In the present technological era, IT industry is looking for developers who are well versed with various emerging and roboust technologies, one of them being Cloud computing. It is a tremendous innovation in the digital landscape that has changed the way IT solutions are delivered and will hold the key in futuristic application development. Keeping in view the same, the Department of Computer Science organised a workshop to enlighten the students and faculty with immense benefits and never ending sphere of implementations of cloud computing. The resource person for the workshop was Mr. Mani Madhukar from the Global IT Giant, IBM – inceptors of numerous innovative and resource management technologies. Mr. Madhukar started the workshop by introducing the Cloud Computing framework, its various Service Models and Application and Integration layers.
He explained the Cloud concepts which are are being mapped with Softlayer and Bluemix to provide end users with rich computing experience. He also highlighted the importance of IaaS & PaaS in achieviing efficient resource management in cloud environments. To ensure encalculation of what was specified in the workshop, IBM offered 30-day free access to IBM PaaS to the young technocrats and the faculty of the college. In the veledictory address, Principal Dr. B.C. Josan emphasised on the need of cosntant knowledge upgradation to face the challenges lying ahead in the field of IT industry. He thanked IBM for providing free IBM PaaS and motivated the faculty and students to make maximum use of the cloud service being offered by IBM and put to action the learings of the workshop. With the versatile methodology adapted by Mr. Madhukar, 200 faculty and students of computer department were benefitted.