PLDT Enterprise, the corporate business arm of PLDT announces a strategic partnership with St. Anthony’s College Inc. (SAC), a leading educational institution in Antique province.
The alliance aims to equip SAC with cutting-edge technology in enhancing learning opportunities through digital transformation .
Remotely located SAC faced unique challenges of digital connectivity with limited infrastructure and resources to avail of reliable high-speed internet. These were exacerbated by COVID-19, as the school swiftly transitioned to online instruction.
SAC first pivoted to online instruction using Google Classroom. Then it sought upgrades from a long-standing partner PLDT Enterprise, with Google Workspace for Education.
“Through our partnership with St. Anthony’s College Inc., PLDT Enterprise is committed to supporting the digital transformation of the academe sector. We understand the evolving needs of educational institutions, and our goal is to provide them with customized solutions using the right tools and support to future-proof their systems.
“With Google Workspace as a key component, we empower educators and students to excel in the digital age,” says Ma. Hazel D. Amoyan, Business Head at PLDT Enterprise.
The platform boosts productivity and digitally creates an interactive learning environment among teachers, students and staff, no matter where they are, allowing them to work in unison in real-time, co-author documents, hold virtual meetings, and easily share ideas and insights.
Google Workspace incorporates advanced security features to protect data and privacy. SAC benefits from a robust infrastructure and innovation, ensuring that the information is secure and confidential.
“The integration of Google Workspace marks a significant milestone for St. Anthony’s College Inc.,” says Fr. Edione Febrero, SAC President.
Leda De Gracia, SAC Vice president for administration adds, “PLDT Enterprise aligns perfectly with our mission. With the additional dedicated line, SD-WAN for college operations and public Wi-Fi for students, we can provide our students and faculty with reliable connectivity through Google Workspace.”