The Augmented LMS: New Life for Talent Management Learning?

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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. Bolted-on” (vs integral) mobile, social and commerce functionality.

A Look Back at E-Learning in 2012

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CertPoint VLS Portals – but only to a laptop or CD Rom – so not a mobile device. Social Learning. Standalone platforms that were designed for their system but could be used either as a pure social learning standalone or via an API part of your own LMS.

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

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Some social learning functions. Its lack of mobile learning (as I define it) and lack of social learning, hurt it – but in looking at the entire space, nobody seemed overly hardcore in pushing this aspect. 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.

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

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New social which offers expert network, skills training ratings (using a slick interface), built in web conferencing (their own and they also offer WebEx and GoTo Meeting), wizards on the admin side which not only saves time but is easy to use. It’s latest social just doesn’t wow me, so if that is something you are high on, then move on. Certpoint $$$-$$$$.

#HRTECH Learning Vendors Preview – Who to see and who to avoid

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Anyway, social exists in the platform, along with a built in authoring tool and the system is SCORM course standard. . Social arrived late for them as well. . The system used to be CertPoint for those wondering. Welcome, welcome all! To those from HR who are new to this blog, I give a high five. To those who have been constant readers, I give a high five with a low five to boot.

E-Learning News and Notes

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Enter in their Social Security number and other data for verification – some people are quite leery about entering in their SS# online and it is quite understandable. 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.