Course: System Integration and Architecture

University: Muhammad Nawaz Sharif University of Agriculture Multan

Course Code: IT-407

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisites: None

Recommended Text Book:

  1. Enterprise Architecture for Integration: Rapid Delivery Methods and Technologies by Clive Finkelstein, Artech House Print on Demand; 1st Edition (March 31, 2006). ISBN-10: 1580537138
  2. Systems Integration (Systems Engineering) by Jeffrey Grady, CRC-Press; 1st Edition (September 30, 1994). ISBN-10: 0849378311
  3. The Business of Systems Integration by Andrea Prencipe, Andrew Davies, Mike Hobday. Oxford University Press, USA (June 30, 2005). ISBN -10: 019926323X
  4. Enterprise Integration: An Architecture for Enterprise Application and Systems Integration by Fred A. Cummins, Wiley; 1 st Edition (February 14, 2002). ISBN-10: 0471400106.

Reference Books/Material: 

Marks Distribution: Mid Term – 18 Marks | Final Term – 38 Marks | Sessionals (Homework, Classwork, Labwork, Quizzes, Presentations, Project , Attendance) – 4 Marks |  Total – 60 Marks

Topics Covered ( 15 Weeks Plan)
Week# Lecture Topics Resources/Assignments/Quiz’s/Presentation/Projects
01  Introduction to Course – Overview & Grading Scheme – The EEA  Week-1,
02  Zachman Framework for Enterprise Architecture  Week-2, PHP Projects for Analysis,
03  Traditional Approaches to System Development & Enterprise Engineering  Week-3, Assignment-1, Assignment Top Sheet
04  Balanced Score Card & Strategy Maps  Week-4
05  BSC & SM Implemented Examples by MANAGEMENT CENTER (Discussion)  Week-5, Quiz-1
06  Business Continuity Planing  Week-6
07  Strategy Analysis & Steps in Business Planing  Week-7, Topic 3.1 & 3.2 by Clive Finkelstein
08  Step by Step Approach for Governance Analysis and GA Framework  Week-8, Topic 4.3 by Clive Finkelstein – Assignment-2
09  Evolution of System Development Methodologies and Strategies for EA Implemention  Week-9, Topic 5.1 & 5.7 by Clive Finkelstein
10  Business Driven Data Mapping for Integrated Data  Week-10, Chapter 6 by by Clive Finkelstein,  Quiz-2
11  Strategic Alignment Matrices and Activity Modeling Concepts  Week-11, Chapter 8 by Clive Finkelstein
12  Business Normalization & types  Week-12, Chapter 9 by Clive Finkelstein – Assignment-3
13  Menu, Screen designs and Performance Analysis  Week-13, Chapter 10 by Clive Finkelstein
14  Web Services for Real Time Integration  Week-14, Chapter 13 by Clive Finkelstein, Quiz-3
15  Managing and Delivering Enterprise Architecture  Week-15, Chapter 15 by Clive Finkelstein

Rest the lecture resources will be provided to concerned CR/GR.

Presentation: Presentations will be started after Mid Terminal Exam.

I pray that Allah give you the strength and wisdom to learn.