The What, How and Why of xAPI in Corporate Learning

WhatFix

who serves as the Director of the Advanced Distributed Learning (ADL) Initiative, aptly put it ‘xAPI helps us put the puzzle together’. But What is xAPI Really? To truly understand Experience API or xAPI, we need to first talk of Shareable Content Object Reference Model(SCORM) – the popular protocol that allows learning systems to speak with each other. So, in 2013, the developers of SCORM released xAPI (also known as Tin Can). How Does xAPI Work?

Webinar Q&A: Empowering Continuous Learning with the Experience API (xAPI)

Experience API

Questions: What is the common identifier that allows the xAPI to connect the data provided by the ‘activity provider’ to a specific user in the LRS? Answer: xAPI allows for learners to be identified by email address, Open ID or an account on some system, such as an LMS. How do you best see xAPI interfacing with an LMS? Which LMS platforms out there today best interface with xAPI? Open Source LRS. Is there an open source LRS?

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What is a Learning Management System? (2019 Update)

Docebo

Content Integration and Interoperability: Learning management systems should support learning content packaged according to interoperable standards such as SCORM, AICC and xAPI (formerly Tin Can). Open Source: Generally, open source learning management systems are free and online-based. Users can modify the source code to suit their needs and establish a consistent look-and-feel for their learning platform, as well as the content that lives within it.

10 Content Authoring Tools

Ed App

Other features include AI translation of up to over 100 languages, xAPI and SCORM compliance, customizable global branding, multimedia and link hosting, and learning paths. Features: Multi-device compatible, HTML5, open-source, community-built plug-ins, SCORM compliant, global forums.

Learning Record Store (LRS) Guide: Basics You Need to Know

KnowledgeAnywhere

An LRS is an integral element in the process flow for utilizing the Experience API (xAPI) standard by ADL (Advanced Distributed Learning). The LRS is uniquely designed to help systems store and retrieve xAPI statements and other forms of xAPI metadata from other systems.

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Why author elearning content to industry standards?

OpenSesame

Each of these platforms are unique, but they are not SCORM, AICC, or xAPI conformant, which means the courses built on these platforms can not be exported for use in another platform or a learning management system (LMS).

Ultimate eLearning terms you should know: Part 2 (M-Z)

LearnUpon

The rise of mLearning has also driven adoption of the Tin Can xAPI eLearning content standard which can track far more learning activities than older standards like SCORM. Moodle (Modular Object-Oriented Dynamic Learning Environment): Open source learning platform mostly implemented in education settings. One of the main benefits of open source platforms like Moodle is that they’re free and can be highly customized.

Why Author eLearning Content to Industry Standards?

OpenSesame

Each of these platforms are unique, but they are not SCORM, AICC or xAPI conformant, which means the courses built on these platforms can not be exported for use in another platform or Learning Management System (LMS). . SCORM and other industry standards like AICC and xAPI enable online learning content and learning management systems the ability to communicate with each other. Additionally, there are some open source products available at no cost.

“How do I deploy my courses when moving to Moodle LMS?”

Rustici Software

We have a lot of content in various formats including SCORM 2004 and xAPI. Hey Noodling over Moodle, Thanks for reaching out as we get a lot of inquiries about adding standards support when using an open source platform like Moodle.

The Best eLearning Authoring Tools: Review and Features

eLearningMind

Open-source. Many such solutions are SCORM-compliant and allow content developers to quickly produce courses with text and images, drag ’n’ drop features, multiple-choice and matching, and open text questions. 2004), xAPI/TinCan API, HTML5, MOOC, AICC, cmi5, and LTI.

Learning and Development Glossary

Petra Mayer

The CMI5 is a profile for blending the xAPI specification with the learning management system. It involves a set of rules for xAPI which narrow the ‘umbrella’ or extensive specification to enhance its adoption rate in the industry. MOOC (Massive Open Online Course).

SCORM 101: The Definitive Guide to Choose a SCORM Compliant LMS

learnWorlds

xAPI (also known as Tin Can API or Experience API), the next generation of SCORM, has already made its appearance as one of the newest elearning standards and its companion cmi5. Some are also free, freemium, or open-source, and you need to choose the one that best suits your needs.

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The 19 Best Learning Management System (for 2021)

learnWorlds

It offers an open, friendly and flexible learning environment with the ability to create personalized learning paths for students. Currently there are more than 600 options of different LMS platforms out there (ranging from open source LMS to proprietary) with numerous LMS features.

Ten Interactive Online Platforms to Deliver Holistic Learning to Students

Kitaboo

The Fluidic player can support all types of files, such as PDFs, DOCX, PPTs, videos, SCORM, AICC, and xAPI-compliant packages. Moodle: This free and open-source learning management system offers robust functionalities that make it a great option for educational institutions.

Best e-Content Development Tools in the Business

Hurix Digital

2004), HTML5, xAPI/TinCan, AICC, and LTI. The tool supports SCORM-compliant HTML5 eLearning, advanced xAPI data reporting and mobile-responsive content. These features open up possibilities for adding interactivity without coding.

Publishing Success with Digital First Publishing – Part 2

Magic EdTech

SCORM 2004, AICC, or xAPI). Adapt : In 2014, three European companies (Learning Pool, Sponge UK, and Kineo) rolled out Adapt, a free open-source elearning HTML5 authoring tool that supports the development of responsive courses.

The 8 best SCORM authoring tools to watch for 2021

Elucidat

Although there are alternatives like HTML5 and xAPI, SCORM is the most common output when it comes to elearning. Assess which option is best for you in these SCORM vs xAPI and SCORM vs AICC articles. Using open source SCORM authoring tool community support or intensive training?

10 Best Tin Can API LMS of All Time

ProProfs

Watch: What Is xAPI (Experience API) aka Tin Can API – Features and Benefits Explained. Tin Can API can help you source the data from multiple sources at one time. Ability to draw content from various sources. Blackboard Learn is a SCORM and xAPI-compliant LMS.

The Ultimate Glossary of eLearning Terms

LearnUpon

From Agile to xAPI and everything in between, there are a lot of eLearning terms to get your head around. Notable contributions include SCORM and xAPI. The first official eLearning content standard, AICC was developed by the Aviation Industry CBT Committee in 1993 as a CD-ROM based standard. A predecessor to SCORM, AICC was difficult to work with and many steps were required to get content in the format running in a learning management system (LMS). xAPI (Tin Can).

The 19 Best Employee Online Training Software (A Comparison Guide)

learnWorlds

Marketplace #1: Open-edX. It is compatible with SCORM, AICC, xAPI/Tin Can API. AICC and Tin Can API. It is compatible with SCORM and xAPI/Tin Can API. Marketplace #1: Open-edX. Open-edX has more than 8,000 online courses from 100 prestigious universities.

Effectus LMS For effective Employee Training Management and Tracking

CommLab India

The launch of “Effectus”, an LMS based on the open source LMS Moodle, has simplified the lives of administrators and users. versions and AICC and Tin Can compliant courses. Since Effectus LMS is based on open-source LMS Moodle, it is highly configurable and flexible. The LMS works on almost all the operating systems(Win 7, Mac OSX 10.7+) and is compatible to SCORM/AICC, and Tin-Can-API / xAPI.

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