PTCL inks Cloud Computing Agreement with AIOU
Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited, the largest Information Communication Technology service provider in Pakistan, has inked an agreement for providing Cloud Computing Services to Allama Iqbal Open University under the umbrella of Cloud Computing Services.
PTCL shall be offering the web space, email, and unified collaboration services bundled with EVO access for the students, teachers and managemtn of AIOU. The service shall benefit more than 1.3 million students of AIOU, enrolled in various courses from across Pakistan. AIOU enrolls more thatn 700000 students every six months and an equal number passes out each semester. The signing ceremony was witnessed by Dr. Nazir A Sangi, VC AIOU and samer Ajjawi, Advisory Team Mumber Business Development Etisalat.
The agreement was signed by Zahid Mahmood, PTCL GM Corporate sales North and Muhammad Bashir AIOU Registrar. Tariq Salman PTCL Chief Technical Officer said at the occasion, PTCL business solutions are designed to enable growth and diversity Taleemi Cloud is a unique product which provides end-to-end data and solution integration and access for remote learning. The service is geared towards filling the void in this underserved segment, and shall provide increased education opportunities in Pakistan.