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. In addition to everything an LMS does, an LCMS also lets you create learning content (courses, lessons, modules, etc.). In short, with an LCMS you get all the features of an LMS plus the added benefits of a Content Management System (CMS).

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A Learning Portal, an LMS, and a LCMS: How Similar and How Different?

CommLab India

Learning portal? Read this blog to understand the differences between a learning portal, an LMS, and a LCMS before you decide. Confused which platform to choose for your training needs?

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LMS & LCMS Directory

eLearning 24-7

Click to view and download the directory, which is in an Excel file - E-Learning 24/7 LMS & LCMS Directory. CMSs, learning portals geared only are not on the list. Tags: LCMS LMS Uncategorized e-learning e-learning vendors elearning Contains over 200 systems. To view the specific system, click on the system’s name and it will take you to the site or if possible, directly to the information on the system.

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Learning Management Systems and You

Association eLearning

Before we go any further, please note that an LMS is different from a Learning Content Management System (LCMS). An LCMS provides tools for managing and creating course content, many LMSs do not. People always want to know how their association could benefit from a Learning Management System (LMS). To help explain, let me present a little scenario. Johnson!” Your boss calls to you. Assuming your last name is Johnson, otherwise insert your name here). “I’ve

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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Training Industry Names Xyleme as a Top Learning Portal/LMS Companies 2018 Company to Watch

Xyleme

September 25th, 2018 (Denver, CO and Raleigh, NC) Training Industry released the 2018 Top Training Companies selections for the learning portal/LMS sector. Xyleme is a leading Learning Content Management System (LCMS) and is recognized as a company to watch based on the quality of platform and administrative features provided, in addition to the level of innovation brought to the industry. The portal allows learners to access content anywhere.

CMS: An Alternative to a LMS for those who seek Portals or Communities

eLearning 24-7

While the race is on for people to get LMSs and LCMSs, there are some people who either do not want or need a LMS/LCMS, but want to create a learning community or more often, some type of portal – intranet or internet. They may call it a “learning portal&# or “training or knowledge portal&# or whatever. And, with the costs of a LCMS or even some CMSs, you might want to seek out the open source – FREE way.

LMS and Learning Portal Directory Plus HTML5 Course

eLearning 24-7

Latest: 303 LMS & Learning Portal Vendors. Learning Portals. LCMS – dead. Again, a learning portal can achieve this – i.e. by you incorporating APIs, mashups or some component of such with code and you are using as a back end a CMS. e-learning elearning LMS Open Source e-learning vendors HTML5 learning portal Trends E-Learn Info elearning vendors28 free open source vendors – on 2nd tab. Vendors are listed from all over the world.

LMS and Learning Portal Directory Plus HTML5 Course

eLearning 24-7

Latest: 303 LMS & Learning Portal Vendors. Learning Portals. LCMS – dead. Again, a learning portal can achieve this – i.e. by you incorporating APIs, mashups or some component of such with code and you are using as a back end a CMS. Tags: e-learning elearning LMS Open Source e-learning vendors HTML5 learning portal Trends E-Learn Info elearning vendors 28 free open source vendors – on 2nd tab. Vendors are listed from all over the world.

Learning Experience Platform (LXP) Market Grows Up: Now Too Big To Ignore

Josh Bersin on Enterprise Learning

These next-generation portals took off and now thousands of companies are looking to put their Learning Management System. AI Enterprise Learning HR Technology Learning On-Demand LMS, LCMSThe learning experience platform (LXP) market is growing up fast. Only a few years ago startup companies like Pathgather, Degreed , and EdCast pioneered the idea of a platform to make corporate learning content easy to find.

Does your Learning Ecosystem include HRIS, CRM and Business Applications?

Instancy

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Upgraded LMS Directory- More Vendors, New Add-ons!

eLearning 24-7

My latest LMS/LCMS directory provides a wealth of new information on 242 vendors. Tags: E-Learn Info LCMS LMS e-learning e-learning vendors hosted learning portal social learning social media elearning learing portal New columns – Does the vendor offer a trial? What social media platforms does the vendor use? If the vendor offers a trial, it will identify if known the length of the trial.

Social Learning – What’s the Point? Time to turn the tables on the naysayers

eLearning 24-7

LMS/LCMS/Learning Portals (commercial & free), Social Learning stand-alone systems, hybrid system, content authoring tools, m-learning, web conferencing (already exists in many systems), virtual worlds, virtual meeting systems (already exists in some systems), marketplace exchanges (not affiliated with a system). LMS/LCMS/Learning Portal (commercial or free), e-readers, any mobile device(i.e. What’s the point?

State of the LMS 2012

eLearning 24-7

Do you have a LMS/LCMS/Learning Platform. One important data point here – the term “LCMS” is on its deathbed. By the mid to late 2000′s, the split returned with LCMS and LMS (and yes, there were vendors who called themselves LCMSs for as long as e-learning – online learning – has existed). What Features are essential for your LMS/LCMS/Learning Platform?

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

eLearning 24-7

More of a surprise is that with the exception of 6 web conferencing vendors, who have apps specifically for the iPad/iPad2 market, you can count on one hand the number of LMS/LCMS vendors that offer the same thing. AR offers amazing capabilities in e-learning, not just courses, but from a LMS/LCMS/learning platform as a whole. Question: Which of the following would you use in a learning platform (LMS/LCMS/Social Learning or Mobile Learning)?

Learning Experience Platform (LXP) Market Grows Up: Now Too Big To Ignore

Josh Bersin on Enterprise Learning

These next-generation portals took off and now thousands of companies are looking to put their Learning Management System. AI Enterprise Learning HR Technology Learning In The Flow of Work LMS, LCMS 360Learning cornerstone Degreed Docebo Edcast Fuse Fuse Universal ibm LXP Percipio Saba SumTotal Valamis workdayThe learning experience platform (LXP) market is growing up fast.

Answering your LMS Questions

eLearning 24-7

e-learning e-learning vendors human captial management LCMS learning learning management system learning portal LMS Talent and Performance Management virtual learning elearninfo learning management systemsHow many of you have posted questions regarding LMSs on Quora, Linkedin or the various other social media sites available on the net? How many of you have had hundreds of comments as a result of these questions, and than rather than solve it, create only more confusion?

Social Learning and LMSs Marketplace

eLearning 24-7

As social learning continues to grow, LMS/LCMS vendors are taking various approaches. LMS/LCMS vendors are following one of three approaches when it comes to social learning. When so many potential customers are seeing the advantages of open source, creating their own learning or VLE portals or seeing the value of various social media types and incorporating them into some type of social learning community, the “do nothing&# spin is well, a time warp into the past.

LMS Identify

eLearning 24-7

Extended Enterprise – aka Multi-Tenet, Portals-Sub Portals. Craig Weiss E-Learn Info e-learning e-learning vendors elearning elearning 24/7 LCMS learning portal LMS m-learning craig weiss elearning vendors identifying a LMS LMQ questions lms vendors selecting a LMSWelcome, Welcome. How are you today? Audience: We are Fine – Craig! Glad to hear that. Well, I am here to tell you about an amazing product that can answer your LMS questions.

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It’s Demo Time

eLearning 24-7

e-learning elearning LCMS learning portal LMS craig weiss e-learning vendors learning platformsYou want to see a learning platform, but you don’t want to access the trial, first or perhaps you can’t. What do you do? You can try to figure out about the product via the company’s web site, but many sites honestly are beyond awful.

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APIs and Mashups r ur new ABCs for E-Learning

eLearning 24-7

Here is just a few of ones I like, that are unique and you could use in your LMS/LCMS/CMS, Learning Portal (caveat: your vendor must be able to accept APIs, otherwise it won’t work). Why would I want to have an API in my LMS/LCMS or CMS? After a quick scan, here is a brief list of some cool Mashups you can use.without having to change the code – and remember you integrate these with your LMS/LCMS, CMS, Learning Portal, etc.

Something is Going on Down there in the LMS Market

eLearning 24-7

LMS/LCMS/CMS Vendors. Tags: E-Learn Info HTML5 LCMS LMS SCORM Talent and Performance Management Trends Uncategorized e-learning e-learning vendors elearning learning portal mobile learning tablet tablets webinars ASTD clo mlearning talent management In the movie Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room , one of the opening shots shows the skyline of Houston from above.

LMS News. Directory. Plus E-Learning Notes

eLearning 24-7

Newest Version – LMS/Learning Portal Directory. Ability to e-mail – write and send to people outside of the system, a few vendors are doing this – innovators – and something I believe is needed to enhance LMSs and Learning Portals to the next level. More vendors enabling the use of APIs – i.e. people can create their own API and integrate them into the LMS/Learning Portal vendor’s system, this equally means you can create mashups too.

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E-Learning Innovative Products – They are Out There

eLearning 24-7

authoring tools content authoring tool E-Learn Info e-learning e-learning vendors elearning LCMS learning portal LMS m-learning mobile learning Product Review rapid content authoring tool SAAS social learning Uncategorized craig weiss instructional design learning online learning training wbtI love innovation. It is what makes any product or service, aspire to new heights. I especially love it when it happens in the e-learning industry. Our industry is made up into four camps.

Questions to Ask Ur Prospective LMS Vendor

eLearning 24-7

E-Learn Info e-learning e-learning vendors elearning LCMS learning portal Lite LMS LMS craig weiss learning management system SCORMIf you are like the thousands of other people exploring the purchase of a learning management system, the key to success is asking the right questions. . Questions. Below are some standard questions to ask, but are in no particular order. SCORM. What SCORM compliance are you? 2004 3rd edition? SCORM (as it is known, when it is before 1.2)? .

LMS vendors: R u hearing us?

eLearning 24-7

I must admit I am still in a daze on some shocking data, I saw in the last few weeks (on a side note: the new and updated version of my LMS/LCMS directory will be available for download this upcoming Tuesday). Rather then try to gouge your customers for “storage&# fees, why not just increase your mark-up on your SAAS LMS/LCMS and include unlimited storage – i.e. free? We live in a global marketplace. Global.

Product Review: Mzinga OmniSocial

eLearning 24-7

OmniSocial is a social learning platform, with learning management capabilities and with the ability to select individual apps in the system and only use those you select to install onto your web site or learning portal. As mentioned earlier, you can select a specific app or apps and then integrate them into your web site or portal. So, why can’t I do it when it comes to a LMS/LCMS system?

If you build it, will they come?

eLearning 24-7

Many people believe that once they have implemented their LMS/LCMS that everyone will come running to use the system. LMS/LCMS. Tags: LCMS LMS Uncategorized e-learning elearning learning portal marketing training strategy Nothing could be farther than the truth. Worse they assume that if it is “mandatory&# everyone is going to access it because it is required.

The Future of the LMS

Bottom-Line Performance

According to a July trend report published by T&D, “ Within the next two years, 45 percent of respondents say they will upgrade their existing learning portal and 14 percent plan to launch a new learning portal. Most respondents use all of the 12 major learning tools and technologies listed on the survey in their portals. LMS/LCMS emerging trends and technologies informal learning LMS Web 2.0

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Something is Going on Down there in the LMS Market

eLearning 24-7

LMS/LCMS/CMS Vendors. E-Learn Info e-learning e-learning vendors elearning HTML5 LCMS learning portal LMS mobile learning SCORM tablet tablets Talent and Performance Management Trends Uncategorized webinars ASTD clo mlearning talent managementIn the movie Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room , one of the opening shots shows the skyline of Houston from above.

Choosing the right elearning platform for 2020 and beyond

Elucidat

Elearning platforms are divided into four types: Learning Management Systems (LMS’s), Learning Content Management Systems (LCMS’s), Authoring Tools and Elearning Portals. A Learning Content Management System, or LCMS, is very similar to an LMS. Elearning Portal.

Digitec LMS Exhibition Team Heads North by Northwest

Association eLearning

The ISTH and Digitec Partner on CME Portal - May 30, 2013. Content Authoring eLearning eLearning News Learning Management Systems astd international cme congress elearning conferences LCMS learning content management system learning managment system lms lms demos Representatives for the Knowledge Direct learning management system are preparing for a busy month with two international conference in May.

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Knowledge Direct Version 6.0 Learning Managment System (LMS) Now Available

Association eLearning

The ISTH and Digitec Partner on CME Portal - May 30, 2013. Content Authoring eLearning eLearning News Learning Management Systems LCMS learning content management systems learning managment systems lms new learning management system product release version update Digitec released the latest version of the award-winning Knowledge Direct learning management system this month. Version 6.0

7 Things About eLearning Your CEO/Executive Director Wants to Know

Association eLearning

An LCMS? You will need some sort of portal to put your courses into, which is commonly referred to as a Learning Management System or LMS. You’ve decided that it’s time to move your courses online. Membership numbers seem stagnant and renewals are decreasing. As an Education Director, you see the writing on the wall, and have decided that eLearning is the answer your association’s needs. But wait…How will you explain eLearning to your Executive Director?

The Importance of Learning Technologies

CLO Magazine

Many organizations wrap their LMS in a very user friendly portal so the actual LMS may be transparent to the user. The portal may be part of an organization-wide effort to provide access to all HR services and company information through one home page. Used in this way, portal technology increases the efficiency of the LMS. A second important learning technology is a learning content management system (LCMS) which allows content to be easily tagged, assembled, and reused.

SCORM Cloud

eLearning 24-7

No matter where you are, no matter what you are – portal, learning community, LMS/LCMS (open source), group, web page with links, API integrated solution, etc. Can download your SCORM courses from the “cloud&# to go into your LMS/LCMS (open source/vendor or proprietary – hosted on your own server – behind your firewall, on your vendor’s server or on any server on the net or wherever). Your e-learning or web portal?

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Top online learning tools for successful solutions

Elucidat

LCMS. A Learning Content Management System, or LCMS, allows you to create, manage, host and track digital learning content. An LCMS could be for you. The detailed analytics that an LCMS offers can also give you valuable learner insights. Elearning portal.

Social Learning, Social Media – Brothers in Arms

eLearning 24-7

Is it me or does it seem that most vendors in the LMS/LCMS market still believe that with some smoke and mirrors, you won’t realize that social media actually must be integrated into social learning for it to exist? While some vendors in the LMS/LCMS space will argue that they offer similar “real life&# social media offerings in their solution, the key here is “similar&#. Social Media LMS or Virtual Communities or Portals – Ultimate Learning Experience.

The Revolution is Coming: Consumer Tablets and E-Learning

eLearning 24-7

If you wanted to work on creating content, for many people, the route would be and still is creating courses via a desktop based rapid e-learning authoring tool, or via your LMS/LCMS vendor’s tool (hosted or not) or via Dreamweaver or some other type of solution. Tags: HTML5 LCMS LMS Open Source Uncategorized WBT e-learning e-learning vendors elearning learning portal m-learning mobile learning social learning social media tablets mlearning tablet The Revolution.

Product Review: Plateau TMS (Talent Management System)

eLearning 24-7

Here is what the Talent Gateway comes with: It is a portal and includes parts of Plateau’s system. There is no limit for the amount of portals you want to create. Tags: LCMS LMS Plateau Product Review Talent and Performance Management Uncategorized e-learning e-learning vendors elearning hosted product review I’ll be the first to admit, that I was not a big fan of the previous versions of the Plateau system.