Why Should You Use Cloud Computing For E-Learning?

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What is cloud computing? Cloud computing is the technology which uses the internet and central remote servers to maintain applications and data. Cloud computing allows computing to be much more efficient by centralizing data storage, processing and bandwidth at one point.

How cloud computing can onboard and train employees


Thankfully, cloud-based software solutions can now ensure that your new hires are properly inducted into the company by training them faster and more efficiently than ever before. A proper installation of cloud-based HR solutions sets the department up for safe and secure success.

Cloud Computing Goes Mainstream Implications for the IT Security Workforce

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As a former CIO, I have implemented and seen the significant benefits of cloud computing, both in the leverage of compute on demand via infrastructure as a service (IaaS) and platform as a service (PaaS) delivery models, and in the use of software as a service (SaaS) applications. Addressing this IT cloud security challenge is a two-fold challenge. With today’s new computing and service models, the traditional perimeter no longer exists.

Culture Comes First: Degreed Rated One of the Top 50 Private Cloud Computing Companies to Work For


Degreed has been recognized as one of the 50 Highest Rated Private Cloud Computing Companies To Work For in a list released by Battery Ventures , a global investment firm, and cloud investor. Our true blue and orange colors are shining through.

12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

Google AI Blog (2014), ‘A picture is worth a thousand (coherent) words: building a natural description of images’ 4 Give Your Video. solely on a computer is nearer 10 percent7. phones, tablets and computers as a matter of. Cloud computing, as numerous leading analysts have.

Internet Time Blog » What is Cloud Computing?

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How Is Digital Transformation Shaping Customer Experience?

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EDITOR’S NOTE: This post has been adapted, with permission, from a post published on the Futurum blog. EDITOR’S NOTE: Because extended enterprise learning involves multiple disciplines, we sometimes ask other experts to share their insights with our readers.

LMS Innovation: Where’s the Value?

Talented Learning

We founded this blog to research the industry and provide fiercely independent reporting and analysis of learning for measurable business impact. I’ve also been sharing my thoughts on other blogs around the world. 3) You speak often about the “true cloud” LMS.

E-Learning Provocateur: Volume 1

E-Learning Provocateur

Well I have finally bitten the bullet and published a selection of my blog musings in paperback form. • cloud computing.

Is your head in "the cloud"?

Integrated Learnings

So now here comes cloud computing and once again my risk flag goes up. Having my head in “the cloud” is not as risky as it appears. I use the cloud everyday. My news and information aggregator is in the cloud. My task management is in the cloud. My social connections are in the cloud. E-mail, calendar, office docs, miscellaneous file storage.all in the cloud. I’m even writing this document in the cloud! So what is the cloud?

E-Learning Provocateur: Volume 1

E-Learning Provocateur

Well I have finally bitten the bullet and published a selection of my blog musings in paperback form. • cloud computing. book augmented reality blended learning cloud computing corporate social responsibility csr e-learning E-Learning Provocateur elearning employee engagement future informal learning instructional design learning styles learning theory mobile learning pedagogy religion self publishing social media virtual worlds

Google’s Stadia holds promises in Serious Games, VR and Mixed Reality

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Don’t get me wrong, cloud hosted games streaming has been tried before. In our very own Singapore, the telecommunications behemoth SingTel launched its cloud-based video game service called ‘ESC’ all the way back in 2011. If you are a really geeky, like me, you may even know that Ubitus, the largest GPU cloud provider in Japan, partnered with Microsoft Azure very recently in the December 2018.

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ReviewLink: Online Review Tool for Lectora

Integrated Learnings

Since ReviewLink is entirely web-based (in the cloud), both the developer and reviewers with an email invite log into the ReviewLink website, view the course, add comments with optional due dates, and respond to comments others have left. And, since ReviewLink exists in the cloud, those updates won’t require downloading and installing a patch. This eLearning blog is brought to you by Integrated Learning Services , an eLearning design & development company. by Joseph Suarez.

Reach for the clouds

E-Learning Provocateur

Earlier this week, Michael Bromley , Head of Online Services at Telstra Business , visited my workplace to provide me and my colleagues with an overview of cloud computing. What is cloud computing? Private clouds. Blog platforms.

A summer chat about the Cloud


With Cloud computing gaining a major foothold in the enterprise, millions of corporate employees are seeing the legacy intranet apps they’ve used for decades getting replaced with shiny new SaaS applications. So he says those Cloud apps are as secure as regular apps?

Feds on the Cloud

eLearning Cyclops

Federal agencies are utilizing cloud computing and now have an app store, Apps.gov , which provides federal agencies and their staff with cloud computing applications. This includes business apps, productivity apps, social media apps, and cloud IT services. Here is the video Apps.gov provides as an introduction to cloud computing. How will cloud computing affect education? Cloud Social Media Google Cloud Computing

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Free and Easy Chart Creation Tool

eLearning Cyclops

You can quickly create a chart, save it, and add it to a course, website or blog. Tools Cloud graphics e-Learning Cloud ComputingHere is a free, practical tool for creating charts.

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On The Cloud

eLearning Cyclops

On occasion, I have written about the " Cloud " and have expected to use cloud computing more and more. So, it is time to reflect on how much cloud computing I do. Are there cloud apps that you would recommend? Cloud Cloud Computing

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My New Social Bookmarking Tool

eLearning Cyclops

This is great because I often share these tags on my blog, Twitter, e-mail and even in the classroom, so seeing them preserved was very important to me. Here are some of the tags I share the most, which are now available in Diigo: Free_e-Learning Cloud Development_tools Games Captivate SCORM I also added a Diigo widget to this bog. Cloud Social Media Misc. Cloud Computing

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Quiz Maker Pro Give Away

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I will select a name from all who scored 100% and announce the lucky winner December 29th right here on this blog. Assessment Tools e-Learning Cloud ComputingProProfs has been nice enough to give one of our lucky readers a free copy of Quiz Maker Pro. They created a sample quiz, which if you score 100% you will be included in our drawing for a free one year copy.

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Economic Times - Impact on Distance Learning

eLearning Cyclops

This question has been posed a lot on the e-learning blogs, for example. Distance learning and a few related fields are noted as being areas where there are jobs Here are quotes from the article that pertain to distance learning, social media, cloud computing, and mobile technology. What are you doing for the company, aside from just starting a blog?" Distance Learning Cloud Social Media e-Learning e-Learning Jobs Cloud Computing

Keeping Up - April's Big Question

eLearning Cyclops

For me it is a blog community and following many experts on Twitter. Many of the blogs I follow are part of the eLearningLearning community. Tagged either under Development Tools or Cloud. When it comes to free cloud apps, I also share them on my blog's Free Cloud Apps page. It is tough to stay on top of all the great stuff being offered out there, but the blogs and social media certainly help.

Make a Quiz on the Cloud (ProProfs Quiz Maker)

eLearning Cyclops

There is a new addition to the Free Cloud Apps page , it's ProProfs Quiz Maker. Quiz Maker is a quick and easy way to build a quiz that is hosted on the cloud. You can easily post a link to your quiz from a blog or web page. Although you can embed the quiz in blogs and sites, it uses iFrames, which does not play nice with my WordPress blog, otherwise I would have done so here. Assessment Tools Cloud e-Learning Cloud Computing

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Public Data Explorer - Google Labs

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FYI: You can embed your charts into a webpage or blog (like the examples above), which are updated automatically so the data is current. I will also be adding this new tool to the Cloud Apps page. Tools Cloud Google Cloud ComputingGoogle Labs recently released their Public Data Explorer. You can create charts and visualizations with public data sets. I created the examples below from data provided by the World Bank.

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Delicious, Take Two

eLearning Cyclops

After all, I am trying move more onto the cloud, I can have my bookmarks in one place and I can share sites that I value. Here is what I like so far: Everything can be tagged - easy to stay organized Adding a badge widget to my blog, promote sharing my bookmarks Adding a Delicious tag cloud to my site or blog (see my Delicious tag cloud below) Viewing how many people, and who, bookmarked pages. And here is my Delicious tag cloud.

Computing in the cloud

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Then why not give Cloud Computing a try, so what is cloud computing? If you would like to know more, take a look at the video under the heading 'Web 2 on the tube' in the right sidebar of this blog.

On the Horizon

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I even suggested something very similar in my recent blog post entitled e-Learning 3.0. Tags: semantic web smart objects horizon report mobile learning hz09 cloud computing educause

New Must-Have Tools for eLearning Developers

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Cloud computing and cloud-based services have revolutionized they way we do business. The post New Must-Have Tools for eLearning Developers appeared first on eLearning Company Blog This is true across the board and in all industries.

Buzz words of 2008

Learning with e's

Here are my 12 in alphabetical order: Blog groveling: This is the practice of certain companies to try to court popular bloggers and influencers to test, sample or endorse their new product or service. It extends to blog posting too.

Cloud-Based Technology for eLearning – Good or Bad?


Having your head in the clouds now holds a whole new meaning with the development of cloud-based technology. For that reason, cloud computing is a rapid growth area […].

What is a virtual classroom?


In just the last generation, networked computers, data analysis, internet, social media, cloud computing and other emerging technologies have transformed the fields of education and training. Visit The WizIQ Blog for full content and links.

6 key technology trends in higher education


The rise of data analytics, cloud computing, artificial intelligence, higher ed software and other key digital technologies has transformed virtually every industry – and higher education is no. Visit The WizIQ Blog for full content and links.

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Year in Review: 5 eLearning Reports to Read before 2016


Integrating the HR Landscape on the Cloud. Cloud is a future-proof technology that enables IT and HR managers to easily integrate systems and tools online – just in time – and according to the evolving needs of the enterprise. Docebo Blog ELEL

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Using Open Badges to Recognize and Verify Learning

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Open Badges make sense because they take advantage of the dominant trends in the IT industry, including cloud computing, social media and big data. Corporate Training Learning Solutions Partnerships Video Blog Open Badges

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10 Emerging technologies in E-learning

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According to Wikipedia , augmented reality defined as “an interactive experience of a real-world environment whereby the objects that reside in the real-world are “augmented” by computer-generated perceptual information, sometimes across multiple sensory modalities.”. 7.Cloud computing.

Doing Digital at Scale and Speed: Learning the Cognizant Way


Cloud computing, data science, machine learning — if you’re in IT, you better stay ahead of it all. The post Doing Digital at Scale and Speed: Learning the Cognizant Way appeared first on Degreed Blog. Few industries see skills change as quickly as information technology (IT).

What Makes Salesforce An Amazing Cloud King?

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Cloud computing is a general term used for the conveyance of facilitated benefits over the web. Cloud computing empowers organizations to make use of a computing resource, for example, a virtual machine (VM), stockpiling or an application, as a utility – simply like electricity – as opposed to building and keep up processing foundations and infrastructures in-house. Let us see How Salesforce has been a Cloud King? Salesforce Sales Cloud.