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Hours to complete

Approx. 9 hours to complete

Suggested: 4 weeks of study, 2-3 hours/week...
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English

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Beginner Level

Beginner Level

Hours to complete

Approx. 9 hours to complete

Suggested: 4 weeks of study, 2-3 hours/week...
Available languages

English

Subtitles: English

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
Hours to complete
3 hours to complete

Welcome to the Course!

Welcome! In this module, you will be introduced to cybersecurity, mobility, and to the organization for this course. You will also see Chris and Mandy from SAP for the first time. They will be with us throughout the course. At the end of the module, you will have a chance to gauge your incoming knowledge of some of the concepts that will be presented in this course. If you struggle to answer any of the questions in this quiz, that's good! That means this course will be a good fit for you, where you will learn these answers and more! Also, all videos in this course have embedded quizzes. Hope you enjoy the learning process....
Reading
3 videos (Total 9 min), 6 readings, 2 quizzes
Video3 videos
Next Steps – How to Successfully Complete This Course2m
SAP's Chris and Mandy on Corporate Mobility Trends4m
Reading6 readings
Learning Objectives2m
Mobility is Changing the World17m
What is Cybersecurity?30m
Enterprise Mobility and Its impact on IT30m
CIO Strategies for Consumerization:The Future of Enterprise Mobile Computing10m
Managing Employees’ Use of Mobile Technologies to Minimize Work-Life Balance Impacts30m
Quiz2 practice exercises
Cybersecurity Reading Quiz16m
Challenge Your Existing Knowledge!30m
Week
2
Hours to complete
3 hours to complete

Mobility Inc.

In this module you will be exposed to everything that is mobility. You will learn that mobility is not just about smartphones and tablets. In the context of the Internet of Things, it has become a much broader concept. You will also be introduced to how the entire global workforce trend toward mobility changes the way businesses operate....
Reading
6 videos (Total 25 min), 4 readings, 1 quiz
Video6 videos
Mobility and Cloud Computing2m
Mobility and Globalization6m
Mobility and the Modern Workforce3m
Mobility and the Internet of Things4m
SAP's Chris and Mandy on BYOD and Policy Management5m
Reading4 readings
Learning Objectives2m
Mobility and the Internet of Things – CIO Executive Interview20m
Using Mobile Technology to Improve Maternal Health and Fight Ebola: A Case Study of Mobile Innovation in Nigeria.30m
Increasing Organizational Performance by Transforming into a Mobile Enterprise30m
Quiz1 practice exercise
Mobility Inc. Quiz30m
Week
3
Hours to complete
5 hours to complete

Cybersecurity

In this module we will cover issues pertaining to cybersecurity and its relevance in today’s connected world. You will learn how mobility has been a true game changer in relation to the cyber realm. Corporate IT boundaries are no longer constrained to a building. Increasingly, more and more people have the capacity to connect remotely using various means. This absolutely has cybersecurity implications....
Reading
3 videos (Total 14 min), 5 readings, 3 quizzes
Video3 videos
SAP's Chris and Mandy on Mobility, Cybersecurity, and IoT7m
The Mobility Threat Ecosystem4m
Reading5 readings
Learning Objectives2m
Cybersecurity in the Age of Mobility: Building a Mobile Infrastructure that Promotes Productivity30m
Why IT Executives Should Help Employees Secure Their Home Computers30m
Effective Information Security Requires a Balance of Social and Technology Factors.10m
The Evolution of Information Governance at Intel30m
Quiz2 practice exercises
Home Computer Security Reading Quiz16m
Cybersecurity Quiz30m
Week
4
Hours to complete
4 hours to complete

What's Next?

In this module we will cover areas that point to the future of cybersecurity and mobility. Mobility will continue to evolve as will IoT and things that are not even on our radar presently. For that reason you will be introduced to the Gartner Hype Cycle, which will provide you with a view industry usually has about various technologies and how they may fare in the long term....
Reading
5 videos (Total 12 min), 5 readings, 2 quizzes
Video5 videos
SAP's Chris and Mandy on the Future of Mobility and Cybersecurity3m
The Future of Cybersecurity2m
The Future of Mobility4m
Video Conclusion40s
Reading5 readings
Learning Objectives2m
IT Consumerization: When Gadgets Turn into Enterprise IT Tools.30m
Cybersecurity and Mobility: Securing the Mobile Frontier30m
Achieving High Performance in a Mobile and Green Workplace: Lessons from Microsoft Netherlands30m
The Future of Mobility: Scenarios for the United States in 2030.10m
Quiz2 practice exercises
IT Consumerization Reading Quiz16m
Final Quiz30m
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Top Reviews

By EIJul 12th 2016

A good introduction to the subject of computer security and mobile security. More of a general subject and not vert in depth, but a great start.

By MTMay 14th 2017

Great Course and Great materials. Very insightful into this very deep subject of Cybersecurity and correlation with other aspects of Technology.

Instructor

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Dr. Humayun Zafar

Associate Professor of Information Security and Assurance
Information Systems

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About the Cybersecurity: Developing a Program for Your Business Specialization

Cybersecurity is an essential business skill for the evolving workplace. For-profit companies, government agencies, and not-for-profit organizations all need technologically proficient, business-savvy information technology security professionals. In this Specialization, you will learn about a variety of processes for protecting business assets through policy, education and training, and technology best practices. You’ll develop an awareness of the risks and cyber threats or attacks associated with modern information usage, and explore key technical and managerial topics required for a balanced approach to information protection. Topics will include mobility, the Internet of Things, the human factor, governance and management practices....
Cybersecurity: Developing a Program for Your Business

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