Security Awareness Tips for LMS Administrators

Web Courseworks

Keeping Your SaaS Data Secure. As the software industry continues to move away from purchased client/server applications and toward cloud-based SaaS (software as a service) solutions, LMS administrators must rethink the means that they employ to keep their system free from attack, and most importantly, keep their data secure. Social Security number. These suggestions are a good reminder for maintaining security.

4 Key Benefits to Moving from Self-Hosted Moodle to a Moodle Hosting Partner

eThink Education

Moodle is a free, open-source, and highly customizable learning platform, allowing educators to provide their learners with a branded, personalized, and optimized digital learning experience through a self-hosted Moodle environment or one hosted with a Moodle vendor or Certified Moodle Partner. However, not everyone has the time, resources, or expertise to successfully self-host Moodle. We cloud-host all Moodle sites on Amazon Web Services.


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9 Pros and Cons of Self-Hosted E-Learning


For many online educators, the first decision they have to make is whether to build their new online course on a hosted e-learning platform such as Udemy or Thinkific, or host it themselves on their own website using a self-hosted solution such as LearnDash or some other WordPress-friendly LMS. Making the right choice for your e-learning course usually depends on what you hope to achieve, and how much control and responsibility you want over the final product.

Docebo powered by AWS: keeping you secure while you learn anywhere


A cloud LMS stores a ton of data though, and not only do we want you to love the product itself, but we want you to feel secure using it. Is the AWS Cloud secure? AWS allows you to automate manual security tasks so you can shift your focus to scaling and innovating your business.

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12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

wanting a better product within a year or. important product demonstration. expert discussing the product, offering insights. related products. handle any secure external API calls, which means. want to include a piece of content that’s hosted by.

How a Hosted LMS Promotes Online Corporate Learning


Did you know that a hosted LMS promotes online learning in corporate settings? Because they aren’t sure what a hosted LMS is. They might be unsure about the meaning of “hosted LMS” and “online learning.” Do you have a limited understanding of what a hosted LMS is? What is a Hosted LMS? To start with, let’s clarify the meaning of “hosted LMS.” A hosted LMS also makes it possible to distribute training content and to track learners’ progress.

Affordable, Customer Centric, Managed WordPress Web Hosting in 2021 with Cloudways


Learn about the new offers for affordable, customer centric, managed WordPress web hosting in 2021 with Cloudways in this episode of the LMScast podcast hosted by Chris Badgett from LifterLMS. He’s from Cloudways, which is a hosting company. Talk to us about security.

How to Ensure Secure Distribution of Digital Books with DRM


While the Internet offers a host of advantages, its nature is such that it makes sharing easy and monitoring extremely difficult. You can secure distribution of your digital books by adding an extra layer of protection with DRM. How to Protect your eBook for Secure Distribution.

How learning technologies help improve employee productivity


Employee productivity keeps things running smoothly within a business organization. High productivity has a positive impact on operational costs and customer satisfaction, which, in turn, affects the company’s bottom line. Engagement and productivity go hand in hand.

Cyber Security Sales Training: The Future of the Industry


Sales teams must take an extra step to explain these products and services to clients who do not share their in-depth knowledge. Remote learning isn’t just becoming more popular—it’s also becoming more productive. Common questions include: Are my passwords secure?

5 Easy ways to turn the Exclusive Web Hosting into Success


Many people are still in trouble, but with the right cheap web hosting service, they rule the digital world. The best web hosting providers offer excellent service to their customers. Finding a reliable hosting service provider is extremely intimidating for business.

Now Available: Managed Hosted Options

Rustici Software

Here at Rustici Software, we’ve been spending a lot of time lately hosting SCORM Engine and Content Controller installations on behalf of our clients. I’ll be talking about hosting SCORM Engine here, but all of this stuff applies directly to Content Controller as well. We started hosting things for folks because we realized several things all at once: Our clients are having to spend way too much time and money to host our products themselves.

EdApp & SafetyCulture hosting 2020 Summit: From Surviving to Thriving

Ed App

To help inspire and thrive in our post-pandemic world SafetyCulture and EdApp are hosting a completely free summit happening in November. The post EdApp & SafetyCulture hosting 2020 Summit: From Surviving to Thriving appeared first on EdApp Microlearning Blog.

Self-Hosting Your LMS? Why Expert Support is Crucial Since COVID

eThink Education

Why is Self-Hosting your LMS Riskier than Ever Before? As more learners work from their homes and away from on-site classroom interactions, providing accessible, reliable, and engaging resources is crucial to maintaining happy, confident, and productive remote teams. Security.

Preventing Data Security Breaches on an LMS

CommLab India

It is a treasure trove of sensitive information – information about your business processes and strategies, new products, and other vital information, and theft or destruction of this data could have catastrophic consequences. Let us now look at some of the common challenges to the security of information stored in LMSs. This is arguably the biggest information security challenge in the use of an LMS. Best practice 1: Use Secure Socket Layers (SSLs) for all actions.

Wikis for Improving Productivity

Experiencing eLearning

Significant increases in productivity with a wiki. The productivity increases are really what interests me in this webinar. Security: They have passwords visible on the wiki, but that’s OK b/c the security of the wiki is OK–must log in to view the confidential content. Productivity. Q: How do you feel about this critical company intellectual property being hosted by someone else? A: Security levels are necessary for their industry.

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Cloud LMS or Hosted LMS: How Are They Different?

ATD Learning Technologies

Before we proceed, let's understand the differences between cloud-based LMS software and a hosted LMS. The main difference is that the cloud LMS is hosted on the supplier's servers and offered as service, while the installed LMS is offered as a product and is run on the servers within the organization's network. Both types offer entirely different user experiences, hosting capacities, structures, and resources, and are suitable for different budgets and implementation goals.

SAAS (Hosted) LMS and Vendor Questions

eLearning 24-7

What is SAAS and why is hosted better than having it on your own servers. The bottom line without getting technical or overly detailed, the solution is hosted on your vendor’s servers and not hosted on your internal servers. Hosting does offer very tight and safe security, and access is via the internet, even if you go through your VPN (Virtual Private Network). Hosted solutions are the way to go in this day and age, for numerous reasons.

Security for WordPress Websites with Kathy Zant from Wordfence Security Plugin


Learn about security for WordPress websites with Kathy Zant from Wordfence security plugin in this episode of the LMScast podcast with Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. Kathy shares her story of entering the WordPress security space and several tips and tricks for online course creators to help protect their platforms. Security is incredibly important. Website security is like an insurance plan. Kathy Zant: Security is incredibly important.

Lock It Down: How to Keep Your Zoom Meetings Safe and Secure

The Training by Nelle Blog | Corporate Training and Consulting

While these types of interferences are simply one of the harsh realities of the virtual world, we can do our best to combat these issues by staying vigilant about online safety and security. Ensure the host is the only person with the ability to screen-share. Disable Join Before Host.

Managed WordPress Hosting Company WP Engine Meets Accelerating Need for Digital Education Experiences by Releasing LMS Site Templates in Partnership with LifterLMS


Learn about how managed WordPress hosting company WP Engine meets accelerating need for digital education experiences by releasing LMS Site Templates in partnership with LifterLMS in this episode of the LMScast podcast hosted by Chris Badgett from LifterLMS.

Product Review: Totara

eLearning 24-7

Kineo Partners handle hosting (if you want it) and support, rather than Kineo Group. Charge extra for hosting – Kineo Pacific told me 6K to host, Kineo Group told me 12K to 18K to host including support. Blog – This was on the trial and for a nice product like this – it should be removed for the trial. While that makes sense, what hurts the product is the overkill of information. Are hosting costs universal?

Cloud LMS or Hosted LMS: How Are They Different?

ATD Learning Technologies

Before we proceed, let's understand the differences between cloud-based LMS software and a hosted LMS. The main difference is that the cloud LMS is hosted on the supplier's servers and offered as service, while the installed LMS is offered as a product and is run on the servers within the organization's network. Both types offer entirely different user experiences, hosting capacities, structures, and resources, and are suitable for different budgets and implementation goals.

Product Review: Plateau TMS (Talent Management System)

eLearning 24-7

An “Options and Settings&# component enables the end user to change their security question, shows delegates, offers various notifications the end user receives immediately to their e-mail account and setup time zone, currency, etc. Kodak embraced them to a point, but kept their initial camera products. Tags: LCMS LMS Plateau Product Review Talent and Performance Management Uncategorized e-learning e-learning vendors elearning hosted product review

Press Release: Fractal LXP announces inimitable reasons to patronize

Origin Fractal LXP

Bee Cave, Texas: Today, Origin Fractal LXP, a flagship product from Origin Learning, has announced a host of offers, for organizations looking to move away from a LMS. LXP Press release Data Security ISO 27001 Open Source LMS PR

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Mobile App Trends for 2018

Origin Learning

Blockchain offers a high level of security and is designed to keep information decentralized to prevent easy hacking. Apps that integrate Blockchain and allow businesses to combine the technology with their existing products/technology will gain traction. Apps that let users trade bitcoins with ease and in a secure environment will also gain popularity. Most major LMS-players offer an ‘app’ variant of their product. Cyber-security.

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How to Avoid Technology Hassles with Your Self Hosted WordPress LMS Website with Jonathan Denwood


We discuss how to avoid technology hassles with your self hosted WordPress LMS website with Jonathan Denwood of WP-Tonic in this episode of the LMScast podcast with Chris Badgett. Chris and Jonathan talk about self hosted versus hosted learning management systems and which is the best choice for your site. A self hosted LMS is a site you own and control. Using LifterLMS and WordPress makes a self hosted LMS setup. You need better hosting, don’t you, Chris?

GDPR came and went: how it impacted our products

Rustici Software

Our tools can be many things to many people, with each product having its own set of data privacy scenarios to think through. We were proud that we already valued our customers’ data as their own, never shared it out with a third-party for commercial gain and took every reasonable step to keep data secure. We also put some GDPR-required Data Processing Addendums in place for all the tools we use and with customers who rely on our hosted tools.

Where to Host Your eLearning Catalog and eCommerce: AMS or LMS?

WBT Systems

But one decision often takes associations by surprise: Should you host your eLearning catalog and eCommerce on your LMS or on your association management system (AMS)? First, we’ll explain why integration is advisable and then we’ll explore some issues you need to consider before deciding where to host your eLearning catalog and eCommerce. The big decision: where to host your eLearning catalog and eCommerce. eLearning catalog and eCommerce hosting considerations.

Three key takeaways from our “A platform approach to productivity” event


To share more about how Teams will power enterprises and their employees from anywhere, Vitalyst was pleased to host David Totten, Mircosoft’s Chief Technology Officer for the U.S. Partner Ecosystem, for this event “ The future of teamwork: A platform approach to productivity.”

6 Ways Digitally-Enabled Learning Improves Productivity


“According to i4cp surveys, improving employee productivity is one of the most important people-management issues, with almost 9 out of 10 participants predicting that the issue will grow in importance over the next decade.”. Can digitally-enabled learning improve workplace productivity? If business needs are aligned with what we want from our jobs (our intrinsic motivation), then our productivity flourishes.

Watch the Advanced User Management feature launch! [On-Demand Webinar]


Watch the launch event below to understand how Advanced User Management gives you the flexibility and security you need to work at scale; hosted by Chief Product Officer, Simon Greany and Product Manager Ian Booth. . Customer training Product Product Updates

10+ Jaw-Dropping Black Friday & Cyber Monday Deals on WordPress Products 2020

The Be-all and End-all Guide to Creating a Supreme LearnDash LMS

Since most of the businesses had a tough year, this time, we’ve decided to go all out and early with Amazingly never-seen-before Deals on all our premium WordPress products!!! WisdmLabs offers a number of great WordPress products that can add value and scale your business to the next level leading to an increase in sales and profits. Un-compromised performance with various discount deals including, BOGO, user-based discount, product based discount, bulk discount, and more.

How Cloud Servers work and their Benefits?


Website hosting has taken huge steps and cloud hosting is a very common term looking for hosting services. Cloud hosting uses the network, storage and virtual hardware from a cloud vendor. Big organizations are opting for cloud hosting for its easy interface.

Corporate Training Trends: How Employees Can Reach Productivity Goals

Designing Digitally

In the right training environment, employees will meet productivity goals and advance the business so it can meet its initiatives and objectives. Title: Go to the cloud Description: If the learning management system isn’t already hosted on the cloud, consider the benefits of making the switch. For example, data security, once a significant detractor of moving to the cloud, is no longer a threat. Corporate Training Trends That’ll Keep You at the Top of Your Game!

7 Reasons LearnDash Is the Best LMS for Developers


As a self-hosted LMS, you have full control over your content and website architecture. We’ve discussed in the past the various downsides to hosted LMSs , such as Udemy, Teachable, and Thinkific. Here’s another problem with hosted LMSs: you’re limited by their development schedule.

10 Key Benefits of Adopting Cloud Computing for Businesses

Hurix Digital

Most organizations with on-premise software struggle with the higher lead time between the decision to implement the product and when the user starts using it. Better Security. These offsite servers offer stringent security measures to prevent any form of data breach.

Top 5 Cloud Management Challenges And Tips to Overcome Them

Hurix Digital

While the cloud offers a lot of advantages, establishing an efficient enterprise cloud management strategy requires not only time and resources but also brings in a host of challenges in cloud computing that comes with the process. . Security and Privacy . Security configurations.

Top 6 Cornerstone Alternatives and Cornerstone Competitors in 2020!


With single sign-on security and double encryption, CourseMill is safe for your learners to access courses in their preferred devices and locations. . . Hosted on Amazon cloud, it integrates with 100+ Softwares , right from top CRMs to CMSs and is rich in features and easy to use UI.

Next generation of mobile IT solidifies as Apple announces products


Next generation of mobile IT solidifies as Apple announces products. These products are set to become business standbys rather than just personal devices. A host of journalists recently descended on Apple headquarters to hear all about the company's latest products, followed intently by gadget fanciers and CIOs around the world. Today's business world has carved out a significant role for technology that was once considered the domain of consumers.

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