Rapid Learning Management Systems

Tony Karrer

It's a company that has been offering 3-day workshops and now they want to put some portion of that content online. While there are a lot of different Learning Management Systems with very different features, the requirements in this situation are a bit different. So here are some of the requirements I see for this customer that are a bit different from what you would find in a normal corporate LMS RFP. To me this is a new kind of system. Systems?

When is a LMS not a LMS?

eLearning 24-7

Next Gen Lite Learning Management Systems. I’ll be frank, what is the best way to pitch your solution without saying you are like other systems? Declare yourself the “anti” You are not a LMS, rather you are the anti-LMS. You are not that big scary monster of a LMS, rather you are light and fluffy. A learning management system is a heavy pancake. Articulate Online - leaders of the pack.

Articulate Online

Clive on Learning

Jane Hart's e-Learning Pick of the Day drew my attention to Articulate Online , a hosted online service offered by Articulate for users who want a low-cost (from $199/month) means to deploy and track their e-learning content. This service is obviously going to appeal to smaller organisations who don't have an LMS, but it might also tempt some larger corporates who are either dissatisfied with their current LMS or looking for something simpler.

LMS Satisfaction Features and Barriers

Tony Karrer

A few of the more interesting graphs that you can't really see well except by going and seeing a larger version at LMS Satisfaction and LMS Barriers and Features. Several of the LMS vendors appear more than once, such as Oracle. Does a Learner WANT an LMS? Update, Nov.

LMS Solution for Simple Partner Compliance Training

Tony Karrer

So, that’s a pretty simple set of LMS requirements. It worries me just a bit that I might be missing something important that will turn into a Learning Management Systems (LMS) Selection Gotcha ? Fast Selection And while this wasn’t the basis for the post One Week to Select an LMS – No Way , it’s a situation where I’m not seeing the need to spend a lot of time going into a detailed selection process.

LMS Low-Cost Webinars Hosted eCommerce Subscriptions

Tony Karrer

The learners will get access to webinars, recorded webinars, videos, and other online content that they will author separately. And it would be nice if it was a Rapid LMS. I'm a little concerned how well LMS solutions will handle the webinar integration and the subscriptions. Here are some resources that I found that may help: LMS eCommerce Solution Product Review: Litmos LMS LMS For SMBs And Training Companies – A Year On, Is It Still The Same?

5 Easy Ways to Share E-Learning Courses

Rapid eLearning

To share elearning courses via a learning management system or Articulate Online is common. However, sometimes getting access to an LMS isn’t easy, especially if you want to share elearning courses that are quick prototypes or demos to solicit opinions.

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. LMSs/LCMS/CMS/learning platforms in commercial and open space continued their presence. For the mobile learning space – it is a necessity. Allscripts merged hospital software with an accurate gesture -based system.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Kineo Rapid e-Learning Podcast with Gabe Anderson

Learning Visions

Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff. Wednesday, May 23, 2007 Kineo Rapid e-Learning Podcast with Gabe Anderson Another good podcast from the folks at Kineo : an interview with Stephen Walsh (Kineo) and Gabe Anderson ( Articulate ). Part 1 is a nice definition and description of rapid e-Learning. I thought it had more useful nuggets: Who should be developing rapid e-Learning?

Fears of the Course Authoring Tool Market

eLearning 24-7

Compare the authoring tool market with the LMS space and you can clearly see the difference. There are more vendors in the LMS space under 10K then in the past – thus meeting the markets’ needs yet the authoring tool space is seeing a spike in prices. E-Learning 24/7.

APIs and Mashups r ur new ABCs for E-Learning

eLearning 24-7

Unfortunately, too many vendors in the e-learning space have failed to see the power and potential of this capability, and have decided to ignore them. SCORM Player communicating with your vendor’s solution, for example, if you were creating your own LMS and Rapid Intake’s rapid e-learning authoring tool, it includes a SCORM Player API. Hmm, mobile learning pushed to the next level? Adaptive Learning with a Social Q/A twist. Social Learning?

Keeping Up - April's Big Question

eLearning Cyclops

April's Big Question from Learning Circuits is "How to Keep up?" However, being involved in an e-learning community is a big help. Cloud Blogging Social Media Twitter Google e-Learning Cloud ComputingThis is in reference the immense and rapidly expanding technology tools. It is tough to stay on top of all the emerging tools. For me it is a blog community and following many experts on Twitter.

Ghost Edition – Top 10 Authoring Tools for 2013

eLearning 24-7

Digital repository of learning objects. Thus when you place the course into a LMS that is in your native language, the course matches that language. Digital repository for learning objects. I told them, that the people I have spoken with, disagree and the market in 2014 shows that there is still not a pure authoring tool for e-learning developers, who still are seeking such a product. 2 Articulate Storyline. RLO – Resuable learning objects.