xAPI Shifting to 3rd Gear

MakingBetter

Between November 2014’s xAPI Hyperdrive and the xAPI track at DevLearn 2014, we hit our stride. We had people well outside of the ADL bubble talking about real world things things they were using xAPI to accomplish. What happened at xAPI Camp Amazon? We got Sean Putman to come in from Detroit to talk about what he all did with Altair’s software and xAPI. Russell Duhon talking about what it takes to run xAPI in Enterprise… at scale.

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Top 3 Questions (we get) about xAPI

Yet Analytics

If you are like most of the people who reach out to the Yet Analytics team, you need advice about xAPI. And you may have heard rumors about our forthcoming authoring platform for xAPI Profiles. When our phone rings, it’s usually people with questions about xAPI.

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Transitioning from SCORM to xAPI

Web Courseworks

On October 5 th , 2017, the Department of Defense announced that its eLearning curricula would adhere to xAPI standards rather than the more traditional SCORM standards of the eLearning industry. I’m not going to delve deeply into the advantages and disadvantages of xAPI in this blog post. It completely misses the point of adopting the xAPI standard. The post Transitioning from SCORM to xAPI appeared first on Web Courseworks.

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eLearning: xAPI is Geek Free and Ready to Go

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

by Megan Torrance      In my  previous xAPI article  I pointed to the emergence of "geek-free tools and platforms" as the hallmark that xAPI is beginning to achieve main-stream status.   In the 1960s, Dr. Bruce Tuckman proposed a team development model that lends some structure to the conversation about xAPI.   In the early Forming and Storming days of xAPI, there were no off-the-shelf tools that supported it.

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12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

Our new enterprise video management technology is a game-changer. instantly via websites, direct link, QR code, the gomo LMS wrapper, social media, the gomo central mobile learning app and more — all with full xAPI analytics. 12 Ways to Get the Most.

Enabling Learning & Performance Analytics with xAPI

Web Courseworks

Mike Rustici , President of Watershed LRS, will be presenting “Enabling Learning & Performance Analytics with xAPI”on November 28th as part of our Though Leaders Series Webinar! As part of his presentation, he will be talking about the evolution of xAPI and its adoption in new technology, as well as how xAPI has fueled learning analytics in large enterprise deployments, and the necessity of scale-able learning. It is a stripped down version of xAPI.

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

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

by Megan Torrance      xAPI and the Tin Can Project. Few eLearning developers have ever developed or seen an eLearning project that uses xAPI. However, given the fact that eLearning development tools and learning platforms now support xAPI, it may be the time to jump on the xAPI bandwagon.    What is xAPI? Many people say that xAPI is the next version of SCORM.  Along comes xAPI.  Is xAPI here to stay?

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Reflections on DevLearn’s xAPI Hyperdrive

MakingBetter

It was an incredibly exciting week to see the incredible gains and growth the xAPI community has had in the last year. Megan & I spent the bulk of our time helping the eLearning Guild with the xAPI Hyperdrive and the xAPI in Practice track. In this case, xAPI is used with Articulate products to create job aids that track interactions while relief workers — in this case, research interviewers — are out in the field.

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Podcast Episode 8: The Business Benefits of xAPI – With Mike Rustici

Talented Learning

EPISODE 8 – TOPIC SUMMARY AND GUEST: The first version of xAPI was released 5 years ago. What is the relationship between xAPI and learning measurement? And what kind of real-world business benefits come from using xAPI? He’s best known as the founder of Rustici Software , where he advanced SCORM market adoption and developed its next-generation standard, the xAPI. SCORM and xAPI are perfect examples. When did xAPI enter the picture? What is xAPI?

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Yet Analytics Brings New xAPI Capabilities to iFEST Conference

Yet Analytics

The complete product portfolio provides a dramatic upgrade to the accessibility of xAPI technologies in the marketplace. The new xAPI-enabled training platform is called Training Commons. xAPI New Products LRS Training Commons iFEST

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xAPI, LRS – The Interview

eLearning 24-7

xAPI and LRS (Learning Record Stores) have been in the news and frankly everywhere within the e-learning industry in the past 1.5 The name “Tin Can API” stuck around once ADL advocated to use the prototype produced out of “Project Tin Can” as the basis for the Experience API (“xAPI”). on a side note – I – me, was always told that xAPI and Tin Can are one in the same). ADL, IEEE and many people and businesses talking about this technology call it xAPI.

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5 Reasons Why xAPI

ATD Learning Technologies

Essentially, xAPI (Experience API) is typically viewed by learning and development (L&D) professionals as a tool to help with: tracking learning where learners go, not just in the LMS. These are all great reasons to use xAPI, but they don’t always resonate with key stakeholders in other parts of the business. In order to gain traction in the larger organization, L&D professionals need to answer the question of “Why xAPI?”

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2020 LMS Trends: An Analyst’s Extended Enterprise Learning Predictions

Talented Learning

Based on my work as an independent advisor to learning tech buyers and sellers , I’ve outlined 16 key extended enterprise learning trends and related predictions. 2) Talent Management LMS Platforms Struggle With Extended Enterprise. 14) xAPI May Never Arrive. New year.

Digitization of “Human Infrastructure”…or…Enterprise Systems/Apps: Which Should Take Priority?

Living in Learning

There are plenty of positive discussions in the networking groups I follow regarding the shift to the cloud for digital integration across Enterprise Systems, Business Apps, and APIs. Discovery & Consulting DPS EPSS Performance Support Sustained Capability Technology xAPI Digital Performance Support digital transformation Digitization

12 Best Learning Content Management System Software for Enterprise Companies

Zunos

Anyone who wants to create a new training has to know how to use three tools and transfer information between them in the appropriate format like SCORM or xAPI. Supports SCORM and xAPI imports so you can easily bring over your current trainings.

Managing your Extended Enterprise Learning Needs and Drive your Business

Origin Learning

The term extended enterprise learning assumes significant value in the current business scenario. In this blog post, we focus on why organizations need to invest in extended enterprise learning and how it can help them boost profitability. What is Extended Enterprise Learning? Extended enterprise learning can be defined as any targeted learning/training created for an organization’s non-employees or ‘external audience’.

SCORM and xAPI LMS in a Learning Culture

The Performance Improvement Blog

I recently attended an “xAPI Party” at Torrance Learning where the conversation was about the shift from a SCORM -based LMS to an xAPI (experience application programming interface) LMS. xAPI appears to be a huge leap forward in tracking the whole gamut of learning experiences from formal training programs to informal, social, and mobile activities. However, I have to ask, “Does xAPI do a better job of facilitating learning?”

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Extended Enterprise LMS Buyers Companion – 2019 Edition

Talented Learning

If you’re familiar with Talented Learning, you know we’re fiercely independent consultants focused on one goal – to help you choose the best extended enterprise LMS for your needs. The “Extended Enterprise” Worldview. What exactly do we mean by the term “extended enterprise” ? EXTENDED ENTERPRISE LMS AUDIENCES. WEBINARS – In-depth sessions focused on key extended enterprise LMS issues and related business strategies.

5 More Business Reasons Why xAPI

ATD Learning Technologies

If your responsibilities include onboarding team members, developing learning curriculums, delivering training programs, or evaluating the performance of your organization, at some point this year someone likely asked if you had looked into xAPI. ” Either way, someone probably jumped into a technical explanation about how xAPI is a magical data interoperability standard that is going to solve all of your training tracking and performance measurement challenges.

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Some causes of slow xAPI adoption

Course Index

Back in 2015 we published an article on elearningindustry.com about Rustici Software’s Experience API, aka xAPI, aka Tin Can API. So, now it’s nearly 2020 and we can begin to answer the question, to what extent has the global learning community actually adopted xAPI?

Your Key To Extended Enterprise LMS

JCA Solutions

Your Key To Extended Enterprise LMS. It’s a nasty little wrinkle in the fabric of your extended enterprise LMS. So those SCORM, AICC, and xAPI courses may all work, officially. Training Vault is the key to unlock your extended enterprise LMS.

5 Business Reasons Why xAPI

ATD Learning Technologies

Essentially, xAPI (Experience API) is typically viewed by learning and development (L&D) professionals as a tool to help with: tracking learning where learners go, not just in the LMS. These are all great reasons to use xAPI, but they don’t always resonate with key stakeholders in other parts of the business. In order to gain traction in the larger organization, L&D professionals need to answer the question of “Why xAPI?”

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Track Your Learning Experiences 100% with xAPI Enabled LMS

CommLab India

Experience API (xAPI) or Tin Can API has the potential to deal with advanced learning forms that are merging with work. Transition: SCORM to xAPI. xAPI tracks learning based on the activities people do. xAPI is helpful to track the tasks done using computers such as regular office work, social media interactions, crossing one level after another in games, etc. Unlike traditional LMSs, a xAPI enabled LMS is not limited to tracking the learning in e-learning modules.

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5 More Business Reasons Why xAPI

ATD Learning Technologies

If your responsibilities include onboarding team members, developing learning curriculums, delivering training programs, or evaluating the performance of your organization, at some point this year someone likely asked if you had looked into xAPI. ” Either way, someone probably jumped into a technical explanation about how xAPI is a magical data interoperability standard that is going to solve all of your training tracking and performance measurement challenges.

The What, How and Why of xAPI in Corporate Learning

WhatFix

who serves as the Director of the Advanced Distributed Learning (ADL) Initiative, aptly put it ‘xAPI helps us put the puzzle together’. But What is xAPI Really? To truly understand Experience API or xAPI, we need to first talk of Shareable Content Object Reference Model(SCORM) – the popular protocol that allows learning systems to speak with each other. So, in 2013, the developers of SCORM released xAPI (also known as Tin Can). How Does xAPI Work?

Learning Measurement: Top Tips From Industry Experts

Talented Learning

The need for accountability has always been the lifeblood of extended enterprise education. Last summer, I started a new series that highlights the best advice I’ve heard from guests on our podcast, The Talented Learning Show and our long-running, live monthly webinar series.

HT2 Labs ‘Astonished and Humbled’ to Win Prestigious Queen’s Award for Enterprise

HT2 Labs

Oxford, UK: HT2 Labs are thrilled to have been recognized in the distinguished Queens’ Awards for Enterprise: Innovation for their invention of Learning Locker ® , an open source ‘Big Data’ store used by educators and workplaces around the world to improve learning outcomes. Thank you to my team and to the Queen’s Awards for Enterprise for recognizing our efforts and ambition. H T2 Labs’ CEO, Dr Ben Betts and Chairman, Alan Betts.

eLearning Glossary: Definitions for the Most Commonly Used Terms

Association eLearning

In the LMS market, we are primarily concerned with xAPI or Experience API as a means of integrating systems as well as assisting those different applications with tracking and sharing data on the learning experience. A Learning Content Management System (LCMS) enables an organization to share learning objects across the enterprise, which saves money, promotes consistent learning, and helps to amortize the cost of eLearning.

Fall Release Strengthens Meridian’s Enterprise Learning Management Leadership

Meridian

The new release also serves up significant xAPI and Learning Record Store (LRS) enhancements, including an LRS Dashboard to detect trends and gain valuable insights from the visualization of xAPI statement data. “We The post Fall Release Strengthens Meridian’s Enterprise Learning Management Leadership appeared first on Meridian Knowledge Solutions.

The Enterprise Learning Ecosystem Demystified: Part I

ATD Learning Technologies

The Enterprise Is Not as “Closed Off” as It Used to Be. In many ways, the enterprise business model hasn’t changed much over the last 25 years. ” He was speaking of controlling a large enterprise network with a small amount of programming. Software runs everything in the enterprise business, and each software package has its own proprietary language. Yet, that is no longer the case for medium and large enterprise businesses.

Podcast 26: How to Extend Learning Content Availability – With Troy Gorostiza

Talented Learning

As requirements for these solutions grew more sophisticated and clients increasingly served outward-facing audiences, I started specializing in how to make training available across extended enterprise environments. Well, you’re definitely in the right place to talk about extended enterprise learning, because that’s our world here at Talented Learning. But as you know, extended enterprise training providers face huge content availability challenges.

Benefits of Experience API, xAPI and Tin Can API in eLearning Systems

Instancy

Benefits of Experience API, xAPI and Tin Can API in eLearning, content learning systems. Benefits of Experience API, xAPI and Tin Can API in eLearning Systems. API, xAPI and Tin Can API for eLearning Content Management Systems. The Advent of TinCan API or xAPI.

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Experience API, xAPI, Tin Can API Integrated Learning Management System

Instancy

Experience API, xAPI, Tin Can API Based Integrated Learning Management System and HTML5 based Authoring Tool and Platform form Instancy. Experience API, xAPI, Tin Can API Integrated Learning Management System No doubt the new learning world has arrived with the speed of mobility, as Web 3.0

Learning Analytics: Big Demand, But Bigger Challenges?

Talented Learning

When I stepped into the extended enterprise learning world 25 years ago, the concept of data-based decision-making was vastly different. The analytics process was usually ad-hoc and reactive. And all too often, data was inaccurate, incomplete or lagged behind real-time by 24-hours or more.

Extend the Enterprise Learning Ecosystem with a Centralized LRS by Nick Washburn

Learning Solutions Magazine

xAPI). New technologies and specifications like xAPI are proving to be valuable in a number of diverse enterprise case. The article includes a comprehensive list of current and coming activity around and about xAPI. Data narratives and more can come from a centralized learning record store (LRS) database using the Experience API. studies. Emerging Topics Learning Systems Management

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The Enterprise Learning Ecosystem Demystified: Part II

ATD Learning Technologies

For starters, if you work in a mid-sized or large enterprise learning and development ecosystem, you know that few commercial, off-the-shelf authoring tools or learning management systems (LMSs) are able to support BYOD. In short, the entire industry needs something like xAPI if we are going to progress into adaptive learning, competency-based learning, and so forth. For more on xAPI see “ The Enterprise Learning Ecosystem Demystified: Part I.”)

2017 eLearning Predictions: Updated Hype Curve

Web Courseworks

A newer standard than even xAPI, Caliper is somewhat less ambitious than xAPI in the number of use cases considered and APIs specified. As Martin is one of the xAPI originators, this could foreshadow future synergies between the two standards and help xAPI get out of the Trough (see below). CHEST-Web Courseworks xAPI pilot. xAPI: We are big believers in xAPI. xAPI has not reached the “plug and play” productivity of SCORM.