10 Key Benefits of Adopting Cloud Computing for Businesses

Hurix Digital

Over the last few years, cloud technology has become an inevitable aspect of every organization and sector. Acting as a catalyst for growth, the cloud approach has completely revolutionized the way enterprises operate their businesses. With the cloud, there is no such risk.

SAAS (Hosted) LMS and Vendor Questions

eLearning 24-7

Plus, what does being in the cloud actually mean? The bottom line without getting technical or overly detailed, the solution is hosted on your vendor’s servers and not hosted on your internal servers. So in the case of a LMS/LCMS, it is hosted on your vendor’s servers and can be accessed anywhere there is an internet connection and a browser (that they support), anywhere in the world. Cloud Computing – Or “Being in the Cloud&#.

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SAAS LMSs and Vendor Client Lists Questions

eLearning 24-7

Plus, what does being in the cloud actually mean? The bottom line without getting technical or overly detailed, the solution is hosted on your vendor’s servers and not hosted on your internal servers. So in the case of a LMS/LCMS, it is hosted on your vendor’s servers and can be accessed anywhere there is an internet connection and a browser (that they support), anywhere in the world. Cloud Computing. Is Google docs cloud computing?

Top 10 Cloud Management Tools for Your Business

Hurix Digital

The cloud computing industry has been growing steadily over the years, and with its evolution, businesses are adapting and becoming more agile. Cloud computing industry uses various tools for managing hybrid, public, and private cloud environments. RackSpace Cloud.

Top 10 Cloud myths busted, pt. 2

TalentLMS

In the first part of this series of posts our myth-busting team took down 5 common Cloud computing myths. Now we’re back to dispel some more Cloud-related misconceptions and FUD (Fear, Uncertainty, Doubt). Myth #6 : The cloud is for small businesses This myth, like most myths, has some basis in the truth: indeed, the Cloud is a godsent for small businesses that cannot afford dedicated IT personnel. So, keep calm and keep adopting the Cloud. Mythology.

18 Top Learning Systems Trends to Watch in 2018

Talented Learning

Among the more than 700 vendors participating in today’s LMS marketplace, we continue to see a wave of learning solutions designed to solve “niche” business challenges. Decades of expensive LMS solutions gave way to a pricing revolution over the last 10 years, as cloud computing paved the way for low-cost LMS competitors that drove the overall price point down. Video-centered training is going mainstream and every vendor seems to be pushing new boundaries.

5 Must-Have LMS Integrations for Commercial Training Companies

Talented Learning

Before the era of cloud computing, commercial training providers were forced to choose between making a suboptimal employee LMS work or building their own proprietary solutions from scratch. Those who could afford to integrate or modify an employee LMS typically relied upon the software vendor’s professional services team to develop the required integrations one-by-one. LMS vendors can provide their own technology to support these functions — and many do.

Customer Training Pricing and Packaging: What’s the Best Strategy?

Talented Learning

It monetizes vendor relationships with developers while empowering developers to monetize relationships with their customers. Over the past decade, the rise of cloud computing, software-as-a-service (SaaS) and subscription business models have popularized a strategy known as the “ freemium.” Think of lightweight apps or browser extensions like SEO tools from Google or Moz. Successful examples include Google Play , iTunes and Salesforce AppExchange.

The Revolution is Coming: Consumer Tablets and E-Learning

eLearning 24-7

E-Learning and all forms within are normally taken via your desktop computer and either hitting your company’s server with your browser or going to a hosted LMS vendor’s solution. If you wanted to work on creating content, for many people, the route would be and still is creating courses via a desktop based rapid e-learning authoring tool, or via your LMS/LCMS vendor’s tool (hosted or not) or via Dreamweaver or some other type of solution. Google.

Which Learning Content Trends Matter Most to You?

Talented Learning

Sign in with Google. However, with the rise of cloud computing, mobile “always on” devices and other digital advances, microlearning has taken on new importance. This approach is often criticized for lack of content portability when switching LMS vendors. However, vendors are reducing this risk with automated content migration capabilities. A growing number of LMS vendors partner with marketplaces, but only to offer their customers a broad selection of content.

Disruptive Technologies and the Future of Learning & Development

Convergence Training

And I’ve seen Stella talking at any number of impressive places on any number of impressive topics –especially in the last year–Google, Amazon and elsewhere. You can develop in-house capacity to build more traditional course-based learning, but I see a lot more specialization being outsourced to third-party vendors, and even just the volume of courses being needed, sometimes an in-house L&D department can’t keep up, so I think the trend to outsourcing continues.

My mLearning Predictions for 2010

mLearning Trends

We can all expect advances in next generation devices and capabilities from Apple, Google/Android, RIM/BlackBerry, Microsoft, Palm, Nokia and others. Mobile learning will meld with social networking on every learner's mobile device making the two technologies a fully integrated experience; support for these two technologies will be an essential part of every mlearning vendor's core offerings. Others vendors will quickly follow/respond.