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MSIS 647 - Global Information Systems (3)

Studies both the flow of global data and major global data bases. Global data includes all forms of digital information including Internet traffic patterns, cell phone usage, email, texting, video, audio, commercial transactions, software updates on globally-distributed systems, and other components of international data flow. Major global databases include such entities as various national privacy policies, international agreements on data transparency and data sharing, transportation tracking, passenger tracking, public health disease reporting, bioterrorism alerts, and computer viruses/malicious code tracking. Restricted to Graduate level; Information Systems majors