SAI Global's (ASX: SAI) OCCAM Bytes into UK Software Reseller Market.
The deal will see Bytes provide Easy i's Learning Management System [LMS] software OCCAM to clients who purchase or renew their Enterprise Agreement with Bytes as the reseller as of October 2005.
The Chief Executive of SAI Global Limited, Mr Ross Wraight, said: "Traditionally, OCCAM has been part of an end-to-end training and awareness solution however this deal forms part of our strategy to market OCCAM as a product in its own right"
"We remain committed to building the Easy i business globally and on exploring ways in which we can continue to exploit our growing portfolio of products and services." said Mr Wraight.
According to the CEO of Easy i, Mr Terry Hancock: "Clients who choose to purchase or renew their Enterprise Agreement with Bytes will receive added value in the form of a more accessible Microsoft eLearning Library."
The Microsoft eLearning Library provides clients with an extensive range of on-line interactive learning courses on Microsoft desktop and server software.
According to Mr Hancock, "Under the deal, we will be providing a fully managed service including the hosting of a dedicated portal for each client backed by extensive technical support."
"By using the hosted OCCAM Learning Management System platform clients can distribute and track eLearning courses from other content suppliers, including Easy i"s range of compliance solutions and those from other major catalogue providers."
The Marketing Director of Bytes Darren Spence said, "We are delighted to be working with Easy i and are very impressed with the power of the OCCAM LMS. It is very quick to implement and one of the most easy to use learning management system products on the market."
"OCCAM offers clients an ideal platform to stage the wider distribution of on-line policies and procedures as well as enterprise-wide learning content. Easy i has an excellent reputation for its range of compliance and risk courses and their award winning development services," said Mr Spence.
According to Mr Hancock, "We are continuing to grow OCCAM's global user base by partnering with carefully selected content providers."
"OCCAM continues to prove itself, offering clients a big-ticket learning management system without the big ticket. While clients pay for our support and related services as required, no licence fees are being charged for the product."
Further information about SAI Global's range of products and services can be found at http://www.sai-global.com.
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