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LinuxPR: Wave Technologies Completes Major Linux Acquisition

Company acquires Sair Linux & GNU Certification and
training group.

“Wave Technologies… a global leader in information
technologies certification training and development, continued to
chart its path to becoming the leader in Linux training with its
announcement today that it executed an agreement Monday to acquire
Sair, Inc….Sair develops comprehensive vendor-neutral Linux
training materials and is the architect of the Sair Linux & GNU
Certification and its associated exams. Terms of the agreement were
not disclosed.”

“Announcing the acquisition, Wave president and chief executive
officer Ken Kousky said, “This is an extremely important
acquisition for Wave. Linux, a free and open source operating
system, is changing all the rules. More than ever, corporations are
integrating Linux into their core computing environments,
increasing the need for training. We believe the acquisition of
Sair puts Wave Technologies squarely at the forefront of the Linux
training marketplace. By combining Sair’s comprehensive an in-depth
materials with Wave’s established distribution and delivery
network, we believe that we can provide the highest quality and
most effective Linux training and certification programs in the
world.”

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