4 Reasons Why You Need A Custom eLearning Vendor

Tesseract Learning

You might be looking to develop such content on your own or outsource your eLearning to a custom eLearning vendor. But, before you decide on one, you should know why you need a custom eLearning vendor. How Can A Custom eLearning Vendor Help You?

4 Reasons Why You Need A Custom eLearning Vendor

Tesseract Learning

You might be looking to develop such content on your own or outsource your eLearning to a custom eLearning vendor. But, before you decide on one, you should know why you need a custom eLearning vendor. How Can A Custom eLearning Vendor Help You?

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4 Reasons Why You Need A Custom eLearning Vendor

Tesseract Learning

You might be looking to develop such content on your own or outsource your eLearning to a custom eLearning vendor. But, before you decide on one, you should know why you need a custom eLearning vendor. How Can A Custom eLearning Vendor Help You?

Time to Migrate eLearning Courses from Flash to HTML5

Hurix Digital

In 2017, Adobe made a formal announcement stating that from 2020 the company would no longer support Flash. These Flash files could be viewed on browsers using a Flash player, and on the PC using some third-party applications. Following the announcement by Adobe, major browsers including Google and Microsoft followed suit and announced that they would disable the plug-in in their browsers by early next year, thus, bringing down the curtains on Flash.

Emerging technologies & challenges in e-Learning content creation: Global resourcing to rescue

G-Cube

The dynamics of e-Learning Industry have recently witnessed swift changes due to emergence of new technologies in recent past. Delivery platforms are seeing a paradigm shift from desktops to mobiles & tablet computers, operating systems are transiting from Windows to Android and iOS, programming tools maturing from Adobe Flash to HTML 5, Rapid Authoring tools are also going through a metamorphosis and so on so forth. Emerging Platforms - Pressure on e-Learning Development.

The Importance of Alliances

eLearning Brothers

Whereas ten to fifteen years ago the vast majority of our training solutions were web-based courses built with common HTML-type languages, Flash, or the major authoring tools, today’s modern learning solutions have the potential to take many shapes, blended and uniquely crafted for the business problem they propose to solve and the people that they support. The solution required two vendors to work together: one to build the technology and one to build the content.

HTML5 – Let the Games Begin!

eLearning 24-7

Every month, I will providing an emerging technology that I believe will be a game changer in the e-learning industry. Improved interactivity over Flash. Open Source not Proprietary like Flash. Uses 20% of computer resources compared to 40% for Flash – this makes a big difference when someone is trying to view anything, regardless of their internet connection (DSL, Cable, Modem, T1, etc.). Not buggy – Flash is buggy. Even Flash. Is Flash dead?

HTML5 – Let the Games Begin!

eLearning 24-7

Every month, I will providing an emerging technology that I believe will be a game changer in the e-learning industry. Improved interactivity over Flash. Open Source not Proprietary like Flash. Uses 20% of computer resources compared to 40% for Flash – this makes a big difference when someone is trying to view anything, regardless of their internet connection (DSL, Cable, Modem, T1, etc.). Not buggy – Flash is buggy. Even Flash. Is Flash dead?

5 E-Learning Forecasts for 2012

eLearning 24-7

They involved talent management, “hello and goodbye” with vendors, social learning, upswing in mobile learning, new feature sets in the authoring tool space, flat lining in web conferencing and standalone platforms. If emerging technology has taught us anything, it is only a matter of time until it bounces into our space. Expect a few commercial vendors to jump into the augmented reality space for e-learning. Smaller size vendors are now entering the foray.

Top 10 LMS/LCMS Trends and Forecasts

eLearning 24-7

The trends apply to both LMS/LCMS vendors. Extended Enterprise - Vendors are expanding into the wholesaler/reseller/affiliates/sales agent sector with their solutions. The note of interest is that it is occurring with all size of vendors, albeit the charge is being led by mid size vendors. Not all of the big dog vendors have entered this space, despite it being a huge revenue opportunity. and European vendors interestingly enough, do not follow suit.

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E-Learning Early Indicators

eLearning 24-7

Vendors were saying, lets “wait on those&# or “our customers are not requesting them, so we are holding off&#. Emerging Technology? Apparently, the potential customers and even clients are speaking and those vendors are listening. Not just a few vendors, the industry as a whole. A significant number of vendors, reported higher revenue and sales numbers in 2010, then in 2009. A continuing and growing market, more vendors.

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E-Learning Trade Shows + Product Reviews 4 #TK11

eLearning 24-7

I was planning on writing about emerging technology and virtual worlds. What I like about conferences is the ability to see the latest products and hear the pitches from the vendors. Yet, for all that do it, their are equal number of vendors who do not. Vendors who do not have anyone in their booth, during expo times – I see this at all shows, regardless of the product or market; but at e-learning/training shows you see it a lot OR you see them eating in their booth.

Five Reasons to Apply for eLearning Awards

Web Courseworks

This managing eLearning blog’s mission is to inform managers about emerging topics and to impart advice concerning becoming a better leader and manager. As many of you know, I am a crossover corporate eLearning consultant and vendor. This is easier said than done being on the cutting edge of the eLearning software business where technology decisions (remember FLASH), people (detractors), and lack of process can derail large projects.

7 Tips To Stay Ahead Of eLearning Trends And Adapt To Changes

Infopro Learning

Social media groups are a treasure trove of information, as they give you the power to identify emerging eLearning trends that other eLearning pros have already spotted. For example, Flash players used to be an essential ingredient for eLearning courses. Then the news broke that new mobile devices wouldn’t support Flash, and opted for HTML5-based apps instead. You can also look for common themes to identify patterns before they emerge.

Things to Consider Before Investing in eLearning Development Tools

Hurix Digital

Flash (SWF files) created a revolution when it was first introduced in the use of graphics and interactive elements; however, it suffered a setback thanks to current trends in eLearning systems and gradually lost relevance. In fact, Flash will be outdated next year (2020) and no longer be supported on most web browsers and so it is advisable to avoid course output in this format. Now it may be that you already have some online courses in Flash. Overview.

Rapid Content Authoring Tools 2010 – Innovators, Winners and Updated Trends

eLearning 24-7

Innovation abounded and the push to focus on the “PPT to Flash&# angle continued to shine. You get the Flash code – YES – you get the code, which you can do whatever you want with it. While you can continue with their product, you are not tied to them, and thus you can use the Flash code for whatever or whomever, best of all, for those who create courses for clients – and clients who want the code (for whatever purpose) – you can give it to them.

2010 LMS Products of the Year

eLearning 24-7

Emerging Technology (Innovative) – Systems that incorporates innovative features or components ahead of the curve; and it works – clearly the key here. Please remember for TM or as some vendors like to pitch as “performance management or knowledge management&# , the modules are extra and are not part of the system (at least for now). The product is Flash based, which is nice, but lack of mobile optimization for the iPad. LMS Products of the Year 2010.

E-Learning Innovative Products – They are Out There

eLearning 24-7

Innovators and Risk Takers – emerging technology integrated, new ideas, pushing the envelope in what is possible in e-learning/social learning/m-learning, coming up with something that has never been done before – risk takers. When they hit stride, other vendors take notice and soon, the lemming revolution begins. Nor, a LMS vendor who enable their customers to sell their courses, but only people who have the same LMS vendor can buy and use them.

7 Tips To Stay Ahead Of eLearning Trends And Adapt To Changes

Infopro Learning

Social media groups are a treasure trove of information, as they give you the power to identify emerging eLearning trends that other eLearning pros have already spotted. For example, Flash players used to be an essential ingredient for eLearning courses. Then the news broke that new mobile devices wouldn’t support Flash, and opted for HTML5-based apps instead. You can also look for common themes to identify patterns before they emerge.

The ongoing work of learning standards

Litmos

For interactivity, we originally used Flash, and now have HTML 5 as a more secure and reliable replacement. With the advent of Flash, many authoring tools started creating output that could be played by the Flash player, which meant you didn’t need special software to use the courses (if your IT org would support you having it). Vendors got on board, and SCORM became a more-or-less viable mechanism.

A Conversation with Yury Uskov of iSpring

Kapp Notes

About iSpring: iSpring is an international e-Learning software vendor. It was ActiveSWF, a software development kit to programmatically create Flash files. In just a year, we launched FlashSpring, a PowerPoint add-in which converted PowerPoint presentations to Flash. There were about 300 million PowerPoint users in the world, and a tool to easily convert PowerPoint presentations into web-ready Flash format would be in demand.

2016 eLearning Hype Curve Predictions

Web Courseworks

Before this is done, industry-standard technology platforms will emerge that offer cheaper ways to support MOC. And before that happens we might need to see more standardization of the MOC requirements (they currently vary across the dozens of boards that certify doctors in various specialties) and even, as discussed above, the emergence of more open and interoperable EHRs and registries to better automate connections between education and performance.

eLearning: Is it Time to Jump on the xAPI Bandwagon?

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Clients can change vendors without fear because as long as we're all using SCORM the course should work.  And if you are tracking, you can't switch vendors. Along When we're all using the same standard--moving from SCORM to xAPI--tools and content from different vendors can all work together, paving the way to a smoother experience for the organizations we serve and the growth of the industry. 

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Industry Happenings in 3D

Kapp Notes

include the ability to integrate files created in Adobe’s Flash effortlessly into 3d environments and publish them directly to the internet. ProtonMedia's ProtoSphere has been named to Gartner's Cool Vendor List. When used for training, it allows learners to participate in simulated scenarios — such as an industrial accident — that would not make sense to do in practice, so that emergency personnel can explore how to respond most effectively.

The State of Sales Enablement Technology: What’s in Store for 2022

Allego

During the pandemic, we’ve been well positioned to observe some meaningful new trends among our customers, our partners, and even other technology vendors. to get the latest insights into this emerging function.

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The 5 Myths of Rapid E-Learning Revisited

Rapid eLearning

I came into rapid e-learning from the world of Authorware and Flash where building courses took a lot of time and cost a lot more money. That made it easier to share my ideas with our Flash developers. So why were we wasting money on expensive Flash development? As soon as I asked that question, I heard all of the bellyaching from our Flash developers and most of the custom e-learning vendors we hired.

Lectora Inspire 12.1 Review by Rick Zanotti

Trivantis

While many vendors rush to create mobile applications, Lectora® has quietly led the way with a foundation built around what would emerge as mobile. While many vendors struggle to shed their “Flash” skins and claim open-ness, Lectora quietly embraced “open” from the get-go. Vendors are scrambling to make their tools easier with PowerPoint-like user interfaces that soften the learning curve for the new users.

2016 eLearning Hype Curve Predictions

Web Courseworks

Before this is done, industry-standard technology platforms will emerge that offer cheaper ways to support MOC. And before that happens we might need to see more standardization of the MOC requirements (they currently vary across the dozens of boards that certify doctors in various specialties) and even, as discussed above, the emergence of more open and interoperable EHRs and registries to better automate connections between education and performance.

Corporate Training & Development Trends to Watch Out for in 2020

Kitaboo

In this blog we will discuss the emerging trends in employee training that will set the pace for the next decade. A vendor who specializes in developing mobile applications can help in designing an app that suits your business type and employee requirements. HTML5 Replaces Flash. The end of Flash had been announced quite some time back, so this must not come as a surprise. Since Adobe decided to put an end to Flash, HTML5 has taken over its place.

The Revolution is Coming: Consumer Tablets and E-Learning

eLearning 24-7

E-Learning and all forms within are normally taken via your desktop computer and either hitting your company’s server with your browser or going to a hosted LMS vendor’s solution. If you wanted to work on creating content, for many people, the route would be and still is creating courses via a desktop based rapid e-learning authoring tool, or via your LMS/LCMS vendor’s tool (hosted or not) or via Dreamweaver or some other type of solution. The Revolution.

Case Study: Online Sleep Medicine School saves +50% on LMS costs after migrating to Custom Built Platform in record time

Academy of Mine

Feeling like a small fish with a big company, the Atlanta School was not satisfied with their platform vendor’s level of customer support as well as the platform’s limited functionality not being addressed. Their platform vendor continued to raise the Atlanta School’s platform licensing cost year after year. . files utilizing Flash into HTML5 files. Flash files will no longer be supported by web browsers at the end of 2020. About the Client.

The DevLearn eLearning Rockstar Stage Reveal

eLearning Brothers

About your presenter: Michael Hruska, the president and CEO of Problem Solutions, is a technologist with experience spanning across standards, emerging technologies, learning, and science. The 7 Secrets to Being a Rockstar Vendor. What’s it take to be a Rockstar Vendor? Then take these attributes to identify and work with vendors that will help you build training that is both meaningful and measureable inside of your organization.

9 Top eLearning Trends of 2017 from 49 Experts

eLearningArt

In 2017 they will continue to grow as vendors begin to support the new trends more heavily. eLearning tool vendors that still don’t allow publishing for mobile devices will find themselves with ever-smaller market shares. With all the new and cool tools out there, I see an emerging and welcome trend in moving away from a one-size-fits-all approach to elearning. What does the future of eLearning hold? Where do you even start?

Enterprise mLearning Predictions for 2011

mLearning Trends

The emerging pad/tablet market will gain further momentum and an increasing number of enterprise organizations will start to support/provide the larger form factored devices to their field sales, technical and professional staff. Flash will still not be supported on iOS devices in 2011 but this fact will matter far less over time.

Ultimate eLearning terms you should know: Part 1 (A-L)

LearnUpon

Agile learning: Often contrasted with the ADDIE process, the Agile design method emerged in the 1970s and became widely adopted in the 1990s. Integrating with a vendor’s API can speed up eLearning processes by automating time-consuming manual tasks like updating, deleting, or exporting lists of users. Flash: Adobe Flash technology has supported the delivery of multimedia content for nearly twenty years.

2010: mLearning Year in Review

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, retries and course corrections. Others vendors will quickly follow/respond. lack of Flash support). The arrival of Adobe's Flash Player v10.1

Lectora Inspire 12.1 Review by Rick Zanotti

Trivantis

While many vendors rush to create mobile applications, Lectora® has quietly led the way with a foundation built around what would emerge as mobile. While many vendors struggle to shed their “Flash” skins and claim open-ness, Lectora quietly embraced “open” from the get-go. Vendors are scrambling to make their tools easier with PowerPoint-like user interfaces that soften the learning curve for the new users.

The Ultimate Glossary of eLearning Terms

LearnUpon

Often contrasted with the ADDIE process, the Agile design method emerged in the 1970s and became widely adopted in the 1990s. Integrating with a vendor’s API can speed up the eLearning processes by automating time-consuming manual tasks like updating, deleting, or exporting lists of users. FAQs allow learners to get the information they need without having to contact the vendor directly. . Flash.

JOE GANCI – CRYSTAL BALLING WITH LEARNNOVATORS

Learnnovators

It comprises stimulating discussions with industry experts and product evangelists on emerging trends in the learning landscape. I would encourage all tool vendors to take a good hard look at the products they sell and ensure that they are offering something unique and useful. This gains more significance in today’s scenario where there is a major shift in thinking about leveraging the power of emerging technologies for workplace learning and performance support.

Tom Kuhlmann – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

It comprises stimulating discussions with industry experts and product evangelists on emerging trends in the learning landscape. fuelled by the enormous possibilities thrown open by emerging technologies? I’m sure that there will be some vendors who’ll sell “gamification” as a feature. Tom: Most vendors have embraced accessible development. Learnnovators: What changes/shifts do you foresee in the support for animations and complex simulations in this ‘No Flash’ age?