Curam Software and Prometric Partner to Administer Flexible Software Certification Exams

    Curam Software Expands Testing Process to Provide Convenient
Certification Options to Potential Practitioners

    HERNDON, VA., October 16 /CNW/ - Curam Software, the leading provider of
Social Enterprise Management (SEM) software solutions, today announced that
its Global Learning Services, a division of Curam Global Services, has teamed
with Prometric, the global leader in technology-enabled testing and assessment
services, to administer its practitioner certification exams. The partnership
allows Curam Software to simplify the certification process and provide
flexible testing options to those seeking to obtain a Curam Software

    The new partnership creates additional opportunities for practitioners
seeking to establish Curam Software credentials by offering exams at more than
3,000 Prometric testing sites around the globe. Curam Software's Global
Learning Services provides customers and partners with world class learning
products and consistently ensures practitioners have the necessary skills and
knowledge to carryout successful implementations of the Curam Business
Application Suite(TM). This new, convenient process will help ensure that
candidates gain the fundamental skills required to work effectively on a Curam
Software team.

    Curam Software offers two certifications: Curam Certified Developer (CCD)
and Curam Certified Professional (CCP). CCD certification is designed to test
the minimum set of skills that an experienced Java developer requires to
effectively leverage the Curam Application Development Environment(TM) on a
Curam implementation project. By obtaining a CCP certification, experienced
Business Analysts are able to demonstrate their ability to participate in
mapping Curam's business processes and functionality to the requirements of
the organization. Hiring certified Business Analysts also assists the project
in making the best use of the existing functionality found in the Curam
Business Application Suite(TM).

    "Our partnership with Prometric will help our customers make sure they
have properly trained and qualified team members working on their
implementation projects. This partnership exemplifies our mission to
continuously improve our customers' satisfaction," said David Truman,
executive vice president, Curam Software. "Working with Prometric will
simplify the certification process and provide easier access to local testing
facilities. This is part of our commitment to ensuring the success of our
customers and our Systems Integration partners."

    Prometric's flexible testing options, time-tested processes and decades
of experience provide test candidates with an accurate, flexible and
convenient testing experience.

    "Prometric is excited to work with Curam Software to enhance and
facilitate the certification process for all of its certification candidates,"
said Garrett Sherry, Country Manager - Ireland at Prometric. "Prometric's
robust network of 3,000 global testing centers provides complete ease of
access and flexibility to candidates, by permitting them to schedule and take
exams at times and locations that are convenient to them."

    SEM is a new category of enterprise software that is citizen-centric and
leverages COTS products to transform as well as modernize health, human
services, labor, and social security agencies. SEM provides comprehensive
enterprise eligibility IT solutions - crossing agency boundaries, simplifying
policies, and integrating with existing technology. SEM fosters holistic,
convenient services for citizens as well as provides screening for needs and
referrals to state- and community-based resources.

    About Curam Software:

    Curam Software is the leading provider of Social Enterprise Management
(SEM) software solutions, delivering best-in-class applications for social
enterprises globally including, health and human services, workforce services,
and social security organizations. Using the Curam Business Application
Suite(TM) agencies can immediately reap the benefits of client-centric
business processes and an outcomes-driven integrated service delivery model.
The Curam Business Application Suite, underpinned by the Curam Enterprise
Framework(TM), combines the advantages of commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS)
software, an enterprise platform and service oriented architecture with the
business and technical flexibility required to allow agencies to implement
solutions to meet their strategic objectives. Curam Software is headquartered
in Dublin, Ireland with additional offices located in New York, Washington,
D.C., United Kingdom, Australia and Bangalore, India. For more information,

    About Prometric

    Prometric is the recognized global leader in technology-enabled
assessment services, providing paper-and-pencil, Internet and computer-based
testing solutions. It offers a fully integrated testing system that includes
test development, test delivery and data management capabilities. On behalf of
over 400 clients in the academic, professional, government, corporate and
information technology markets, Prometric develops and/or delivers assessments
through a global network of testing centres in 135 countries as well as direct
to candidates via the Web. For more information, please visit

For further information:

For further information: O'Keeffe & Company, Inc. Erin Leahy,
703-883-9000 ext. 139

Organization Profile


More on this organization

Custom Packages

Browse our custom packages or build your own to meet your unique communications needs.

Start today.

CNW Membership

Fill out a CNW membership form or contact us at 1 (877) 269-7890

Learn about CNW services

Request more information about CNW products and services or call us at 1 (877) 269-7890