Why Should You Use Cloud Computing For E-Learning?

Origin Learning

What is cloud computing? Cloud computing is the technology which uses the internet and central remote servers to maintain applications and data. Cloud computing allows computing to be much more efficient by centralizing data storage, processing and bandwidth at one point.

The Changing Face of Work and Workplace Learning


Cloud computing , while it has been around for a long time, is showing huge impact today. “In July 2010, Rackspace Hosting and NASA jointly launched an open-source cloud-software initiative known as OpenStack. I am not the kind to crystal gaze.

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The Best of eLearning in August 2015


It does correlate nicely with cloud computing and the mobile revolution… Find out more in this article. The post The Best of eLearning in August 2015 appeared first on. August is a bittersweet month.

Year in Review: 5 eLearning Reports to Read before 2016


2015 was a big year for Docebo and the learning industry as a whole. Integrating the HR Landscape on the Cloud. LMS Trends 2015. New ideas, and revelations on older ideas, were brought to the stage and molded into the strategies we’ll be using in 2016 and beyond.

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Continuous Learning is strategic to business

Origin Learning

Cloud-computing, virtual, immersive learning and augmented reality too are catching up in a big way.

Importance of corporate training for employees and organization

Your Training Edge

Her work has been published on various sites related to Big Data , Business Intelligence, Project Management, Cloud Computing, IT, SAP, Project Management and more. With the advent of high end technology in corporate organizations, complicated things have become much easier to manage.

Popular ID Principles For Mobile Learning: 5 Trends That Spell Success


Also keeping the limited memory capabilities of mobile devices, it is a good idea to use cloud-computing file storage and sharing sites for access to reading resources or assignments.

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Tan Le, Measuring Brain Activity: Second Day Keynote at #ATDTK

Learning Visions

Tan Le, Emotiv Technology (building brain-based computer interfaces), bio-sensing devices that track how the brain responds. Possibilities that arise at the intersection of cloud computing, big data, mobile devices.

5 Rapidly Growing ELearning Sectors


Learning management systems are also evolving, many of which are moving to cloud based offerings as cloud computing becomes more popular (expected 44% annual growth over the next five years). The outlook for the elearning industry is a positive one.

Mobility in 2015: Hopes are high


Mobility in 2015: Hopes are high. Other trends, including cloud computing and the lack of limits on office personnel, have been intrinsically linked to PC-strength devices that can be used anywhere. The 2015 outlook.

The Evolution of the “Common eLearning Man”

eLearning Brothers

With the development of personal home computers on the rise, it made it easier to learn about subjects and develop skills online. Personal home computers. Cloud computing. Gesture-based computing. Notable advancements: - The Cloud. Tablet computing.

Cloud-Based Technology for eLearning – Good or Bad?


Having your head in the clouds now holds a whole new meaning with the development of cloud-based technology. For that reason, cloud computing is a rapid growth area […].

eLearning and the Internet of Things


For the 2015 budget, the UK Government allocated £40,000,000 towards research into the Internet of Things. A key part of the Internet of Things is the cloud. Luckily, we’re already in the cloud at Trivantis!

The top 3 benefits of switching to cloud-based software


Moving to “the cloud” has become a necessity for organizations to maintain a competitive edge and cut costs. Adoption of cloud-based software is happening at a rapid pace. More than 86% of companies are already using more than one type of cloud services.

Mind the Gap Training and IT Skills

Training Industry

Here’s an oft-quoted but illustrative fact about computing: the smartphone you’ve been walking around with in your pocket or purse is terrifyingly powerful compared to all five of the IBM System/360 mainframe computers that supported the Apollo 11 mission to the moon. In 1969, computer skills were primarily the domain of scientists and researchers, a limited cadre whose jobs found them at the helm of a large mainframe costing staggering amounts. Cloud computing.

Top 10 Cloud myths busted, pt. 2


In the first part of this series of posts our myth-busting team took down 5 common Cloud computing myths. Now we’re back to dispel some more Cloud-related misconceptions and FUD (Fear, Uncertainty, Doubt). But this does not mean that the Cloud is not for big organizations.

Top 10 Cloud myths busted, part 1


Here at Epignosis, the company behind TalentLMS , we view the Cloud as one of the pillars of modern computing in general and educational technology in particular, both now and for the foreseeable future. Truth is, the cloud might not be right for all of your IT infrastructure needs.

Vendor Spotlight: Learning Management Systems and Skills Assessment from RISC, Inc.


has expanded its specialties to include competency management, compliance, data migration and cloud computing. The 2015 VTA Live Conference — the type of setting where RISC trainers and developers typically gather feedback and input from clients and users in order to provide better products and services — is scheduled for October 21-23 in Austin, Texas. This year, RISC, Inc.

Your LMS: Why SaaS and How SaaS


Cloud computing is now as common as the broadband internet connection. With the proliferation of mobile data, cloud computing has become more distinct in its capabilities and convenience. From storage solutions to software sharing, cloud computing has enabled the information consumer and producer to exercise creativity without any platform and geographic location limitations.

The Advantages and Disadvantages of Cloud-Based Technology for E-Learning

Training Industry

Having your head in the clouds now holds a whole new meaning with the development of cloud-based technology. For that reason, cloud computing is a rapid growth area of the IT sector, with Web 3.0 supporting a new wave of applications able to run on a variety of hardware devices, while data storage remains inside the cloud. So is cloud-based technology a positive or negative for the e-learning industry?

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Future Technologies – Get Ready because they could change the way we learn online

eLearning 24-7

“Internet Plus” integrates mobile net, cloud computing, big data and IoT to help in the development of e-commerce among other things. MBaaS provides mobile and web developers a way to link their applications (front-end) to backend cloud storage via APIs and SDKs. That last part is really the crux to the whole thing, albeit the power of MBaaS is it allows mobile and web developers a unified way to connect their apps with cloud based services.

eLearning Gives Your Employees the Skills of the Future


We’re in a computational world now, witnessing the unprecedented rise of smart machines, nanotechnology, artificial intelligence, and automation.

How to Get Mobile Video Files Off Your Device – TechSmith Tips

Visual Lounge

So let’s say you shot some video on your mobile device and now you want to bring it onto your desktop computer for editing, saving or whatever. The simplest option I recommend is plugging your phone into you computer with your USB charger. But what is the cloud exactly?

Tech paradigm shifts call for IT systems training


Flying into the cloud. That being the case, the cloud computing revolution has the potential to be a truly seismic event for businesses. According to Time Magazine, the movement toward the cloud has increased in both its ubiquity and the effect it is having on businesses.

ELearning moves beyond the Flash era


Cloud computing, mobile devices and more have made their impact on the world of employee learning and IT-based training. ELearning moves beyond the Flash era. ELearning solutions represent evolution relative to legacy methods of employee training and instruction.

The best eLearning solutions offer user freedom


A recent eLearning Industry post by contributor Jeffrey Roth explored some of the new possibilities enabled by eLearning solutions, especially those that are accessed online and distributed via cloud computing. The best eLearning solutions offer user freedom.

The cloud comes to business: Are companies ready?


The cloud comes to business: Are companies ready? Cloud computing has changed several long-held rules and assumptions when it comes to businesses' use of technology. Cloud providers step up their game. Cloud-based tools are brand-new additions to the enterprise tool kit.

IDC & Salesforce release research that measures the impact of the Salesforce ecosystem

KZO Innovations

REPORT HIGHLIGHTS: The report offers compelling stats related to the enormous size of future opportunities and supports the transformation (we’re leading, together) toward a new cloud-based, customer-first partnership: Today, public cloud computing accounts for less than 5 percent of IT spend. times the rate of IT spending since 2009, and expected to grow more than 6 times the rate of IT spending from 2015 through 2020.

E-learning Shift: 10 Online Courses You Should Consider Applying For in 2017

Your Training Edge

This profession has been hot since 2015 and attracted a lot of people. Cloud and distributed computing. Cloud computing, big data, and other technologies are changing the way data are stored and processed. Learning should not stop when you leave the classroom.

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4 Key Emerging Trends in LMS

Upside Learning

Cloud computing is emerging as an inexpensive, quick and efficient way of delivering training through LMS. The future LMS will increasingly be run on cloud for its agile, flexible and economic characteristics. billion by 2015.

Managing Changes with Start-Up Thinking and Employee-Driven Learning

CLO Magazine

Today’s organizations are faced with a mind-boggling array of new, high-tech possibilities, from robotics and artificial intelligence to cloud-computing and the “internet of things.” In today’s fast-moving economy, change is imperative for organizational success.

Gartner’s top tech 2012 predictions: Impact on learning at 3 levels

Learning Cafe

The crux of the article is that IT budgets and responsibilities are moving out of the control of IT departments and into the hands of others, thanks to trends such as consumerization and cloud computing which is making centralised controlled of IT difficult.

10 Key Points I Got From The Learning Technologies Event in London (part 1)


It is a notion backed by the CIPD Learning and Development Survey 2015 , where it is reported that one third of the organizations have already increased their investment over the last year.

Software as a Service SaaS Implications for the IT Security Workforce

Training Industry

My last blog described the implications of cloud computing going mainstream and its impact on the workforce. So how does an organization extend its security policies and controls to public clouds and SaaS applications? Cloud Access Security Brokers (CASBs) This challenge has given rise to what are known as cloud access security brokers (CASBs), products that serve as security enforcement points sitting on premise or in the cloud.

Association Learning Systems: Why and How to Invest in a Specialized LMS

Talented Learning

According to a 2015 Pew Research study , 74% of U.S. But with the rise of high-speed internet connections, cloud computing, mobile devices, video compression and other recent innovations, online learning has become the norm.