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Video Learning Platforms

eLearning 24-7

1995 – Real Media arrives on the internet scene streaming an entire baseball game that probably no one watched. The new kids of the block (please no jokes here) are Video Learning Platforms. Video itself - streamed, recorded, edited then posted, posted without editing, etc. – may/may not include audio incl. – this is the backbone of the platform.

5 Challenges Developing E-Learning as a Revenue Stream

Connect Thinking

As an independent e-learning consultant, I’m often asked how to develop e-learning courses as a viable revenue stream for their business - to sell to clients. You need a platform to manage enrolments and completions (a Learning Management System or other). You can imagine the answer is complex. Analyse your idea. It all sounds like a good idea. Finding a large customer base.

L&D Talk: Gartners Emerging Tech Hype Curve, LMS Platforms, The Changing L&D Industry

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

edtech Gartner Emerging Trends Hype Cycle LDTalk Learning and Development Industry Learning Management Systems Streaming Video TLDC16L&D Talk is presented by Litmos.com - Get your FREE trial at litmos.com/trial - Today our panel discussion centered around the new Gartner Hype Cycle For Emerging Technologies report. We also discuss LMS markets, trends, and issues. L&D Talk is every day 8am.

Is Multiple Activity Streams the Way Forward for Enterprise Platforms?

ID Reflections

Before I move on let me briefly explain how Jive --whichpowers our social platform--works. Jive offers users the ability to customizetheir two activity streams--one stream reflects everything the user is Following on the platform and thisincludes people, places and content. As is wont to happen withactivity streams, content quickly moves below the fold and runs the risk ofgetting overlooked. Both these applications make my Twitter use abreeze by allowing me to set my filters and create multiple streams. And reflects how far we have come.

Using social media for eLearning (a look at the top 6 social platforms)

eFront

It makes sense then to want to use those powerful and hugely popular platforms for things besides posting cat videos or catching up with Alex from high school. There’s also the fact that Twitter provides few mechanisms for saving, cataloguing and viewing tweets at a later time, besides the rather inflexible hashtags; it’s more a stream-of-messages than a content repository.

Why Online Video Platforms Work for Intranet Video

KZO Innovations

So, to answer the initial question, the best way to share video across your enterprise is through online video platforms. Stream your video so you can trust that your video cannot be downloaded and that your content will only reach its intended user or group. Use an online platform to share important videos across your enterprise and ensure that they’re appropriate, high-quality, and professional. Want to learn how to integrate video with your existing enterprise platform? Featured-Blog intranet video online video platformCheck out this free guide!

Understanding Video File Types: Codecs, Containers, and Outputs

Visual Lounge

Like the “pinch” in an hourglass, compression helps devices and the internet keep up with a big stream of data. Or cut out the middle man and skip having to determine an output all together by sending your video directly to a cloud platform like Google Drive or YouTube. Tips & How To's codec container file MOV mp4 quicktime resolution streaming types VideoPreset outputs.

Measuring Your Association’s eLearning ROI

Association eLearning

Remember to include all costs related to creating or converting content, content delivery (your LMS and web conferencing platform), content maintenance, and learner support, as well as marketing. ROI is a performance measure used to evaluate the efficiency of an investment or to compare the efficiency of a number of different investments. Go ahead, download it now ! Share this on Facebook.

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Streaming Media for E-Learning: A Primer

The E-Learning Curve

I'm preparing a series of blog articles on the topic E-Learning Using Collaboration Platforms. In the series I will discuss: Collaboration Platform Technology Synchronous Delivery. Tags: video multimedia Audio web-based training online training WBT streaming media digital media collaboration platform The E-learning Curve blog shares thought-provoking commentary and practical knowledge for e-learning professionals. Find out more.

Using social media for eLearning (a look at the top 6 social platforms)

eFront

It makes sense then to want to use those powerful and hugely popular platforms for things besides posting cat videos or catching up with Alex from high school. There’s also the fact that Twitter provides few mechanisms for saving, cataloguing and viewing tweets at a later time, besides the rather inflexible hashtags; it’s more a stream-of-messages than a content repository.

The Promise Of 3D Learning

Upside Learning

Second Life itself was a promising collaborative 3D learning platform. Same applies to bandwidth, it is now good enough to stream video, and should easily transfer data for 3D. Upside Learning 3D Learning 3D Learning Platform Learning in 3D Second LifeWhile there are many experiments, very few are able to justify any sort of return on the expense. That day is far off yet.

Online Courses Are Golden: Can an LMS Help Your Business Cash In?

Talented Learning

LMS platforms with ecommerce capabilities typically meet these requirements because the feature set is similar to those in standard online storefronts. Integration with Salesforce.com or other customer relationship management (CRM) platform. They diversify income streams from across a content business portfolio. Do you sell learning content online ? Three Levels of Support.

Blog, Message, Participate – Join the Social Learning Brigade!

Origin Learning

Can an intranet platform work? Konnect , the social technology platform offered by Origin Learning has, from trials and implementation, proved to be efficient owing to the higher degree of engagement and participation of learners that it offers. A word of caution though: it is important to position the platform properly. The answer to all these questions is a resounding YES!

E-Learning End Users Have Spoken – time for the industry to listen

eLearning 24-7

Streaming Media. In an upcoming webinar, that I am presenting and in a blog post – coming soon, that streaming media will have a positive impact on e-learning courses and capabilities, opening a greater immersion capability then ever seen before in the industry. From the end user perspective, 49% stream media from the net to their television, while 51% do not. I foresee the numbers of people who use e-learning and stream will increase in the range of +8 to 10%. Learning Platforms & Emerging Technology. Tablets. It is extremely disturbing. 7% Other.

Tech Tuesday: Translating mLevel Events to xAPI Statements

mLevel

mLevel has been capturing events about the user’s behaviors using the mLevel platform since its inception, but only recently have we been able to provide data back to the learners and managers on what happened and when. The event stream is ordered and, in some cases, will contain additional data to assist with the parsing of the events. which are represented by the gameEventType.

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eLearning Development: 4 Tech Considerations When Using Videos

Upside Learning

With increasing bandwidths and better compression techniques available, use of videos in Flash platform based eLearning courses is on the rise. Streaming – accessing videos hosted on the streaming server. Tags: Blended Learning Learning Technology eLearning Streaming Technology Video Video Based Learning However, often we find videos not being used optimally.

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One Step Behind

eLearning 24-7

Streaming to your Television. If there was ever a technology that is emerging and continues to do is – its streaming. I’m not talking about viewing online streaming video, I am talking about actually viewing video or whatever on your television. Take a look at the tabletop boxes that exist today in the space of streaming from the net to your television, and you shouldn’t be surprised on the players (no pun attended) that see this as the next big thing. Use this powerhouse and stream it to a television or mobile device. It was revoluntary.

Informal vs. Formal Learning: Creating a Blend!

Gyrus

Let’s look at below tips through, which you can incorporate informal learning in to your formal learning and development programs: Provide a knowledge management tool/platform for employees to share their learning after they attend a formal training/learning program. Create a platform for cross functional teams to come and share ideas, create solutions. Encourage employees to recommend content to other learners through organizations’ intranet portal or other social streams. Organize regular sessions where they can share their knowledge with a wider audience.

The Six Hats Of A Community Manager

Learnnovators

The premise of this post is that when an organization makes a conscious effort to move towards a more social way of doing business, it usually begins with the introduction of an enterprise collaboration platform. Conceptually, the change may appear to be a very simple one–move from emails to a more open mode of communication on a collaboration platform. THE HAT OF A TRAINER.

Using User-Generated Content to Your Best Advantage

KZO Innovations

When using an enterprise video platform, one of the top concerns is almost always securing your video player. A secure video player means content owners can select the level of permissions for groups, the level of user authentication, and secure the delivery of the video stream. Featured-Blog enterprise video enterprise video platform user-generated contentA company can monitor the internal content that has been created and try to build a culture where employees know that appropriate representation of the company is the only way to go.

Six Obstacles to Building Communities in Organizations

ID Reflections

The role of a Community Manager is becoming well-established with communities being perceived as platforms that have the potential to reduce the cost of communication, bridge organizational silos, facilitate cross-team conversations thus creating opportunities for innovation, knowledge transfer, expertise location, and more. Yet, this is where organizations are struggling.

The Corporate Training Predictions You Need to Know for 2017

Litmos

The industry made some advances moving to the cloud and keeping pace with main stream use of tech, but there is room to grow. This is where APIs turn your standard cloud-based LMS into a strong enterprise platform for learning. Live Video Streaming. Most of our industry is still oblivious to the amazing live streaming capabilities the internet now contains. Ah yes.

3 Ways Leaders Can Embrace Online Education

CLO Magazine

Still, there are some distinctions leaders should consider when using online platforms vs. face-to-face learning. More than 80 percent of smartphone users stream video, according to The NPD Group Inc., With the explosion of online education, business leaders have a new tool to develop their organization’s talent. Even Though It’s Online, Facilitate Student Collaboration.

Host Your Corporate Training Videos on Your LMS – Why & How

CommLab India

Training videos are not for advertising, branding, or marketing to promote on the web and social media platforms. Consider these factors while hosting training videos on an LMS : file size of the videos & compatibility, hosting charges, streaming server, and confidentiality of information. It has better streaming features and costs are based on the usage. Here’s why.

Six Obstacles To Building Communities In Organizations

Learnnovators

The role of a Community Manager is becoming well-established with communities being perceived as platforms that have the potential to reduce the cost of communication, bridge organizational silos, facilitate cross-team conversations thus creating opportunities for innovation, knowledge transfer, expertise location, and more. Yet, this is where organizations are struggling. ” 3.

EdTech’s Impact On Higher Education

LearnDash

Video streaming platforms (YouTube) in education is pretty common nowadays. It probably goes without saying that education has been significantly impacted by the surge in educational technology (or edtech). When most people think of edtech, images of mobile apps and Google tools come to mind. The reason edtech has surged in popularity is multifaceted. ed tech

Tin Can API: A Must for Blended Learning

Origin Learning

It provides a simple interface on devices like smartphones, tablets and computers to capture the streams of activities that learners undertake by converting them into simple statements. Learning in the 21 st century has become all-pervasive, transcending physical boundaries of a classroom-and- instructor based format. What is the TIN Can API? How does it work? The benefits. Like our post ?

Benefits of Shifting Your HCM System to the Cloud

WalkMe Training Station

Today’s HR must rely on a constant stream of data to make decisions and lead a company towards success. If you’re wondering if the investment in making these changes in overhauling your current platform and switching to a cloud based HCM system is worth the money and effort, the data is telling us it is. Challenges. Opportunities. Payoffs. Employee Training

Wearable Computing Technology In Learning

Upside Learning

As more and more such devices and broadly platforms emerge on the market, they will provide a developer options just as the mobile operating systems do today. ‘Real Sharing’ – (life streaming becomes real, searchable, sharable streams of data BIG data becomes real). Rauch). We’ve realized that learning can be better in a culture driven by sharing.

Enhance Your Mobile Learning Delivery with 7 Eye-openers.

G-Cube

But in the past few years it has emerged as a sustainable learning platform. They are also keen on accessing social networking sites and streaming or downloading video or audio content via smartphones and mobiles. So the mobile platform itself poses no barriers for adoption of mLearning. Elements like audio and video run well on the platform. Will it benefit them?

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When To – Bring Your Own Device (Office Edition)

WalkMe Training Station

Some companies take the extra step of blocking social networking sites, music streaming apps, and even popular blogs to keep their staff on track. While employees might enjoy listening to music while they work, streaming puts a lot of pressure on the bandwidth and can slow down the company’s internet and thus its productivity as a whole. Explain What Is Allowed at Work.

LMSs Lower Costs for Nonprofits

TOPYX LMS

It’s becoming increasingly rare for nonprofits to not be on social media platforms like Twitter and Facebook. Streams webinars and other recorded materials to staff members who work locally and remotely. Since social media is mistakenly believed to be free, nonprofits tend to over-market themselves on these platforms. Contrary to popular myth, social media is not free.

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What’s on the TechSmith roadmap? We’ll tell you.

Visual Lounge

That means new mobile offerings, new integrations between products and across platforms, and new solutions to age-old communication problems. What: Online, streaming event with live Q&A. What if I can’t tune in to the live stream? If you’ve been following TechSmith for awhile, you may have noticed that the past year has brought a lot of changes. No worries.

A Brief Historical Look at Corporate Training

Litmos

It was a time of hipsters, Electronic Dance Music , Gangnam Style, eSports, mobile gaming, Mad Men and Game of Thrones, Tablet computing and streaming media , micro-learning and everything gamified. This decade also has seen the rise of streaming media and virtual reality. As I get older, new professionals fresh out of Ed Tech programs look younger and younger. Not so. Only 8.2%