Interactive Program Gains Momentum with a Growing Ecosystem of Saba Content Partners and Customers
BRACKNELL, UK, January 19, 2012- Saba (NASDAQ:SABA), the premier People Cloud provider, today announced that the Saba Content Connect Program has grown to over 65 content partners and over 100 Saba Online Community members since its initial launch in September 2011 in North America. Hosted within the Saba Online Community, the program facilitates customers' discovery and connections with content partners in a social and real-time collaborative environment.
Using Saba People Cloud Applications, including enterprise social networking and real-time collaboration, customers can freely discover, view and engage with content partners from around the world. Simultaneously, partners gain exposure to Saba's global customer base through the interactive Saba Online Community to foster new relationships and promote content offerings, including custom and packaged content, training services and industry expertise. Additionally, the program highlights partners that have tested the interoperability of their solutions with the Saba People Cloud and verified compliance with industry standards.
"With this program, enabled on the Saba People Cloud, customers can leverage our strong content partner network to gain insight into new learning content, share best practices with peers, and participate in lively discussions, all of which helps our customers drive their organizational effectiveness," said Jess Tan, VP of the Global Learning Ecosystem, Saba. "The program continues to gain momentum as we add new content partners from across the globe, giving customers and prospects a diverse selection of content to best fit their business needs."
For more information on the Saba Content Connect Program, attend the live webinar ' Drive Performance through Compelling Content' on 31 January 2012 at 10.00. Learn how Saba content partners can maximize the visibility of their content offerings to current and prospective Saba customers, as well as Saba's worldwide field organization.
"The Saba People Cloud is enabling global organizations to a build transformative workplace that accelerates innovation, learning, and development by tapping into social capabilities to engage and connect people and ideas," said Phil Richardson, SVP & General Manager of EMEA, Saba. "Great content is essential for any learning strategy to be successful. With a program like the Content Connect, organizations can truly find the best fit for their needs and use it to create a strong content development strategy and training programs."
"In joining the Content Connect Program and teaming with Saba, a long-standing leader in the learning management market, our organization will be able to offer our unique competency-based learning content to Saba's global customer base and gain a broader reach to our target audience," said Julian Roberts, Managing Director, EssentialSkillz. "As a partner in the Content Connect Program, we aim to further leverage our relationship with Saba. The Content Connect Program provides an additional avenue for us to extend conversations with existing and new customers" continued Roberts. "Our organization provides custom and packaged content solutions in safety training and risk assessment. Together, we can deliver end-to-end talent and learning solutions that uniquely solve real-world business challenges for customers." concluded Roberts.
Saba NASDAQ: SABA) enables 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 unified set of People Cloud Applications including learning management, talent management, enterprise social networking, and real-time collaboration delivered through the Saba People Cloud.Saba solutions help organizations leverage their people networks to become more competitive through innovation, speed, agility, and trust.
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. Saba's solutions are underpinned by global services capabilities and partnerships encompassing strategic consulting, comprehensive implementation services, and ongoing worldwide support. 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, Saba Centra, 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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