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Saiwu Lin

Senior Lecturer

Department of MIS, Marketing, and Analytics
Saunders College of Business

585-475-4713
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Saiwu Lin

Senior Lecturer

Department of MIS, Marketing, and Analytics
Saunders College of Business

Education

MS, University of Arizona

585-475-4713

Currently Teaching

MGIS-320
3 Credits
Transforming data into information is critical for making business decisions. This course introduces students to the concepts of data, information and the business database management systems (DBMS) used by modern organizations. Exercises and hands-on projects are used to model the information needs of an organization and implement and query databases using applications such as Microsoft Access and SQL.
MGIS-425
3 Credits
This course builds upon the basic concepts from Database Management Systems. Students work in a real-world business database development environment and gain hands-on experience in advanced database querying language, such as Oracle PL/SQL. Students learn to analyze business processes and, using tools such as Oracle, develop fully functioning database prototype systems to support them.
MGIS-725
3 Credits
This course discusses issues associated with data capture, organization, storage, extraction, and modeling for planned and ad hoc reporting. Enables student to model data by developing conceptual and semantic data models. Techniques taught for managing the design and development of large database systems including logical data models, concurrent processing, data distributions, database administration, data warehousing, data cleansing, and data mining.

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