The National University of Sciences and Technology-National Institute of Information Technology (NUST-NIIT) has recently established a Linux Competency Center in close collaboration with IBM Pakistan and the Pakistan Software Export Board (PSEB). Its aim is to create a resource pool of Linux and OSS experts for government and non-government organizations. In this regard, the Center is organizing a workshop on “Programming using Perl” from 22nd-23rd October 2007. Modules include file and directory management, object-oriented programming in Perl, and CGI scripting, etc.
Organizations interested in registering their IT professionals, system administrators, and network administrators for the workshop are requested to visit http://www.osrc.niit.edu.pk/perl.php for more details. The deadline for registration is Saturday, 20th October 2007. The workshop fee is Rs. 3,000/-.