Information Systems Lab


Course Description

The purpose of this laboratory course is to practically explore modern techniques to build large-scale distributed information systems. Participants will work in groups of three or more students and develop projects in several phases.

The course is offered in Spring semesters, and is co-taught by Prof. Donald Kossmann, Prof. Moira Norrie.

The course will be organized in three phases:

  • Initial meeting and topic assignments TBA
  • Project group work (individual work, arrange meeting with your advisor, around 10 hours/week)
  • Common Final presentation (TBA, towards end of semester)

Project Topics

Group Allocation



Donald Kossmann, Moira Norrie