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GCO3823 - Enterprise programming

6 points, SCA Band 2, 0.125 EFTSL

Undergraduate Faculty of Information Technology

Leader: D Thomson


Gippsland First semester 2007 (Day)
Gippsland First semester 2007 (Off-campus)
Hong Kong CID Second semester 2007 (Off-campus)
Malaysia First semester 2007 (Day)
Singapore First semester 2007 (Off-campus)


Distributed database systems: clients, servers, application servers, database servers, clusters of servers. Implementation issues: performance, security, transactions. Enterprise application server capabilities: hot deployment, clean shutdown, clustering, farming, load balancing, automatic fail-over. Enterprise application coding: DBMS access, distributed components, messaging services, authentication, authorization, encryption, transactions, fat and thin clients. Enterprise application software development tools. Access to the University's computer systems through an Internet service provider is compulsory for off-campus students.


Assignments (2): 40%
Examination (3 hours): 60%

Contact hours

4 hours per week


FIT1007 or GCO1812 or equivalent


CSE3450, GCO4823