TechGulf Ghana Limited announces its collaboration with Ashesi University.
Who we are:
TechGulf LLC is a technology company based in San Francisco in the United States and Accra, Ghana with a mandate to provide stable and secure data storage hardware and services across Africa. We are excited to develop and support needed digital infrastructure to accelerate the growth of Africa’s digital economy.
We provide world class data management and storage solutions for continental Africa through our partnership with Overland Tandberg; the largest privately held Black-Owned global technology company in the United States.
Ashesi University is the number one private University in Ghana, and a leading University in West Africa in Technology and Leadership founded by Dr. Patrick Awuah in 2002. The Ashesi Community thrives on a firm mission to propel an African renaissance by educating ethical, entrepreneurial leadersin many disciplines who make a difference globally.
The University operates on a primary mandate to educate a generation of ethical and entrepreneurial leaders in Africa,who arecritical thinkers, show concern for others and possess thecourage and mastery in skill totransform the African continent.
The multidisciplinary curriculum structure at Ashesi allows students to garner skills from a wide pool of resources, necessary to build life-long careers and be well equipped to face a dynamic tech world.
How the donation will benefit the Ashesi Community:
On Friday 30th October 2020, the TechGulf family led by Dr. Asare Aboagye; a board member and Mr. Franklin Asare; CEO of TechGulf Ghana Limited, donated to the Ashesi community; one of theOverland Tandberg flagship products; the RDX QuikStation 4.
The RDX, is a reliable, durable andportable solution,perfectly adapted for our small and medium-size business customers. This solution combines ease of use, durability,low cost, high transfer rates and direct access to files, as well as scalability of the capacities available on the hard drive.
The Removable Disk Backup series (RDX) is a removable disk-based technology providing lightning fast backup and restore offering rugged, reliable and convenient storage for backup,archive, data interchange and disaster recovery.
It is well engineered to assist a business in combatting cyber-crime by its data encryption technology patent owned by Overland Tandberg. The RDX appliance will manage and protect the students’ data.
Additional benefits TechGulf has to offer the Ashesi Community:
We are offering further benefits to the community under this collaboration:
• Providing Tech internship opportunities annually to two Ashesi students.
• Mentoring and supporting Tech Start-ups from the schools with needed infrastructure.
• Providing a TechGulf speaker to support the school’s requirements as needed on forums and panel discussions
• Committing to supporting the school’s data storage and management strategy with free assistance by TechGulf data consulting engineers.
Dr. Patrick Awuah expressed his profound gratitude to the entire TechGulf family for the gift and willingness to collaborate with the Ashesi community on development strategies, technological support, the intent to provide internship opportunities to two Ashesi graduates that have exhibited the qualities of a Digital Leaderas per the TechGulf-Ashesi standardon a year-on-year basis.
In addition, he mentioned that a collaborative effort between the staff and students will be made with respect to embarking on necessary Research, Development and Innovative strategies, that will explore various ways to maximize and improve on the use of the technology donated with other tools.
Why TechGulf Chose Ashesi University
Ashesi is an all-around amazing place. The friendly and laid back atmosphere accompanies the intense passion within every student and faculty to make a difference in society, creating a truly magical environment to be a part of.
TechGulf seeks to have access to a pipeline of well-groomed ethical and entrepreneurial leaders who will ensure the successful year on year growth of the company.