1+1=3

x.hlp technologies asa and Enlight, Europe's largest provider of online
solutions for testing and certification, have signed a Letter of Intent
to merge by the end of next month.

x.hlp and Enlight's services dovetail nicely, so I expect to see synergy, not merely financial engineering, come out of this union. They are well positioned to ride the wave of "show me" compliance training and testing.

Enlight will be the leading provider of global solutions for Knowledge Assurance. The company will have customers in 60 countries, be used for national certification programs in 15 countries, and have delivered more than 7 million tests in over 3000 test centers. It will have subsidiaries in the US, Germany, the UK, Netherlands, Belgium, Norway and Sweden.

The merger follows an increased demand for testing and certification among large organizations in the public and private sectors. “Our existing x.hlp customers already ask for professional testing and certification solutions, and we have several joint customer projects underway with Enlight,” says x.hlp CEO Oyvind Lundgreen.



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