101-0509-00L  Infrastructure Management 1: Process

SemesterAutumn Semester 2019
LecturersB. T. Adey, C. Kielhauser
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionEnglish
CommentRemark: Former Title "Infrastructure Management Systems".

AbstractThe course provides an introduction to the steps included in the infrastructure management process.
ObjectiveUpon completion of the course, students will
- understand the steps required to manage infrastructure effectively, and
- understand the complexity of these steps.
ContentThe lectures are structured as follows:
- Introduction
- Setting goals and constraints
- Predicting the future
- Determining and justifying interventions
- Determining and justifying monitoring
- Converting programs to projects
- Analysing projects
- Ensuring good information
- Ensuring a well run organisation
- Describing the IM process
- Evaluating the IM process
Lecture notesAppropriate reading / and study material will be handed out during the course.
Transparencies will be handed out at the beginning of each class.
LiteratureAppropriate literature will be handed out when required.