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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The Role of xAPI in Creating Powerful Learning Experiences for the Modern Workforce

Origin Learning

From early adopters who used archaic systems to set up a lesson that could be shared on one computer with an instructor to guide employees, to modern workplace learning that’s focused on xAPI -enabled mobile learning; eLearning at the workplace has traveled a long way. In 1998, as web-based eLearning began to find favor the standards were expanded to include Internet-Based / Web-Based Training. xAPI or Experience API is the outcome of Project TinCan that started in 2010.

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xAPI’s Tipping Point for Both Community & Industry

MakingBetter

Since last year, I worked with IEEE to standardize the Experience API (xAPI) specification. Most of my work is with the IEEE-LTSC but recently a few other IEEE standards groups expressed interest in using xAPI. These groups focus on developing personal health devices as well as the Internet of Things. They’re looking at xAPI because it provides a way to share data across devices, related to people, in a way other systems can understand.

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eLearning Authoring Tools + xAPI = A Love Story

gomo learning

eLearning authoring tools and xAPI go together like the proverbial horse and carriage. In this blog post from Customer Success Manager, Simon Waldram, we look at the love affair between xAPI and authoring tools, and detail four ways an authoring tool can use xAPI to drive learning value. What Is xAPI? In its simplest form, an xAPI statement consists of an actor, verb, and object. actor": "Jared", "verb": "completed", "object": "xAPI training". }.

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12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

we’ve seen on the internet in recent years, driven by the ubiquity of. Using HTML5 - the code all internet pages. want to include a piece of content that’s hosted by. How fast and secure are the servers hosting and. 12 Ways to Get the Most.

What You Need to Know: GDPR & xAPI

Watershed

But what is it, and how will it affect xAPI and Learning Record Stores? Will GDPR affect xAPI and Learning Record Stores? xAPI as a specification isn't really impacted by GDPR, although GDPR will affect how it's implemented in certain situations. According to the xAPI specification , implementors are encouraged to use HTTPS-Only for secure communication, but that’s an implementation recommendation—not a requirement and has nothing to do with an actual xAPI statement.

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SCORM vs. Tin Can (xAPI) vs. AICC: What’s the difference?

eLearningMind

Before we get into how SCORM, Tin Can (also called xAPI, or meaning Experience API), and AICC are different, let’s start with what they all have in common: a complicated acronym (AICC is a doozy), and standards and specifications for eLearning content that is compatible across multiple platforms.

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How to Add SCORM, xAPI, and LRS Support to Your WordPress LMS Website to Deliver Interactive Content via eLearning Authoring Tools with Pankaj Agrawal from GrassBlade

LifterLMS

Learn how to add SCORM, xAPI, and LRS support to your WordPress LMS website to deliver interactive content via eLearning authoring tools with Pankaj Agrawal from GrassBlade. One is xAPI (Experience API), or if you’ve been in the industry for a few years you may also know Tin Can API.

Learning Management System – LMS

Ed App

Use a virtual classroom (instructor + students meet via the internet) to enrich your staff (engineers and builders) with improvements which could help your company beat out the competition. . That’s why it is available to anyone with the internet and a compatible digital device.

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Learning and Development Glossary

Petra Mayer

Cloud-based LMS is quicker and cost-effective to install compared to self-hosted learning solutions. The CMI5 is a profile for blending the xAPI specification with the learning management system. Also known as an Experience API, xAPI is viewed as the advanced version of SCORM.

Ultimate eLearning terms you should know: Part 2 (M-Z)

LearnUpon

The rise of mLearning has also driven adoption of the Tin Can xAPI eLearning content standard which can track far more learning activities than older standards like SCORM. Any form of learning conducted on a computer and usually over the internet. One popular eLearning podcast is hosted by Connie Malamed and started in 2013. SaaS (software as a service): Software hosted in the cloud by an LMS vendor so that customers don’t need to install the system locally.

3 Things to Know About eLearning Measurement and Tracking (And 5 Ways It Makes Content Better)

gomo learning

Getting to Grips With xAPI and SCORM Course Tracking. xAPI can go beyond the parameters listed above for some very fine detail insights. For example, for a multiple-choice question with multiple correct answers, xAPI will report each choice individually.

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Your LMS criteria can make or break your buying process – here’s how to win

Docebo

Whether you’re providing or hosting customer training , partner training , corporate training , sales training , or onboarding and compliance training , you need to make sure all of your ducks are in a row. SCORM, AICC, and xAPI.

Benefits of a Tin Can API Compliant Learning Management System

ProProfs

Referring to the definition cited by Wikipedia : Tin Can xAPI “is an e-learning software specification that allows learning content and learning systems to speak to each other in a manner that records and tracks all types of learning experiences. Not so long ago, Tin Can xAPI had emerged as the latest standard for delivering online training across industries including education. Tracking Learning Activities Hosted On The LMS. Are you familiar with Tin Can API?

How to select an e-Learning authoring tool

Challenge to Learn

As long as you have a browser and an internet connection you can use them. The main disadvantage is that you need to have an internet connection in order to work. Main advantage of these tools is that you can work without an internet connection and they are very often very rich in functionality. Make sure both your LMS and the authoring tool support the same standard for this (either Scorm or XAPI. For more details on SCORM and XAPI go to this page ).

Introducing Waves – the learning campaign builder

Learning Pool

This content can be hosted anywhere on the web but an xAPI enabled LMS or LXP is essential if you want learners interacting with content to trigger the next message (i.e. If you were at Learning Technologies 2020 then you’ll have seen that we launched a new product called Waves.

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5 Considerations Before Choosing an LMS

eLearning Brothers

There are some companies who want the LMS only to train their internal people, while others are looking only to host the training for external learners (customers and partners). Do you have the system and network power and requirements for hosting your own LMS? If you want to host your own LMS rather than have a provider host it for you, that’s going to narrow down your choices quite a bit. Are all your courses published for the xAPI (TinCan) standard?

The 8 best SCORM authoring tools to watch for 2021

Elucidat

Although there are alternatives like HTML5 and xAPI, SCORM is the most common output when it comes to elearning. Assess which option is best for you in these SCORM vs xAPI and SCORM vs AICC articles. They’re hosted on an external server. Internet access.

Moodle vs LearnUpon: Find out which tool is better?

PSB

This cloud-based platform called Moodle cloud can be set up in minutes, is scalable, and has a host of standard features available for instant use. Online training and development are slowly and steadily fostering employee engagement that is critical to your company’s financial performance.

Moodle vs LearnUpon: Find out which tool is better?

PSB

This cloud-based platform called Moodle cloud can be set up in minutes, is scalable, and has a host of standard features available for instant use. Online training and development are slowly and steadily fostering employee engagement that is critical to your company’s financial performance.

Moodle vs LearnUpon: Find out which tool is better?

PSB

This cloud-based platform called Moodle cloud can be set up in minutes, is scalable, and has a host of standard features available for instant use. Online training and development are slowly and steadily fostering employee engagement that is critical to your company’s financial performance.

The Ultimate Glossary of eLearning Terms

LearnUpon

From Agile to xAPI and everything in between, there are a lot of eLearning terms to get your head around. Notable contributions include SCORM and xAPI. An eLearning content authoring tool is a software package which content developers use to create and package eLearning course content using SCORM or xAPI standards. One benefit of a cloud LMS is that it’s quicker and more cost-effective to install than self-hosted learning solutions. xAPI (Tin Can).

The Online Learning Jargon Buster

Learning Pool

You will often hear people talk about bandwidth when discussing their internet connection speed. This can be an important factor when considering your solution type as some locations may have low bandwidth or unreliable internet connections. xAPI (Tin Can).

What Types of Training Can You Import Into an LMS?

Convergence Training

But you’ll also probably want to import things like video files, audio files, internet links, SharePoint links, PowerPoint presentations, PDFs, and more. This includes links to videos that are hosted online at sites like YouTube, links to videos on your organization’s SharePoint or similar internal website, and actual video files. Internet/Web Links.

Best Ways to Deliver Online Learning Courses to Employees

Hurix Digital

The rising penetration of the Internet and easy availability of the smartphones have further built the case for online learning courses or eLearning. As the name suggests, a cloud-based LMS hosts all learning material on the cloud and provides authorized access to learners anywhere, anytime. If you are planning to host your online learning courses on an LMS, make sure that it includes the following features, no matter what your business goals are.

Docebo vs Moodle: Find out which tool is better?

PSB

This cloud-based platform called Moodle cloud can be set up in minutes, is scalable, and has a host of standard features available for instant use. Docebo comes up with an easy course creation feature to add video, SCORM, and xAPI packages. Introduction.

Mercury XRS: What it is, How it Works, What it Could Mean For You

Roundtable Learning

All you need is an internet connection. Using xAPI or AICC communication, Mercury XRS can connect with your LMS, keeping career development paths intact. Additionally, Mercury XRS can send messages to Learning Record Stores (LRS) with an xAPI component.

9 Top eLearning Trends of 2017 from 49 Experts

eLearningArt

The Internet is overflowing with instructional content and information presentation. He also hosts the L&D Talk Youtube channel and is a popular blogger. He also hosts the popular eLearnChat video series, where he has interviewed over 100 eLearning experts. xAPI allows to use to create suggested learning content just like Amazon would recommend other products to its customers and tailor our learning to meet the students needs.

10 On Demand Training Tools

Ed App

Browser compatibility – On-demand courses can be accessed in any modern browser, such as Chrome, Firefox, Safari, or Internet Explorer 11+. High quality, cloud-hosted lab environment – Promotes hands-on work and activities. Import courses via SCORM, xAPI, AICC or CMI5.

Using LifterLMS to Empower 1 Million Teachers in Africa with WordPress Titan Malcolm Peralty

LifterLMS

Learn about how one company is using LifterLMS to empower 1 million teachers in Africa with WordPress Titan Malcolm Peralty in this episode of the LMScast podcast hosted by Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. If you were to build a hosted LMS solution for us, what would that cost?”

Data-Driven Learning for the Modern Workforce

Origin Fractal LXP

The next time when you decide to search for the product on Amazon, you are shown a host of recommendations even if you look for something totally different between the two searches. To understand how data flows in learning systems, we need to be aware of a few terms – LRS or the Learning Record Store, xAPI or Experience API, and the LMS or LXP that everyone knows. “Data is the new oil.”. This quote is originally ascribed to mathematician Clive Humby in 2006.

What is AICC?

Growth Engineering

If a learning platform, such as an LMS, is built to accept AICC-compliant eLearning content, then it will be able to host and deliver any content which complies with the AICC Guidelines and Recommendations. AGR-006 covers computer-based training in general, whether that’s delivered through the internet, and intranet, or even floppy disks (these guidelines are twenty years old, remember!). AICC is one of the most important terms you’ll come across in the world of online learning.

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8 Top Priorities For Your LMS Needs Assessment

Petra Mayer

You can host your assets such as videos, downloads, quizzes in an online course platform that is cheaper to maintain and easier to manage. Once the performance gap is identified and a training initiative has been designed, it will need to be hosted on the Learning Platform. Will they be on a desktop with broadband internet access or will they access the material remotely from their mobile phone, tablet or laptop with potentially intermitted internet access ?

Video killed the radio star: So will LXP kill LMS?

Learning Pool

It was assumed in its early days that the internet would kill newspapers, books, radio, television, writing, thinking, breathing, etc. According to media convergence theory, in the age of the internet therefore, all media become one and we end up with just one medium, the internet.

How to Select the Right eLearning Authoring Tools and Services

Hurix Digital

If the authoring tool is hosted on the cloud, you will be able to leverage the skills of your team members across multiple locations to contribute to the project. A cloud-based eLearning authoring tool proves more useful than its desktop equivalent since all the source files are located in a centralized repository on the cloud, allowing authors to make changes from wherever they are using a web browser and the Internet. What is an eLearning Authoring Tool?

Ryan Moore from Uncanny Automator Helps You Integrate your WordPress LMS with the Most Important Apps For Your Personalized Learning Paths and Course Designs

LifterLMS

Chris Badgett: It’s not making money on the internet with your online course, right? Chris Badgett: Another thing I’d love to get your thoughts on as somebody who’s been in this industry for a while, is the self hosted WordPress LMS website versus a hosted LMS. It’s not going to be cost effective on a per user basis compared to paying cloud or commercial LMS or a hosted on LMS. You mentioned the Tin Can or the xAPI, can you explain that?

Video killed the radio star: So will LXP kill LMS?

Learning Pool

It was assumed in its early days that the internet would kill newspapers, books, radio, television, writing, thinking, breathing, etc. According to media convergence theory, in the age of the internet therefore, all media become one and we end up with just one medium, the internet. Digital learning content was becoming available in a host of other forms that didn’t seem to fit the model. With time, the development of xAPI filled hole number one.

Hear the buzz(words)… learn the terms

TalentLMS

Cloud computing is a notion that has dominated the internet during the past few years and essentially it means that, in our case, the TalentLMS system lives and breathes inside our private infrastructure. Furthermore, the product, due to its “cloud” nature, (which we’re sure that by now you get) is centrally hosted. Furthermore, our platform supports also the xAPI, which is the evolution of SCORM.

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How to Select Online Manufacturing Training That’s Right for Your Company

Convergence Training

And don’t forget, we’ll be hosting a live webinar that will explain many of these same basics about selecting online manufacturing for you later this month. What we want to call out is that these days, there are two many ways to get them: Streaming from an internet site.

Bob Little – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

Allied to this is the increasing availability and take-up of technology in these countries – making more learning materials available via the internet, delivered to mobile phones, tablets and laptop computers. It believes that Cloud-hosted solutions will continue to make LMSs more attractive to the small-and-medium enterprise market. The exponential growth of video-based content on the internet has become one of the greatest changes and challenges to how we live and learn.