About us


Vitalect is focused on providing a suite of tools and technologies that help organizations effectively manage their training services. We differentiate ourselves from other industry players by providing a dynamic solution that is constantly evolving to keep pace with Internet technologies and capable of integrating with other web-based applications. In addition, our ease of use, speed of deployment, and the availability of a free test drive prior to purchase makes us a standout solution in the eLearning market.


Vitalect was started in 1997 as a training and consulting company and later transitioned into an eLearning software solutions company. It has offices in the Silicon Valley and in India. The company is led by its Founder and CEO, Pran Kurup. Pran's entrepreneurial spirit is born of a career blended in technology and education. He previously has held management and engineering positions at Cirrus Logic and Synopsys Inc., where he designed integrated circuits and managed and trained semiconductor engineers on design methodology and best practices. A long-time educator, he has taught courses at the University of California at Santa Cruz and is the author of three books on Logic Synthesis and ASIC Design. He holds a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, India, and a Masters in Computer Engineering from the University of Miami in Florida. Pran is actively involved in community activities; he co-founded the alumni web site of his alma mater, IIT Kharagpur, is a member of The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE), and previously served as the President of the Silicon Valley Indian Professionals Association (SIPA).

Products & Services

Vitalect provides the Techniq™ family of products, a robust suite of tools and technologies for delivering online training. They include Techniq Online University, Techniq Portfolio, Techniq Evaluation, and Techniq Certifier. Our solutions are ideal for training managers, course developers, and learners at organizations of all types and sizes; they are easy to use and require little training; they can be deployed in a matter of days rather than weeks and months; and they are extremely cost effective. Our fully integrated eLearning solution delivers the technology infrastructure that helps companies train anyone, anytime, anywhere. The Techniq™ platform is seamlessly integrated with Cisco-WebEx™, Salesforce™, and payment gateways such as PayPal and Authorize.net.


Our solution is widely applicable to any industry as long as there is training to be delivered and people to be trained. Our customers are from diverse industries including High-tech, Healthcare, Non-profit, Services, Legal, Education, Training, and many more.