Department of Computer Science and Engineering
Report on Industrial visit at
IBM India Pvt Ltd and Softenger Pvt.Ltd, Pune
December 21-23, 2015
Industrial visit was carried out at IBM India Pvt Ltd and Softenger Pvt Ltd ,Pune during 21-23 December,2015 especially for semester-3 student. The main objective behind the visit was to make student aware about how IT industries work and various activities related to software development are carried out in company and which kind of skills are required to get placed. We 3 faculties along with 22 students left for visit at 1.00 p.m on 20/12/2015 from Institute and took about 19 hours to reach at pune, Maharastra. After refreshment we reached at IBM at 10.00 am on 21/12/2015.
1. IBM India Pvt Ltd.
IBM India Pvt Ltd is located in Raajiv Gandhi InfoTech park, Hinjewadi in Pune. As soon as we reached company premise we were guided by Ms.Shital Soni to get entry and Visitor IDs. The guest lecture was given by Mr.Sarvesh Patel about how company was established and how Pune center works. It was great to know that how IBM works.
As a giant IT company, IBM is active in more than 100 countries, associated with thousands of customers and suppliers. Students had asked number of questions during the session and Mr.Sarvesh had answered effectively.
After lecture, we went for lunch. Lunch was arranged by IBM for all visitors. It was break for 1 hour.
In post lunch session, another lecture was given on cloud essentials by IBM employees working there. Student understood the cloud basics and its requirement in current era. Also they explored the IBM Bluemix and cloud related software. It was very interactive session.
All students were divided in four groups of 15 students and were headed by one manager of company who helped them to understand how production is carried out in company and how company
After lecture, we moved to data center. All students were divided in 2 groups of 12 students and were headed by one employee of company who helped them to understand how data center works. It was wonderful to see. After it we have seen office area of all employees.
At last, students had given feedback about the visit of IBM.
It was wonderful experience with a MNC company. Student learnt lot from IBM visit. Around 7 hours we spent in IBM premise. During the visit Ms.Sheetal Soni has supported a lot and we all are thankful of her.
2.Softenger Pvt Ltd
This company is located at 2B Demech House, 814 Law College Road, Pune. We reached at company at 9.00am on 23/12/15. Softenger is an Enterprise IT Support Services Company. Company supports IT infrastructure of clients in India, Singapore, Malaysia, and Hong Kong. Many Fortune 500 companies in Banking, Insurance, Telecom and Manufacturing rely on company to ensure secure, reliable and available IT infrastructure.
We got warm welcome in company and we guided by Mr.Rahul Khire,HR manger for schedule of visit. After refreshment a lecture was arranged about how company works.
Lecture was delivered by HR department, Project management,Testing and Development department of company. Student understood how company works. During lecture of development department students understood software development life cycle, testing, tools and technologies used for development, testing and deployment. It was good experience for all students. Students had asked many questions to respective employee of department.
After lecture, we visited the various departments and discussed with employees and understood work culture in IT industry and what kind of skills required for CSE engineer.
Students had given the feedback at end of the visit. It was great support by Mr.Rahul and Softenger team. We are thankful of Softenger.