itslearning Acquires Fronter

itslearning AS, a learning management system provider, acquired Scandinavian-based learning management system Fronter from Pearson.

The amount of the deal was not disclosed.

The combined company, one of the largest provider of learning management systems in Europe, aims is to strengthen each of its centres of expertise and intensify entry into new markets.

Moving forward, Oslo, Norway-based Fronter will function as a product offering within itslearning’s platform portfolio bringing complementary capabilities and functionalities, which will be used to accelerate innovation and create value for customers, users and employees worldwide.

Founded in 1999 in Bergen in Norway and led by CEO Arne Bergby, itslearning offers a cloud-based learning platform for teachers and learners to support and improve their learning and teaching processes. The company has more than 400 employees in Bergen and offices in Sweden, Finland, Denmark, UK, France, Germany, USA and the Netherlands.



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