WiniGroup to Bring Upside Learning’s eLearning & mLearning Solutions to Nigeria

WiniGroup, a prominent IT security solutions provider, has joined hands with Upside Learning, a leading provider of learning technology solution, to bring innovative, tech-enabled learning to Nigeria. Under this partnership, WiniGroup will be entitled to promote, sell and support Upside Learning’s eLearning and mLearning solutions in Nigeria.

Pune, India, February 14, 2013 --( Like other developing countries, Nigeria too is witnessing growth in technology enabled learning, including new age solutions like mobile learning, in workplaces and education alike. In line with this, WiniGroup, a renowned player in IT security, risk and compliance domain, has entered into a channel partnership with Upside Learning to bring the best of breed learning technology solutions to Nigeria.

WiniGroup has been helping organizations in strengthening the security of their network infrastructure, and providing business solutions and IT security training. It is a sister concern of a prominent eLearning and computer training firm that has been working towards uplifting the learning and skills development scenario in Nigeria by offering wide range of IT training and certification courses in the region. It was this connection with L&D coupled with the growth of technology enabled learning in Nigeria that encouraged WiniGroup to seek partnership with a leading provider of learning technology solutions, Upside Learning.

Under this partnership, WiniGroup will promote and sell Upside Learning’s world-class eLearning and mLearning solutions comprising UpsideLMS, a best value Learning Management System, Custom Development Services and Mobile Learning Solutions, including eLearning on iPads (Tablets), and Catalog Courses in Nigeria.

The Vice Chairman of WiniGroup, Tim Akano, said, “We believe that only technological advancements can bring a revolution in the learning scenario in a developing country like Nigeria. Our partnership with Upside Learning will enable us to bring such innovative learning methods and technologies to Nigeria and thereby stimulate a positive growth in the sectors like business, services, education, and healthcare.”

Commenting on the partnership, Amit Gautam, Director of Technical Solutions at Upside Learning, said, “There has been a noticeable change in learning scenario in Nigeria, which is opening and accepting new technological developments for L&D activities. Our association with WiniGroup will not just help in opening new avenues for us in the unexplored market of Nigeria but our solutions will be able to benefit the learners.”

About WiniGroup
A value-added international security solutions provider, WiniGroup delivers IT security, risk management, business process optimization, physical security and training services across Africa. Headquartered in Nigeria, the company’s unique mission is to make Africa a more secure region in today’s information age.

WiniGroup represents technology solutions from best-in-class IT security partners around the world including: SafeNet®, FortiNet®, Radware, Lancope, Check Point, Mobile Iron, Gold Lock, IVIZ, iSCAN, CIBECS, Kaseya, Xsol, SysAid, Kinetic Six, TripWire, SilverTail, AlertEnterprise, SAINT®, STOP®, Gold Lock®, ThreatMetrix™, FireEye™, G Data Software, Secunia, LiveEnsure® and many others. The company’s solutions allow its Fortune 500 customers to focus on their core business in order to maximize growth and profits.

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About Upside Learning
Upside Learning is one of the world’s leading workplace learning technology solutions companies.

For over 8 years, we have been helping organizations improve performance through our innovative learning solutions. With a collective experience of 600+ person-years, we have successfully completed more than 300 corporate and academic projects for over 150 clients worldwide.

Our solutions and services portfolio includes a range of learning solutions tailor-made to organizations of different sizes and types. It comprises -

UpsideLMS –A best value Learning Management System
Upside2Go – A revolutionary platform for Mobile Learning
Custom Learning Solutions
Catalog Courses
Technical Support & Managed Services

We have been recognized and awarded by Brandon Hall, CLO,, Deloitte to name a few, and have won 31 awards and recognition till date.

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Upside Learning
Girish Dhat
Punakar Complex, Survey No-117, 1st Floor, Opp. Popular Nagar, Bangalore - Pune Highway, Warje, Pune – 411052. India
PH: +91 20 25236050/51/52
Fax: +91 20 25236059