Academic Catalog

IS748 MOBILE AND PERVASIVE COMPUTING

Course Code: 9010748
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 8.0
Department: Information Systems
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Graduate
Course Coordinator: Assoc.Prof.Dr. PEKN ERHAN EREN
Offered Semester: Fall or Spring Semesters.

Course Content

This course provides an overview of technical issues related to mobile and pervasive computing, while also highlighting business implications of these evolving technologies. The course content covers pervasive computing fundamentals, past, present and future applications, recent technological developments, challenges and outlook. Topics including Smart Devices and Services, Smart Mobiles, Cards and Device Networks, Human Computer Interaction in Pervasive Systems, Tagging, Sensing and Controlling, Context-Aware Systems, Ubiquitous Communication, Management of Smart Devices are explored from technology as well as business aspects.