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About ibm academic initiative


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About ibm academic initiative

  1. 1. IBM Academic Initiative http:// /university http:// /in/university In-demand skills for an On Demand world
  2. 2. IBM’s technology leadership <ul><li>The world’s largest: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Information technology company </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Information technology research organization </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Business and technology services provider </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Information technology financing company </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Operating in 180 countries across 6 continents globally </li></ul><ul><li>Patent leadership leads the way in open standards and open source </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Over 40,000 patents </li></ul></ul>* Business Week
  3. 3. IBM Academic Initiative <ul><li>The IBM Academic Initiative was created to respond to the industry’s demand for IT skills, and to promote open standards worldwide </li></ul><ul><li>Partner with colleges and universities to drive open standards using open source and IBM technologies for teaching purposes </li></ul>
  4. 4. IBM Academic Initiative offerings <ul><li>IBM middleware and tools </li></ul><ul><li>Access to IBM hardware </li></ul><ul><li>Course materials and textbooks </li></ul><ul><li>Curriculum assessment services </li></ul><ul><li>Education for faculty and IT staff </li></ul><ul><li>Certifications </li></ul><ul><li>Tutorials, articles and Redbooks </li></ul><ul><li>Forums, webcasts and newsletters </li></ul>
  5. 5.            <ul><li>TGMC 2007 Objectives – Run in 24 States </li></ul><ul><li>Strengthen relationship with colleges and ensure IBM Middleware stays in the college labs for a duration. </li></ul><ul><li>Build database of students who apply the knowledge of software in solving business problems </li></ul><ul><li>Ensure students use IBM Middleware in their college projects </li></ul><ul><li>Build IBM Middleware skilled students repository l across the country, helping business . </li></ul> Job Portal <ul><li>Project INVITE Objectives – Run in 4 States </li></ul><ul><li>Help build a repository of E-Governance solutions/prototypes, open source products and IBM Technologies and make it freely available to government agencies, solution providers and academia. </li></ul><ul><li>Involve students for creating solutions for local , real time E-Governance </li></ul> <ul><li>Student Job Portal – Across India </li></ul><ul><li>Build database of IBM skilled student resumes </li></ul><ul><li>Connect available IBM skill-set in the market to IBM and Business partners. </li></ul><ul><li>Give Recruiters a platform to advertise openings for IBM skilled manpower </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>Student Job Portal : </li></ul><ul><li>Repository of 1500 plus IBM skilled student resumes . </li></ul><ul><li>27 Recruiters registered on the site. </li></ul>3 Centre of Excellence ( CoE) established in 2007 in Rational, IM & Websphere 4 till date 24 States covered 72 1998 Colleges reached 323 5787 Faculty registration 1478 62400 Student registration INVITE 2007 TGMC 2007 Activity
  7. 7. Curriculum consultation: Areas to consider <ul><li>Programming: Consider using Eclipse or Rational Application Developer as an IDE (and don’t forget the huge COBOL install base!). </li></ul><ul><li>Introductory Programming: Are you currently using Java? If not, consider including Java in an introduction to programming class. </li></ul><ul><li>Software Engineering, Methodology, or OO Design: Consider using Rational modeling tools for labs. </li></ul><ul><li>Database: Consider including Derby, Cloudscape and DB2. </li></ul><ul><li>Operating Systems: Consider Linux. </li></ul><ul><li>Business Intelligence: Consider Data Warehouse and WebSphere. </li></ul><ul><li>Service Oriented Architecture: Consider cross brand products and tools. </li></ul><ul><li>Security Monitoring and Network Management: Consider Tivoli. </li></ul><ul><li>Internet Access and Protocol: Consider WebSphere. </li></ul><ul><li>IBM server technology as a “platform of choice” </li></ul>
  8. 8. Course Curriculum Inclusion – This year till now DB2 WebSphere Rational MCA 2 HNGU, Gujrat 4 DB2 M.Tech. (CS) 1 IP University, Delhi 7 6 5 3 2 1 ITIM SOA, B.Tech. (CS) B.Tech. (IT) 50 M.Tech. (CS) M.Tech. (CS) B.Tech. (CS) B.Tech. (IT) B.E. (IT) MCA Course SOA 1 BPTU, Orissa ITIM SOA, 1 Kalaslingam, TN SOA 115 RGPV, MP ITIM 100 UPTU, UP DB2 25 Rajasthan Technical University, Raj. IBM Technology/Tools No of Colleges (295) Universities (07)
  9. 9. <ul><li>Professional certification </li></ul><ul><ul><li> </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Student Opportunity System </li></ul><ul><ul><li> </li></ul></ul><ul><li>IBM’s resources for developers </li></ul><ul><ul><li> </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Download IBM Courseware & Software </li></ul><ul><ul><li> </li></ul></ul><ul><li>AI activities in India </li></ul><ul><ul><li> </li></ul></ul>Important links
  10. 10. Faculty members - Click here to join Download Courseware & software
  11. 11. THANKS!