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Infor to Acquire CERTPOINT Systems Inc. by News Editor

Learning Solutions Magazine

Infor, a leading provider of business application software serving more than 70,000 customers, announced on Monday, March 4, that it has reached an agreement to acquire CERTPOINT Systems Inc. Learning Systems Management

CERTPOINT Systems Presents at DevLearn 2012 by News Editor

Learning Solutions Magazine

CERTPOINT Systems explores the latest trends in technologies for training and development at The eLearning Guild’s DevLearn Conference & Expo 2012 in Las Vegas. Design & Development Tools Learning Systems Management Mobile Learning Performance Support

Latest LMS Directory Plus August rankings for LMSs in EE space

eLearning 24-7

Certpoint – Feature set is solid and what I really like is everything is included, as in mobile too. After numerous weeks, the newest version of my LMS Directory is here. Features. 422 vendors. Extensive details on each system. Identification of mobile learning, if yes – details on devices (when applicable). What it does not include. Re-sellers of systems, this is becoming quite popular and often times the potential customer has no idea. Systems that are only talent management systems . Why has total vendors dropped? Consolidation. Extended Enterprise Systems. Top five.

The Ever Changing State of the Learning Technology Industry

Learning on the Leading Edge

" In the mid 2000's a shakeout started and vendors segmented themselves into two categories: those that focused on global enterprises – (Saba, SumTotal, Plateau, PeopleSoft, Oracle, and SAP) - and vendors which focused on the mid-market (Learn.com, GeoLearning, Blackboard, Certpoint, CornerstoneOnDemand, SilkRoad, NetDimensions, and others). Then came talent management.

The Rush to Develop Mobile Apps for Product Launches by Ara A. Ohanian

Learning Solutions Magazine

CERTPOINT Systems has developed K-TANGO to greatly reduce the time and expense involved, and to solve cross-platform and cross-channel issues. [Press Release] Mobile product knowledge apps for sales reps have a huge impact on buyer/seller dynamics. However, creating these apps can be costly and complex. Development Strategies Mobile Learning Rapid Tools

#HRTECH Learning Vendors Preview – Who to see and who to avoid

eLearning 24-7

The system used to be CertPoint for those wondering.  Welcome, welcome all! To those from HR who are new to this blog, I give a high five. To those who have been constant readers, I give a high five with a low five to boot. And to those who are constant readers from all over the world and training, L&D and other professions, I give two high fives, four low fives and a bucket of joy. Why am I so happy?  It is HR Tech.  Well, not yet, but it is coming up and with that are all those wonderful vendors and that magical expo. Some would call that vapor. call it, 10 minutes I lost. digress.

The Ever Changing State of the Learning Technology Industry

Learning on the Leading Edge

" In the mid 2000's a shakeout started and vendors segmented themselves into two categories: those that focused on global enterprises – (Saba, SumTotal, Plateau, PeopleSoft, Oracle, and SAP) - and vendors which focused on the mid-market (Learn.com, GeoLearning, Blackboard, Certpoint, CornerstoneOnDemand, SilkRoad, NetDimensions, and others). Then came talent management.

Desperately seeking the Holy Grail of #mlearning authoring platforms

Tayloring it

Tango by Certpoint. If you haven’t seen this article by Float Learning, then I’d advise you taking a look, particularly if you are / have plans to maximise the growing mobile device phenomena (if you aren’t, prepared to be overtaken by your your employees AND your competitors). GoMo by Epic. Linestream by Line. So, I’d like to repeat Chad’s plea.

Latest E-Learning News and Notes

eLearning 24-7

will be presenting   “Replacing Your LMS: Facts you need to know NOW!&# , a webinar sponsored by Certpoint. So that a more constant date is set each week for this blog, the topic “Latest Content Authoring Tools Trends&# will be posted Tuesday morning, July 19th. Then going forward, each Tuesday a new blog posting will appear. This month’s news and notes includes details on the E-Learning 24/7  Course Authoring Tool Shootut, A new Content Authoring Tool Directory along with interesting data points, LMS Info and final tidbits. How it will work. The Competition. Lectora.

Reading: “How To keep eLearners from escaping”

Dont Waste Your Time

I’ve been reading this White Paper from CertPoint called “How to keep eLearners from escaping“ Although it has been written for the corporate learning market it is easy to replace some of the vocabulary for further and higher education institutions. The paper makes some very tidy comments on the processes that the ‘managers’ should NOT try, for [.].

2011 LMS Award Winners plus a quick note on m-learning

eLearning 24-7

CertPoint was a consideration as well, and they do offer mobile learning with some social learning. Tango is a different product line from CertPoint – fyi. Initially I was going to provide a list of all my award winners including web conferening, stand alone mobile learning, etc., but after much consideration, decided this week to focus only on the LMS sector. Before announcing the winners, I have seen a trend regarding mobile learning, that can easily mislead folks. Mobile Learning. Two years ago there were some folks who believed that mobile learning where tools, etc.

E-Learning Trade Shows + Product Reviews 4 #TK11

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CERTPOINT VLS - including their mobile solution. I was planning on writing about emerging technology and virtual worlds. However, with ASTD’s TechKnowledge 2011, starting next week, I’m going to hold off until after TK11, to write on virtual worlds. What I like about conferences is the ability to see the latest products and hear the pitches from the vendors. Demonstrations are crucial, whether it is a 30 minute one, with an audience or one on one, with a potential customer.  Regardless, you need to have your product out and showing. Learning Trade Shows. The Good. The Ugly.

E-Learning News and Notes

eLearning 24-7

2/1/12- Ara Ohanian , CEO, President and Chief Happiness Officer, CertPoint. Lots of stuff has been going on these past few weeks s0 let’s just jump right in. Standalone Quiz/Assessment Tools. I’ve really been watching this space for the past two years, and while there continue to be enough products that fit within this category, I’m on the belief that this space is on the downside. love Questionmark, its a wonderful product and it can use a “connector” to integrate into your learning platform or system. Yes, it has a mobile component too. End Game. Finally.

LMS Market Continues to Grow

Learning on the Leading Edge

While not every LMS vendor is growing at the same rate, vendors like Taleo, CornerstoneOnDemand, Saba, SumTotal, Meridian, Certpoint, Oracle, and SAP all report growth in their LMS businesses. This week Peoplefluent (a $100M+ talent management software company, built from the combination of Authoria and Peopleclick) announced the acquisition of Strategia, a small but very successful enterprise learning management systems company. Strategia was a Canadian enterprise LMS company with large clients like Bombardier. What this acquisition shows is two trends in the market.

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Why you should come to IMPACT on April 10-13.

Learning on the Leading Edge

This year the sponsors include CornerstoneOnDemand, DDI, Impact Achievement Group, SHL, Achievers, ADP, Certpoint, Clarity Consultants, Enspire Learning, Forum, Harvard Publishing, IBM, Jobs2Web, Kenexa, Lawson, Lynda.com, NetDimension, NIIT, PageUpPeople, Richardson, Saba, Skillsoft, Sonic Foundry, SumTotal, Teds, TowersWatson, and Vangent. Reason 1: Amazing Speakers. And many more.

OutStart and HotLava Software - mLearning is Going Mainsteam

Learning on the Leading Edge

Providers such RIM and Apple have been very involved in helping learning industry companies such as Giunti Labs, CertPoint, and Intuition to develop mlearning applications and content for their devices. What do you use your mobile phone for? Odds are increasing that you use it for much more that simply making phone calls. Today’s mobile devices are now platforms for e-mail, messaging, surfing the web, multimedia entertainment, gaming, personal organization, wayfinding (GPS), and even shopping. Mobile devises of all sorts are now ubiquitous. What about in your organization? David.

OutStart and HotLava Software - mLearning is Going Mainsteam

Learning on the Leading Edge

Providers such RIM and Apple have been very involved in helping learning industry companies such as Giunti Labs, CertPoint, and Intuition to develop mlearning applications and content for their devices. What do you use your mobile phone for? Odds are increasing that you use it for much more that simply making phone calls. Today’s mobile devices are now platforms for e-mail, messaging, surfing the web, multimedia entertainment, gaming, personal organization, wayfinding (GPS), and even shopping. Mobile devises of all sorts are now ubiquitous. What about in your organization? David.

OutStart and HotLava Software - mLearning is Going Mainsteam

Learning on the Leading Edge

Providers such RIM and Apple have been very involved in helping learning industry companies such as Giunti Labs, CertPoint, and Intuition to develop mlearning applications and content for their devices. What do you use your mobile phone for? Odds are increasing that you use it for much more that simply making phone calls. Today’s mobile devices are now platforms for e-mail, messaging, surfing the web, multimedia entertainment, gaming, personal organization, wayfinding (GPS), and even shopping. Mobile devises of all sorts are now ubiquitous. What about in your organization? David.

OutStart and HotLava Software - mLearning is Going Mainsteam

Learning on the Leading Edge

Providers such RIM and Apple have been very involved in helping learning industry companies such as Giunti Labs, CertPoint, and Intuition to develop mlearning applications and content for their devices. What do you use your mobile phone for? Odds are increasing that you use it for much more that simply making phone calls. Today’s mobile devices are now platforms for e-mail, messaging, surfing the web, multimedia entertainment, gaming, personal organization, wayfinding (GPS), and even shopping. Mobile devises of all sorts are now ubiquitous. What about in your organization? David.

Why you should come to IMPACT on April 10-13.

Learning on the Leading Edge

This year the sponsors include CornerstoneOnDemand, DDI, Impact Achievement Group, SHL, Achievers, ADP, Certpoint, Clarity Consultants, Enspire Learning, Forum, Harvard Publishing, IBM, Jobs2Web, Kenexa, Lawson, Lynda.com, NetDimension, NIIT, PageUpPeople, Richardson, Saba, Skillsoft, Sonic Foundry, SumTotal, Teds, TowersWatson, and Vangent. Reason 1: Amazing Speakers. This year we have the most amazing lineup of speakers we've ever assembled. You will have the opportunity to meet some of the world's most expert HR and L&D practitioners in some fantastic sessions.