Think xAPI is Next-Generation SCORM? Think Again

Talented Learning

Anthony is an independent xAPI evangelist and Instructional Developer for the Internet of Things. If you’re an elearning professional, you’ve probably seen or heard the term xAPI countless times. But are you still fuzzy about where SCORM ends and xAPI begins?

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5 Real Benefits of Using xAPI

LearnUpon

xAPI was touted as the future of eLearning back in 2013 when it was first introduced (named Tin Can at the time). xAPI has some awesome benefits that you should know about and avail of. One of the major benefits of xAPI is the lack of disruption its adoption will cause you. xAPI can do everything that your SCORM 1.2 SCORM 2004, in particular, proved to be very buggy for both eLearning pros and vendors alike. xAPI may not have swept across eLearning as expected.

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The Role of xAPI in Creating Powerful Learning Experiences for the Modern Workforce

Origin Learning

From early adopters who used archaic systems to set up a lesson that could be shared on one computer with an instructor to guide employees, to modern workplace learning that’s focused on xAPI -enabled mobile learning; eLearning at the workplace has traveled a long way. and SCORM 2004.

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xAPI, LRS – The Interview

eLearning 24-7

xAPI and LRS (Learning Record Stores) have been in the news and frankly everywhere within the e-learning industry in the past 1.5 My job was to help author SCORM 2004, focusing on how to develop content that would work in SCORM systems. Right now, “Tin Can” refers to xAPI.

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Consider SCORM/xAPI now rather than later

Adobe Captivate

Confusingly, Tin Can is also called xAPI (experience API) and SCORM comes in several different versions, with Cp supporting SCORM 1.2 or 2004. Teachable doesn’t offer any support for Cp, xAPI or SCORM. Blog Captivate SCORM tracking xapi

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LMS Review: Litmos

Talented Learning

This LMS can support large businesses with tens of thousands of learners, however, it may be too limiting for complex, large-scale implementations that serve vastly different audiences. (For An advanced Training Ops product for organizations that run training as a business.

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The ongoing work of learning standards

Litmos

After initial efforts in 1993, and bursts of energy circa 2000 and again in 2004, we’re seeing a new resurgence of activity and interest. SCORM was updated in 2004, and that is the existing standard for course delivery. So, does xAPI replace SCORM? .

Articulate Rise, A Responsive Authoring Tool

LearnUpon

Business tools used to require you to download and run an application on your machine. Export to SCORM/xAPI and upload to your LMS. SCORM 2004, AICC, or xAPI. But now, thanks to continually improving browser technology, things are different. There’s a whole host of products that can be launched in a browser, making it easier to do work across every device you own. And as a result, cloud-based eLearning creation is on the rise.

Web-Based Authoring Tools for Scalable eLearning Development: The Time Has Come

Web Courseworks

As more organizations and associations embrace rapid eLearning development to keep pace with new products and services, evolving business needs, and industry and government regulations, the need for distributed authoring solutions that enable collaborative, team-based development continues to grow.

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What is SCORM & Decoding Its Importance For eLearning

ProProfs

and SCORM 2004 are most commonly used. This was proving to be expensive and also meant that if at any given time a business decided to switch to a new LMS tool, all of their earlier content would lose its value and become obsolete. xAPI is built on SCORM.

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What is SCORM? A Simple Guide for those new to eLearning

LearnUpon

and SCORM 2004 ? The learner can pick up where they left off if they are interrupted – important for those trying to squeeze training into a busy schedule. . If you do choose to use SCORM, you should actually use xAPI, also known as Tin Can.

LMS Review: Adobe Captivate Prime

Talented Learning

Also on the administrative side, SCORM, AICC, xAPI, videos, digital documents, virtual classrooms, and instructor-led training (ILT) can be managed in one or more catalogs you can create — for internal or external audiences. 2004, AICC, xAPI, video, audio, pdf, Office.

E-Learning Jargon: What you might think it is.well…

eLearning 24-7

SCORM 2004 3rd edition, SCORM 2004 4th edition (rarely used), AICC, PENS – all of which are compliance standards, each with strengths and minuses. . Then there is Tin Can aka xAPI. I like the Tin Can term better than xAPI which is very technical and anyone in marketing knows, simple is better and xAPI just sounds too technical. As many of you are aware the e-learning world is well known for its jargon.

Growth Engineering’s Top Articles of 2017

Growth Engineering

Business Mission Statement: What do you Stand For? What’s the one question your business should answer but no one should ever have to ask you?”. Whatever your goals are for 2018, one thing is essential for business success – a clear mission statement.

Am I an LMS? And if so.

eLearning 24-7

SCORM 2004 3rd edition, SCORM 2004 4th edition, AICC, PENS, xAPI, CMI-5). I have worked at places where we had business units and would charge them for our online courses/content. A few weeks back, I was speaking at an event and was asked a question, “What do you look for when you select an LMS?”

Am I an LMS? And if so.

eLearning 24-7

SCORM 2004 3rd edition, SCORM 2004 4th edition, AICC, PENS, xAPI, CMI-5). I have worked at places where we had business units and would charge them for our online courses/content. A few weeks back, I was speaking at an event and was asked a question, “What do you look for when you select an LMS?”

Disruptive Technologies and the Future of Learning & Development

Convergence Training

The way I look at it, the way the definition goes, is anything that forces you to rethink or transfer the way you do business. And so that forces the industry to change, either to rethink how they would do their business or it would force you to go out of business in the case of Blockbuster.

Findanlms.com and Trend Lines

eLearning 24-7

Business Travel. SCORM 2004 3rd edition, xAPI). Systems represent all markets – from small business to global enterprise. Rise of xAPI. More vendors in the learning system space are adding xAPI, than in the past. Heyo!

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