Component Soft is an IT training and consulting company focusing on open cloud and cloud native technologies, based in Budapest Hungary and active across Europe and beyond. Our company is one of only 20 Kubernetes Training Partners worldwide, a Kubernetes Certified Service Provider, an OpenStack Training Partner, a Linux Foundation Training Partner and a Red Hat Technology Partner.
We believe in the value of putting in the work from the ground up, so we develop our own training materials. Component Soft have educated more than 2,000 delegates for both OpenStack and also for Kubernetes since 2014 as you can also read in the news section of the OpenStack Summit Europe 2018 Report. We also have partners in the USA and Australia who license our OpenStack and Kubernetes coursebooks at their trainings.
Bringing together communities and sharing knowledge is a great boost to our mission of propagating IT knowledge in an ever-changing digital world.
This is why we have sponsored, exhibited and held talks and workshops on the OpenStack CEE Days and OpenStack UK Days in 2017 as well as on the KubeCon + CloudNativeCon Europe and the OpenStack Summit Europe in 2018. We became a gold sponsor of the Open Infra Days UK 2019 on 1-2. April 2019 in London, also providing a key speaker (Laszlo Budai, our CTO) and two workshop instructors(Laszlo and Graham Jones). We also talk at the Cloud Native London meetup group on 3. April 2019.
Our mission is propagating IT knowledge in an ever-changing digital world.
History of Component Soft
January 1994 Component Soft was started as a division of Component Ltd. in Budapest, Hungary
1994. We became the first Authorized Sun Education Center in Central-Eastern Europe covering Hungary.
1994-2010 We delivered hundreds of official Sun trainings for several thousand delegates in Hungary and later in South-East Europe
January 1996. Component Soft became an independent company
2001. Our first Linux training were delivered. Our Linux training portfolio became one of most important revenue source in the following 10 years
2006. Component Soft became an Authorized Sun Education Center for South-East Europe covering then all countries from Hungary in North down to Greece and Cyprus.
2007-2010. Several important Sun training projects for global telco, financial and IT services companies in South-East Europe. Sun Education Services was a new success story in the region.
2007. We started to offer MySQL courses of Sun Microsystems as well as our own Python trainings
2010. Oracle buys Sun Microsystems, Component Soft becomes an Approved Oracle Training Center
2011-2012. New topics in our training portfolio: Apache, Tomcat, JBoss using our own courseware
2014. Component Soft becomes one of the few Global Preferred IT Training Suppliers of Ericsson, covering mainly Europe
2015. We developed and started to deliver our own Openstack training portfolio. Since then we have been delivering it for hundreds of training participants yearly in whole Europe
2015. Component Soft becomes a Training Partner of the Openstack Foundation and a Red Hat Technology Partner
2015- Component Soft provides third level support and consultation for the mission critical NFV system of the Hungarian Telekom
2016- Component Soft is a sponsor of the Openstack CEE Day held each year in June in Budapest.
2017- Component Soft provides third level support and consultation for a mission critical financial system of Erste Bank Hungary
2017. We developed our own Kubernetes Admin training and from October started to deliver Docker and Kubernetes trainings in large quantity throughout Europe
2017. Component Soft becomes a Kubernetes Service Partner
2017- Component Soft regularly delivers trainings for Deutsche Telekom Pan-Net in topics like Openstack, Ceph, Ansible, Docker and Kubernetes related to the mission critical NFV system of the Deutsche Telekom Group.
2017 – September, We are a Gold Sponsor of the OpenStack UK Day in London
2018 – May, We are a Silver Sponsor and an exhibitor of KuberCon + CloudNativeCon Europe 2018. in Copenhagen
2018 – June, Component Soft becomes a Kubernetes Certified Service Provider and a Kubernetes Training Partner
2019 – April, We become a gold sponsor of the Open Infra Days UK 2019, also providing a key speaker (Laszlo Budai, our CTO) and two workshop instructors(Laszlo and Graham Jones). We also talk at the Cloud Native London meetup group on 3. April 2019.
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