Rapid Content Authoring Tools Directory

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It is in the “Cloud&# on the vendor’s server – everything is done in the cloud. it sits on your hd) or it sits on your company’s server (and you access it through your network or however you get access). Access means how do you create the content, build the course – either online or your desktop/company server, prior to output which can go to the “web&# , “LMS/LCMS&# , etc. SCORM or AICC.

Rapid Content Authoring Tools: Market, Mayhem and Reality

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Desktop or SAAS – i.e. you either dl the software and work on it on your desktop or your server OR you access the software in the “cloud&#. PENS was created in 2005 by AICC as a new interoperability standard. Same issue if your product outputs to only AICC, and my LMS vendor does not accept the AICC interoperability standard. As the evolution of e-learning continues, the rapid content authoring tools (RCAT) market follows suit.

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Questions to Ask Ur Prospective LMS Vendor

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What about AICC? Unless you purchased a tool that is only AICC compliant, which in that case, time to ditch it and get another one. If you purchased an AICC only, then you have to find a system that is AICC compliant. It can be SCORM too, but the AICC is the key. . What about PENS or some other compliance standard? Unless you must have PENS or one of the other compliance standards, it is not needed.

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Also SCORM 1.2 & AICC. iTunes, iTunes University, Facebook, MySpace, CD, web server & more. SAAS or hosted on your own servers. Same thing with PENS i.e. a SCORM LMS that does not support PENS will not work with a PENS content authoring tool. The end of the year is here, okay in just a few short weeks, but for those on vacation, the festivities have already began.

Answering your LMS Questions

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SCORM/AICC/PENS/IMS. Those that don’t are due to: Your tool works only with SCORM 2004 3rd edition, and your LMS only accepts AICC. A: If the LMS is available only as a hosted solution – as on your company’s own servers – it may not. How many of you have posted questions regarding LMSs on Quora, Linkedin or the various other social media sites available on the net?

State of the Authoring Tool Industry

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At least SCORM support – Plenty still support AICC. Only a few support PENS, which is a shame, because it really does some very cool things. SaaS courses that push out to an LMS, but still sit on the SaaS Authoring tool vendor’s server. When looking at the state of the authoring tool space, two words come to mind. Bewilderment and Confusion.