Package & track elearning: why companies need both AICC & xAPI

Docebo

AICC and xAPI (Experience API, or formerly Tin Can) are among the most important standards: whilst AICC has been around for a while, the xAPI is relatively recent. AICC is a well known industry standard: it was born in 1989 and it has had broad acceptance in the last year.

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Track and trace Learners results. What do SCORM compliance, AICC, XAPI and CMI5 mean?

Challenge to Learn

Or are you just confused by all the abbreviations like: SCORM, AICC, XAPI, and CMI5? It is for Vendors like easygenerator or other authoring tools to come up with simple and useful applications of the XAPI. It will be in our product somewhere in 2015.

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Product Review – Percipio by Skillsoft

eLearning 24-7

Certifications are doable from big name vendors such as Amazon, Google, Cisco, Microsoft and more. Share Link – I debated about listing this in poor, because I still see zero value in this – other vendors do it too, and I see zero value in that as well.

Choosing an E-learning Vendor? Review this Checklist First

CommLab India

If you have decided to buy your e-learning course or outsource it to a customized e-learning solutions provider, the next step is to choose a reliable e-learning vendor. Before choosing an outsourcing partner, it is important to check whether the vendor has a qualified team in place.

Product Review: BlueVolt

eLearning 24-7

Ability to offer ads for products or ads to specific sections for folks to visit – for each child (sub-portal) - yes – every child can be skinned to look a different way then the parent. SCORM, AICC.

Product Review Raptivity

eLearning 24-7

Product: Raptivity. Don’t get me wrong, this is a product that offers some really great features, but it constant pitching within the product to upsell, becomes irritating, so much so, I can easily see someone blasting the product into recycle bin space. 2004, AICC.

Product Review – Adobe Captivate Prime LMS

eLearning 24-7

and AICC (why is there AICC? As the administrator and thus the client, I should have the control to decide the points, not the vendor. I mean how can the vendor know what is needed.

#HRTECH Learning Vendors Preview – Who to see and who to avoid

eLearning 24-7

Well, not yet, but it is coming up and with that are all those wonderful vendors and that magical expo. But one of the biggest problems I see at such shows are the number of vendors who in hindsight I wished I avoided. I recall at ATD this past year, a vendor who was trying to sell people ahead of time their LMS. And, because many of the other vendors who are here at HR Tech, really are just average to poor (but not everyone). Plus why are you AICC course standard?

E-Learning Innovative Products – They are Out There

eLearning 24-7

It is what makes any product or service, aspire to new heights. Product updates, some new features – but boring town. Sure, there are plenty of failures when you are in the “Innovators & Risk Takers&# camp, but I’d rather take a spin on that product that stay along the course (no pun intended) with what everyone else is doing. When they hit stride, other vendors take notice and soon, the lemming revolution begins. Innovative Products.

Rapid Content Authoring Tools Directory

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Features 102 vendors. Company name is in first column, followed by product name (with a link directly to the product or product features) – all links working as of 8-12-10. If vendor does not listing pricing on web site, you will see “Not Available on Site&#. Vendors who offer multiple price points based on edition/version Or by sector: individual, corporate, academia, non-profit, government (when applicable), is listed in the pricing info.

Rapid Content Authoring Tools: Market, Mayhem and Reality

eLearning 24-7

This is a growing market with new vendors showing up, but at the same time, others disappearing. While the assumption would be that all the products are alike, or that fee based tools are superior to their free counterparts, nothing could be farther than the truth. Macromedia Authorware and similar products. Sure there are over 100 vendors in this industry and probably 95% you have never heard of and whom have great products that can meet or beat the big players.

Course Standards: Where R We Heading?

eLearning 24-7

I wouldn’t call it pondering rather I would call it a huge misnomer in the entire authoring tool industry, course development industry – with vendors here – when it comes to course standards. I’ve even seen it with LMS vendors. At one time, you could be “certified” with AICC and yes certified with SCORM, but why would you want to be? I still see course libraries that are only AICC. There are LMS vendors who no longer accept AICC.

Course Standards: Where R We Heading?

eLearning 24-7

I wouldn’t call it pondering rather I would call it a huge misnomer in the entire authoring tool industry, course development industry – with vendors here – when it comes to course standards. I’ve even seen it with LMS vendors. At one time, you could be “certified” with AICC and yes certified with SCORM, but why would you want to be? I still see course libraries that are only AICC. There are LMS vendors who no longer accept AICC.

Video Learning Platforms

eLearning 24-7

While a video learning platform might have multiple products at the end of the day it is built upon two key components (which they all have in some form). Other options – depends on the vendor. Supports H.264, MP4, MOV, WMA, AICC, etc. Flashback.

New E-Learning Rankings: Authoring Tools

eLearning 24-7

best products that work under water (summer time) and from the e-learning prospective – the best authoring tools. Vendors can move up, down or out of the rankings – after all it is on-going. and SCORM/AICC. IMO you want the fee based product.

New Authoring tool rankings #11 to #20

eLearning 24-7

Of course it can still look lame – the course that is – but that isn’t because of the product, rather umm (well you know who). 19 Zenler Studio - I liked this product last year (2012) and I still find it quite favorable. AICC, SCORM and PENS support.

E-Learning Screen recording and video solutions – Should b simple, so why isn’t it?

eLearning 24-7

for end users to see in the final product. The ability to record audio in real time or post time makes a lot of sense and eliminates the need for using Audacity (albeit it is a wonderful and free product). There are more vendors who do not offer the ability to post – i.e. add audio afterwards it is quite amazing. Again, simple and yet again arguably with many vendors difficult to do. another vendor who offers both capabilities is sothink ).

Course Authoring Tools for eLearning Developers and the masses

eLearning 24-7

elearning maker - another product form e-doceo; screenwriting, storyboards, media inserts, selection and moving of elements plus more; a beginner could use some of the features, but a developer has some additional capabilities and flexibilities. That their products are meeting the demand.

5 E-Learning Forecasts for 2012

eLearning 24-7

They involved talent management, “hello and goodbye” with vendors, social learning, upswing in mobile learning, new feature sets in the authoring tool space, flat lining in web conferencing and standalone platforms. Product training becomes real – they interact, engage and see it in real time, rather than a static experience. Expect a few commercial vendors to jump into the augmented reality space for e-learning.

State of the Authoring Tool Industry

eLearning 24-7

Bewildered on what is happening, why what is needed isn’t appearing as it should, and how is it possible that something so obvious based on where e-learning is heading, mobile is pushing and future tech is inspiring is lost among so many vendors? Confusion leads to flushed in terms of causation that some vendors in their infinite wisdom have decided it is better to jump one way than stay the course. At least SCORM support – Plenty still support AICC.

#10 to #1 LMSs of 2012

eLearning 24-7

SCORM/AICC. Their product is more geared towards a human capital management system, especially with the BizX Suite. SCORM/AICC. Talk about a system that is under the radar, the product is really quite strong. What can you say, this is a phenomenal product.

LMS Potluck

eLearning 24-7

As micro-learning gains more attention and more people are starting to utilize the methods in creating such courses, vendors who are aware of this new opportunity are making sure that people know that their system supports micro-learning. What makes this type of course design unique isn’t that it has been around for more than dozen of years, but that there are vendors who portray themselves whether intentionally or not, as “THE” micro-learning platform.

E-Learning Innovative Products – They are Out There

Unicorn Training

Here is a blog from a US industry "guru" with his choice of 5 new eLearning products - both LMS add ins and content authoring tools.Bit of a mixed bag, but one or two that look to be worth following up.E-Learning Learning Innovative Products – They are Out ThereI love innovation. It is what makes any product or service, aspire to new heights. The product is still in beta, but the premise and possibilities are really there.

Making Meaning

Experience API

For years, we have relied on our products to be the solution to a number of complex problems facing companies that use learning standards. If you’re building an LMS or authoring tool and you need AICC or SCORM or, more recently, xAPI, we have a product that can do the heavy lifting.

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Break it down! (No it’s not Hammer Time! Yet)

eLearning 24-7

It’s a product whose core focus is an authoring tool (proprietary based), but offers the ability to add users, provides a few analytics and a few reports. For whatever reason- okay to try to set themselves apart – some vendors have created the term “training management” Honestly, they could call it “online authoring system with a few reports and no frills” and it would be the same thing. Can I test out the product for 30 days?

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eLearning Standards—What They Are and Why They Matter

Trivantis

To accomplish this, the industry has come up with several eLearning standards that allow courses created by any vendor to “talk” with an LMS created by any other vendor. It all started with the Aviation Industry Computer-Based Training Committee (AICC), which was formed in 1988.

At Your Service

Rustici Software

For years, we have relied on our products to be the solution to a number of complex problems facing companies that use elearning standards. If you’re building an LMS or authoring tool and you need AICC or SCORM or, more recently, xAPI, we have products that can do the heavy lifting.

cmi5 is live in SCORM Cloud

Rustici Software

Along with making cmi5 support readily available in SCORM Cloud , we’ve also added support for cmi5 to some of our other products including SCORM Engine and SCORM Driver. In the earliest days, we at Rustici Software defined a very simple launch specification that several content vendors picked up on. So for now, we’re excited to share that Cloud now offers vendors and others a great place to test cmi5 based launchable activities.

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E-Learning News and Notes

eLearning 24-7

I’ve really been watching this space for the past two years, and while there continue to be enough products that fit within this category, I’m on the belief that this space is on the downside. I love Questionmark, its a wonderful product and it can use a “connector” to integrate into your learning platform or system. Anyone who says their product is 100% foolproof and can never be hacked is misleading you.

Rapid Content Authoring Tools 2010 – Innovators, Winners and Updated Trends

eLearning 24-7

Yet, there were some products that stood out, if nothing else – for taking the lead and doing something that says “yes it is possible, and oh, it works&#. RCAT Product of the Year. Open Source Product of the Year (i.e. Also SCORM 1.2 & AICC. Innovation is listed next to the product. The product is not necessarily the ultimate in RCAT, but they are solid at the minimum and should be at least looked at, before making any decision.

6 questions to ask yourself before buying an LMS

Matrix

Before deciding on what product to buy, the decision makers have to take into account the product’s capacity to abide by either AICC, SCORM, xAPI and lately cmi5. It’s the vendor’s job to make it compliant by at least one standard but it’s still better to check before signing on.

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One Step Behind

eLearning 24-7

In 2002, a company created video courses that were AICC compliant and could be bookmarked. The vendor? Those products were ahead of their peers and suffered fates , because the industry as a whole, held back. . e-learning e-learning vendors elearning m-learning craig weiss E-Learning 24/7 future mobile learning streaming from internet technology

State of the E-Learning Industry 2019

eLearning 24-7

Change of messaging, and the seemingly misunderstanding by vendors that there is a difference between training and L&D. CMI-5 increased interest among vendors, even more so, than on/off synch mobile apps for example. AICC is dropping by the wayside with learning systems, which could create challenges for folks who have 3rd party libraries of only AICC content. LRSs not being utilized by vendors who have it in their systems. The vendor.

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. Their products Flow, Claro and Capture allow authors to store their assets and courses online.

Seven Tips for an Easy and Effective LMS Switch

Upside Learning

A recent survey on customers’ happiness with their LMS (conducted in Jan 2009, published in Mar 2009) by Bersin & Associates observed: “The study found that a significant proportion of LMS customers – fully one-quarter of customers – are dissatisfied with their systems and say they are likely to switch vendors within the next year.” Understand that switching LMS vendors is inherently different from looking for your first LMS. The vendor’s experience in LMS replacements.