Starting in academic year 2017 Poornima JIET Education Foundation and IBM collaborated to setup an IBM Lab in its campuses to help students and faculty members enhance their skills in areas of Internet of Things (IoT), Cloud Computing & Business Intelligence.
The aim is to develop sufficient industry needed skills for manpower on critical emerging technology area such as Cloud, Mobility, Analytics and Cyber security. An innovative curriculum has been developed for the programs jointly and will be delivered by IBM designated subject matter experts and institution faculty jointly. The curriculum caters to the various skill requirements of organizations across the world including Banks, Computer Services, Education, Healthcare, Insurance, Manufacturing, Retail and other industries.
IBM designated experts will be available at Poornima & JIET, Jodhpur to conduct classes face to face, to ensure that the knowledge and skills are imparted effectively.
An IBM Lab has been setup at all campuses of Poornima & JIET. In this Lab, IBM has provided relevant IBM software & curriculum content for following courses:
- Internet of Things (IOT) for Application Development and Deployment using IBM BlueMix;
- Cloud Computing for Application Development and Deployment for Cloud using IBM BlueMix;
- Business Intelligence for Application Development and Deployment using IBM BlueMix;
The programs bring together the current software content, real-world industry experiences, hands on lab courses and case studies for the participants. IBM is conducting various faculty development programs to enhance the capabilities of the institution in the emerging technology areas.
The institution faculty will be able to use the IBM software in the lab for their non-commercial research interests. A joint committee has been setup between Poornima JIET Education Foundation and IBM that will continuously recommend on course curriculum, content, delivery etc. The Committee will monitor and review the activities under these Programs and recommend decisions with respect to any aspect regarding programs.
While each program participant will receive the printed course material from IBM, they will have access to various IBM online forums for additional study material and resources to interact with experts & participate in discussions. The participants will receive certification from IBM at the completion of the course. Experts from IBM will provide real world challenges for project experience and also mentor the students through the various phases of these projects
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