Top 10 LMSs for 2013

eLearning 24-7

Can leave text, audio and video feedback. The best SharePoint LMS on the market. Yes, there is a still market for SharePoint systems and I recommend finding a system already built on it, rather than doing it yourself (which many people do). Easy to use interface – which often does not happen with SharePoint LMSs. Works with SharePoint 2007 and 2010. No SaaS solution, but this is not unusual in the SharePoint market – I hope that changes.

Lights, Camera, Action.Learn

Integrated Learnings

At times you'll want to take video from another shot and mix it in with another audio track. If you can barely hear the narrator, you can use audio editing software like Adobe Audition or Soundbooth to fix it. I'll often use Adobe Dreamweaver to create the web page to deliver the video or simply upload it to a video sharing site or corporate intranet site like Microsoft SharePoint. Audio Video Captivate Adobeby Jonathan Shoaf.

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3D Happenings

Kapp Notes

ProtonMedia Having a chat in the world of ProtoSphere which now integrates with SharePoint. ProtonMedia announced the integration of Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 with the company’s ProtoSphere virtual teaming and collaboration platform.

What Types of Training Can You Import Into an LMS?

Convergence Training

But you’ll also probably want to import things like video files, audio files, internet links, SharePoint links, PowerPoint presentations, PDFs, and more. Audio Files.

New in Engine: Video support, third-party content integrations, and reporting

Rustici Software

Besides the standard SCORM, AICC, and xAPI-based content Engine has long supported, instructors and L&D professionals need to present more types of content that drive value to learners: video, audio, documents, and even URLs. . Rustici Engine 2019.1 is now available!

1st update on 10 Tools Challenge 2013

Jane Hart

VIDEO, AUDIO & IMAGE TOOLS. Audio. 45- SharePoint 55- Google Apps. It has been good to see the varied interest in the 10 Tools Challenge both on my blog and Twitter as well as on other social channels – so here are a few updates.

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2.0 is a philosophy, not a technology

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

Informal Audio/ podcasts. Informal SharePoint. Social SharePoint 2010, eRoom/Documentum. Internet Time Alliance spent a couple of days last week putting the 2.0 into a tedious proposal for a large, forward-facing multinational corporation. Among our recommendations were: Informal Live webcasts. Informal Recorded webinars. Informal Video conferencing. Informal Workshops. Informal Learnshop.

Do you know your E-learning Buckets?

Integrated Learnings

In the past I've used systems like wikis, Lotus Notes, and SharePoint to serve as knowledge management systems. Videos, animations, graphics, and audio can convey knowledge in ways that learners can grasp. By Jonathan Shoaf. I've discovered recently I don't like the term e-learning. This is because I recently had to go through the process of understanding what salary you pay someone who is an e-learning developer. It turns out that it varies dramatically depending on who you ask.

Analysis of ProtoSphere/Lync Integration

Kapp Notes

The Lync server is a software product that unifies enterprise voice, instant messaging and web-, audio- and videoconferencing into a, connected communications experience. ProtoSphere already integrated with SharePoint and now has integrated with Lync, in fact, they renamed ProtoSphere 1.6

Top 10 eLearning Predictions for 2010

Tony Karrer

And capture is moving towards video and audio. That you couldn’t really do audio or video or much of anything else over the web? We can either continue to have SharePoint Fear and Loathing by Learning Professionals or we can spend time to understand Using SharePoint.

Thinking e-learning strategy? Think video

Connect Thinking

This could be your intranet or Sharepoint platform. For expert opinion and some briefings, I use a Canon HF M52 (great in low light), tall tripod, Audio-technica lapel mic and an iPad teleprompter App – About A$1100 total.

How to Find a Profitable Course Topic


Office Productivity: Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, SharePoint, Data Modeling, Data Visualization, Mac Basics, SAP, Google Sheets, Google Docs , Project Planning etc. So, you may know what you want to do … you may not.

5 Reasons to Get Started with Office 365


Here are five reasons why Office 365 can help your productivity and mobility: Work with team members in real-time: No matter where you are in the world, Microsoft 365 allows you to create, edit, and share documents with team members using Office Web Apps and Microsoft SharePoint. Make video or audio calls with Lync: Lync messaging connects people everywhere and is now part of Microsoft Office. Similar to Skype, Lync’s features include video messaging, IMing, and audio calling.

eLearning Video: Quick Start Guide


Production tips: Expect the breakdown on time to be: 40% prep, 20% production, 30% post production & administration (getting onto LMS, Sharepoint, etc). Audio: Bad sound will make people tune out faster than bad video. Video is the #2 eLearning trend picked by the experts for 2018.

Hot Topics in eLearning for 2009

eLearning Learning Posts

Hot Topic #4 – SharePoint. Despite SharePoint Fear and Loathing by Learning Professionals , SharePoint is installed and the tool of choice in too many organizations. Using SharePoint , December 16, 2008. SharePoint Examples , December 5, 2008. SharePoint 2007: Gateway Drug to Enterprise Social Tools :: Personal InfoCloud , March 16, 2009. SharePoint vs. Social Media , June 22, 2009. Audio (504). Audio in eLearning: Cultural Differences? ,

Presentations in the cloud

Clive on Learning

The media with accompanying audio. If your organisation doesn't like the idea of its employees spending time on public social networking sites, then dpcloud could also be integrated into an enterprise system, perhaps something like Sharepoint.

Oil and Gas downsizing: Training on a budget

Obsidian Learning

Develop an “Ask the Expert” forum (perhaps a Sharepoint site) in which learners and other team members can ask questions on particular topics. And it’s the only cloud-based authoring tool that lets you sync audio with text, images, and animations.

Industry Happenings in 3D

Kapp Notes

It provides tools that allow teams to collaborate while they are interacting in a virtual environment, such as document and application sharing, audio conferencing, text chat, presence awareness and team workspaces. ProtoSphere integrates with Microsoft SharePoint to produce a live, "humanized," avatar-driven portal experience around self-service enterprise resource planning transactions. A number of exciting things are happening in 3D space.

Hospitality LMS: What to Know


SpeedGrader function has the ability to record audio/video during grading. The hospitality industry is constantly evolving.

What is an LMS?


Early appearance of audio-video communications systems were used for remote teaching. And in 1909, Edward Morgan Forster published his story, ‘The Machine Stops’ where we explained the benefits of using audio communication to deliver lectures to remote audiences.


Open Source eLearning Tools

Tony Karrer

Learning Visions , June 26, 2009 Concerning Open Source, LMSs and SCORM: Correcting Some Common Misconceptions - The E-Learning Curve , October 19, 2009 Open Source LMS Comparison - The Learned Man , April 27, 2007 Open Source vs Commercial LMS - Learning Next , April 18, 2007 Sakai: Open Source … Open Minds by Larissa Biggers - Learning Solutions Magazine , December 13, 2009 SharePoint and the LMS - Time to Converge?

Top 5 eLearning Skills for 2011

eLearning Weekly

Designing or developing elearning requires experience in training and project management as much as audio and video production. These rapid development tools are where video, graphics, narrative and text come to get ready for an LMS or a web or SharePoint deployment.

Information, Press Releases and Industry Happenings

Kapp Notes

crosoft Lync can make every engagement a virtual face-to-face meeting, because any interaction can include video and audio conferencing, application and desktop sharing, instant messaging, and telephony. Lync has been designed to work with Microsoft Office, SharePoint and Exchange, which reduces end-user adoption hurdles.

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Physics of the Future leads to the Learning of the Future

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

NPR Story - Text + Audio Dr. Michio Kaku opened up DevLearn this year. One of my pet peeves is Sharepoint bashing. Some eLearning pundits will still speak quite negatively about Sharepoint. He was outstanding!

After e-Learning delivery and deployment, how would you drive adoption?

ID Reflections

The link led me to a slideshow on user adoption of SharePoint. Set up a pre-recorded webinar and get every user to log in and make sure they can navigate through it and that their audio and video works. After e-Learning delivery and deployment, how would you drive adoption? was a question posed by my colleague and co-blogger in the " Explore Learning Solutions " Forum. I am putting up my answer here in my blog as well: Read on.

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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.

Top 20 Learning Management Systems 2013-14

eLearning 24-7

15 ELEARNINGFORCE - SharePoint LMS. Big wins include the apps, ability to record video messages (beyond just audio) and admin side intuitiveness. In an earlier post, I presented the top ten LMSs of 2013-14, but held back on announcing the top 20. Not anymore. Below are my top 20 rankings for 2013-14. Before the Top 20, here are the. Top Three Open Source LMSs of 2013-14. One of these vendors is listed in my top 50. Their name begins with a M and sounds like Noodle.

GE TV: Elliott Masie on the Future of Learning Technologies

Growth Engineering

You look at SharePoint, an incredibly sophisticated product from Microsoft, and probably the most abandoned technology in the universe. Not because SharePoint is bad, it’s like a whiteboard, you can make it interesting or not. I find that by doing audio-based searching, things change.

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Are apps the future of e-learning?

Clive on Learning

Here's my assessment: Viewing content : Smart phones and tablets are well suited to delivering text, animation, audio and video content (although there is still the snag of no Flash delivery on iOS). so all we're waiting for is mobile versions of existing tools such as SharePoint, Moodle and the like.

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What Can You Expect in 2013?

CLO Magazine

“Our XstreamVideo platform is similar to having a YouTube for learning and allows our people to upload their own experiences via video, as well as photos and audio, thus capturing institutional and workforce knowledge.” Another example might be hosting on-the-job learning activities and assignments in SharePoint or Moodle. Collaborative learning also can be informal discussion groups in Yammer, rating content on SharePoint or mashing up a video.

Notes from DevLearn and the Adobe Learning Summit

Steve Howard

SESSION 807 – USING SHAREPOINT TO ENHANCE ONLINE LEARNING EVENTS. This session described CITI’s experience in creating a learning solution that was orchestrated through SharePoint. Basically it was about how they customise standard SharePoint features and functionality to provide a more interactive ‘online school’ feel to their learning, including the use of discussion, calendar reminders and more. Apparently some people find video hard to present in SharePoint.

eLearning Learning - Best of June 2009

eLearning Learning Posts

SharePoint vs. Social Media - Engaged Learning , June 22, 2009. Audio in eLearning: When Rough Around the Edges is Better - Learning Visions , June 9, 2009. 4 Simple Tips for Recording High-Quality Audio , June 2, 2009. SharePoint vs. Social Media , June 22, 2009. eLearning Learning Hot List. June 2009. You can subscribe to the best of eLearning Learning to receive weekly, monthly hot lists and other updates that provide you with the best of eLearning Learning.

How Do We Get Employees To Adopt Technology For Learning?


They are likely to have trusted their online publishers and blogs, as well as social media, to keep up-to-date, and good old (audio / e-) books. And do this with the right technology, such as Looop (which is purpose-built for your resources) and not Sharepoint. Classroom training can seem like a real treat. Especially when we consider that more than 3 quarters of people haven’t attended a course in the last two years.

Top 125 Workplace eLearning Posts of 2009

eLearning Learning Posts

Using SharePoint - eLearning Technology , December 16, 2008. 4 Simple Tips for Recording High-Quality Audio - Rapid eLearning Blog , June 2, 2009. SharePoint is not Enterprise 2.0 Information Architecture for Audio: Doing It Right - Boxes and Arrows: The design behind the design , January 12, 2009. It’s always fun at this time of the year to look back at what’s happened in the world of eLearning.

Ten Predictions for eLearning 2008

Tony Karrer

Some lower-end, PPT + Audio tools will do well with none winning huge shares of the marketplace. Unfortunately, these will be even worse than Sharepoint, the solution you already hate. The Big Question this month are Predictions for Learning in 2008. Here are my predictions, but realistically they are more about trends in eLearning and eLearning Software. Prediction #1 => eLearning 2.0 - Increasing Pressure It's safe to predict that you'll be hearing more and more about eLearning 2.0

Top 25 Posts and 4 Hot Topics in January - Best of eLearning Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

SharePoint 2010: The New Employee Gateway? trainingwreck , January 23, 2010 Since 2001, Microsoft has sold well over 100 million licenses of SharePoint generating more than $1 billion / year in revenue. Enter SharePoint 2010, due to release in Q2 of 2010. Best of eLearning Learning. See First Top 25 eLearning Posts of 2010 - Best of eLearning Learning for the first Best of Post for the year. And subscribe to the best of to receive these in an ongoing basis.

10 LMS features that you should in an eLearning platform


popular ERPs like SharePoint. audio/video editing tools. What is LMS software? The formal definition always remains the same, but the utility of an LMS software varies from objective to objective, industry to Industry, and time to time. According to Wikipedia, a learning management system (LMS) is software that administers, documents, tracks, reports, and delivers learning materials, agendas, or educational programs.