We help people to teach and learn languages.
We have been doing that ever since 1961, when our first language lab was made under the name Tandberg. During those 50+ years, our solutions have found their way to over 100 countries and 50,000 classroom installations.
Close relations with our customers and our pedagogical approach have made us the global leader in teacher-led language labs and next gen virtual language learning environments.
Currently we have offices in six countries and a network of over 200 partners. Our corporate headquarters is in Finland.
Sanako Anywhere, our solution for situations where learning takes place both inside and outside classrooms and on different devices.
Sanako Web Recorder, a free online application for playing and recording audio and completing various multimedia content exercises.
Language lab apps for iPad and Android
Distribution agreement with Oxford University Press
Integration of the latest text-to-speech & voice recognition technology into our solutions
to offer immediate feedback for students’ individual practice.
Sanako Pronounce, a new pronunciation tool
Interactive content – replacement for textbooks – added to Sanako Study
Over 30,000 Sanako classroom installations globally
Sanako Study, a modular software language lab
Divace changes its name and launches a new global brand – Sanako
Teleste installs world’s first virtual language lab
Teleste develops world’s first computer-controlled language lab
Teleste acquires Tandberg’s educational division
Tandberg becomes the global leader in language labs
First Tandberg language lab produced
Sanako has the highest level of industry experience providing services, software, or support for Microsoft technologies.
Sanako has accreditation under the WorldDidac Quality Charter in 2011 – 2014. It indicates that we meet the highest standards of product quality, services, and after sales support and also have the ability to contribute to the sustainability of educational programs worldwide.
Sanako ISO-9001 certificate is a quality guarantee that relates to the company’s activities in the design, product development, production, service, marketing and sales of multimedia learning systems.
Sanako ISO-14001 certificate guarantees environmentally sound practices and processes relating to the company’s activities in the design, product development, production, service, marketing and sales of multimedia learning systems.
Our environmental policy
We strive to reduce and manage our environmental load utilizing a wide range of resources and focusing on continual improvement and prevention of pollution.
We are committed to making greener personal and company-wide choices when it comes to business travelling, materials selection, adoption of new technologies and energy consumption. We also commit to observe the relevant legislation, regulations and valid waste management rules.
Our ISO 14001 environmental management system helps and reminds us of the need to achieve more by consuming less. Our products are safe to use and designed and manufactured to last and provide long term value for investments.
As more and more in the learning process is taking place outside the traditional classrooms, we are in the forefront in developing solutions and services for distance learning and better oral communication skills.
Sanako is powered by Louna Tuuli – Finnish wind power