Inaugurating the workshop Prof.(Dr.) Anil Kumar Pandey, Director General (R&D and QIP) stated that this is a unique initiative taken by GNIT Institution towards the emerging demand of open source technology in IT Industries. The modern times demand from engineering students is to have capabilities in hardware, software, networking and applications on a platform which provides open source computing.
He also said that Our former President Dr. A.P.J Abdul Kalam emphasized long back for all institutions and establishments, particularly those of strategic importance to work on open source platform.
On this Ocassion Mr. Prashant khare Training and Placement Head (GNIT) and one of the core committee member(CEOSCA) stated that as an Institution we have taken a step towards the IT industry demand and we are looking forward for more support from Industry.
It was a tremendous success among the students and faculty members as visible from their overwhelming response. The Departments of Computer Science and Engineering, Information Technology and MCA took lead in organizing the workshop and making it a success.
Source: Anamika Pandit, Sr.PR Executive