Organizations can develop competitive edge through exploitation of digital technologies namely cloud computing, big data and analytics, mobile networks, social media, and the Internet of Things. By effectively leveraging these technologies they can go beyond boosting efficiency and drive new business models, develop new revenue streams, or drive other material changes that lead to an increase in the top or bottom lines. A number of companies such as Amazon, Netflix, Uber, GE, Nike etc. have successfully managed to transform their business to digital business. The “Digital Business: Technologies and Transformation” workshop will help the students understand the fundamentals of the digital technologies and the principles and practices that lead to successful digital transformation.
Data Management: By accurately recording data, updating and tracking them on an efficient and regular basis, companies can address their challenges on one hand and make use of the immense potential offered by this sector on the other hand. Database management systems are therefore crucial and important links in the creation as well as management of data. They are needed for effective running and management of data. One of the most popular database management system, available in the market is called relational database management system, because they are very easy and simple to operate. Topics include Database Design, ER Modeling and SQL basics. We will use MySQL server to practice the implementation of DB and querying of the data. The students will be given hands-on class activities to enable problem based learning environment.