King Abdulaziz University Selects ITS to Implement SunGard Higher Education’s Next Generation Digital Campus
Strategic Alliance Formed to Help Build a Global Centre of Education Excellence in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
King Abdulaziz University (KAU) signs an agreement with International Turnkey Systems Group (ITS), a leading provider of integrated information technology solutions and services to the education industry for the implementation of SunGard Higher Education software solutions to help create a connected digital environment that will transform the institution into a major centre of excellence in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.ITS will implement this project in close consultation with SunGard Higher Education.
KAU’s Rector, Professor Osama S. Tayyeb, said: “As one of the largest universities in the Middle East, information technology is fundamental to our strategy at KAU and we are engaging leading technology solution providers such as SunGard Higher Education to help us achieve our vision. This project is a testament to our long term commitment to create a global centre of excellence in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and thus prepare graduates to cope with the changing needs of the knowledge economy in the region.”