Huawei Ethiopia Company Capacity Building program at Jimma University

Huawei Ethiopia Company Capacity Building program at Jimma University

A team of technical experts and managements from Huawei Ethiopia Company visited Jimma University on Friday, November 26/2021. The crew was warmly welcomed by Jimma University president, Dr. Jemal Abafita and all other JU top managements. 

The aim of the visit was to establish collaboration between Huawei Company and Jimma University and provide capacity building technical training on Huawei Data Center, Storage, Wi-Fi platform, and other indispensable technologies in the university.

Accordingly, Mr. Jerry Chen (Huawei Ethiopia CEO), Mr. Charles Ding (deputy CEO of Huawei Ethiopia) and Mr. Michael Aschenaki (Educational Account Manager), and three other technical experts, had valuable discussion with Jimma University president.

During the discussion Dr. Jemal Abafita raised cross-cutting issues relevant to the aims of the visit.  Among others, modernizing JU ICT infrastructure such as the Data Centers, opening technology innovation center, establishing Huawei academy and Huawei talent center in JU, and establishing a Mobile Health Center for JU hospital were pivotal issues of the discussion.

In the meantime, Mr. Esmael Kedir Jimma University ICT director lead the team to visit rooms prepared for new Data Center Project on the basement of the head quarter building to improve the traditional (existing data center) in to efficient, high performing,  more secure and modern data center.