The Lyceum of the Philippines University (LPU) Batangas bagged the Regional Championship in the CISCO Networking Skills Competition Region IV. The LPU Team, composed of Joed Cueto(BSCS), Von Bryan Dalida(BSCS) and Aurea Isabel Acebuque(BSICT), bested other IT schools in the region.
This years Regional competition is online-based and WebX was used as the communication tool. The technical committee of the Cisco Core Council of the Philippines monitored the coaches and contestants throughout the competition using a webcam installed on the participants site. The contestants were given written and laboratory online examinations. A packet tracer file was given and solved using Packet Tracer 5.2. The contestants answered the written part of the competition based on the result of the packet tracer solution.
The LPU Team advanced to the National competition which will be held at the University of Santo Tomas on March 18 and 19, 2010.
Congratulations to the LPU Team! Good luck in your quest for the National Championship. Continue to take the lead Lyceans.