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Information Technology Essentials

Eric Frick, Destin Learning

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17 Videos (1h 31m)
    • Introduction

    • Why Study Information Technology?

    • How Does a Computer Work?

    • What are the Different Types of Computers?

    • What is the Software Development Lifecycle?

    • eCommerce Systems

    • Enterprise Applications

    • What is a Relational Database?

    • Overview of Microsoft SQL Server

    • How to Install Microsoft SQL Server

    • What is Cloud Computing?

    • The Top Ten Cloud Computing Vendors

    • Amazon AWS Overview

    • How to Sign Up for a Free Account with Amazon AWS

    • How to Build a Simple Website with Amazon S3

    • The Future of Computing

    • Class Summary


About This Class

This course is designed to be a survey of the major topics of Information Systems. The material covers major topics that drive computing and information technology today. The course is broken down into sections that cover a survey of topics of information systems. These topic include:

  • A basic introduction to computer hardware
  • How computer networks function including the Internet
  • How software is built in industry today
  • An overview of mobile computing
  • Cloud computing and the service that are offered by the leading vendors on the market today
  • Computer security and
  • The future of computing

This course is designed for anyone who wants to have more information about the Information Technology field and is ideal for someone just getting started. Also included is a section for those individuals who desire to start a career in Information Technology and the types of jobs that are available. The course will give you a solid understanding of many of the concepts that drive one of the most important industries in today's world.

6 of 6 students recommendSee All

excellent overview
its amazing ja
I'm only rating this because I was tired of it popping up.
John Bailey

Heavy kek.





Eric Frick

Destin Learning

I have been involved in software development and IT operations for 30 years. I have worked as a Software Developer, Software Development Manager, Software Architect and as an Operations Manager. In addition for the last five years have taught evening classes in various IT related subjects at a local university. I am developing series of on line classes that can provide practical information to students on various IT related topics.

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