Saba (NASDAQ:SABA), the premier People Cloud provider, today announced that the Department of Education South Australia was named a 2011 Computerworld Honors Finalist in the Digital Access category by the Computerworld Honors Program. In addition, three other Saba customers, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), the HOPE Program and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) have been named laureate award winners. The 23 rd Annual IDG Computerworld Honors Program acknowledges organizations using information technology to promote positive societal change. The awards were presented during the Annual Laureates Medal Ceremony & Gala Awards Evening on June 20, 2011 at the Andrew Mellon Auditorium in Washington, DC.

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“The number and quality of nominations this year were very inspiring and demonstrate how valuable IT is to community change,” said John Amato, Publisher, Computerworld. “Computerworld is very proud to name the 2011 class of Laureates and showcase their initiatives benefiting society through innovative uses of IT.”

“We congratulate our customers for their great achievements and commend their passion to continuously innovate and promote change within their communities,” stated Laurent Pacalin, SVP and GM of People Cloud Applications at Saba. “This honor speaks to both the power and goodwill of our customers and the commitment of Saba to create People Cloud Applications specifically tailored to the needs of our customers to help them benefit society in meaningful ways.”

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About Saba

Saba (NASDAQ:SABA) provides a unified set of People Cloud Applications including enterprise learning, talent management, and collaboration solutions delivered through the Saba People Cloud. Today’s people-driven enterprises are using Saba's solutions to mobilize and engage people around new strategies and initiatives, align and connect people to accelerate the flow of business, and cultivate, capture, and share individual and collective knowhow to effectively compete and succeed.

Saba's premier customer base includes major global organizations and industry leaders in financial services, life sciences and healthcare, high tech, automotive and manufacturing, retail, energy and utilities, packaged goods, and public sector organizations. Saba’s solutions are underpinned by global services capabilities and partnerships encompassing strategic consulting, comprehensive implementation services, and ongoing worldwide support.

Headquartered in Redwood Shores, California, Saba has offices on five continents. For more information, please visit or call +1-877-SABA-101 or +1-650-779-2791.

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