Enabling Programs are those programs that create an enabling environment, infrastructural facilities, technological and managerial support for MKCL’s other programs to take-off and sustain. They themselves are not the direct lines of business but are the lines to enable other business programs.
These Programs are:
- Corporate Management Program
- Infrastructure Development Program
- IT Infrastructure Development Program
- Software Technology Development Program
- Channel Partner Network Management Program
- eLearning and eContent Development Program
Corporate Management Program
This is MKCL’s internal program that offers the backbone support to all the other MKCL programs. This program involves the following functions:
- Ideation and Strategic Planning
- Corporate Affairs
- Joint Venture
- Legal Affairs
- Corporate Communications, Publicity and Brand Management
- General Administration
- Human Resources Development
- Finance, Accounts and Audit
- Materials Management
- Library and Information Management
- Intellectual Property Rights Management
MKCL has its office in Riyadh and has started operations in Preparatory Year Program, King Saud University in Riyadh. MKCL has also started its operations in Tabuk University, Tabuk.
MKCL has team of over 150 knowledge workers predominantly located in Riyadh and Tabuk.
MKCL India has successfully catalyzed the process of setting-up and managing a large server infrastructure and web-hosting facility, a base of about 35,000 desktops connected in about 5000 LANs, State-wide Distributed Classroom at 5000 locations across Maharashtra, Broadband VPN, nation-wide Multipoint Video Conferencing Facility for delivery of high-end courses, eLibrary of structured eLearning and archived video content, State-wide Asset Management and Monitoring System, SMS and IVRS Gateways, Instant Messaging Solutions, Security, Back-up and Recovery Solutions. These facilities are the largest and one of their kinds in the Indian academic sector. MKCL India has provided complete technology solutions to MKCL Arabia Ltd.
IT Infrastructure development program is a
division of MKCL which offers high quality and cost effective IT Design,
Deployment and Support services for various in-house and onsite projects.
IT Infrastructure Development program is aimed at providing high quality services through teamwork and dedication of multiskilled experts. Our mission is to achieve continual growth and annual profitability by being a leading and reliable provider of IT services/consultancy to our customers and partners.
The strengths of Infrastructure Development team are:
o Dedicated support teams for Design, Implementation of Server / Network Infrastructure
o Virtual Classrooms
o Web / Database Server Hosting
o Disaster Recovery
o Tailored Design and Support Plans for customers rather than a standard plan
o Technical team consisting of experts holding international certifications from Cisco, Microsoft, RedHat, Novell etc.
MKCL has emerged as a software technology powerhouse that has designed, developed and successfully deployed state-of-the art software frameworks, at highly affordable costs at grass-root level.
o SOLAR - a comprehensive software framework for Web-based Management of large network of authorized learning centers under the public-private partnership (PPP)
o WORM IT-an Infrastructure Asset Monitoring Framework for this network
In Maharashtra, India, more than 5000 IT education institutes are connected and managed through this program. It is one of the largest IT education network in the world. The coordination of this network is done through a fully web-based management framework viz. SOLAR designed and developed by MKCL. This framework has brought the uniqueness to MKCL management model as it enables almost paperless management of such a massive network in a time-bound manner and on a large geographical region amidst occasionally adverse conditions beset with power outages, telecom link failures, paucity of bandwidth, etc.
MKCL's eLearning Suite falls under Enabling Program category and is available to customers under the brand name ERA (eLearning Revolution for All). ERA includes the software frameworks for:
o Borderless Collaborative Content Development and Integration Framework
o Learning and Content Management System (LCMS)
o Classroom Management System
o Campus-based Learning Management Solutions
o Assignment Management System (AMS)
o Online Evaluation, Assessment and Instant eCertification System (OES)
o Distributed / Virtual Classroom Solution
With these specialized frameworks, MKCL Arabia is also well equipped for the content development requirement.