The Skill Elevation Club of the Department of Computer Science & Applications of S.A College of Arts & Science organized a seminar on INDUSTRY EXPECTATIONS FOR A CLOUD EXPERT” on 19th  January 2023 in SACAS Preview Theatre.

The resource person was Mr.S.Vigneswaran, Senior Lead-Client Solution Specialist, Coron Technologies.

Around 200 students of all streams attended the session.

The Seminar aimed to provide students with an understanding of the skills and knowledge that are currently in demand in the field of Cloud Computing as well as the expectations of employers in the industry.

One of the main topics discussed at the seminar was the importance of hands-on experience and practical skills. The guest emphasized that while having a solid theoretical understanding of cloud computing is important, it is also crucial for students to have experience working with cloud platforms and tools, such as AWS, Azure, and Google Cloud Platform. 


He also highlighted the need for students to be familiar with programming languages such as Python, Java, and JavaScript, as well as experience with automation and configuration management tools like Ansible, Puppet, and Chef.

Another important topic discussed at the seminar was the importance of soft skills in the field of cloud computing. The guest pointed that having strong communication skills and the ability to work effectively in a team are critical for success in the industry. He also highlighted the need for cloud experts to be able to think strategically and have a strong understanding of business operations and processes.

The seminar also provided students with an opportunity to ask questions and seek advice from the guest. Many students asked about the best ways to gain experience and stand out in the field, as well as the most in-demand certifications and qualifications.

Finally, the session ended with vote of thanks given by Ms.Rajeswari Janavikulam from III-year BCA.

In conclusion, the seminar on “INDUSTRY EXPECTATIONS FOR A CLOUD EXPERT” provided valuable insights for students and young professionals looking to enter the field of cloud computing. 

It highlighted the importance of hands-on experience, practical skills, soft skills and certifications in the industry and the expectations of employers. It is a stepping stone for the students to align their skills and knowledge with the industry requirements and be successful in the field.