What is an LCMS?

Growth Engineering

Of all the acronyms floating around in our industry, LMS and LCMS will definitely cause the most head-scratching. Let’s focus on the lesser-known of these terms – the LCMS! LCMS – Learning Content Management System. LMS or LCMS? Online Learning Glossary LCMS

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LMS vs. LCMS

Xyleme

LMS vs. LCMS: What is the difference and why does it matter? LMS vs. LCMS? While sometimes thought to be interchangeable terms, LMS (Learning Management System) and LCMS (Learning Content Management System) platforms share a few functionalities, but couldn’t be more different.

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Do Organizations Still Need an LCMS?

Origin Learning

A Learning Content Management System or LCMS manages all the learning content of an organization in one place. The primary business problem a LCMS solves is to create just enough content just in time to meet the needs of individual learners or groups of learners.

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What’s the Difference Between an LMS and an LCMS? Hint: It’s Not Just the Letter “C”

Association eLearning

For example, you’ve likely seen Learning Management Systems (LMS) and Learning Content Management Systems (LCMS) discussed on various websites and company pages. How is an LCMS Different from an LMS? An LCMS goes one step farther. Math time: LMS + C (for content creation) = LCMS.

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Top 10 LMS/LCMS Trends and Forecasts

eLearning 24-7

The trends apply to both LMS/LCMS vendors. Asia – misleading by LMS/LCMS vendors. Forecast: Continued development by LMS/LCMS vendors making their front end UI (what the end user – i.e. employee or customer) more intuitive, easier to use and truly user friendly. Leadership development, HPI, succession planning and OD are increasing in the LMS market, due to a real change in having L&OD or HR leaders taking charge of the LMS/LCMS.

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LCMS vs. LMS: A Guide to Learning Content Management Systems

Elucidat

One of the least understood learning technologies is Learning Content Management Systems (LCMS). What is a Learning Content Management System (LCMS)? First thing’s first: an LCMS stands for Learning Content Management System. What’s the difference between an LCMS and LMS?

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LMS/LCMS Puzzlers

eLearning 24-7

Just some thoughts that puzzle me on why some LMS/LCMS vendors (okay over 98% of them) are still in some time warp from the Eighties when it comes time to enhance their services and technological solutions. Unfortunately, we do not have that luxury when buying YOUR LMS/LCMS. Better yet, is that you e-mail your LMS/LCMS vendor’s tech support and it is as though it goes into a black hole and is never seen again.

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Every multimedia developer’s nightmare…the LCMS

Bottom-Line Performance

As a multimedia developer the thought of developing e-Learning with an LCMS development tool sends shivers up my spine (not the good kind, like when you learn a new way to make something animate in Flash…yes, I know I need to get out more). Don’t get me wrong, the majority of LCMS development tools are great for rapid development, and are a great way to manage content and content objects with a single application.

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LMS and LCMS: What’s the Difference?

eFront

If you’re confused about the differences between a learning management system (LMS) and a learning content management system (LCMS), you’re not alone. In fact, an LMS and an LCMS are complementary but very different systems that serve different masters and address unique business challenges.

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Differences and Distinctions: LMS vs. LCMS

Bottom-Line Performance

As we begin our investigation into LMS systems this month, it seems useful to talk about the distinction between an LMS and an LCMS. The primary difference is that the LCMS, or Learning Content Management System, allows for much more dynamic management of the content used in training. LCMS systems allow you to create learning objects - in other words, content - right in the tool. Tags: Uncategorized LCMS LMS

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What is a Learning Content Management System (LCMS)?

Xyleme

” Even a Google search for Learning Content Management System returns ads for Learning Management Systems, and articles that claim to rank the top LCMS’s, but really only include Learning Management Systems. LMS vs. LCMS Comparison. How NOT to Adopt an LCMS.

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LMS vs. LCMS

Xyleme

Another important learning tool that some may not be familiar with is a Learning Content Management System (LCMS). An LCMS is not meant to replace an LMS, as the LCMS enables authoring, presenting, and publishing via the LMS. Features of an LCMS.

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LMS/LCMS Reports: Generate or Perish

eLearning 24-7

You have a LCMS/LMS. Because your LMS/LCMS does not offer it. Not all LMS/LCMS offer this, but really if they do, it is a great feature, and frankly they should! Who accessed or entered the LMS/LCMS? The Report Curse of some LMS/LCMS Vendors. Because your time is being spent having to do additional steps, which impacts your productivity (since you could be working on something else) and really should not be necessary, if you have the right LMS/LCMS.

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Using Your LCMS to Save Kirkpatrick

KnowledgeStar

Forget About Level 4? Never! Not too many years ago I remember the words of an L&D VP to whom I reported. We were talking about measuring the effectiveness of a very expensive training program we just delivered. Just focus on the first three. Forget about this Kirkpatrick level four,” he said. “It’s It’s too hard […]. Learning

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Authoring Tool vs. Built-In LCMS – Which to Use & When?

CommLab India

Learn the differences between a full-fledged e-learning authoring tool and a Learning Content Management System. Learning Technology LMS

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LMS/LCMS More Puzzlers – OS + Language + Browsers

eLearning 24-7

Yes, there are many languages that LMS/LCMS vendors leave out, considering we live in a global marketplace, but there is one that really stands out: Latin American Spanish. When I look at LMS/LCMS vendors I always ask them if they support LAS. Tags: LCMS LMS Uncategorized e-learning elearning browsers e-learning vendors I realized I left out three additional gems that vendors seem to have just fallen off the planet when it comes to the REAL WORLD! Operating Systems.

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Learning Content Management Systems (LCMS) for Managing Course Assets

Tony Karrer

They have an LMS but not an LCMS. A long time ago, the goal of an LCMS was to help to manage all of these kinds of assets. Along the way, a lot of the LCMS products on the market have become more about a kind of authoring approached with content stored in a database that is transformed into courseware. They also handle asset management, but I really have not been seeing the kind of large scale adoption of LCMS products for that purpose.

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LMS/LCMS Social Media & Side Notes

eLearning 24-7

If you haven’t been looking at LMS/LCMS solutions lately or if you have, you may be noticing a trend - social media. Does your LMS/LCMS vendor offer these? I left out social analytics, since with a LMS/LCMS it would be needed, so why list it as a social media offering? So in the case of a LMS/LCMS, it is hosted on your vendor’s servers and can be accessed anywhere there is an internet connection and a browser (that they support), anywhere in the world.

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Digital Asset Management – LCMS, ECM and SharePoint

Tony Karrer

Does the LCMS already provide this for you? By the way, my impression is also that the digital asset management that comes with LCMS solutions is pretty limited. Maybe it's because I have not run into these situations, but my impression is that there's not that much need for digital asset management solutions around eLearning and that you are probably already served by your LCMS, enterprise content management, or SharePoint if it is an issue.

LMS vs LCMS vs CMS.changing one letter makes a big difference.

OpenSesame

What are the differences between LMS, LCMS, and CMS? The three most common ways to deliver online courses are through a Learning Management System (LMS), Learning Content Management System (LCMS) or Content Management System (CMS).

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Solution Series: Learning Content Management Systems – What exactly is an LCMS?

InsiderHub

Had the users employed an LCMS, or learning content management system, there would have been no question about working on the most up-to-date course documents – because an LCMS is a central repository, where updates can be made in real time and stored in a cloud-based system.

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State of the LCMS with Mark Hellinger

Xyleme

It seems to me that this is a good time to comment on the state of the Learning Content Management Systems (LCMS) market given the many changes in 2012. Post Type: Blog post. read more. Industry News

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RFPs and Proposals: LMS/LCMS Selection Templates

Kapp Notes

The document, LMS Selection Template , provides several templates to help you develop a consistent approach to your LMS or LCMS selection process from the RFP outline to checklists for evaluating vendor demonstrations. The selection of a Learning Management and/or a Learning Content Management System is an important decision for any organization. Unfortunately, there are not many playbooks for this process. However, here is one that is very helpful.

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Rethinking the LCMS with Xyleme

Jay Cross

At DevLearn10, I had an opportunity to chat with Xyleme president Mark Ellinger about his XML-based learning management system and why it’s so successful. I shot the first segment with my Kodak videocam; the second with my Canon still cam.

Get your LCMS fix - Content Strategy Paper

Janet Clarey

At the same time, I ran across this post from Xyleme’s blog on how NOT to adopt an LCMS. And while I’m at it, Brandon Hall keeps a KnowledgeBases of 38 LCMS systems. So there you have it…your LCMS fix. Tags: Brandon Hall LCMS I had a brief chat with Bryan Chapman via email the other day. I was giving all the Brandon Hall Research blogs a new look so dropped Bryan a note to let him know I’d be doing some admin stuff in his blog.

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State of the LCMS with Mark Hellinger

Xyleme

It seems to me that this is a good time to comment on the state of the Learning Content Management Systems (LCMS) market given the many changes in 2012. Post Type: Blog post. read more. Industry News

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how not to adopt an lcms

Xyleme

Home > Executive Perspective > How not to adopt an LCMS How not to adopt an LCMS June 2nd, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment As the economy has forced organizations to do more with less, we’re seeing more and more interest in LCMS systems. Some common mistakes organizations make when adopting and LCMS are: Trying to shoe-horn your existing process into your new system. One of the reasons you’re adopting an LCMS is to streamline your process.

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Author-it to Demonstrate Pre-Release Honeycomb LCMS at DevLearn by News Editor

Learning Solutions Magazine

Author-it Software Corporation is bringing a pre-release demonstration of its Honeycomb learning content management. system to DevLearn 2016 next week. Honeycomb is the latest version of ASC’s responsive HTML5 output for delivering. learning and assessment on desktops, tablets, and smartphones. Learning Systems Management Mobile Learning Training Strategies

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LMS: The Foundation of Your Training Initiative

Your Training Edge

You may have seen or heard terms relating to learning management, like LMS or LCMS, or content management. To begin with, an LMS is a Learning Management System, while and LCMS is a Learning Content Management System. So who provides LMS and LCMS services?

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Facebook (for example) versus an LMS/LCMS: Need some technical help.

Mark Oehlert

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Exploring Today’s E-Learning Ecosystem

Training Industry

Uncategorized e-learning LCMS learning ecosystem LMS Social LearningThe post Exploring Today’s E-Learning Ecosystem appeared first on Training Industry.

Camtasia - LMS - LCMS - Best of eLearning Learning August 2009

eLearning Learning Posts

LCMS and LMS (17). Best of eLearning Learning. August 2009. Upcoming Free eLearning Webinars. Five New Influences on the Future of Learning Technologies <!–( –( eLearning Events Calendar )–> Tuesday, September 08, 2009. Social Media: Trends and Implications for Learning <!–( –( eLearning Events Calendar )–> Tuesday, September 08, 2009. Applying Blended Solutions In Your E-Learning; Workshop Presenter: Ray Jimenez <!–(

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eLearning Glossary: Definitions for the Most Commonly Used Terms

Association eLearning

SCORM, LMS, AMS, LCMS, API, JITT, what does it all mean?! A Learning Content Management System (LCMS) enables an organization to share learning objects across the enterprise, which saves money, promotes consistent learning, and helps to amortize the cost of eLearning.

How to Create a Content Strategy that Resonates with the Modern Learner

Xyleme

Content Strategy LCMS Resources Videos content strategy learning content management system (LCMS In this webinar, Xyleme Sr.

Hidden Costs Associated with Hosted (Sass) vs. Licensed LMS/LCMS Decisions

Take an e-Learning Break

He mentions the top three hidden costs which organizations leave out of their analysis when evaluating a hosted vs. licensed LMS / LCMS purchase. Check it out: SyberWorks e-Learning Podcast Series: Episode #32: “Hidden Costs Associated with Hosted vs. Licensed LMS / LCMS Decisions” - [link] SyberWorks Online Media Center - [link] Transcript - [link].

Are you able to personalize your content? LCMS 3.7 can help you!

Xyleme

Xyleme LCMS has always promoted the creation of content in granular and platform agnostic form to provide rapid reuse and delivery to the most appropriate output format. With the release of Xyleme LCMS 3.7, In particular, Xyleme LCMS 3.7 Some additional highlights of Xyleme LCMS 3.7 We strongly believe Xyleme LCMS 3.7 More and more, users are demanding that their learning be personalized.

LMS: Training Management

Your Training Edge

eLearning Featured Featured Posts Learning & Development LMS LCMS learning management systems training managementYour LMS can manage various aspects of your training life cycle as well as content.