Artificial Intelligence was once exclusively the bastion
of theoretical computer science. However, today, AI has stepped out
of the ivory tower and is making inroads into the mainstream of
Information systems technology.
Advances in intelligent
text searching, tools for parsing human English, and simulated
cognition and reasoning are now becoming incorporated into
mainstream systems, many of which are available on the
This seminar is
designed to make the IT professional technologically aware of the
areas of AI that are beginning to permeate mainstream systems. This
high-level technology seminar will examine the state of AI in the
IT marketplace and examine those areas that will have the greatest
application for emerging technology.
The use of Artificial
Intelligence in the areas include E-Commerce, Data Warehousing and
Online Services will be examined with a eye toward the use of AI in
commercial IT areas of Finance, marketing and retail
This course is designed for the working
Oracle professional and the amount of previous experience with
Oracle is incidental.
Previous experience with relational database management and SQL is
helpful, but this class is self-contained and has no formal