Why Should You Use Cloud Computing For E-Learning?

Origin Learning

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 to Keep Your Cloud-Based LMS Software Protected

Your Training Edge

For any organization that relies on cloud-based LMS software for continual learning and development (L&D), cybersecurity should be a top concern. So, whether you’re training people internally or externally, LMS security is paramount. Mobile Security.

LMS Innovation: Where’s the Value?

Talented Learning

3) You speak often about the “true cloud” LMS. “ Cloud ” means different things to different people. This contrasts with what many vendors call a cloud LMS. This is very different from a “true cloud” multi-tenant system.

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. Hosting does offer very tight and safe security, and access is via the internet, even if you go through your VPN (Virtual Private Network). With a hosted solution, the vendor’s servers are able to tested to withstand scenarios like this.

Software as a Service SaaS Implications for the IT Security Workforce

Training Industry

My last blog described the implications of cloud computing going mainstream and its impact on the workforce. In this case, it is likely that sensitive data will be stored and controlled by the SaaS provider and used by an organization’s customers or partners so that the data never comes in contact with the organization’s network, firewalls, or any other security device or process controlled by the organization.

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. Hosting does offer very tight and safe security, and access is via the internet, even if you go through your VPN (Virtual Private Network). With a hosted solution, the vendor’s servers are able to tested to withstand scenarios like this. Cloud Computing.

When Does Your Training Need To Go On A Private Cloud?

eFront

Of course, there still are (and always will be) some PCs somewhere doing all the serving and number crunching, but they are not in the corporate data center anymore, they are in the Cloud. The Cloud, explained. The downsides of Cloud computing are similar to outsourcing too.

4 Key Emerging Trends in LMS

Upside Learning

Gone are the days when having your own staff running your own servers behind your own firewall provided a sense of security and control. Cloud computing is emerging as an inexpensive, quick and efficient way of delivering training through LMS.

Paradiso LMS Review by GetApp

Paradiso

The review we got is independent of the commercial campaign Paradiso Solutions, as an LMS app vendor, has with GetApp. Besides, they also help the vendors find potential clients. Security. It’s Paradiso LMS again…!

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What is SaaS LMS? Everything You Need to Know

ProProfs

Cloud-based LMS platforms are leading the way in providing solutions to today’s fast-paced learning & development (L&D) environment. For instance, ProProfs Training Maker is a SaaS LMS based on the cloud. Software is a great combination between artistry and engineering.

Your LMS: Why SaaS and How SaaS

TalentLMS

Cloud computing is now as common as the broadband internet connection. With the proliferation of mobile data, cloud computing has become more distinct in its capabilities and convenience. From storage solutions to software sharing, cloud computing has enabled the information consumer and producer to exercise creativity without any platform and geographic location limitations.

Top 10 Cloud myths busted, part 1

TalentLMS

Here at Epignosis, the company behind TalentLMS , we view the Cloud as one of the pillars of modern computing in general and educational technology in particular, both now and for the foreseeable future. Truth is, the cloud might not be right for all of your IT infrastructure needs.

Climbing the Cloud. Essentials to Certification

Training Industry

During one of Microsoft’s recent tech events, a slide was shown that prompted cloud computing as the “5th generation of Computing”. Some of you readers may have been around long enough for all five, but for those not quite as aged, the five are listed as: First Generation – Mainframe 2nd Generation – Client/Server 3rd Generation – Web 4th Generation – SOA 5th Generation – Cloud With each new generation comes an entire new skillset that we, the IT learners, need to master.

4 Hot E-learning Trends That’ll Shape the L&D World in 2017

CommLab India

Increase in the Demand for Cloud-based Learning Applications. Cloud computing tops the list of technological trends that will transform the e-learning landscape in 2017. Cost-drivers are the moving force behind the growth of cloud-based learning technologies.

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). But this does not mean that the Cloud is not for big organizations.

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

Talented Learning

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. The timeframe for availability will vary by vendor, but the train has left the station.

Associations: Should You Move to a New LMS for Continuing Education?

Talented Learning

It also means that independent learning technology consultants like me are enjoying pretty good job security these days.). 1) Cloud DNA. Association LMSs are all built in the cloud, eliminating the need for heavy direct IT commitment, involvement and expense.

Which Learning Content Trends Matter Most to You?

Talented Learning

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.

Gartner’s top tech 2012 predictions: Impact on learning at 3 levels

Learning Cafe

The crux of the article is that IT budgets and responsibilities are moving out of the control of IT departments and into the hands of others, thanks to trends such as consumerization and cloud computing which is making centralised controlled of IT difficult.

2010: mLearning Year in Review

mLearning Trends

Indeed, many traditional eLearning vendors ventured into the market though not in the volume or with the fanfare we had postulated twelve months ago. Others vendors will quickly follow/respond. A.K.A. How our January 2010 Predictions Played Out!

My mLearning Predictions for 2010

mLearning Trends

Traditional "e"-learning vendors will all jump into the "m"-learning and social networking spaces with "first generation" offerings they believe will address the mobile requirements of their customers and prospects; these early efforts will prove largely ineffective as evidenced by their many iterative and incremental updates, retrys and course corrections. Others vendors will quickly follow/respond.