When or When Not to Use Open Source LMS?

G-Cube

The presentation than briefly turned into a debate between open-source and proprietary systems. Now, this was not the first time when someone asked me to compare open source vs. proprietary systems, and I am sure it won’t be the last. So I thought I will try to be as objective as possible (even though we sell proprietary LMS) and present how I see open source vs. proprietary LMS debate. I neither love nor hate proprietary or open source systems.

eFront the 1st open source eLearning solution that join OW2

eFront

eFront , the award winning, open source , and SCORM certified learning system, join the OW2 consortium - The open source community for infrastructure software. It is true to say that OW2 if it isn't the only one, it is the only substantial open-source foundation based in Europe. The mission of the OW2 Consortium is to develop a code base of open source software and to foster a vibrant community and business ecosystem.

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The Changing Face of Work and Workplace Learning

Learnnovators

Cloud computing , while it has been around for a long time, is showing huge impact today. “In July 2010, Rackspace Hosting and NASA jointly launched an open-source cloud-software initiative known as OpenStack. The OpenStack project intended to help organizations offer cloud-computing services running on standard hardware. I am not the kind to crystal gaze. I lay no claim to being able to predict the future.

THE CHANGING FACE OF WORK AND WORKPLACE LEARNING

Learnnovators

Cloud computing , while it has been around for a long time, is showing huge impact today. “In In July 2010, Rackspace Hosting and NASA jointly launched an open-source cloud-software initiative known as OpenStack. The OpenStack project intended to help organizations offer cloud-computing services running on standard hardware. I am not the kind to crystal gaze. I lay no claim to being able to predict the future.

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

Playware Studios

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. What if I told you that Stadia is open source?

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The Changing Face of Work and Workplace Learning

ID Reflections

Cloud computing , while it has been around for a long time, is showing huge impact today. " In July 2010, Rackspace Hosting and NASA jointly launched an open-source cloud-software initiative known as OpenStack. The OpenStack project intended to help organizations offer cloud-computing services running on standard hardware. future_of_work L&D social learning Workplace Learning I am not the kind to crystal gaze.

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2009 Technology Trends That Impact Online Learning

The eLearning Coach

Cloud Computing. Cloud computing refers to delivering capabilities as an online service accessed from a web browser. The number of applications and services that rely on cloud computing seem to be growing exponentially, impacting both the development and delivery of online learning. Open Source Software. Open Source software products for eLearning, for which the source code is freely available, are becoming widely accepted.

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The Evolution of the “Common eLearning Man”

eLearning Brothers

With the development of personal home computers on the rise, it made it easier to learn about subjects and develop skills online. Personal home computers. Social networks and open source content were introduced and wildly accepted. Social media networks. Cloud computing. Gesture-based computing. Notable advancements: - The Cloud. Tablet computing. Social online learning.

The Learning Blockchain Emerges

CLO Magazine

But we recognized that the data and resources we wanted to use lived in a wide and open set of other systems: Content in third-party licensed collections. Content in open-source areas (e.g., Context from internal or public social networks. What if the learning department had the ability to securely and appropriately access a wide range of data and content — from almost any source — as long as access was authorized?

On the Horizon

Experiencing eLearning

Process: October: open up to the advisory board. brainstorming: lots of wikis, blogs, social networking, audio/podcasts. Rachel Smith on Cloud Computing. Companies have lots of computers and shift the load among all the computers. Flickr isn’t on a single group of computers. Personal Learning Environments/Personal Learning Networks. Combines all the info from your travel sources into one place and gives you the important parts.

Top 10 eLearning Predictions 2011 #LCBQ

Tony Karrer

Open Educational Resources Matures 4. open up exciting opportunities for people to access relevant information where and when they require it. The availability of cost-effective resources to facilitate wide collaboration (including open source software that enables wikis, discussion groups, chat and even web conferencing) presents the chance for organizations to reconsider the effectiveness of the performance support being offered to their people.

Custom Learning Experiences: Next Commercial Training Trend?

Talented Learning

It happened with cloud computing and the cloud LMS. It happened with smartphones with anywhere/anytime mobility and also with online social interaction as a way of daily life. They demand a learning experience that feels as convenient, comfortable, personalized and trustworthy as popular online experiences like Amazon, Netflix, Facebook or Instagram. The popularity of cloud-based learning platforms and the value they provide is undeniable.

AI and Learning Systems: Is This Combo as Great and Powerful as it Seems?

Talented Learning

But first, lets look at what other sources say… AI Trends In Business. That means AI will be everywhere, thanks to enabling technologies like cloud computing, the open source software movement, AI Platforms-as-a-Service, conversational AI, virtual assistants and more. “If you have a cloud-based LMS, AI will eventually be available to you through features that are being built into these systems.

Top 10 eLearning Predictions for 2010

Tony Karrer

I somewhat wonder how much of that is true barriers as opposed to perceived barriers, and a recent HBR item talked about Hacking Work : When a 12-year-old can gather information faster, process it more efficiently, reference more diverse professionals, and get volunteer guidance from better sources than you can at work, how can you pretend to be competitive? Prediction #4 => Social Learning Grows But Becomes More Specific In 2009, we talked a lot about social learning.

Top 113 eLearning Posts and 28 Hottest Topics for 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

How do we come up with these - well it’s based on social signals (clicks, views, twitter, delicious and more). Social Learning Strategies Checklist - Social Enterprise Blog , January 11, 2010. Four roles for social media in workplace learning - Clive on Learning , September 28, 2010. Course Content Authoring Tools – Open Source (Free) - eLearning 24-7 , June 7, 2010. Key Social Learning Roles - Daretoshare , April 4, 2010. Facebook (659).

Top 70 eLearning Posts for June and Hot Topics including iPad and Mobile Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

Today I was on a panel about social learning. No matter what anyone tells you, no one really has a clue how to “do&# social in the enterprise. Introduction to Social Networking - Learning and Working on the Web , June 21, 2010 As our Work Literacy Ning site (2008) is in danger of getting bumped off the Net due to Ning’s new pricing policy , I will post some of the key articles here so we don’t lose them. Introduction to Social Networking.

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eLearning Conferences 2013

Tony Karrer

link] December 3-5, 2012 International Conference on Advances in Mobile Computing and Multimedia (MoMM), 10th, Bali, Indonesia. link] December 3-6, 2012 Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) International Conference on Cloud Computing Technology and Science , 4 th , Taipei, Taiwan. link] December 3-7, 2012 Computer Security Applications Conference , 28 th , annual, Orlando, Florida, USA. link] February 6-8, 2013 Open Research , Auckland, New Zealand.

eLearning Conferences 2012

eFront

An explanation for the format of the list can be found HERE Follow us on Twitter Join us on Facebook Connect with us on LinkedIn Free eLearning Resources Visit our channel on YouTube Please note that events, dates, titles, and locations may change ; thus, CHECK the specific conference website. link] January3-6, 2012 International Conference on DistributedComputing and Networking (ICDCN), 13 th , Hong Kong PolytechnicUniversity, Hong Kong, China.