Staff Reporter

COIMBATORE: PSG College of Technology has entered into an agreement with EMC (Benelux) B.V. SARL, a subsidiary of EMC Corporation.

According to a release from EMC{+2}, under the agreement the college will join the EMC Academic Alliance Programme (EAA) in India and will offer a course in Information Storage Technology starting from January 2008. The MoU was signed by R. Rudramoorthy, principal, PSG College of Technology, and Manoj Chugh, president, EMC India and SAARC region, here on Monday.

As part of the programme, the college would receive vendor agnostic curriculum, course content, learning materials, faculty training and software simulators developed by EMC to provide training to their students. It would also provide programme support in terms of examination papers and sample assignments.

Dr. Rudramoorthy said that the agreement would enable the students to learn about the latest technologies in information storage and management space, the fastest growing segment in the Information Technology industry.

Mr. Chugh remarked that they had already tied up with over 75 education institutions in India.