The stakes are huge when it comes to closing the skills gap between higher education curricula and workforce needs.
Henceforth the Cloud is at the center of innovation within enterprises and organizations. So it is now critical to demystifying coding and making it more accessible. The Academic Initiative for Cloud focuses on that curve combing inter alia:
open-standards-based Bluemix catalog includes over 100 tools and services of open-source technologies combined with IBM and third-party services like Watson, Internet of Things, Big Data & Analytics, and Mobile, among many others,
more than 250 courses and programs that will utilize educational materials, technologies and methodologies from IBM with a focus on using Bluemix ,
a new Student Developer Community that helps students get started on their journey of cloud education,
Girls Who Code to introd…