CBT Systems

CBT Systems

(CBT Systems, Menlo Park, CA) An acknowledged leader in the design and development of interactive education software for information technology training. Specializing in self-study courses that users can take at their own PCs, CBT developed a library of more than 600 titles for client/server, Internet, intranet, and mainframe technologies. CBT Systems was the U.S. subsidiary of Dublin, Ireland-based CBT Group PLC, which was founded in 1984.

In 1999, the company re-invented its corporate identity as SmartForce, "the e-learning company." In 2002, SmartForce merged with another virtual classroom leader, Ireland-based SkillSoft Corporation. For more information, visit www.skillsoft.com.
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7 /PRNewswire/ -- FESTech Software Solutions today announced the completion of a partnership agreement with CBT Systems (Nasdaq: CBTSYS), enabling FESTech Software Solutions to vastly expand their current educational software offerings.
Like flight simulators, the best of today's CBT systems are designed to feel like tile real thing, so trainees suspend their disbelief and become engaged in the role-playing.
1 /PRNewswire/ -- CBT Systems (Nasdaq: CBTSYS), a leading provider of interactive education software for professional advancement, today announced the immediate availability of its mentoring services in the German language and the planned offering of Spanish language mentoring next year.
18 /PRNewswire/ -- CBT Systems (Nasdaq: CBTSY), a leading provider of interactive education software and services for the business, government and higher education markets, today announced the immediate availability of Network+ Certification courseware.
Golden joins New Horizons from SmartForce (formerly CBT Systems now operating as SkillSoft), where he was senior director of solutions management and was instrumental in the development and market-introduction of the company's eLearning products and solutions.
In addition to its extensive CBT Systems courseware, WHISE's Web-based learning environment gives employees access to a skill assessment and management tool, virtual mentoring services, industry-recognized certifications, distance-learning and instructor-led training, self-study programs, and on-the-job learning experiences.
In the last six months, Minicom has won and fulfilled contracts for its CBT systems all over the world, including significant educational agreements in Croatia, Hungary, Italy, Singapore, and South America.
This acquisition is the springboard from which CBT Systems intends to make aggressive moves into business education and other areas of professional education.
Awarded the Largest Contract in its History, CBT Systems Will Support Unisys'
June 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Alternative Resources Corporation(R) (Nasdaq: ALRC), a leading technology management and staffing company, today announces an expanded relationship with CBT Systems (Nasdaq: CBTSY), a leading provider of interactive education software for IT professionals.
SmartForce, the e-Learning company, formerly CBT Systems, provides integrated enterprise e-Learning solutions.
The announcement was made at the Cisco Networkers Conference, where CBT Systems is exhibiting a wide range of training courseware for Cisco Career Certifications, as well as related IT and business skills training solutions.