"Mr. Todd Thibodeaux (CompTIA CEO)", "Dr. R.F. Kherani (IANT CMD)"
October 22, Ahmedabad, 2016 - CompTIA and IANT (Institute of Advanced Network Technology), India's leading IT training institute, today announced an extension of their partnership for the next two years. Ahmedabad based IANT is the Platinum Training Delivery Partner of CompTIA, the leading provider of vendor-neutral skills certifications for the world information technology (IT) workforce.
During their three years of engagement, IANT has certified close to 15,000 career seekers with CompTIA's IT Fundamentals and Network+ certifications. IANT is well positioned to train and certify upwards of 20,000 students on CompTIA's leading Network+ and IT Fundamentals certification program in the next two years.
To mark the renewal of the agreement, CompTIA's CEO. Todd Thibodeaux will present certificates to 100 selected meritorious students from various Pan-India centers of IANT Educom Pvt. Ltd. in Ahmedabad. CompTIA certifications are recognized around the world as a stamp of professional competence and quality in the IT industry.
"IANT students who earn these industry-recognized certifications will take a great step forward in launching their careers in information technology," said Mr. Thibodeaux. "We are extremely pleased to extend our partnership with IANT in this important workforce development effort. We will continue to assist them with new resources and support. Doing so helps us to fulfill one of our primary missions, which is to prepare the IT workforce to meet the current and future demands of the industry."
Speaking on the occasion, Mr. John McGlinchey, Senior Vice President, CompTIA said, "IANT has proved to be one of our most strategic and important partner in India which is undoubtedly one of our fastest growing markets. We are fully satisfied with the quality of training delivery and the dedication of the IANT team to provide skilled manpower and bridge the skill gap prevalent in this country."
Dr. R.F. Kherani, CMD, IANT, said, "We are proud to be associated with the World's Largest Developer of Vendor-Neutral Technology Certifications, CompTIA. Our students have benefited hugely with the CompTIA IT Fundamentals and Network+ certifications and we are confident that these students will get lucrative employment options in India and abroad. Today IANT are one of the best qualified IT students in India. We are committed to continue our partnership and certify thousands of more students in the next two years. We will give our silent contribution to Skill India."