Infor, the industry cloud company, and Cegos, a worldwide leader in training and development, today announced a partnership to help organizations optimize professional development with leading learning applications. Through this partnership, Cegos learning content and courses will be packaged with Infor's Human Capital Management suite, combining development planning, learning management and course content. Customers and their employees will optimize learning effectiveness by intelligently matching individual employee development opportunities with content to help them advance their professional abilities.
"We are proud of this new global partnership with Infor. Infor's intuitive, attractive, and competitive solutions are a perfect complement to our e-learning solutions," said Pascal Debordes, director, Channels & Alliances, Cegos Group. "Since the beginning of the year, our distribution partner network has grown, and our catalog of e-learning solutions is now distributed by 34 partners around the world. With this new partnership, we hope to continue accelerating our development in the U.S."
The Cegos Group delivers tools for organizations to develop talent, educate users on products and solutions, courses to sharpen job skills, classroom multimedia kits for a wider variety of training methods, self-assessments and quizzes. With this partnership, Infor's customers will now have access to a selection of 215 modules available in 18 languages from the Cegos catalog.
"Smart companies recognize the need to interact with staff through a variety of options and channels in order to keep them engaged and informed, drive productivity and increase operational efficiency across the extended enterprise," said Kenneth Fung, senior director, Strategy, HCM and Learning, Infor. "Through our partnership with Cegos, we can now offer our customers a more comprehensive solution that will optimize learning in support of measurable business results."
About the Cegos Group
Created in 1926, the Cegos Group (cegos.com) is a worldwide leader in training and development. The Group now runs its own operations in 11 European, Asian and Latin American countries. It is also active in over 50 countries through its network of partners and distributors, which are all leading training providers and top-tier technology experts.
With 1,000 employees and more than 3,000 partner consultants, the Group trains 250,000 people around the globe every year and generates sales of €200 million (Integrata AG included).
Cegos deploys a global offering, including turnkey and tailored training and development, operational consultancy, Managed Training Services and international training projects. Its "blended learning" approach aims to provide the most suitable and competitive learner experience, by combining multiple learning formats (classroom training, e-learning modules, videoconferences, webcasts, e-training programmes and more).
Infor (infor.com) is fundamentally changing the way information is published and consumed in the enterprise, helping 73,000 customers in more than 200 countries and territories improve operations, drive growth, and quickly adapt to changes in business demands. Infor offers deep industry-specific applications and suites, engineered for speed, and with an innovative user experience design that is simple, transparent, and elegant. Infor provides flexible deployment options that give customers a choice to run their businesses in the cloud, on-premises, or both.
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