FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Pink Elephant Partners With DevOps Institute & PEOPLECERT
New agreement further expands DevOps training and certification program worldwide
BOCA RATON, Fla. and BURLINGTON, Ont.—September 1, 2016—Pink Elephant, the DevOps Institute (DOI) and PEOPLECERT, today announced the signing of a Registered Education Partner (REP) agreement for the provision of the full portfolio of the DOI certification program, including DevOps Foundation®, Certified Agile Service Manager (CASM)® and Certified Agile Process Owner (CAPO)® certification courses, with examinations delivered worldwide exclusively through PEOPLECERT.
“Pink Elephant is an amazingly innovative training organization with global reach,” said Manny Varela, DOI’s business relationship manager. “We are delighted that Pink Elephant has elected to become a REP of DOI based on our commitment to quality and relevancy. As we continue to grow a meaningful portfolio, we look forward to their ongoing contribution and expertise,” said Varela.
“With so many competing demands and the need to do more with less, IT organizations as a whole are looking for ways to streamline operations and develop better collaboration between all departments,” said Isabel Feher-Watters, Director, Leadership, Talent & Organizational Development, Pink Elephant. “DevOps: Foundation provides IT professionals the ability to leverage the DevOps principles and instill a culture of collaboration and increased communication across the enterprise.”
“PEOPLECERT’s experience in global test delivery with Pink Elephant’s quality is a recipe for success for learners worldwide who can benefit from state-of-the-art DevOps courses and exams to help them advance their career and bring change and innovation in their field,” said Dimitris Nicolaides, international business development director at PEOPLECERT.
Joining the ever-growing community of DOI REPs, Pink Elephant has added to its extensive training and services portfolio to help individuals gain proficiency and certification with DevOps and Agile ITSM. These courses are designed to teach enterprise IT teams emerging concepts and practices including relationships to Agile, Lean and ITSM, improved workflows, communication and feedback loops, the importance of automation and continuous delivery, applying DevOps in an enterprise environment, and more.
About The DevOps Institute
The DevOps Institute (DOI) is the global leader in codifying emerging DevOps practices into enterprise level DevOps training and certification. Working with recognized thought leaders, a worldwide channel of Registered Education Partners (REPs) and a strategic partnership with PEOPLECERT, DOI has set the quality standard for relevant, current and sustainable DevOps course content and certification. For more information about DevOps Institute, visit http://www.devopsinstitute.com.
About The DevOps Institute’s Registered Education Partners
DOI REPs are a rapidly growing international community of training, consultancy and tool providers currently located in 20 countries in Europe, Asia, Australia and North America. REPs are assessed and accredited by PEOPLECERT, and are equipped with licensed go‐to‐market instructor and learner course materials from DevOps Institute.
Manny Varela, DevOps Institute
About PINK ELEPHANT
We Lead The Way! A premier global training, consulting and conference service provider, Pink Elephant has an undisputed reputation for leading the way. We’re proud of our pioneering and innovative spirit, which has enabled us to introduce and spearhead many revolutionary concepts and programs since our inception forty years ago.
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PEOPLECERT is a global leader in assessment and certification of professional skills, partnering with multinational organisations and government bodies for the development and delivery of standardized exams. Delivering exams across 156 countries and in 25 languages over its state-of-the-art assessment technology, PEOPLECERT enables professionals to boost their careers and realize their life ambitions. For more information about PEOPLECERT, visit http://www.peoplecert.org.
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