The inauguration of the Cisco Networking Academy and Nexmoo - Centre of Excellence labs
was held on 17-8-2017 at PSG Institute of Technology and Applied Research, Neelambur, Coimbatore.
A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed between the college and Nexmoo Solutions (India) Pvt.
Ltd at the board room, PSGiTech presided by Shri. L. Gopalakrishnan, Managing Trustee,
PSG Institutions. This was followed by the CISCO Networking Academy inauguration by
Mr. M. Sreevalsan, Head, Cisco Regional Academy Support Centre (South Zone) and the
inauguration of PSGiTech – Nexmoo Centre of Excellence (Mobile and IoT) by Mr. S. Pandiarajan,
Managing Director, Nexmoo Solutions India Pvt. Ltd at the respective labs.
Founded by mobile app experts, Nexmoo creates unparalleled mobility solutions that empower their
customers in realizing their vision. Kicking off with Symbian based mobile apps, their mobility
solutions expertise has grown up to match the needs of all the major smart phones and tablets
today and they are one of the leading mobile app development company in Chennai, India.
Exhibiting their technical prowess in Windows, Android and iOS, their team of experts
have transformed the mobile app development into a business realistic solution which is
to be called enterprise mobility.
Cisco Networking Academy identifies and develops the skills people and businesses need to
thrive in a digital economy. It provides an exclusive online learning platform supports active
and engaged learning, career development, and collaboration. It provides a global network of
500+ Academy Support Centres (ASCs) and Instructor Training Centres (ITCs) guide local academies
An institution is eligible to conduct CCNA certification courses for students by becoming an
academic member of Cisco Networking Academy. CCNA comprises of four modules covering routing
and switching Essentials. The duration of CCNA certification course is two semesters.
Students from second and third year were enrolled in the certification program. To
become a networking academy, a CISCO bundle [comprising of three routers and three switches]
should be purchased. In this regard, a CISCO bundle worth Rs. 5,00,000/- (approx.) has
been purchased by PSGiTech.
Nexmoo centre of Excellency is planning to conduct training programs, workshops and internships
for students in Mobile application development and Internet of Things field. Students will be
able to do projects under the guidance of Nexmoo personnel based on which placements of
final year students would be done with the same company. A test bed worth Rs. 1,00,000/
is provided by the company which would be used in this regard.