Infor to Acquire CERTPOINT Systems Inc. by News Editor

Learning Solutions Magazine

Infor, a leading provider of business application software serving more than 70,000 customers, announced on Monday, March 4, that it has reached an agreement to acquire CERTPOINT Systems Inc.

Latest LMS Directory Plus August rankings for LMSs in EE space

eLearning 24-7

Leaving the space to enter another business line or disappear forever – #1 reason. Certpoint – Feature set is solid and what I really like is everything is included, as in mobile too. Top systems for small business, SMB, larger size companies. After numerous weeks, the newest version of my LMS Directory is here. Features. 422 vendors. Extensive details on each system. Identification of mobile learning, if yes – details on devices (when applicable).

The Augmented LMS: New Life for Talent Management Learning?

Talented Learning

Old-school LMS companies (like SumTotal , Plateau , Learn.com , GeoLearning and Certpoint ) were acquired by much larger talent and HR-suite providers like SAP/SuccessFactors , Infor , Oracle and IBM.

A Look Back at E-Learning in 2012

eLearning 24-7

CertPoint VLS Portals – but only to a laptop or CD Rom – so not a mobile device. Avatars, Image characters, backgrounds that are business or work oriented. I love the end of the year.

CD-ROM 108

Best of the Best – Extended Enterprise or multi-tenant LMSs

eLearning 24-7

In some cases it will be noted if it is based on a higher set of users, since there are platforms that prefer a minimum or focus on larger size businesses including associations, etc. B2B – Business to Business. B2C – Business to Customer. SB – Small business. SMB – Small to mid size business. MB – Mid size business. LB – Large business. TP, B2B, B2C, Channel partners, small business, SMB.

2011 LMS Award Winners plus a quick note on m-learning

eLearning 24-7

On behalf of a blog reader, I had the opportunity to listen in on a webinar for the Taleo Learn Business Edition. CertPoint was a consideration as well, and they do offer mobile learning with some social learning. Tango is a different product line from CertPoint – fyi. I found it a tad high for small business, thus I do not see it as a SMB product.

E-Learning Trade Shows + Product Reviews 4 #TK11

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Vendors who hand you a product (trial) and their business card or they just have their items in a bowl and you grab one. It is a serious problem in our space, and goes across all products and business size. CERTPOINT VLS - including their mobile solution. Their small business one, frankly was stripped down and basic and not worth the cost. I was planning on writing about emerging technology and virtual worlds.

E-Learning News and Notes

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On the business side including associations where certification is a requirement, the online proctoring system again offers real value. 2/1/12- Ara Ohanian , CEO, President and Chief Happiness Officer, CertPoint. Lots of stuff has been going on these past few weeks s0 let’s just jump right in. Standalone Quiz/Assessment Tools.