Temenos launches cloud-based community training platform

Geneva - 7 September 2017

Growing global demand for Temenos technical expertise prompts foundation of Temenos Learning Community 

Temenos (SIX: TEMN), the software specialist for banking and finance, today announces the launch of Temenos Learning Community (TLC) - its new online learning platform.  TLC is a subscription service that provides easy and instant access to Temenos’ training materials, as well as the ability to participate in online exams, covering Temenos Suites, product families and technology. TLC will serve as a platform for clients and partners to build their Temenos expertise. The certification program can be used to support the onboarding of new employees or to refresh and enhance the knowledge of those who already work with Temenos technology. Members of TLC will also gain access to a cloud-based model bank sandbox, along with suggested learning pathways to help guide the education process.

In 2016 alone, Temenos took 178 financial institutions live on its market leading software – showing an all-time high for a demand in Temenos trained consultants worldwide. Responding to a high demand for training, Temenos has further invested in its training division, bringing this online platform to market as part of an exciting roadmap of future training solutions.

The yearly subscription will benefit clients who want to train their current employees on best practices, prospective clients who want to prepare for implementation, as well as partners, who will be able to increase the speed and quality of the delivery of implementations that they support. Members will progress through the ranks from “Member” to “Innovator’’ by successfully passing the online exams and gaining credits. As a training tool that is fully operated online, members are able to participate at their own pace and define their own schedule to fit within their ongoing tasks and responsibilities.

Jean Michel Felix, Chief Executive Officer, MCB Consulting Services, LTD: "The TLC platform is very user-friendly, interactive, easy to navigate and can be accessed anywhere at any time. With the ease of online training materials and examinations, the certification process will be much faster and more efficient.”

Dale Thomas, Director of Temenos Learning Community, Temenos: “A key component of the Temenos Services strategy has been the development of an effective global partner eco-system, with partners participating in and leading an increasing number of client projects. With 178 go lives in 2016, it is vital that we are able to provide education on our products and technology, both to those partners and to our clients who rely on our technology every day. With the launch of this new platform, we are creating the quickest and most accessible way for clients and partners to learn about our products and technology. We are incredibly excited about bringing this new training solution to the market and initial feedback has been very positive from those who supported our Pilot phase.  We are looking forward to welcoming everyone to the community and the future will continue to evolve with an aggressive roadmap of engaging material being rolled out in the coming months.”

Temenos Group AG (SIX: TEMN), headquartered in Geneva, is a market leading software provider, partnering with banks and other financial institutions to transform their businesses and stay ahead of a changing marketplace. Over 2,000 firms across the globe, including 41 of the top 50 banks, rely on Temenos to process the daily transactions of more than 500 million banking customers. Temenos customers are proven to be more profitable than their peers: over a seven-year period, they enjoyed on average a 31% higher return on assets, a 36% higher return on equity and an 8.6 percentage point lower cost/income ratio than banks running legacy applications. For more information please visit www.temenos.com.