This grant of equipment and applications from Siemens PLM Software supports a public-private partnership to provide the resources necessary to complete training throughout Hawaii and the Pacific Rim that will impact us nationally and internationally," said Scott Murakami, director, PCATT.
We will work closely with HCC and PCATT to enrich their engineering programs and positively impact their ability to develop top-notch engineers and technologists.
Now students, professionals and career changers no longer have to go to the Mainland and can be trained and certified in Red Hat right here in Hawaii," says Buzz Caraang, PCATT
systems engineer and Red Hat certification examiner.
There's 150 community colleges across the country that essentially do what PCATT
does--offer certifications in response to the needs of local industries.
Started just three years ago as a consortium of the University of Hawai'i's community colleges, PCATT
is already one of the top five among 11,000 Cisco Networking Academies worldwide.
is a consortium of the University of Hawaii community colleges.