Partners are listed in alphabetical order.

Learn Valley is the Blackblot® Authorized Training Partner for Europe. Blackblot®, an international premium brand, is a unique knowledge company which specializes in developing practical technology product management and product marketing work methodologies. Blackblot is an IS0 9001:2008 certified business. Over 2,600 professionals trained worldwide in the Blackblot PMTK Methodology™ since 2004. Over 5,000 registered users of the Blackblot Product Manager's Toolkit® (PMTK). Over 900 companies have selected Blackblot's training and methodology implementation services. Blackblot education is delivered worldwide (Australia, Belgium, Canada, Finland, France, Germany, India, Ireland, Israel, Poland, Portugal, Singapore, Spain, Switzerland, United Kingdom, and USA). Blackblot is committed to providing technology companies with the most efficient and most practical product planning and product marketing tools and services, to effectively plan and market successful technology products and services. Blackblot's mission is to enable technology companies reach commercial success through effective product management practices.




Bricks and Business (formerly AvMM Coöperation) u.a. organizes the facilitator training in the LEGO® SERIOUS PLAY® method in the Netherlands since 2012 and in Europe since 2015. The Foundation Training in the LEGO® SERIOUS PLAY® method is designed to train professionals who want to facilitate a workshop that enhances innovation and business performance. The purpose of LEGO® SERIOUS PLAY® is to change “lean backwards meetings” to “lean forward meetings” , where the result is more participation, more insights surfaced, more engagement and, ultimately, more commitment and faster implementations. The LEGO® SERIOUS PLAY® method (LSP) is a facilitated thinking, communication and problem solving technique for use with organisations, teams and individuals. It draws on extensive research from the fields of business, organisational development, psychology and learning, and is based on the concept of “hand knowledge.” In Bulgaria Bricks and Business (formerly AvMM Coöperation u.a.) provides The Foundation Training in the LEGO® SERIOUS PLAY® method in partnership with its authorized training partner Learn Valley Ltd.




Component Soft is highly focused IT training, consulting and support business, based in Budapest Hungary and active in whole Europe and beyond. With 25 years of history, first in Unix, later in Linux and other open-source enterprise systems, we currently focus on open-source cloud (e.g. OpenStack, Ceph, Ansible) and cloud-native (Docker, Kubernetes, Prometheus, Istio etc.) infrastructure technologies.

We are an official OpenStack Training Partner, a Kubernetes Training Partner,  a Kubernetes Certified Service Provider, a Linux Foundation Training Partner and a Red Hat Technology Partner. We develop our own training materials and have educated more than 3,500(!) delegates for OpenStack and Kubernetes since 2014.

governance & continuuuity (in short: continuuuity) was founded in January 2010 by Dr. Wolfgang Mahr.  Dr. Wolfgang Mahr has over 20 years of experience in consulting as well as training and project management in the ICT environment and during the last 20 years has specialized in the field of Business Continuity Management. He is experienced in IT governance, information security, business management, marketing, account and product management, in professional education as an author of educational content and international speaker. He further has extensive experience in the international environment, and in organizational, process and technology consulting. He worked for companies of various sizes. His capabilities include the analysis of complex business and technical situations, processes and systems and solution design. He is fluent in German, English and French. Professional publications, a blog, and lectures at international conferences support the exchange of ideas and further development of current BCM issues. He is member of global standards committees (ISO TC 292, CEN TC 391) and a past president of the BCI Swiss Chapter (2011 to 2014). He holds a PhD degree from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne (EPFL), a master’s degree in electrical engineering from the Technical University Vienna, Austria, has earned a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from GSBA Zurich, is a Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) and is a long-time member of the Business Contiuity Institute (FBCI).




Cydrill Software Security helps embed secure coding skills in organizations through a blended learning journey worldwide. Gamified lab exercises assist in the acquisition of best practices so that the coding mistakes that lead to vulnerabilities can be avoided in the future. Enhanced security can be achieved by developing secure coding literacy with a continuous learning journey that is intellectually challenging, emotionally engaging and invaluable in terms of writing secure code. Secure coding as a discipline implies continuous practice, so Cydrill provides a platform for cyber security drills tailored to programmers.




DevOps Agile Skills Association (DASA) is an independent and open, members driven association supporting the development of DevOps training and certification to the global market. Advocating the development of High-Performance IT Professionals and Teams through agile DevOps initiatives. DASA Training Partners are professional training organizations or consulting organizations who deliver training as part of their transformation projects. Training Partners engage with learners and organize training courses for corporates and end-learners. Training Partners are formally registered with DASA as such and commit to delivering quality training programs.




Elephant Scale's mission is to offer high quality services and training to the Big Data ecosystem. Elephant Scale's principals have been practicing Big Data before it was a buzz word. We understand Big Data, its potentials and its limits. We will bring our hands-on expertise to solve your problems. We offer training without a vendor bias, vendor neutral Hadoop training – no hidden agendas, Big Expertise in Big Data and We love open source.




Every day, more than 1000 leading training and consulting organizations make use of ITpreneurs pay-per-use courseware, services such as instructors, accreditation or scheduling online exams for the participants who enrolled.




LGMS is a neutral, agnostic, professional security services provider. Established in 2005, LGMS provides world-class professional services to clients from various industries, locally, regionally and internationally. LGMS maintains a focus on delivering services that assess customers’ security requirements, reduce risk and provide operational efficiency. LGMS is the only information security services company that integrates the best practices of ISO quality management systems into the entire portfolio of services, resulting in measurable performance increases for our customers. As partner of LE Global Learn Valley Ltd. can deliver remote enabled professional services in the field of: IT Penetration Testings, IT Security Assessments, Application Security Assessment, ISO27001 audit and implementation, IT Security Trainings, PCI DSS Compliance Audit, PCI DSS Vulnerabilities Scanning, Computer Crime Investigation and Forensic.




Founded in 2000, The Linux Foundation provides unparalleled support for open source communities through financial and intellectual resources, infrastructure, services, events, and training. Working together, The Linux Foundation and its projects form the most ambitious and successful investment in the creation of shared technology.  The Linux Foundation is dedicated to building sustainable ecosystems around open source projects to accelerate technology development and commercial adoption.

Linux is the largest and most pervasive open source software project in history. It has seen massive acceptance in almost every sector, including financial services, government, education, and even film production. Linux is also the operating system of choice to support cutting-edge technologies such as the Internet of Things, cloud computing, and big data. The Linux Foundation, the home of Linux creator Linus Torvalds and lead maintainer Greg Kroah-Hartman, provides a neutral home where Linux kernel development can be protected and accelerated for years to come.




Security & Continuity Institute (SECO) is Europe’s leading institute for highly qualified Security & Continuity certifications and the body of knowledge of the Cyber Security & Governance Certification Program. SECO-Institute certifies professionals (from beginner to senior level) in Information Security, IT-Security, Privacy & Data Protection, Ethical Hacking, Secure Software, Business Continuity and Crisis Management.

SECO-Institute's goal is to improve Security & Continuity through the globally recognised certifications, professional development courses and networking opportunities. SECO-Institute came to existence in 2008 when the Security Academy Netherlands started to develop certification courses in Security and Business Continuity. Security Academy and started to develop an internationally recognised Cyber Security & Governance Certification Program, based on the European e-Competence Framework (e-CF). In 2016, the Security Academy decided to focus on educational activities and transferred the complete courseware development process to the SECO-Institute. At present, SECO-Institute acts as an independent body of knowledge for the Cyber Security & Governance Certification Program. SECO's mission is to educate professionals for job-specific expertise in Security & Continuity from beginner to senior level. With worldwide training and examination partners, personal certification titles and an independent courseware development centre, SECO-Institute is the European alternative for American certifications.




The KPI Institute is a leading global research institute specialized in business performance. It operates research programs in 12 practice domains, ranging from strategy and KPIs to employee performance and from customer service to innovation performance. Insights are disseminated through a variety of publications, subscriptions services and through a knowledge platform available to registered members. Support in deploying these insights in practice is offered globally through training and advisory services.

The KPI Institute is considered today the global authority on Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) research and education. It developed the first KPI Management Framework and operates, the result of the research program dedicated to documenting and cataloging how KPIs are used in practice, an online portal containing the largest collection of documented KPI examples.




Thesarius Ltd. is a company focused on delivering IT Services and Training. Our team combines over two decades of award-winning experience in the field of information technology services, project management and training. We have extensive experience in organizing and delivering IBM training for technology companies via a vibrant network of consultants and trainers from the EMEA region, UK,  US and Canada.




Vector Consulting Services GmbH is a globally active consulting firm with focus on product development and strategy, change processes and interim management. Renowned companies from automotive, information technology, healthcare, transport and aerospace rely on the professional solutions for improving product development, product strategy and in organizational change management and interim management. A subsidiary of the Vector Group with over 2000 employees, Vector Consulting Services supports its clients worldwide with sustainable consulting solutions covering the entire product life cycle and the related processes and tools. The firm is managed by partners. This assures independent and customer-oriented consulting. Details and further information: