African-German Virtual Academy offers courses in Information Systems for African students via e-learning and fosters intercultural exchange between African and German students, thus preparing its students for successful careers in Germany and around the world. At the moment we focus on Business Intelligence and Information Management.
Business Intelligence refers to the procedures and processes for the systematic analysis of data in electronic form to enable better operational or strategic decisions. It helps companies to have more comprehensive knowledge of the factors affecting their business. Business intelligence is based on a broad variety of technologies. The ability to understand and master these technologies is a basis to become a data-driven company.
Information Management targets on IT as a means to strenghten the strategic position of a company. It provides methods for the effective and economic supply of the company with the necessary information and uses information as an entrepreneurial resource. Information Management provides long-term planning for the further development of IT and the management of the technical and human resources used.