LMS Low-Cost Webinars Hosted eCommerce Subscriptions

Tony Karrer

They don't really have a tech team, so going with a hosted solution that would live at a subdomain would be best, i.e., subscribers would go to: learn.company.com in order to sign up, pay, and get access to webinars, content, etc. They are early stage, so low-cost would be good. I was talking with a startup that has an existing audience and now want to provide a monthly subscription for access to training to this audience.

Low Cost LMS - Help Needed

Tony Karrer

I received an inquiry about the need for a low cost LMS solution and I've not had time to help this person with answers. Also, my guess is that looking at License costs is probably a bad idea here since quite often there are services, hosting, etc. costs that can exceed license costs. So, help on effective all-in low cost LMS solutions would be good. These include the hosted and locally deployed implementations from 2007.

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Low Cost LMSs – Yes, u can find one for under 10K

eLearning 24-7

In my experience, small businesses (500 or less users) are the ideal audience for a low cost system. This does not mean that anyone who has more than 5,000 users should be a system in the low cost mode, but rather these systems are definitely suited to this business size. Are there low cost systems for the education market? Low cost systems are typically SaaS based (then again, the LMS industry as a whole is more SaaS based than hosted on your servers).

Is Open Source Ready for Extended Enterprise Learning?

Talented Learning

But corporations found it difficult to shoehorn open source into their infrastructure – especially for extended enterprise learning. Now, there are multiple reasons to seriously consider open source for corporate extended enterprise needs. To learn more, let’s dig deeper… What is Corporate Extended Enterprise Learning, Anyway? Sometimes corporations deploy a single extended enterprise LMS to serve external audiences and employees, alike.

Cammy Beans Learning Visions: The Corporate Moodle: A Tipping Point?

Learning Visions

A ‘low-cost’ LMS starts at an average of $58K. That’s the low price. Because it’s open source, there are no licensing costs. Or you can contract with a company like Kineo that can host and support your Moodle for you (at the risk of sounding like a company shill!) Out of the box, Moodle may not have all the features an enterprise needs, but simple add-ons can be created. Interesting article on open source and the enterprise.

How to Create e-Learning Modules for Employees of Small, Medium and Large Enterprises 

Hurix Digital

In this blog we talk about How to Create e-Learning Modules for Employees of Small, Medium and Large Enterprises. This distinction is, in fact, all the more pronounced in the case of medium & large enterprises. Creating e-Learning modules for small & medium enterprises. When it comes to devising e-Learning modules for small and medium enterprises, one must first draw a comparison between short-term investments and long-term benefits.

My 2012 Enterprise mLearning Predictions Recap

mLearning Trends

As 2012 draws to a close, its time to evaluate how in focus my lens on the future of enterprise mobile learning proved to be this past year and how many of my year ago predictions hit their targets. Whatever it is, this one is music to my ears after many years of toiling away to make mLearning a reality for the enterprise. The first part of this prediction was “spot on” – enterprise workers are better equipped on the mobile front at the end of 2012 than they’ve ever been.

LMS Review: Docebo 7

Talented Learning

Here was my assessment at that time: Docebo is an excellent option for your first or second internal or extended enterprise LMS. Docebo offers a low-cost option, but it tightens breadth and depth of functionality at this level. That translates into higher total cost of ownership (TCO). Docebo offers an enterprise solution for midsize to large organizations so they can cost-effectively implement a scalable LMS solution that adapts to their unique business needs.

How to Attract a Loyal Learning Audience, Even on a Tight Budget

Talented Learning

Several decades ago, software companies began offering no-cost access to products for a limited time (or with a limited feature set), hoping to drive more demand for the premium version in the long-run. For example, this month’s webinar is “ How to Succeed at Extended Enterprise Education: Strategies for Learning Engagement.”). Here are some of the no/low-cost techniques that work for us. Some webinar hosts assign a registration URL you can’t control.

What Factors Are Shaping the LMS Market? 2018 Learning Systems FAQ

Talented Learning

Keep in mind that I view the LMS landscape through an extended enterprise lens. And interestingly, now that volume-based SaaS licensing has energized the extended enterprise LMS market, employee training solutions are following suit. I’ve seen complex global corporations assume that a simple, low-cost SasS solution will suffice. Organizations don’t buy extended enterprise learning platforms without a measurable reason.

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18 Top Learning Systems Trends to Watch in 2018

Talented Learning

Decades of expensive LMS solutions gave way to a pricing revolution over the last 10 years, as cloud computing paved the way for low-cost LMS competitors that drove the overall price point down. 15 Business Turns Up the Volume On Extended Enterprise Learning. This kind of holistic business learning strategy has potential not only to pay for itself, but also to transform L&D from a cost center to a profit center. Decreased new store/dealer onboarding costs.

LMS Pricing Models in India: Selecting the Best LMS which Fulfills your Learning Needs

PSB

It depends on various factors such as user base, different features available, hosting abilities, and much more. However, before looking at various e-learning pricing models, a company should finalize whether an LMS should be cloud based or self hosted. . Self hosted LMS is accompanied by certain expenditures, which include: Infrastructure – This is an ongoing cost as equipment will have to be repaired and also replaced, if required.

Best Ways to Deliver Online Learning Courses to Employees

Hurix Digital

As the name suggests, a cloud-based LMS hosts all learning material on the cloud and provides authorized access to learners anywhere, anytime. Learning i n a Personalized Environment : By hosting your online learning courses on a cloud-based LMS, you can provide your learners a personalized environment, complete with interaction and collaboration with or without the support of an instructor.

Avoiding the LMS Overkill

QuoDeck

The truth is that given the size of the target base, experience with learning systems and the complexity of training to be administered, enterprises have different learning requirements at different points in time. This is called the Enterprise Learning Life Cycle, which broadly maps into 5 stages: The selection of the most appropriate LMS should ideally depend on where the company is in the Enterprise Learning Life Cycle.

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Elearning applications

eFront

This is why I created the following list with the Top 10 open source e-Learning projects for 2011 that will help you implement a low cost e-Learning solution. The project is hosted at Google Code. Host them on your own blog, website or intranet! News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 1/02/2011 Top 10 Open Source e-Learning Projects to Watch for 2011 2011 is the e-Learning year!

The Changing Face of Work and Workplace Learning

ID Reflections

3D-printed, low cost prosthetic limbs will bring the smile back on many faces. In July 2010, Rackspace Hosting and NASA jointly launched an open-source cloud-software initiative known as OpenStack. L&D will be faced with the need to support this dynamic and fluid ecosystem in different ways--designing collaboration spaces where project teams can collaborate to enabling communities of practices to evolve on the larger enterprise social networks.

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Customer Training: Why User Knowledge is Essential to Success

eThink Education

However, many organizations have found that the development and implementation of a customer training program (also known as extended enterprise training) has yielded exceptional results as well. Decreased costs.

The Corporate Moodle: A Tipping Point?

Learning Visions

A ‘low-cost’ LMS starts at an average of $58K. That’s the low price. Because it’s open source, there are no licensing costs. Or you can contract with a company like Kineo that can host and support your Moodle for you (at the risk of sounding like a company shill!) Out of the box, Moodle may not have all the features an enterprise needs, but simple add-ons can be created. Richard Nantel of Brandon Hall recently posted about average LMS prices.

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LMS License Models: What in the World is Going On?

Talented Learning

“How much does an LMS cost?” The license cost can be front loaded in year 1, grow with you or be contractually consistent over time. Most vendors think they are priced too high or too low and they are right. In follow-on posts we define known pricing tiers in each model and ranges of cost a buyer can expect to pay. Costs will only increases with the purchase of additional modules and/or users.

Best of Learning Tech 2019: Moodle Workplace, Certified Partner in the UK & New Product Offerings

eThink Education

In comparison to the legacy closed-source solutions on the market, the flexibility and low cost of running Moodle have always proven powerful for organizations looking to onboard new employees, provide professional development, issue certifications and badges, and train users such as clients who extend past their enterprises. eThink Education attended Learning Technologies 2019 in London last week alongside Moodle HQ & Totara HQ.

The Changing Face of Work and Workplace Learning

Learnnovators

3D-printed, low cost prosthetic limbs will bring the smile back on many faces. “In July 2010, Rackspace Hosting and NASA jointly launched an open-source cloud-software initiative known as OpenStack. L&D will be faced with the need to support this dynamic and fluid ecosystem in different ways–designing collaboration spaces where project teams can collaborate to enabling communities of practices to evolve on the larger enterprise social networks.

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Another Stake in Ground for Blackboard: Two New Investments in the Open-source E-learning Market

Janet Clarey

Moodlerooms is a solution provider that hosts Moodle for organizations, integrates enterprise features for Moodle, and provides consultation service and training for organizations interested in the low-cost, popular open-source Moodle LMS (they call is a CMS) and also customization, flexibility and extended features for the enterprise. Enterprise users of Blackboard might look forward to more options.

THE CHANGING FACE OF WORK AND WORKPLACE LEARNING

Learnnovators

3D-printed, low cost prosthetic limbs will bring the smile back on many faces. In July 2010, Rackspace Hosting and NASA jointly launched an open-source cloud-software initiative known as OpenStack. L&D will be faced with the need to support this dynamic and fluid ecosystem in different ways–designing collaboration spaces where project teams can collaborate to enabling communities of practices to evolve on the larger enterprise social networks.

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10 Ways to Lose at Selling Learning Systems: For LMS Vendors

Talented Learning

This year, in addition to launching “The Talented Learning Show” podcast, writing 20 in-depth articles, hosting 5 webinars and developing several commissioned industry reports, we’ve been up to our eyeballs in an endless series of comprehensive LMS selection assignments. In fact, we just completed two concurrent full-scale LMS selection projects — one for a corporate extended enterprise client and another for an international professional association.

Selecting a Learning “Operations” System for your Training Business

rapidLD

There are unique business challenges that an education executive must solve to maximize revenue and profit for their enterprise. Perhaps due to low cost and current basic requirements, you may decide to consider an Event Management platform (e.g. Since they are not a ‘true’ LMS, these event management tools cannot adequately handle the tracking, hosting and delivery of eLearning courses. Selecting a Learning “Operations” System for your Training Business.

Exclusive offers for eFront facebook fans

eFront

Visit the eFront price-list for hosted and non-hosted versions: - [link] - [link] Exclusive facebook discount to be applied on these prices.

The Technology Award

CLO Magazine

Before the introduction of the Distribution Academy, training organizations at the company operated separately from overall enterprise strategy. Learning and development solutions were duplicative and cost the company more than $80 million annually. Dell EMC Education Services, however, used the EdCast platform to develop and host its own MOOCs.

Free and Open Source Web Conferencing (Online Meetings, Webinars.

eFront

The project is hosted at Google Code. It is available as hosted service or you download and install a package on your server with no limitations in usage or users. To start hosting your own meetings you have to sign up for FREE. Meetings can be conducted either in conjunction with an enterprise’s existing teleconferencing service, or utilizing WebHuddle’s optional voice over IP.

‘Best of Elearning! ’ Awards Honor 100 Top Solutions

mLevel

>> Fully hosted and maintained. >> >> Rapid integration with enterprise and HR software. The best part of Litmos is that it is a hosted training system, which means you don’t need help from the I.T. LMS ENTERPRISE. >> Choose your deployment option, SaaS, hosted or on-premise. >> >> Reduce your total cost of ownership. >> The 2015 “Best of Elearning!”

Free L&D webinars for May 2020

Limestone Learning

Because coaching’s a just-in-time, customized approach to development, it’s far more cost-effective than more prevalent one-size-fits-all approaches to learning. Join Juan Moran, Solutions Consultant at NovoEd, for a demo to learn how NovoEd’s collaborative learning platform enables global enterprises to transform in-person workshops into highly engaging digital learning experiences. This webinar is hosted by Ray Jimenez, Ph.D.,

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Small Businesses: How to Get Started with E-Learning (Without Blowing Your Budget)

Mindflash

While it’s notable that the response pool was larger for the 2011 survey (and we’re all more cost-conscious these days), I still find it remarkable that E-Learning implementation costs are such a big (and growing) concern. How is it that in our age of democratized content , flexible tools, and cloud-based solutions , E-Learning is being seen by many as a costly luxury rather than an affordable alternative? Rather, E-Learning may be one smart way to lower costs.

Top 50 LMS Report for 2016 – What you need to know (criteria, approach, and yeah some vendors)

eLearning 24-7

Are they better suited than anyone else for Enterprise or Extended Enterprise? D2L has an Enterprise version, I wouldn’t use it, I get why they are jumping into Corporate, hint it has to do with money (potential). B2B/B2C aka Extended Enterprise. Enterprise. How do you handle large sized clients, who are you using to host? If I am a low cost LMS, I may not support 1,000 or my pricing is based on additional other factors. .

Psst. You wanna buy some features?

eLearning 24-7

This is to say that 90% of features most folks seek are nearly universal in a LMS – low cost or otherwise. One click SMB edition to Enterprise. Multi-tenet, multi-portal and extended enterprise (basically it is all the same thing). SaaS – the norm, what no longer is the norm – hosted on the client’s servers only. LMS vendors are continuing to add some very unique features in an effort to set themselves apart from the competition.

Free L&D webinars for July 2019

Limestone Learning

Tuesday, July 2, 2019, 8AM – 9AM PT: Customer Service Training Discussion with Lisa Crockett and Host Kristen Hayden Safdie Join EngageTHEM.org Founder, Lisa Crockett and Host Kristen Hayden Safide, as they discuss customer service training—with a bonus discussion about developing a portfolio. In this session, you’ll learn about how coaching can help individuals, teams, and enterprises build resiliency to avoid or alleviate burnout. Implement low-cost nudge campaigns.

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eFront Contests

eFront

We will simultaneously host four contests with the same opening, closing and judging dates. News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 6/09/2010 eFront Contests We are running 4 contests throughout this summer which brings a nice opportunity to get rewarded for using eFront. I copy here from the contest announcement.

Free L&D webinars for July 2018

Limestone Learning

The costs and resources needed to support proper evaluation of learning programs are major obstacles that can prevent learning from having the same operational discipline that other business units may have. They collect data from systems all across the enterprise, certain that it holds the key to improving results. Co-morbidities and complex care needs are increasing along with higher healthcare costs. If your organization is one of them, this could be a costly oversight.

Free L&D webinars for April 2018

Limestone Learning

In this webcast, we’ll examine five serious pitfalls that make YouTube a poor choice for hosting your company’s training videos, then look at the pros and cons of six alternatives to find smarter places for your business to keep its video safe. Uncover the organizational and personal costs of avoiding feedback. Leveraging past victories to create an evidence-based foundation for your enterprise learning programs.