AWANTEC TARGETS TO TRAIN 5,000 PUBLIC SECTOR EMPLOYEES
Cyberjaya, 1 July 2022 – AwanBiru Technology Berhad (Awantec or the Group), a leading Technology and Talent Digitalisation Enabler targets to train 5,000 employees in the public sector for FY2023. Officially appointed as a Google Cloud Authorised Training Partner (ATP), Awantec is now able to deliver certified curriculum courses from the Google Cloud Platform to users in both the public and private sectors, including the general public.
Awantec, as Google Cloud's exclusive Managed Service Provider (MSP) to the Government of Malaysia under the Cloud Framework Agreement (CFA), looks to drive not just the adoption of Google Cloud technology and solutions but also provide the necessary upskilling opportunities for the transformation agenda outlined under the MyDIGITAL blueprint.
Awantec is currently a Premier Partner of Google Cloud serving the public sector of Malaysia. The Group seeks to offer official training to public sector employees whilst empowering them to adopt Google Cloud technologies in light of the recent adoption and shift towards digitalisation.
“Awantec can support the Government of Malaysia in its efforts to execute the MyDIGITAL Blueprint and in achieving its digital transformation goals, with a specific focus on upskilling talent. To start, we target to conduct instructor-led training for 5,000 learners in FY2023. The training and upskilling are delivered in various modes which include online, on-demand, and in-classroom training as well as customised labs and workshops.”, said Awantec CEO, Rezal Rahman.
The Group was also recently awarded the 2021 Google Cloud Public Sector Partner of the Year in Asia Pacific. It was recognised for its achievements in the Google Cloud ecosystem, helping various government agencies in Malaysia improve efficiency and productivity through greater collaboration and digital transformation.
“The Awantec advantage is in our ATP team working in tandem with our MSP team to provide end-to-end solutions, from implementation through migration and training. This aligns with the Group’s strategy to broaden products and services offerings as well as widen our customer base moving forward.”, added Rezal Rahman.
Awantec signed a Cloud Framework Agreement (CFA) with the Malaysian Administrative Modernisation and Management Planning Unit (MAMPU) together with Google Cloud Malaysia Sdn Bhd in March 2022. As an MSP provider, Awantec looks to support the government agencies with Google Cloud Platform services like data analytics, cloud migration, and cloud-based systems integration, as well as products and training related to artificial intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML), Maps, Compute, Storage, and Workspace.