Questionmark to provide one-stop-shop assessment platform to leading open-source company

TRUMBULL, CT USA — SUSE, a global leader in true open source innovation that serves over 80% of the Fortune Global 50, has partnered with Questionmark, the online assessment provider, to expand the reach and efficiency of its certification programs.

SUSE works with an ecosystem of partners and communities to deliver enterprise-grade, open source infrastructure and applications.  They work with thousands of customers around the world including Lenovo, T-Systems and iTEC.

These technicians must be effectively trained and independently assessed.  The SUSE certification program enables technicians to qualify at ‘administrator,’ ‘engineer’ or ‘architect’ level, giving customers confidence in their ability to deliver. More than 40,000 practitioners hold SUSE certifications.

By working with Questionmark as its online assessment partner, SUSE will be able to:

  • Offer greater flexibility with question types
  • Ask more in-depth questions
  • Adapt assessment content more quickly
  • Create a secure exam environment with Questionmark’s proctoring services

Questionmark provides a one-stop-shop solution for credentialing organizations.  The enterprise-grade assessment platform combines:

  • Secure test-taking with a range of proctoring services
  • Authoring and vendor content
  • E-commerce
  • Reporting
  • Flexibility to update and upload tests immediately
  • Badging for successful candidates

Naji Almahmoud, Vice President of SUSE Global Training Services said, “Organizations that invest in training and certifying their IT professionals increase business performance through happier customers, effective operations and lower maintenance costs. In addition, trained and certified IT professionals deliver better performance due to increased self-confidence and technology mastery.  By delivering our assessments online with Questionmark, we can deliver tests in greater numbers and increase the scope of our certifications.”

Lars Pedersen CEO of Questionmark, said: “In a world where technical solutions are constantly innovating, credentialing organizations need to release new assessments quickly.  Our enterprise-grade assessment platform enables customers like SUSE to quickly adapt assessment content and deliver tests to an unlimited number of candidates in a secure online environment.”