IIT Roorkee Launches Online Cloud Computing and DevOps Course
The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Roorkee is about to launch its postgraduate certification in Cloud Computing and DevOps. The course will be offered online in conjunction with WileyNXT.
The duo are already offering postgraduate certification in AI for BFSI & AI for Digital Business and e-commerce. The Cloud Computing and DevOps program is a new addition to the existing list of programs.
The seven-month course will provide training on relevant cloud skills. The program is designed by the faculty of IIT Roorkee, together with the Wiley Innovation Advisory Council and leading business leaders in emerging technologies.
The first batch of the program is scheduled to start on September 12. Entry-level professionals with at least two years of experience, with knowledge of computer systems, programming and debugging, and proficiency in at least one language, are eligible for this program. . Upon successful completion of the course, a joint certificate from Wiley and IIT-Roorkee will be provided.
Vikas Gupta, Managing Director of Wiley India, said: “Due to the advantage of its demographic dividend, India has great potential to meet the demand for skilled IT talent. This requires extensive training and skills of existing talent and workforce. Today, aspirants with niche digital skills are the most sought after in the booming IT industry. With our new Cloud Computing & DevOps focused program, we strive to open doors to new growth paths and opportunities for skilled talent in our country.
Professor Sateesh Kumar Peddoju, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, IIT-Roorkee said, “A profession in the cloud has a bright future ahead of it. Cloud Computing & DevOps has seen a steady increase in its demand in workplaces and industries. It will continue to grow more and more in the years to come. To meet this demand, it is extremely essential to train candidates and aspiring learners so that they are ready to conquer the workplaces of the future. We are extremely excited to launch this new program as part of our collaboration with WileyNXT. “
Professor Ajit Kumar Chaturvedi, Director of IIT Roorkee, said: “We are pleased to collaborate with WileyNXT to make cloud computing accessible to a wider audience. For course participants, this will open a door to an entirely new world.
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