Hosted vs. Behind-the-firewall LMS – How To Decide?

Upside Learning

Adding to this dilemma is another level of decision making – whether to go for an OnDemand / SaaS / Hosted LMS service, or for a behind-the-firewall LMS deployment. Be aware and sure of these costs before going in for behind–the-firewall deployment.

Firewalls and Security in Software as a Service

Tony Karrer

Tools - A Summary - was general consensus around: Software as a Service is Great for Learning Professionals inside Corporations Firewall restrictions still pose a problem for SOME services Security is a concern, but generally should not stop use The reason that Software as a Service is so attractive is that it is often hard to get Corporate IT to spend time on getting even simple software packages set-up and even harder to get them to agree to support these packages.

7-Steps to Creating an Effective E-learning Program Part 3: Online Learning Systems

Your Training Edge

On the design side, would you like to see a built-in content development engine, where content developers can essentially “dump” information into the LMS and create effective courses? Your existing content has been converted and your new content is ready to be delivered. Now what?

Four Principles for Effective Training Systems

Interactive Services

In other words, this was a failure of effective training. Effective training programs are becoming more important to business operations. First let’s look at four traits of an effective training program.

19 Tips for Effective Online Conferences

Tony Karrer

I was recently asked me about my recommendations for conducting effective online conferences (virtual conference). It has issues with firewalls. Most presenters are not used to designing for online, so it’s important to help them plan their sessions to be effective. Some of the best sessions have very effective means of capturing the wisdom of the attendees. And I’m not a big fan of using multiple back channel tools that effectively split the discussion.

Seven Tips for an Easy and Effective LMS Switch

Upside Learning

I’d written a few posts on how to decide between hosted and behind-the-firewall option , what typical things training companies look in an LMS for , and a recent one on five things not to do while selecting an LMS. A vendor who implemented LMS replacements similar to yours in scale will be able to drive your switch-over faster and in an effective manner. Related posts: Five Things Not to do While Selecting an LMS Hosted vs. Behind-the-firewall LMS – How To Decide?

Eight Tips for LMS Implementation

Upside Learning

We looked at a series of things focusing on the right way to go about open source LMS , in case you are switching to a new LMS system , the critical consideration on how to decide between hosted and behind-the-firewall option , and even a few tips on what not to do while selecting an LMS.

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Social Networking – A Contrarian View

Upside Learning

Sure, lots of companies want to replicate ‘Facebook’ behind the firewall; safe from prying eyes, but open enough for employees to freely express themselves. Today, I’m going to adopt a contrarian view.

Learning and the Changing Workplace – Part 1

Tom Spiglanin

And virtually all of them envision these as forms of formal learning, taking place behind the corporate firewall. The firewall will continue to protect individual workstations or terminals, but workers will routinely work on cloud-based private platforms outside the organization.

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Piecing together collaboration and cooperation

Clark Quinn

In this depiction,we see behaviors of effective collaboration within work groups, such as coaching each other, using good practices for brainstorming, the elements of a learning organization, being willing to admit to problems, and being willing to lose if you don’t lose the lesson.

Your Team for the Win?

Litmos

We all like to believe that our firewalls are secure, our devices are encrypted, our staff is smart on social media, and are aware of the dangers of phishing emails , but even in a perfect world, something will slip through the cracks.

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Monotonous to Fascinating: Changing Employee Training Module

QuoDeck

This is cloud-hosted, some of the microservices can actually iterate what we call Omprem, behind the firewall. So, they adapted in the firewall which communicates with the client systems with the clouds.

7 Challenges to Social Learning

Origin Learning

Issues like firewalls and security may be major concerns when you launch an enterprise-wide social learning project. A distributed hosting model can be an effective solution to this problem as its helps to balance the load, particularly in case of a large organization.

A Tale of Two Seminars: FUN Compliance Training and Virtually Real Conversations

ThinkingKap Solutions

If the company sees no educational merit in employees learning the information, then checking the box can be the most cost effective way to go about things. Firewall Compliance Training.

To optimize your learning, optimize your networks

Jay Cross

These networks operate behind the firewall (e.g., They can be personal or professional on either side of the firewall (for example, the company football pool or machinists who support Obama’s re-election).

Using Games and Gamification for Employee Screening

Kapp Notes

The applicants compete for a limited number of spots and need to demonstrate knowledge of network software, creative approaches to firewall breaches and time to breach. I think the most effective of the best use of a game is for an assessment of skills, like coding for example.

5 Top IT-enabled business trends that are affecting Corporate Learning

G-Cube

But today, all forward thinking organizations are open to harnessing the immense potential of social media platforms to increase the effectiveness of their learning solutions.

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70:20:10 and user generated learning: no way!

Challenge to Learn

This had two effects: People will think twice before publishing something incorrect. SME’s do not have any didactical knowledge and therefore they cannot create effective e-Learning.

Employees Avoiding Corporate Barriers

Nick Leffler

If an organization must secure themselves by putting up barriers, before erecting those barriers, other equally effective ways for employees to get their work done should be in place. If an organization demands everything be approved by legal, yet doesn’t reduce the effect it has (timelines, back and forth, etc.), The business partner was not thrilled with this slow-down and with the rate the project moved at it would have had unrecoverable effects.

Security for WordPress Websites with Kathy Zant from Wordfence Security Plugin

LifterLMS

Some statistics show that over 50% of small businesses that get hacked have serious effects on their business due to the downtime or damage to the company’s reputation. It’s primarily a firewall. Chris Badgett: What is a firewall for the non-techy?

My first visit to China:The keyword is control

Challenge to Learn

I knew that I would not have access to Facebook, Twitter and Google because they are blocked by the Great Chinese Firewall, but it goes much further than that. This week I was in Beijing for the launch of the Chinese edition of Easygenerator.

HIPAA Training and Data Breaches: Are You Protected?

KnowledgeCity

Keep antivirus software updated, use firewalls and unique passwords, and monitor your systems constantly. Here are some basic areas to keep your training effective and you protected: What is HIPAA? There are many effective online providers of HIPAA compliance training, usually done through a Learning Management System (LMS ). Cost-Effective.

3 Steps to Maximize Volunteer Engagement

Litmos

However, volunteer burnout is a very real thing, and being civic minded doesn’t necessarily make a person an effective volunteer. Using a secure firewall? A nonprofit would be just an idea without the volunteers that power the steam in your organization.

The Augmented LMS: New Life for Talent Management Learning?

Talented Learning

When we started Talented Learning nearly four years ago, our mission was to help clients find and use learning management systems that effectively support extended enterprise education. What to include in an effective augmentation plan.

Key benefits for managers when using a Learning Experience Platform

Learnbrite

Chat using enterprise capable VoIP conferencing allowing the widest access through firewalls and fallbacks offering support across a myriad of browsers and devices. Virtual Reality (VR) in the context of a Learning Experience Platform (LEP) is not limited to an academic framework.

7 Essentials of a Successful Mobile Learning Strategy

Obsidian Learning

Other questions to consider: Will users be able to get through your firewall to access content on mobile devices? The visual simplicity that makes it effective on a phone is still impactful on a bigger screen. The work environment matters when it comes to designing effective training.

Breaking Up with “Yeah, but…”

Learning Rebels

Why can’t our tired argument of “Yeah, but…” be flipped to the more improv friendly, “Yeah, and…” Yeah, blended learning is the more effective way to go… and …this is how we might start taking baby steps. .

Learning Technologies 2010 – Day 2 Recap

Upside Learning

Dylan shared some key points to consider while working out a solution. - Is your provider BB Enterprise Server Ready. - Best way to activate users. - Where will the firewall be. - Hosting arrangements. - How would you manage enrollments. - Would you allow self enrollments.

Over 800 E-Learning Examples To Inspire Your Course Design

Rapid eLearning

I also wanted to include some air bubbles for effect. One of the challenges is finding good examples because many of the good ones are locked behind corporate firewalls. One of the best ways to learn is by looking at the work others have done.

The 5 Types Of Cyber Attacks To Protect Against In 2018

Your Training Edge

The effects of a ransomware attack can be crippling. If you truly want to protect your company, you’re going to want to utilize such techniques as a dynamic web application firewall, chroot user separation, real-time malware scanning, and full restoration processes in the event of a breach.

Discover Your Organization’s Learning Ecosystems

Watershed

Is there a compliance violation tracking system that you can use to determine whether training is effective? Outside the Firewall. Learning (especially informal learning) often happens outside the firewall. The systems that track employee behavior and performance are key for helping understand whether training programs are effective and changing behaviors and improving performance.

Learning and the Changing Workplace – Part 3

Tom Spiglanin

When an organization’s data, information, platforms, and services are housed in the cloud and outside the corporate firewall, employees have more facile access to their information and will be more free to work at times and places of their choosing.

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A Glance Back at xAPI; A Look Ahead at Data Ownership

MakingBetter

But if organizations can’t access their data directly, they can’t do this effectively. The tl;dr : Like hardware, w hen it comes to data, if you can’t open it, you don’t own it. If you can’t open it, you don’t own it.

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The Importance of People in Risk Management

Unicorn Training

However, firewalls, encryption and anti-viruses will only get you so far. Nick Wilding insists ensuring staff value what they are being asked to do comes down to effective awareness training and making it relevant.“People The need to build a human firewall around your business has never been greater, and as cyber criminals become ever more sophisticated and data remains vulnerable, the only guarantee is that the human firewall will need to keep getting higher.

Further (slow) thoughts on learning #change11

Clark Quinn

Yes, it’s quick bits, but they don’t mean as much on their own as in their cumulative effect over time. Whereas the cumulative effect of the event model dissipates quickly, the distributed model builds slowly!

Blog Book Tour: Social Media for Trainers--stop #9

ID Reflections

The forgetting curve will may not be able to do its job so effectively with SoMe to deal with. Aside: I thought was using Twitter quite effectively…absolutely not said the book (my learning from it rather)!!!

8 E-Learning Tips I Wish I Knew When I First Started to Build Courses

Rapid eLearning

Lo and behold, all of the projects are locked behind a firewall and the person has nothing to show. Lo and behold, all of the projects are locked behind a firewall and the person has nothing to show. During a recent interview, someone asked about what I’ve learned over the years.