IBM (International Business Machines Corporation) is an American multinational technology company headquartered in Armonk, New York, United States, with operations in over 170 countries. Our department has a standing collaboration with IBM through IBM’s Academic Initiative. Partnership focuses include trainings and research. Accordingly, numerous trainings have been conducted by IBM and department’s staff on the areas of Mobile Application Programming, Application Security, and Big Data. More than 30 students and faculty are currently certified in a number of IBM products.