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.

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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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.

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. It comprises stimulating discussions with industry experts and product evangelists, on emerging trends in the learning landscape.

Five signs that indicate the need for a modernization initiative

Harbinger Interactive Learning

If you have a large volume of legacy content sitting idle, or if your employees or customers are facing issues in courses because of the content being stuck in old formats, then it definitely indicates the need for change. Meeting these expectations through different learning formats is quite difficult as that would imply much more content production. Accelerated Time-to-Market with New Product Offerings and Upgrades.

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.

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.

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

Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning

Likewise, when a product stands the test of time, it deepens your belief in the innovation and quality underlying it. At the same time, Raptivity's growing customer base and growing sales charts imbue us with a sense of expectancy towards the future.

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.

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

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.

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.

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.

Best of Elearning! 2015 Finalists Revealed

mLevel

Readers and professionals from both the private and public sector cast more than 4,000 nominations for the best-in-class solutions across 30 product categories. This year, 100 individual products and solutions are being named as finalists — up from 89 in 2014. 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!

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. This led to improved productivity.

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.

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. Best Practices From a productivity perspective, it helps to group interaction models into categories, so that it is easy to locate and compare them. Raptivity is based on Harbinger's patent-pending technology for rapid interactivity building.

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?”

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.

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.

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. and I am also NO GREAT SUPPORTER of Microsoft products in general, including Microsoft Office 2010. Custom eLearning Development (2).