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Saba People 2013-Of Learning & Development Cloud Platform
I must admit that I was pleasantly surprised by the energy and mood permeating the Saba People 2013 event. I had expected a somber mood in light of the founder

an app that talks back  candidly acknowledges that if an enterprise needs some specialized learning scenarios (such as SF-182 US government training approval forms), behind-the-firewall deployment, customizations or a validated and regulated environment with control of update timelines, they really cannot migrate from Saba Enterprise to SPC at this point.  SPC is a cloud product, after all. Collaboration Comeback Game Other major news from the event is that the standalone Saba Meeting suite now offers the following three

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