EMC offers free course materials for colleges and universities on the following technology areas:
a. Information Storage and Management (ISM) - provides a comprehensive introduction to storage technology in an increasingly complex IT environment, primarily focused on concepts and principles;
b. Cloud Infrastructure and Services - educates students about cloud deployment and service models, cloud infrastructure, and the key considerations in migrating into Cloud Computing;
c. Backup Recovery Systems and Architecture - focuses on concepts and technologies used in backup and recovery environments including theory, backup methods, planning, and key terminology; and
d. Data Science and Big Data Analytics - which provides an introduction to big data and the state of the practice of analytics, including a Data Analytics Lifecycle to address business challenges.
The free course materials may be downloaded from the EMC Academic Alliance website, including videos, presentation slides, cases, articles, and other relevant materials to help educators teach the course(s) effectively. Further, free access to the EMC community is provided, where educators from all over the world can share insights, experiences, and discussions to facilitate an open environment for learning and knowledge transfer.