SCORM vs AICC: how do they compare?


Another set of standards that has the same aim is AICC. SCORM is much more widely used today, but that doesn’t mean we can forget about AICC entirely. What is AICC? AICC stands for Aviation Industry CBT (Computer-Based Training) Committee. AICC talks to the LMS by sending HTTP messages and then interpreting the responses the LMS sends back. Uploading content to an LMS using AICC is usually a more lengthy process than using SCORM. SCORM vs AICC.


What is SCORM? xAPI? TinCan? AICC? A review of the LMS acronyms

Ed App

Here we will take a look at AICC, SCORM, and XAPI (Tin Can), define what each one is and see when each might be an ideal solution for your business. AICC . The AICC standard is one of the earliest eLearning standards. It was created in 1988 by the Aviation Industry Computer-Based Training Committee (AICC) to standardize the materials and technology used to train airline workers. AICC Pros . AICC Cons. When to use AICC. XAPI – TIN CAN


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Why are we still talking xAPI?


What is xAPI? According to “The Experience API (or xAPI) is a new specification for learning technology that makes it possible to collect data about the wide range of experiences a person has (online and offline). Very different systems are able to securely communicate by capturing and sharing this stream of activities.”. So, as it is still critical, let’s do a quick primer on xAPI. 4 reasons to choose xAPI. xAPI vs AICC vs SCORM.

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SCORM vs. Tin Can xAPI: A simple guide to everything you need to know

Plume - e-learning & learning management systems

What is xAPI? Unlike SCORM, xAPI isn’t limited to learning management systems. Differences between SCORM and xAPI. This means that the results from a user can be lifted and migrated, but platforms are unable to talk to one another, unlike with xAPI which allows data to be collected and compared across all xAPI integrated technology. xAPI far out-performs SCORM and is more likely to be future proof as you expand on your training and build your platform.

Podcast 26: How to Extend Learning Content Availability – With Troy Gorostiza

Talented Learning

What about security? These days, for obvious reasons, digital content must be secure. How about xAPI? AICC – which many legacy content providers use for cross-system content sharing. xAPI – which focuses on extracting data from content with statements that can be sent to a system. Although xAPI is highly secure, additional tools ( learning record stores ) are required for communication between systems in the network.

LMS-Agnostic eLearning Should Be Your New Strategy

JCA Solutions

The keys to fully realizing an LMS-independent eLearning strategy are: Creating fully SCORM- or xAPI-compliant eLearning Implementing secure content licensing and distribution Why LMS-independent eLearning matters When companies shop for training libraries for their learners, they often focus on the topic and the content — and only worry about getting it to work after they make a decision. also support AICC. LMS-Agnostic eLearning Should Be Your New Strategy.

Top 5 Content Authoring Tools You Need to Know About


Supports a wide range of formats, including SCORM, AICC, HTML5, xAPI (TinCan), Windows, and Mac OS. Supports various eLearning formats, including AICC, SCORM, and xAPI. Supports various formats including HTML5, xAPI, SCORM, AICC, Windows, and Mac OS.

The Enterprise Learning Ecosystem Demystified: Part I

ATD Learning Technologies

During the 1990s (and even more recently in the 21st century), the work involved to securely connect APIs in the enterprise setting was time-consuming and cost-prohibitive. By using APIs, we can rapidly and securely expose services to share and make connections between the systems within the enterprise ecosystem. These integrations are secure and do not need to store personal identifiable information. Why Experience API (xAPI)? “Yes we support SCORM/AICC.

How to Optimize Learning Content Distribution and Save Time

JCA Solutions

Stop worrying about: Incompatible standards — Training Vault supports SCORM, AICC, and xAPI standards, which enables learners to easily access any content that works with these standards. How to Optimize Learning Content Distribution and Save Time.

3 reasons your LMS should be LTI-compliant

Rustici Software

The IMS Learning Tools Interoperability (LTI®) standard prescribes a way to easily and securely connect learning applications and tools with platforms like learning management systems (LMS), portals, and learning object repositories on your premise or in the cloud, in a secure and standard manner and without the need for expensive custom programming. Since our beginning, we’ve been at the helm as the experts in SCORM, xAPI, AICC, cmi5, and now, LTI.

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“We’re looking for a quick way to send out training. Can you help?”

Rustici Software

Our SCORM Cloud application is a secure and reliable SaaS-based learning platform that’s something less than a full-feature LMS, but helps companies get training out to their employees quickly and easily. SCORM 2004, AICC, xAPI or cmi5 are all supported). This blog post is part of our “Ask Andy” series in which we publish Andy’s plain-spoken, straight-shooting answers to common or uniquely interesting (eLearning) questions.


Connecting learning technologies through functional hubs

Rustici Software

It’s important to make sure you’re aligned with any security protocols so when someone leaves your organization their access is disabled from every system they accessed. The learning landscape has changed a lot over the last several years.

Keeping eLearning standards grounded in the rapidly-changing world of web browsers

Rustici Software

As learning standards experts here at Rustici Software , we know that the standards like SCORM, xAPI, cmi5, and AICC by and large remain constant and unchanged year over year. Sure, there are more browsers available, more and more devices to make online content even more available and accessible, and we’re more privacy- and security-minded than back in the Netscape Navigator days of the ‘90s. We collaborated with the industry to develop xAPI in light of SCORM’s shortcomings.

Mercury XRS: What it is, How it Works, What it Could Mean For You

Roundtable Learning

In turn, your users can securely sign in to your XR devices and access their assigned training from anywhere in the world. . Using xAPI or AICC communication, Mercury XRS can connect with your LMS, keeping career development paths intact.

2019 year in review: Our products

Rustici Software

Import media files —MP4 video, MP3 audio, and PDF documents—into Engine and deliver them directly to learners just as you would SCORM, AICC, xAPI, and cmi5 courses. New support for learning standards like xAPI and cmi5. More security-minded features like hashing personally identifiable information. 2019 was a year of big changes, both within the eLearning space at large and especially for us here at Rustici.

eLearning Content Distribution Made Easier

JCA Solutions

Questions Regarding eLearning Content Distribution Is it SCORM/AICC? How secure is that? And how secure does it need to be? And with xAPI courseware coming soon to a training system near you, I’d bet it’s about to get even more confusing before it gets simpler. eLearning Content Distribution made easier, right when we need it most.

Ten Interactive Online Platforms to Deliver Holistic Learning to Students


The Fluidic player can support all types of files, such as PDFs, DOCX, PPTs, videos, SCORM, AICC, and xAPI-compliant packages. Discover How An Ebook Conversion, Publishing & Distribution Platform Can Help You Kitaboo is a cloud-based content platform to create-publish & securely distribute interactive mobile-ready ebooks.

The ongoing work of learning standards


For interactivity, we originally used Flash, and now have HTML 5 as a more secure and reliable replacement. Looking for systematicity, the aviation industry created a subcommittee to develop standards for Computer Based Training: the Aviation Industry CBT Committee (AICC). ADL decided to create a new standard, the Experience API (xAPI; originally known as Tin Can). So, does xAPI replace SCORM? . Ultimately, it may be Caliper for education, and xAPI for business.

Your Key To Extended Enterprise LMS

JCA Solutions

So those SCORM, AICC, and xAPI courses may all work, officially. Basically, that’s a thin package of SCORM or xAPI online training content that gets loaded to the destination LMS and simply points to the content housed on Training Vault. Tokens are for user security. Your Key To Extended Enterprise LMS. Why is it SO hard to distribute eLearning content across different LMSs? Why can’t they all just get along?

Find out if social learning chemistry works for you!

Origin Learning

Supporting a wide variety of course formats including SCORM, AICC and xAPI(TinCan), Konnect takes learning beyond the traditional LMS architecture. The cloud-hosted solution comes with a secure and customized environment that is simple and easy to use. With the increasing penetration of smart technologies, how do you make the transfer of knowledge seamless, smooth, and simple ? How to provide just-in-time learning modules customized to the needs of an organization?

How to Select Online Manufacturing Training That’s Right for Your Company

Convergence Training

If eLearning, SCORM, AICC, xAPI? Know that SCORM is currently the most common standard, that AICC is an older one that’s still around but is less and less common, and the xAPI is the new kid on the block. Security Roles. Does the LMS you’re looking at have different security roles that allow different levels of powers and privileges to different admins? How easy is it to assign the security roles?

LMS Review: Litmos

Talented Learning

For example, you can import digital files such as SCORM, xAPI (they still call it by the old “Tin Can” name), videos, Microsoft Word, PDFs and Adobe documents. With 4 million active users, this LMS is mature, proven, secure and continuingly evolving to address market requirements. Cloud SaaS in SOC Type 2 Highly Secure Environment. 2004, AICC, xAPI. See More Vendors in our LMS Directory.

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Effectus LMS For effective Employee Training Management and Tracking

CommLab India

Effectus can store classroom training resources sand online learning assets in a single, centralized and secured location. versions and AICC and Tin Can compliant courses. 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. If you’re thinking about investing in a Learning Management System (LMS), you’ll realize that the market has more than 100 options to offer.

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The Ultimate Glossary of eLearning Terms


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). and Trend Lines

eLearning 24-7

Course standards (AICC, SCORM, SCORM 1.2, SCORM 2004 3rd edition, xAPI). Security. Rise of xAPI. More vendors in the learning system space are adding xAPI, than in the past. And another trend you will see in the system, which I am equally seeing in the learning system space as a whole, the elimination of AICC by vendors. First, I am overjoyed by this – as I have felt AICC has gone past its shelf life and should be put out to pasture. Heyo!

PENS – Why your LMS and Authoring Tool Solution should include it

eLearning 24-7

In 2005, PENS was launched by AICC but did not initially gain wide acceptance. I think xAPI has managed to do that, but I don’t see SCORM disappearing anytime soon. I mean look at how long AICC has managed to keep a foothold, despite even the recent disbanding of the formal group. Paul Schneider in my opinion is one of the guru’s in the authoring tool industry. I have been fortunate to know Paul for over 10 years and have always been impressed with his insight.