Open Source LMS: The Free LMS that isn’t Free!

Paradiso

ATutor – This open source LMS puts forth a decent amount of features like email notifications to file storage. The most highlighted feature of ATutor is its user-friendly UI, which makes it an ideal tool for beginners.

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Top Open Source Learning Management Systems

Designing Digitally

Title: ATutor Description: Rounding out the list is a relatively new learning management system known as ATUTOR, which has an extensive community that actively contributes to the project.

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Trending Sources

5 Free Learning Management Tools to Administer Your Online Training

CommLab India

ATutor. Despite these positives, ATutor, like most open-source course management applications, requires technical expertise to install and get started. Bob is the training manager of a large multinational pharmaceutical company.

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Top 8 FREE Open Source LMSs

eLearning 24-7

So having a browser check is a good idea. #5 ATUTOR. Everyone loves free, especially with software. Free software should be in a class by itself, because it often rumbles into three areas: 100% free with no watermarks, limited features/capabilities. 100% free but with limited features (if you want those gone you pay for it). 100% free but with limitations (and you cannot upgrade – some ATs actually do this – with the goal of you buying another of their products).

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UPDATED: Other Open Source LMS Solutions

eLearning 24-7

Atutor. A list of other Open Source LMS vendors, besides Moodle. They are not in any specific order. These are the newest listings (6-2-10). Ectolearning – Open learning environment, with collaboration tools plus LMS – for Education/academia. offers test capabilities based on rubrics. Sloode - Multi-user virtual environment of Second Life® with the Moodle® learning-management system, Can be used in corporate and education.

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Test LMS

Clark Quinn

The eLearning software I saw was: ATutor Claroline Docebo suite Dokeos DrupalEd Interact Moodle SyndeoCMS It also has a bunch of content management systems, a CRM (SugarCRM) and others. In the past, I've had a few posts around how you can test your courses under an LMS: SCORM Test Test SCORM Courses with an LMS One of the problems cited was the lack of available LMS test environments.

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Keeping Up - April's Big Question

eLearning Cyclops

April's Big Question from Learning Circuits is "How to Keep up?" This is in reference the immense and rapidly expanding technology tools. It is tough to stay on top of all the emerging tools. However, being involved in an e-learning community is a big help. For me it is a blog community and following many experts on Twitter. Not only am I often made aware of new tools, but also get opinions, tips, and examples of their use.

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Breakthrough eLearning: eLearning That Doesnt Break the Bank

Breakthrough eLearning

ATutor) Presentation software (e.g.

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My Moodle Test

Xyleme

For a look at true content interoperability, not to mention the other standards is supports, ATutor provides Content Packaging, Question Test (QTI), and Common Cartridge importing, exporting, and authoring. Even if you don’t use ATutor as your primary LMS, it can be used as a content authoring tool to create content that can be imported into moodle or bb or other LMSs. Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc.

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