LMSs that kick ass: Learn.com

Janet Clarey

This week on the Friday series, LMSs that kick ass , I’ m pleased to feature Learn.com ’s LearnCenter system. By way of background, Learn.com’s primary customer base is corporate universities and their total number of registered ‘learners’ is reported at over 2,000,000 worldwide at several hundred organizations. So, they’re one of the big players among commercial learning management systems.

Keeping Up - April's Big Question

eLearning Cyclops

It is tough to stay on top of all the great stuff being offered out there, but the blogs and social media certainly help. Cloud Blogging Social Media Twitter Google e-Learning Cloud ComputingApril's Big Question from Learning Circuits is "How to Keep up?" This is in reference the immense and rapidly expanding technology tools. It is tough to stay on top of all the emerging tools. However, being involved in an e-learning community is a big help.

The Augmented LMS: New Life for Talent Management Learning?

Talented Learning

Old-school LMS companies (like SumTotal , Plateau , Learn.com , GeoLearning and Certpoint ) were acquired by much larger talent and HR-suite providers like SAP/SuccessFactors , Infor , Oracle and IBM. Bolted-on” (vs integral) mobile, social and commerce functionality.

LMS Vendors: U Can Survive – Innovate, Invigorate and Invent

eLearning 24-7

In the webinar, I brought up how LMS vendors were themselves perpetuating the myth of the bad things of social media (which is a necessary component of social learning), so, rather than identify the facts and data to potential clients who are concerned about social media and thus social learning, they instead do not include it in their system. Majority of employees access social media sites out of the workplace. Secondly, it is just not social networking.

Learning Systems for 2018 (#25 to #16)

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You will have a lot of filter options to choose from, from selecting Top 10, 20, 50 to functionality including Administration options (not an entire list, just several), learning environment, social, gamification, security, compliance and so forth. . Here it begins. Oh wait. Here it starts.

2010 LMS Products of the Year

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Big Dog (Saba, SumTotal, Plateau, Cornerstone OnDemand, Learn.com). Social Learning – must have social learning functionality beyond just the standards FB like page, microblog, RSS feed, upload video, follow me thing, these are systems that either advertise themselves as SLMSs or have a significant strong set of SL features. I like this system and its functionality in comparison to the other players in this space. Social Learning is limited.

#HRTECH Learning Vendors Preview – Who to see and who to avoid

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Anyway, social exists in the platform, along with a built in authoring tool and the system is SCORM course standard. . I should note that Saba is another HCM possible player, and that the majority of their customers also buy two modules (learning and performance). Social arrived late for them as well. . Welcome, welcome all! To those from HR who are new to this blog, I give a high five. To those who have been constant readers, I give a high five with a low five to boot.

Something is Going on Down there in the LMS Market

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Over 98% do not have a true HTML5 player in their system that can run a 100% pure HTML5 course – which by the way, has nothing to do with the browser agnostic pitch they make about their system being optimized for the iPad. Let’s take a brief look at a couple of recent moves: Taleo acquires Learn.com. Well, besides the players who already are what I deem pure TM vendors, a couple of new kids are entering the space (or already are in the space) to compete.

2015 Talented Learning LMS Vendor Award Recipients

Talented Learning

LMS and performance management companies started merging and then the big HR/talent players acquired them. Oracle acquired Taleo who had acquired Learn.com and the list goes on. Cloud LMS solutions are easy-to-use, modern, mobile, social and incredibly affordable.

LMSs that kick ass: Saba

Janet Clarey

Saba is a major player among corporate LMSs -you can say it’s a benchmark system. Director, Product Strategy who is responsible for Saba’s Social Media strategy about their product “ Saba Social.&#. Q: What social media tools has Saba incorporated into their LMS? A: Ben Willis- Saba has had social & collaborative capabilities in our product suite for a very long while (since 2004 and the 3.x Learn.com.

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Something is Going on Down there in the LMS Market

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Over 98% do not have a true HTML5 player in their system that can run a 100% pure HTML5 course – which by the way, has nothing to do with the browser agnostic pitch they make about their system being optimized for the iPad. Let’s take a brief look at a couple of recent moves: Taleo acquires Learn.com. Besides the players who already are what I deem pure TM vendors, a couple of new kids are entering the space (or already are in the space) to compete.