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Open source software in Information Technology education

Mohamed, Norshidah and , Muhammad Sadry and Hussein, Ramlah (2009) Open source software in Information Technology education. In: International Conference on Information Management and Engineering, 2009.

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As Malaysia strengthens its position as an outsourcing hub, there continues to be many job opportunities in information technology in Malaysia. This paper looks at the ranking of open source software skills in demand. Further, it provides insights into graduates' perception of usefulness for courses using open source software versus proprietary software at a local institution of higher learning.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (UNSPECIFIED)
Additional Information: 4706/830
Uncontrolled Keywords: educational course , graduate perception , higher learning , hub , information technology education , open source software skill , outsourcing
Subjects: L Education > L Education (General)
L Education > LB Theory and practice of education
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes (Can select more than one option. Press CONTROL button): Kulliyyah of Information and Communication Technology
Kulliyyah of Information and Communication Technology
Depositing User: Ms Zati Atiqah Mohamad Tanuri
Date Deposited: 04 Jul 2011 10:14
Last Modified: 11 Jan 2016 14:27
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/830

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