Randolph Barr of Saba Named by ExecRank to Its Top Security Executive Rankings

The Development and Expansion of Saba’s Secure Cloud Platform Led by Mr. Barr Contributed to His Selection

REDWOOD SHORES, Calif. – April 15, 2013 – Saba (OTC Pink: SABA), the premier provider of people-centric enterprise solutions, announced today that Randolph Barr, chief security officer at Saba, was selected by the ranking committee of ExecRank as a “Top Security Executive” for 2012. ExecRank is the definitive ranking service of leading executives from more than 30 professions who have achieved the highest level of professional achievement and peer recognition.

ExecRank evaluates thousands of C-level executives to determine the initial candidate pool. These professionals are then run through a 24 variable algorithm that evaluates position-specific performance metrics as well as business results during tenure, experience and other criteria. The final screen is a peer review from executives who evaluate the final candidate list. The announced rankings serve as an objective measure of executive performance.

“I am honored to be included in ExecRank’s listing of top security officers,” said Randolph Barr, chief security officer at Saba. “I consider this to be a testament to the capabilities and accomplishments of  Saba’s outstanding team of security, operations and development professionals as we strive to exceed our customers’ expectations for superior products and a world-class cloud environment that is secure, scalable and reliable.”

Mr. Barr played a leadership role in developing and expanding the Saba Cloud Platform into a highly scalable environment that exceeds industry security and compliance standards. Its powerful, standards-based architecture addresses the needs of large customers in a global implementation as well as those of mid-sized enterprises. This commitment to security is carried throughout the application-design process by Saba’s design team. The Saba Security Program, led by Barr, implemented a multi-business review process that focuses on meeting and exceeding industry-accepted practices. In addition to embedding security throughout the System Development Life Cycle, Saba adheres to privacy requirements that provide controls that address secure handling, retention/deletion, and transference of personally identifiable information in accordance with customer privacy requirements.

There are over 10,000 security executives and chief information security officers in the United States. Only the very best are awarded the distinction of being a part of ExecRank’s “Top Security Executive Rankings” for 2012. The number one area of focus for security executives in 2012 has been their role in developing and implementing security processes that minimize risk in an increasingly unpredictable digital environment. The security executives that made this list represent the best of the best in their field.

For the complete rankings, please visit www.ExecRank.com.

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About ExecRank 

ExecRank is the definitive ranking service of leading executives from more than 30 professions who have achieved the highest level of professional achievement and peer recognition. ExecRank has created a patent-pending, proprietary algorithm for how to rank executives, in addition to incorporating insights and feedback from evaluation committees featuring some of the world’s most renowned business leaders. The ExecRank community of ranked executives is the most exclusive network of top executives in the world, and represents an opportunity for these executives to connect in a secure environment with their peers.

About Saba 

Saba (OTC Pink: SABA) enables global organizations to build a transformative workplace that leverages the advent of social networking in business and the ubiquity of mobile to empower an organization’s most mission-critical assets – its people. The company provides a set of people-centric enterprise solutions to various businesses and industries worldwide. Saba delivers cloud-based learning, performance, planning and collaboration solutions to transform the way people work. 

Saba's premier customer base includes major global organizations and industry leaders in financial services, life sciences and healthcare, high tech, automotive and manufacturing, retail, energy and utilities, packaged goods, and public sector organizations. Headquartered in Redwood Shores, California, Saba has offices on five continents. For more information, please visit www.saba.com or call +1-877-SABA-101 or +1-650-779-2791. SABA, the Saba logo, and the marks relating to Saba products and services referenced herein are either trademarks or registered trademarks of Saba Software, Inc. or its affiliates. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.


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