2016 LMS Market Trends, Observations and Predictions

Talented Learning

After some trial period the free trial customer can optionally convert to a paying customer. LMS vendors sold the fiscal and operational advantages of one enterprise LMS supporting all employees, contractors, channel partners, prospect and customers.

Understanding the Role of Training in the Extended Enterprise


Folks are recognizing that links with suppliers, partners, customers, and more, means that relationships extend beyond the boundaries of the organization. As suggested, it’s about the full suite of relationships that are pulled together to deliver customer satisfaction.

2015 Talented Learning LMS Vendor Award Recipients

Talented Learning

Every LMS tried to be all things to all types of customers in all industries. A steady flurry of acquisitions disrupted customers’ lives but never the market as a whole. Innovation was stagnant and most vendor effort was invested in stealing customers from one another.

Selecting a Learning “Operations” System for your Training Business


The following suggestions assume that your education delivery is focused more on externally-based training – i.e. training customers, members, agents, partners, resellers, & the like – and less on employee training. ViewCentral was recently acquired by Callidus Cloud.

Taking Your Training Business Global


Your organization is now expanding across the globe – as a result, your customer is now located anywhere in the world. In fact, we recommend our customers try to take a phased approach with their global deployment, whenever & wherever possible.

LMS Satisfaction Features and Barriers

Tony Karrer

Most of the time (as is the case with Oracle) these are different products. I know the folks from CornerStone and their product does some really interesting things. Over the past few years, they've been able to fend of Oracle, PeopleSoft and SAP through superior products.