ALISO VIEJO , California, April 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --
For joint innovation on digital platforms to solve business problems of customers
UST Global, a leading digital technology services company, today announced that it has signed an MoU with The University of Oklahoma by and through the Gallogly College of Engineering, Data Science and Analytics MS program. The MoU will enable joint innovation by UST Global Infinity Labs[TM] and the students on digital platforms to solve business problems of customers.
UST Global Infinity Labs[TM] is building Digital Innovation capabilities across domains like Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Analytics, Robotic Process Automation, UI/UX, Social, Mobile, Augmented Reality, Internet of Things, Blockchain, Cybersecurity, Design Thinking and Enterprise Computing. The MoU will help leverage the academic talent in solving business problems of UST Global's Global 1000 customers. The internship will be for the duration of 3-6 months.
The Infinity Labs[TM] are a core ingredient of UST Global's Innovation-as-a-Service offering. It creates a confluence of Digital Technologies, Human Centered Design, Artificial Intelligence, the company's ecosystem of partners and cutting edge R&D from academia. The Infinity Labs[TM] provide a platform for UST Global employees to get exposed to cutting edge technologies, get access to world-class R&D institutions and disruptive startups from around the world.
Sridhar Radhakrishnan, Professor and Director - School of Computer Science, University of Oklahoma, said, "We are excited to partner with UST Global so that our students have the opportunity to work in partnership. The Data Science and Analytics (DSA) MS program prepares students to be leaders in the development of solutions for large complex data science problems. Our rigorous curriculum brings together algorithmic development, programming expertise, advanced analytics, and systems thinking for to drive business decisions in technology-based industries. UST Global's partnership with the OU DSA program recognizes the critical role that corporations can have in building expertise in this rapidly growing discipline."
Commenting on the MoU, Arun Narayanan, Chief Operating Officer, UST Global, said, "UST Global is truly excited to partner with the University of Oklahoma. Some of the brightest minds from both the organizations will work together on creating innovative solutions to solve key business problems. We also believe this partnership will provide the necessary industry exposure to students as they get ready to jumpstart their career."
About UST Global
UST Global® is a leading digital technology company that provides advanced computing and digital services to large private and public enterprises around the world. Driven by a larger purpose of Transforming Lives and the philosophy of 'fewer clients, more attention', we bring in the entrepreneurial spirit that seeks the fastest path to value in today's digital economy. Our innovative technology services and pioneering social programs make us unique. UST Global is headquartered in Aliso Viejo, California and operates in 25 countries. Our clients include Fortune 500 companies in Banking and Financial Services, Healthcare, Insurance, Retail, High Technology, Manufacturing, Shipping, and Telecom. UST Global believes in building long-lasting, strategic business relationships through agile and client-centric global engagement models that combines local experts & resources with cost, scale, and quality advantages of global operations.