[ 921INSYWISK13 ] KV Web Information Systems

Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
4,5 ECTS M1 - Master's programme 1. year Computer Science Werner Retschitzegger 3 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Master's programme Computer Science 2022W
Objectives Graduates understand the specific characteristics of both, information systems for the Web and the Web as information system. They have knowledge about appropriate concepts, methods, technologies, and tools for designing, implementing, and evaluating such digital ecosystems.
Subject Modeling and model-driven development of WebIS

  • theorethical foundations of distribution
  • focusing on distributed database specifics regarding, e.g.
  • consistency
  • availability and scalability
  • Web Data Management
  • focusing on Web content engineering including NoSQL
  • NewSQL
  • Graph-based and XML-based stores
  • Web querying
  • Web Intelligence
  • specific categories of WebIS such as Social, Semantic, Persuasive, IoT- and Crowd-based WebIS
Criteria for evaluation Exam, exercises (work in groups), oral participation
Methods Slide-based lecture and accompanying exercises
Language German or English, depending on the participants
Study material Will be announced during course.
Changing subject? No
Further information
On-site course
Maximum number of participants -
Assignment procedure Direct assignment