Enterprises Adopt Saba’s Award-Winning People Cloud Applications to Mobilize Their People Networks for Increased Visibility, Speed and Agility.
Redwood Shores, CA, November 30, 2011 – Saba (NASDAQ:SABA), the premier People Cloud provider, today announced that customers, including Allina Hospitals and Clinics, IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group) and SMART Technologies, are adopting Saba People Cloud Applications to collaborate across their extended enterprises. Saba People Cloud Applications include Social Learning Management, Talent Management, Enterprise Social Networking and Real-Time Collaboration, all of which help organizations become more competitive through increased visibility, speed, and agility.
“Today's businesses are being driven to find ways to remain competitive and embrace social computing across their people networks as their workforce, suppliers, distributors, and customers become more globally dispersed,” said Bobby Yazdani, founder and CEO, Saba. “In response, we are helping organizations embrace this change and transform the way they collaborate and work. Our approach is working as more companies are adopting Saba People Cloud Applications across the extended enterprise to increase the speed of business, improve visibility, and become more adaptable.”
"There is a need in the marketplace for vendors to provide solutions with broad and deep learning management, talent management and social capabilities to support knowledge sharing and visibility across the entire people value chain. This evolved culture of knowledge sharing promotes learning and trust, and fosters agility and speed of business initiatives among employees, suppliers, customers and partners,” added Mark Smith, CEO and Chief Research Officer, Ventana Research.
The success of Saba’s customers coincides with the rapid adoption of social computing, which is becoming critical to the modern day workplace. Forrester predicted in their report, “The Next Frontier for Enterprise Social” that by the end of this year more than half of enterprises in the US and Europe will have enterprise social technologies deployed.”
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 set of people-centric enterprise solutions to various businesses and industries worldwide. Saba delivers cloud-based learning management, talent management, and social enterprise 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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