High Court Orders Raid on Integrated Business Solution Limited (IBS) for conducting Unauthorized SAP Training

June 19, 2007 by SAP News 0

Part of ongoing crackdown on institutes offering illegal training using SAP software

IndiaSAP India, the leading provider of business software solutions, today announced that following a civil suit for Infringement of Copyright filed with Hon’ble High Court of Delhi, the court appointed local commissioner conducted civil raids at Integrated Business Solution Limited (IBS) – an unauthorized training Institute based at Kolkata.

During the aforesaid raid at the company’s training centres at Gariahat Shopping Complex, Rashbehari Avenue in Kolkata, it was found that IBS were running unlicensed version of the SAP software on its several computers and servers. As part of the court order, all these computers and servers were seized by the Local Commissioner, appointed by the High Court of Delhi.

“SAP is committed to protecting the interests of students looking for training in SAP technology, our training partners and the IT Industry at large, said Alan Sedghi, President and CEO, SAP Indian Subcontinent. “SAP is extremely determined to crack down on Institutes offering unauthorized training on SAP software and the civil action instituted against IBS is one of the many actions that SAP has instituted against unauthorized training Institutes, across the country. We are looking at further intensifying our campaign by working closely with the authorities against these unauthorized training institutes.”

Some of the other institutes, which were cracked down earlier include Indian Satellite Research & Development Organization (ISRDO) located at New Delhi, Growel Softech Ltd. located in Noida, Gurgaon, Chandigarh, Hyderabad and Mumbai, SAPzen Consulting India Pvt. Ltd located at Bangalore and Mumbai, and the Bangalore offices of NeoLogik and United Systems India Pvt. Ltd.,

How to access legitimate SAP training

SAP has set up a community of Education Partners across India that offer well-designed and accessible training on SAP technologies. Prospective learners should always check the accreditation of any education centre prior to parting with any fees. SAP’s training partners in India are – Siemens Information Systems Limited, Genovate Solutions (I) Pvt. Ltd, Delphi Computech Pvt Ltd., VC ERP Consulting Pvt. Ltd, Kauf Solutions India Pvt. Ltd, Boston Software Consultants India Pvt Ltd, Bhari Information Technology Systems and Cognizant Technology Solutions India Private Limited. SAP training centres are located across India in Bangalore, Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Mumbai, Nasik, Mangalore, Mysore, Chandigarh, Vishakapatnam, Madurai, Cochin, and Coimbatore. Students can contact SAP at education.india@sap.com for any queries they might have.