FedEx Institute of Technology & Fast Lane Announce Training Partnership

Aug. 16, 2021 — The UofM’s FedEx Institute of Technology (FIT) is partnering with Fast Lane US, a leading, worldwide provider of advanced IT education for Cisco, NetApp, VMware, Microsoft and many more leading technical vendors. This partnership is designed to enhance the workforce development capabilities for companies by providing opportunities for them to execute their digital business strategies through a comprehensive portfolio of authorized training courses focused on emerging technologies.

The FedEx Institute of Technology leverages industry best practices and research experts from around the world and builds training programs designed to solve challenges through talent development. Training options and programs are available for all skill levels, including delivery methods with online and in-person training options and bespoke course development for organizations of all sizes.

With one of the world’s largest remote lab environments, Fast Lane has a worldwide reach untouched by other training organizations. In addition to its extensive public course schedule, thru the FIT, it can provide private group online training for any time zone.

Why is this announcement exciting?

·         Turn-key portfolio of solutions that enables you to transform your digital business.

·         Multi-vendor experience and strong strategic partnerships with Cisco, NetApp, VMware, Microsoft and more.

·         Quality, vendor-certified instructors with real-world experience and over 17,000 combined certifications.

·         Multiple modalities including classroom-based training, instructor-led online training, onsite training and e-learning.

·         One of the largest, dedicated training lab facilities in the world with 24/7 remote lab support.

Enrollment is easy using the following link and utilizing Employee Reimbursement Programs. Get started by checking out the University of Memphis FedEx Institute of Technology training site and upcoming course schedule.

About The FedEx Institute of Technology

The FedEx Institute of Technology is an advanced technology and research organization that serves as the front door and applied research arm to the research infrastructure and innovation capabilities at the University of Memphis. As a catalyst for interdisciplinary research and innovation in emerging technologies by supporting cross-campus research innovation clusters, the Institute is also home to the University's intellectual property and patent repository, which is the focal point of technology transfer and licensing operations. The Institute is a central hub for efforts to maintain a cutting-edge innovative environment in the Mid-South region.

For more information on this partnership or training opportunities, contact Rami Lotay at rslotay@memphis.edu.