Tuesday September 19, 10:03 am Eastern Time
Digital Creations and Kaivo Expand Partnership
Kaivo Will Develop and Deliver Zope Education and Training
DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 19, 2000--Digital Creations,
publishers of the Open Source Zope Applications Server, and Kaivo, a
leading Open Source solutions provider, announced that Kaivo will be
developing and delivering Zope training worldwide.
Zope is a powerful content management system that allows customers
to quickly build complex and feature-rich web sites and browser-based
applications. Using an Open Source license, Digital Creations has
quickly built a loyal group of thousands of developers around the
``Our customers and potential customers are constantly requesting
training on the Zope platform,'' said Rob Page, COO of Digital
Creations. ``The extremely rapid growth of the Zope community has made
it difficult for us to keep up with all the requests for training and
``We began our business as a UNIX education and training provider
in 1984,'' said Brian Cabral, CEO of Kaivo. ``We have been educating
customers on the benefits and power of Open Systems and Open Source
tools for sixteen years. We know how important technical training can
be to the rapid adoption and successful implementation of a powerful
platform like Zope.''
Kaivo will be enhancing current Digital Creations courses (Zope
101 and Zope 201) as well as adding advanced technical training and
strategic business-focused seminars. Together, this suite of education
and training will help customers and Zope Solution Partners to
understand the business benefits of the Zope platform and give their
technical personnel the ability to build solutions using Zope.
``Sophisticated business customers choose platforms with broad
developer support,'' said Gary Graham, Director, Sales and Marketing
for Digital Creations. ``Education and training are key components in
building our world-wide network of Zope Solution Partners and more
successfully meeting our customers' requirements.''
Kaivo is translating the great technical achievements of the Open
Source community into world-class web solutions for businesses. Kaivo
has been educating customers on the power and benefits of Open Systems
and Open Source solutions since 1984.
About Digital Creations
Digital Creations combines pioneering ideas and powerful software
to deliver definitive web solutions. Specifically, Digital Creations
provides services and solutions for its renowned Zope application
server. Visit www.digicool.com for more information.
Zope is an Open Source application server for building
high-performance, dynamic web sites. Zope runs on nearly all UNIX
platforms as well as Windows NT, and can be used with popular web
servers or its own built-in web server. Visit www.zope.org for more
information, and to download the most current Zope release free.
Brian Cabral, 303/539-0200
Gary Graham, 540/371-6909 ext. 117
JohnstonWells Public Relations
Lance Thomas, 303/623-3366