Seven Days Workshop On Cloud Computing

Department of Computer Science and Engineering of Akshaya College of Engineering and Technology in association with ICTACT and EMC2, organized a seven days Workshop on Cloud Computing during the period 23.06.2014 to 28.06.2014 in the college premises for final year Computer Science and Engineering Students.

The Inauguration of this event took place in the august presence of Managing Trustee Shri A.Nagarasan, Chairman Shri T. Subramaniyan, Secretary Shri K. Pavithran, Director Dr.K.Thanushkodi, Joint Director Dr.N.Suguna, Principal Dr.J.Jaya, Prof.P.Damodharan, Head of the Department, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Heads of various Departments and Faculty of Akshaya College of Engineering and Technology.

Mr.K.Sivakumar, Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering of the Organizing college explained the concepts of Cloud Computing and the Computation of Virtualized Data Center. The objective of this program was to introduce career and market-oriented, skill enhancing add-on courses that helps the students for job, self-employment and empowerment.

The session began with a brief introduction about Cloud Infrastructure and Services Associate – EMCCIS Certification. This certificate validates the ability to gain the skills needed to make informed decisions on migrating to the cloud. Cloud Infrastructure and Services (CIS) is an ‘open’ course that covers the principles and concepts of virtualization and cloud Infrastructure technologies. The course is ideal for gaining a broad understanding of the transition from classic data center to virtualized data center to the cloud.

In addition he described the Storage Networking Technologies, Virtual Machine, VLAN and VSAN Technologies, Business Continuity in VDC, Cloud Infrastructure and Service Creation, Cloud Security. Further, he illustrated about the Cloud Migration Consideration and various phases to adopt the cloud.

The program was really effective for the students to improve their knowledge on Cloud Computing and the training would definitely, aid them in doing their mini projects and final year projects. The benefits of this workshop is deeply concerned with the commitment of quality education by creating and promoting interaction with industries to provide up-to-date training and knowledge to the students.