Cloud Information Systems (CIT3230002)

Lecturer (assistant)
Duration4 SWS
TermSommersemester 2023
Language of instructionEnglish
Position within curriculaSee TUMonline
DatesSee TUMonline

Admission information


Upon successful completion of this module, students are able to: - understand and analyze public cloud services. - define the requirements and challenges when architecting, implementing and managing cloud-native information systems. - design cost-efficient and scalable cloud information systems using current cloud technologies.


- Introduction to foundational technologies (virtualization, containers, orchestration) - Architecture of cloud-native information systems (client/server, middleware, microservices) - Cost optimization in public clouds (cost and pricing models) - Economic cloud architecture comparison - Multi-cloud deployments - Implications of SaaS (DevOps, security) - Case studies of public clouds - Case studies of cloud-native information system architectures and their building blocks (e.g., cloud object stores, key/value stores, OLTP DBMS, OLAP DBMS)


IN0010 Introduction to Computer Networking and Distributed Systems (recommended)