Bahrain college inks apps deal with Google
Manama, May 27, 2013
University College of Bahrain has entered into an agreement with Google to provide students, faculty and staff with full access to Google Apps Education Edition.
All students and educators will have the opportunity to be connected to a common e-mail, chat and calendar system and cloud collaboration and social media tools that will enable them to work together and learn more effectively, according to a report in the Gulf Daily News.
"Google Apps will help us communicate with our students, faculty and administration more easily and efficiently, while relieving our IT department of the costs associated with email and collaboration solutions," said technology and innovation executive director Shaikh Abdulla bin Khalid Al Khalifa. – TradeArabia News Service