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

LearnUpon

Moodle (Modular Object-Oriented Dynamic Learning Environment): Open source learning platform mostly implemented in education settings. One of the main benefits of open source platforms like Moodle is that they’re free and can be highly customized. Companies should be wary of the value a “free” learning platform can deliver and alert to the costs quickly accrued in maintaining, updating and supporting an LMS without a vendor.

Is Your LMS License Model Misaligned? How to Avoid Costly Mistakes

Talented Learning

In each case, we asked vendors for pricing tailored to the client’s unique usage patterns. An LMS license model depends on two key elements: 1) How a vendor calculates usage and 2) The related costs for that level of usage. If you have an existing LMS, what usage patterns are available from the past 1, 2 and 3 years for each learning audience? The cost remains the same for each active learner whether she interacts once or a thousand times.

The Ultimate Glossary of eLearning Terms

LearnUpon

One benefit of a cloud LMS is that it’s quicker and more cost-effective to install than self-hosted learning solutions. Although this movement away from Flash will generate cost and complexity for eLearning professionals, LearnUpon offers their customers a number of alternatives including support for HTML5 content delivery. MOOC (Massive Open Online Course). This is an online course aimed at unlimited participation and open access via the web. Open Source Software.