Harbinger Raptivity: Packaged Interactivity by Joe Ganci

Learning Solutions Magazine

Raptivity (Harbinger Knowledge Products Inc.) allows designers to create and customize over 225 types of interactions. Interactions are Flash SWF files and can play independently or within any authoring environment that accepts SWF files. You don’t use Raptivity to build whole courses, rather, you build rich interactivity with it, one interaction at a time.

xSMART – The Framework to Drive Your Content Modernization Initiative

Harbinger Interactive Learning

Harbinger has built a framework to aid modernization. As part of the xSMART framework, Harbinger has built custom automation utilities which can extract content at a page level for all the courses, even if the source files are missing.

Raptivity Celebrates 10 Glorious Years of Customer Success!

Raptivity

Raptivity, a finely crafted interactivity builder that offers a rich collection of 190+ templates for creating eLearning interactions completes ten years of customer success. Customers support all along the way has helped Raptivity to always lead the way for interactive learning.

Highlights of the ASTD International Conference and Expo 2012

Raptivity

Recently, I had the opportunity to be part of the Harbinger Team that exhibited at the ASTD International Conference and Expo in Denver, Colorado from May 6-9, 2012.

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Janhavi Padture – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

Strategy & Research, Harbinger Knowledge Products): Janhavi has over 17 years of experience in the Information Technology field with a focus on web development, project management and marketing. At Harbinger, Janhavi has been involved in strategy, marketing, CRM and new product initiatives including Raptivity, YawnBuster and TeemingPod. For that matter, for some complex games, using RIB tools may not even be the right solution; maybe you need to get it custom built.

Can Flipped eLearning be Effective for Continuing Medical Education?

Harbinger Interactive Learning

This model is being effectively used by some of our customers for quite some time now. From Harbinger's Thought Leadership Forum #continuing education #Continuing professional development #JustinTimeLearning #Training elearningAre you a Continuing Medical Education (CME) provider constantly on the lookout for ways to create value for medical practitioners through your education programs?

Legacy Content Modernization Journey – Getting the Right Start

Harbinger Interactive Learning

Some guiding factors that would help you make this decision are: What is more important for your existing internal teams, working on new product development and servicing existing customers or modernizing legacy courses? From Harbinger's Thought Leadership Forum #flashtoHTML5 #modernization elearning‘ The time is always right to do what is right ”. You must be wondering how these words from Martin Luther King Jr. are relevant to our discussion today.

Trends in Workplace Healthy and Safety – My Learning from Safety 2018

Harbinger Interactive Learning

I had the opportunity to attend this conference on behalf of Harbinger, for the second year in a row. Most of the newer versions are cloud based, available to be used in offline modes, deliver intelligent data analysis of compliance issues, come with unique customization and integration abilities, provide detailed reporting, and offer better risk management.

Course Authoring and Rapid eLearning Tool Satisfaction

Tony Karrer

Harbinger Knowledge KnowledgePresenter Brainshark, Inc. Respondus Harbinger Knowledge WebEx Communicatio. Too IBook Insiructor OulStart Trainer LearnCenter Blackboard Academic Suite Sakai Suite Custom eLearning Content Designer's Edge SkilISoft Course Customizatio.

An Infographic on Raptivity’s 10 Years’ Exciting Journey

Raptivity

In April 2006, Harbinger Knowledge Products launched Raptivity, the first of its kind rapid interactivity builder, with an aim to help Instructional Designers and course creators in building effective eLearning content without any programming.

Celebrating 5 years of Raptivity : Form is Temporary, Class is Timeless

Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning

As we celebrate 5 successful and growing years of Raptivity , the world's first and leading rapid interactivity building tool for eLearning creators, it gives me and the team at Harbinger Group immense joy and a sense of fulfillment. Raptivity has brought many accolades to Harbinger Group.

Keeping Interactivity at the Center of Rapid Development

Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning

Tips and Suggestions - Using Interactivity for Rapid Development Create an interactivity “sampler” to show to internal customers, SME’s, etc. Tags: interactivity e-learning rapid development custom content development Raptivity Blended Learning classroom instruction

Avatars in eLearning: Best Practices

Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning

Here are the top 4 reasons, according to Janhavi Padture, Director - Learning Solutions at Harbinger Knowledge Products. Give course authors (and possibly learners) the ability to customize the avatar. Avatars are interactive animated pedagogical agents.

Template Based Rapid Interactions: Overcome the Myths

Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning

That was the question Seema Chaudhary posed, to highlight the difference between template-based rapid interactions and traditional custom interactions. Traditional custom interactions meet unique needs by offering full programming freedom. Are hard to customize 2.

Learning Trends to Watch Out for in 2019

Harbinger Interactive Learning

My role as a Proposal Engineer at Harbinger Interactive Learning makes me stretch outside the norms and design interesting solutions for our customers. It is that time of year when we all take a pause and reflect on the year passing by and get ready to welcome the new one.

Twelve Ways to Add Value to Open Source LMS Systems

Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning

A well-customized Moodle can do that. This can be done using Google Gears to some extent, or with the Harbinger Offline Player all the way up to SCORM compatible tracking. The solution needed is a custom course reader with several lockdown levels (machine access lockdown, copy disable lockdown). This is when code optimization, caching and other expert solutions from Harbinger - ranging up to cluster server deployment- come handy.

Start Alternative Learning the Right Way

KnowledgeCity

Customization is a click away. Unlike traditional learning, which is a harbinger of high costs, long commute times, and boring or undesirable courses, eLearning’s overwhelming benefits are difficult to argue against.

Why Organizations Must Encourage Collaboration: Building a Case

ID Reflections

It is up to us--L&D professionals--to connect learning and collaboration to business goals like customer satisfaction, efficient troubleshooting, innovative design ideas, reduced production time, and such.

Raptivity Essential : Now Build HTML5 and Flash Interactions Simultaneously

Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning

As Harbinger Knowledge Products unveils a brand new version of Raptivity Essential that lets you publish interactions in the HTML5 format in addition to Flash SWF format, I thought it would be interesting to talk to Shweta Kulkarni, who was involved deeply in the engineering of this product upgrade. We designed custom scroll bars.

Can compliance training actually be fun?

Raptivity

Upping the ‘fun and engagement’ quotient for compliance training We were chatting with one of our customers on this topic and she had some great insights. Raptivity by Harbinger is one such tool that is widely recognized for its variety of templates that could help increase the fun quotient of your compliance training modules; and eLearning modules in general. Let’s face it. No one EVER looks forward to compliance training sessions.

DevLearn Reflections

Raptivity

Harbinger, Raptivity’s parent company, completed its 25 years of operations on October 1 this year. DevLearn gave us a perfect chance to celebrate this occasion by giving us a chance to talk with many of our customers at the booth. Loyal customers are a real asset.

Building Simulations in eLearning – Articulate Storyline Versus Adobe Captivate

Harbinger Interactive Learning

Harbinger has been building simulation based training for many years now. We have serviced our customers with simulated information technology training, product training, business process, and customer service training. If client requirements change after capturing, it is difficult to do custom edits in the video. To achieve this functionality, we need to customize the controls at the slide level.

Best of Elearning! 2015 Finalists Revealed

mLevel

Given the high volume of votes and the number of nominated products, every one of these solution providers should be proud to be voted as best-in-class by their customers,” adds Catherine Upton, Group Publisher, Elearning! Web Seminar Series will host various solutions providers, customers and best practices in this monthly web seminar program. sessions, hear customer stories and share advice on learning architecture at ELC16 To learn more about The Best of Elearning!

What is Rapid Interactivity?

Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning

This is done not by programming, but by customizing interaction models, templates where someone has already done the programming for you. An interaction model is a template which one can easily change (customize) to create interactivity. Raptivity Harbinger Knowledge Products has recently announced the release of Raptivity, the world’s first and only rapid interactivity builder. Raptivity is based on Harbinger's patent-pending technology for rapid interactivity building.

Rapid eLearning Tools

Tony Karrer

Rapid eLearning Tools Satisfaction from the eLearningGuild Research reported Feb 2007 - Course Authoring and Rapid eLearning Tool Satisfaction See also Software Simulation Tools. Page update Mar 2008. When the above graphic was taken, it shows the overall satisfaction reported by eLearningGuild members about various tools. I was reminded of the various Brandon Hall shoot-outs.

Design Tutorial, Part 1: How to Make Your Own iPad-Inspired Icons (and a Free Template!)

Mindflash

Whether you come down on the side of iPad as hype or iPad as harbinger of our computing future, one thing is clear: there’s a shift underway and it’s in our best interest to pay attention!

My 2012 Enterprise mLearning Predictions Recap

mLearning Trends

The acceptance of mobile learning within the business community probably won’t happen with much fanfare, it will just happen and be accepted as a “norm” wherein the market no longer asks “should we offer learning to our employees (or partners or customers) via mobile device?”

Informal learning hot list for February 2009

Jay Cross

OERs shining light, new textbook model, or harbinger of a new imperialism. customers. Wouldn’t it be cool to let the wisdom of your crowd suggest things on the net that merit your attention? It beats threshing a barrage of chaff to locate the kernels of information you want. It’s a time-saver, time is money, and most of us could use more of it. Enter smart aggregation. The Informal Learning Flow aggregator is beginning to take social signals into account.

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Enterprise mLearning Predictions for 2012

mLearning Trends

The acceptance of mobile learning within the business community probably won’t happen with much fanfare, it will just happen and be accepted as a “norm” wherein the market no longer asks “should we offer learning to our employees (or partners or customers) via mobile device?” partners, customers) where ease of install/access are paramount and the required features can be limited to what’s essential instead of everything that’s required by IT, security and management.

Where It All Begins: Our Educational Headwaters

Mark Oehlert

The first is that I currently am a paying customer of the U.S. So if classrooms are harbingers because they are where we start our experiences, then look at how some of these systems are doing. One of the things I am is a historian. Done the time in the library.

Top 60 eLearning Posts for October 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

It opens the doors to thousands of quick customizations. Recent Research on Interactive Learning , October 8, 2010 This list of existing research and articles on interactivity in learning was put together by Janhavi Padture, Director of Research, Analysis and Strategy at Harbinger Knowledge Products. Custom eLearning Development (2). I look forward to doing this each month as I always find that I missed some REALLY great content. October 2010 did not disappoint!

Learn by Doing: Get Faster Every Lap

Marcia Conner

Arrogance is a sad harbinger of a has-been. In business, air is ideas, fuel is cash, drive wheels are the products and services that carry value to customers, and traction is the strength of the network of relationships throughout the team.