Learning Content Development: The Agile Way With Xyleme

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Note from InfoPro Learning: We are not affiliated with Xyleme and did not receive any compensation for this article. With continuously evolving technology, we have a fleet of powerful content authoring and publishing tools at our disposal. These powerful tools help us to manage, reuse, and repurpose content in an Agile way. One of the many tools that we use is the Xyleme Learning Content Management System (LCMS) for rapid content development and reuse.

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Xyleme Named to 2019 Training Industry Top 20 Authoring Tools Companies List

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Raleigh, NC – February 7, 2019 – Training Industry today announced that Xyleme has been selected as part of the 2019 Top Training Companies lists for the Authoring Tools sector of the learning and development market. Xyleme is the Learning Content Management System (LCMS) of choice for the visionaries who are looking for innovative ways to change the way learning is created and delivered. View the 2019 Top 20 Authoring Tools Companies.

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Xyleme Named a Top 20 Authoring Tool for 2018 by Training Industry

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Feb 12th 2018 – Xyleme, Inc. was named by Training Industry a 2018 Top 20 Authoring Tool. Xyleme is delighted to be acknowledged for the fifth consecutive year as a Top 20 Authoring Tool. Xyleme is the Learning Content Management System (LCMS) of choice for the visionaries who are looking for innovative ways to change the way learning is created and delivered. Breadth and quality of authoring tool features and capabilities.

Toolkit: Xyleme: A Different Approach to Authoring by Joe Ganci

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In the past, Joe has said, “No authoring tool balances power and ease of use.” Today he reviews a tool that really attempts. out why Joe feels this way about Xyleme! Design & Development Tools Development Strategies Getting Startedto give you both. Some developers will like it right away, and others may find that it requires a period of adjustment.

Ecolab and Xyleme Awarded Gold for Best Use of Performance Support from Brandon Hall

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September 4th, 2018 (St Paul, MN and Denver, CO) – Ecolab and Xyleme are pleased to announce that the new training library for Ecolab’s Institutional business has been awarded Gold by the 2018 Brandon Hall Excellence Awards in the Best Use of Performance Support category. Ecolab recently launched a new, easy-to-access training library for their associates integrating Xyleme into their current CRM platform. About Xyleme. Ecolab’s new training library wins Gold at the.

Xyleme Named a Top 20 Learning Portal for Sixth Consecutive Year

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October 23rd, 2017 – Xyleme is honored to be named one of Training Industry Inc.’s This is the sixth consecutive year that Xyleme has been named. Xyleme made several exciting advances to their learning portal which contributed to the recognition from Training Industry. Xyleme’s Content Delivery Service (CDS) now includes a Tin Can–compliant LRS that tracks how users interact with content, regardless of device or applications used. About Xyleme.

Xyleme and Rogers Communications Together Win Brandon Hall’s 2017 Bronze Award in Best Advance in Learning Technology Implementation

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Xyleme and Rogers Communications are proud to win the Brandon Hall 2017 Bronze Award in Best Advance in Learning Technology Implementation. Rogers Communications teamed with Xyleme to better manage nearly 4,000 courses it delivers to over 40,000 learners in the field, their offices and retail outlets. The Rogers Communications learning team has worked closely with Xyleme to really revolutionize how they create and distribute content. About Xyleme.

Misadventures in Content Production: Why “Rapid” Tool Aren’t Really Rapid

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Let’s be honest — so-called “rapid” authoring tools aren’t really rapid at all. What you see is what you get” (WYSIWYG,) or “rapid” tools, apply styles that are hard-coded into the content, which means that the writing and designing are coupled together. Authors can write the content while controlling the heading color, font size, paragraph spacing, table shading and more, right within the tool itself.

Using the Right eLearning Development Tools for Your Audience

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If having the right tools didn’t matter, we’d all brush our teeth with hammers. Choosing which eLearning course development tool to use gets even crazier, with hundreds of different products on the market all basically doing the same thing—information—in. So, here’s the lowdown on some of the course authoring tools we use for niche audiences and why, as well as some useful insider video tutorials thrown in. What we were seeing was one tool to do everything.

Is There a Better Way to Social Learning?

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. July 21st, 2010 Goto comments Leave a comment Last week, I had the good fortune to speak with George Siemens for an upcoming Xyleme Voices podcast. By doing this, George argues that vendors (LMS in particular), and the organizations they sell to, will begin to see their product no longer as simply an event-based tool for learning, but rather as a process-based tool for capacity planning and workplace effectiveness.

How to Save 30% or More on Translation

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Companies like Dell are saving 30%+ with Xyleme. How does Xyleme help cut translation costs? Xyleme doesn’t provide translation services — it’s a learning content management system (LCMS) with industry-leading translation management tools that helps content development teams save a significant amount of time and money managing content translation. With Xyleme , you manage the original content and all its global variants in one place. Before Xyleme.

why learning and enterprise content management?

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. January 22nd, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment As we start the New Year I thought I’d chat about our latest announcement - Xyleme LCMS running as an integrated solution (application) on EMC’s Documentum platform. If you have been following Xyleme, you will know that we have always been built on a native XML content platform. By utilizing Xyleme LCMS on the EMC platform, you can read and write XML to the same repository.

Notes from Intelligent Content 2010

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Home > Instructional Design , Learning Content Management > Notes from Intelligent Content 2010 Notes from Intelligent Content 2010 March 11th, 2010 Goto comments Leave a comment A couple of weeks ago, Xyleme presented at Intelligent Content conference hosted by the Rockley Group. Xyleme] #ic2010 e-learning: challenge of training on-line, is that legacy content was created around classroom, paper-based model.

Why Learning and Enterprise Content Management?

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. January 22nd, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment As we start the New Year I thought I’d chat about our latest announcement - Xyleme LCMS running as an integrated solution (application) on EMC’s Documentum platform. If you have been following Xyleme, you will know that we have always been built on a native XML content platform. By utilizing Xyleme LCMS on the EMC platform, you can read and write XML to the same repository.

Content Personalization: What is it & Why is it so Hard at Scale?

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When serving large volumes of content to multiple diverse audiences at scale, effective personalization is almost impossible – let alone sustainable – without the right strategy and tools in place. appeared first on Xyleme. Overcoming 3 Main Challenges to Personalization.

The Age of “Lean Manufacturing” in Learning Content Management Systems

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. Home > Instructional Design , Learning Content Management > The Age of “Lean Manufacturing” in Learning Content Management Systems The Age of “Lean Manufacturing” in Learning Content Management Systems September 27th, 2010 Goto comments Leave a comment Guest Post by Mark Hellinger, Xyleme President & CEO We all have read about how traditional manufacturing jobs are rapidly disappearing in the U.S.

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Misadventures in Content Production: Copying & Pasting is Not Reuse

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But did you know that most content authoring and management tools that tout reuse are essentially just copying and pasting? The post Misadventures in Content Production: Copying & Pasting is Not Reuse appeared first on Xyleme.

The Learning Polemic [Guest Post]

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[Guest Post by Jeff Katzman, Founder and CLO, Xyleme] The views of this post are that of the guest and not my own. However, you can feel free to comment here to engage with the author. Typically, they are closed systems that offer a limited choice of tools to draw from in designing your learning experiences. The emerging model will have open content, open ePortfolio, and open tools. guest post Cloud services LMS elearning corporate eLearning Xyleme

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The Building Block Approach to Content Strategy

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Relying on traditional processes and “rapid” authoring tools is no longer an efficient or effective way to manage large volumes of content. Creating each deliverable from scratch, trapping content into restrictive formats, and allowing content to reside in multiple incompatible tools or platforms all make it more difficult to create and manage content effectively — let alone pivot and respond to new needs and challenges. Bringing Reuse & Flexibility to Enterprise.

The Pros & Cons of Content Silos: Getting the Best of Both Worlds

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Ability to use preferred tools and home-grown solutions Ability to update and republish quickly. ” With the right technology tools and processes in place, organizations can retain the benefits of siloed training teams while eliminating the inherent obstacles and down-sides. Putting the right technology tools in place is imperative for organizations seeking to create and maintain successful decentralized content management teams. David Dye. Solution Consultant.

It’s Time to Cross That Bridge: Building Learning in a Highly Regulated or Compliance-Driven Industry

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Without a strong strategy and the right tools in place, it can lead to the feeling that training is built and distributed reactively. Often regulation and compliance content changes faster than what can be authored and published, so if content is built in various systems or tools, it becomes very challenging to make edits quickly. Let’s Build That Bridge Together: Xyleme Is Here to Help! Author once in XML and publish to any web, print, or mobile format.

Understanding the Learning Technology Ecosystem

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A Learning Technology Ecosystem is made up of the tools and platforms that an organization uses to create, deliver, manage, deliver and analyze their learning content. Learning Content Management Systems (LCMS): Simplify Authoring, Publishing, Delivery & Analysis. Content Creation & Authoring Tools: Facilitate Creation of Print & E-Learning Content. The post Understanding the Learning Technology Ecosystem appeared first on Xyleme.

LMS vs. LCMS

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The Learning and Development industry, like any other, has been inundated with new technologies and tools for learning. Instructional Designers (IDs) are now under more pressure than ever to deliver the best content, and a tool that many IDs are familiar with is a Learning Management System (LMS). In the simplest terms, this is a software package that manages course delivery and administration. What Is the Right Learning Content Tool? Xyleme.

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LMS vs. LCMS

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A Learning Management System (LMS) is a software application that allows a company, school, or organization to administer, document, track, and report on the delivery of educational courses and training programs. A Learning Content Management System (LCMS) is a tool for actually creating learning content and publishing that content in a variety of formats. Collaborative authoring. Workflow management/review tool. Workflow Management/Review Tool. ?.

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Digital Learning Survey 2019 – Most Tech Doesn’t Stack Up

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In order to truly see the value of these digital learning investments, organizations need to upgrade their technology tools. Simply put, traditional learning management tools aren’t robust enough to meet the ever-expanding needs of modern learning organizations. Since content is centralized and easily searchable, authors can quickly find and reuse content for their courses, lessons or other learning objectives. Authoring Systems.

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What is #responsivelearning and why should I care?

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Recently, Xyleme hosted a webinar with Training Industry called: Effective Responsive Design—Breaking Down the Barriers for Learning Content. We discovered that the biggest barriers companies face to producing effective responsive learning content are Skills, Tools, and Templates. Here at Xyleme, we would argue that if you have the right tools and publishing templates, you don''t actually need the skills of a seasoned web developer to produce responsive learning outputs.

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Digital Learning Survey 2019 – Most Tech Doesn’t Stack Up

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In order to truly see the value of these digital learning investments, organizations need to upgrade their technology tools. Simply put, traditional learning management tools aren’t robust enough to meet the ever-expanding needs of modern learning organizations. Since content is centralized and easily searchable, authors can quickly find and reuse content for their courses, lessons or other learning objectives. Authoring Systems.

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Solving the Content Explosion Problem

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Many organizations rely on Learning Management Systems (LMS) and other off-the-shelf tools to manage the entire content life-cycle when they simply weren’t designed for that purpose. Only a next generation Learning Content Management System (LCMS) can integrate with existing LMSs and other tools to truly centralize content management and solve the content explosion problem once and for all. The post Solving the Content Explosion Problem appeared first on Xyleme

How Not to Adopt an LCMS

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Modern learning organizations understand that, in order to provide learners with the resources they expect (such as content personalization, mobile learning, microlearning, and just-in-time support) new technology tools are no longer a “nice to have” — they’re a necessity. Companies that adopt a new LCMS are challenging the status quo, reimagining the way content is typically authored, created and delivered. The post How Not to Adopt an LCMS appeared first on Xyleme.

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Free L&D webinars for November 2020

Limestone Learning

The typical questioning supported by many design models and the primary features of the leading authoring tools lead to boring modules that highlight the trivial and fail to have any lasting impact. “ Leaves, tree, red ” by Peng Sun is licensed by Pixabay.

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iPad & eBooks: A Game Changer for Blended Learning

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. We have all heard the advocates of blended learning, and with the introduction of mobile delivery and now the imminent ubiquity of eBooks, it’s time to ask yourself: Does it really make sense to have multiple tools and multiple copies of the content for each of these new delivery formats? Most organizations already use too many tools with redundant outputs and out-of-date content.

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4 Assets that Modernize your ILT

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Using an effective authoring and distribution tools like Xyleme makes it easy for the L&D team, too. The post 4 Assets that Modernize your ILT appeared first on Xyleme. Making ILT appeal to every “Modern Learner” . By: Ken Ballard – VP of Sales. Instructor Lead Training (ILT) is not dead! In fact, the “2018 Workplace Learning Report” by LinkedIn shows that ILT increased from 78% to 85% of companies offering some form of in-house ILT.

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Is the cloud hastening the demise of the LMS?

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The IMS Global Learning Consortium has announced the release latest version of the IMS Learning Tools Interoperability Specification – Version 1.1. This specification provides a way for courses running in IMS-conformant Learning Management systems to securely access remote content, tools and services, and receive back user’s results. Blackboard, for example, provides a rich set of tools; however, they only work on Blackboard. LEARNING REACHES TO THE CLOUD.

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Five Myths of Social Learning

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. tools for training purposes and this figure is rising fast. Leading social media vendors like Jive Software are integrating with the top ECM platforms to provide unified search, workflow, and storage of enterprise and social content, proving a cohesive environment where formal content is supported by an ecosystem of users that contribute expertise and relevant information.

Instructional Design Orthodoxy

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I will be dating myself here, but so much of the orthodoxy in the instructional design process was forged back in the late 80’s and early 90’s when the only Computer-Based Training (CBT) tools were Toolbook for the PC, and Hypercard for the Mac. Even as we progressed from CBT to Web-based Training (WBT) in the 90’s the orthodoxy still held and most of the authoring tools enforced the no-scrolling constraint.

Four Ways User-Generated Content (UGC) Can Make its Way into.

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. This pool of connected assets gives authors and instructional designers a more powerful arsenal of resources for creating compelling learning (formal or not). Create Subject Matter Networks (SMNs): Socialize formal content by creating communities around its subject matter to foster rich dialogue around topics and to leverage connections between content authors and their networks.

The top 10 reasons your mobile learning strategy will fail | Dawn.

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Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc. According to Ambient Insight , the leading marketing research firm for eLearning and mobile learning, the 2011 market forecast for mobile content authoring & development tools and installed platforms is $175M. Ambient indicates that this figure is made up primarily of new, specialized native tools. Use rapid authoring tools. Rapid eLearning tools are the antithesis to the promise of mobile learning.