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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Scorm vs Tin Can (xAPI)

Elucidat

Whilst SCORM is the most widely used elearning standard, xAPI opens up a wealth of opportunity for tracking, personalizing and improving learning experiences. We take a look at how they compare… Both SCORM and Tin Can – now more commonly known as xAPI – are communications protocols for tracking learning related activity. But, the extent and flexibility to which they SCORM and xAPI are able to do this differs significantly. xAPI can help!

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4 examples of using xAPI for more effective learning

Elucidat

xAPI is a game changer. In this blog we take a closer look at what xAPI is and share some real-world examples of xAPI in action. What is xAPI? The Experience API, commonly referred to as xAPI or Tin-Can enables the recording, tracking, personalizing and improving of learning activity, both on and offline. If you care about supporting real learning that’s truly people-centered , then you should consider xAPI as a way of measuring it!

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What is XAPI And How Should You Use It?

KnowledgeAnywhere

It’s called xAPI. What is XAPI? xAPI allows for deeper tracking of learning. xAPI also makes it easy for learning and development teams to see self-directed learning in action. The “x” in xAPI stands for experience and represents this software’s ability to capture learning experiences which was not always possible. How is xAPI different from SCORM? What are the benefits of xAPI? How to use xAPI.

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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?

SCORM vs. Tin Can xAPI: A simple guide to everything you need to know

Plume - e-learning & learning management systems

What is xAPI? Unlike SCORM, xAPI isn’t limited to learning management systems. It can also integrate with other platforms recording and tracking data from Sales CRMs, offline assessments and CMS, giving you insights into training efficacy and employee performance. Differences between SCORM and xAPI. Offline activity tracking. xAPI far out-performs SCORM and is more likely to be future proof as you expand on your training and build your platform.

LRS - Learning Record Store - xAPI - What is it?

Designing Digitally

The information gathered by an LRS system is derived as a direct outcome of a type of learning experience that occurs in other processes, which are designed to support the Experience Application Performing Interface (xAPI). xAPI was previously known as the Tin Can API. The format and processing technology integrated by xAPI to record data and information pertaining to different learning experiences is highly precise and intricately flexible.

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What to Expect in a Channel Partner LMS

Talented Learning

If you’re responsible for your company’s sales partner performance , I bet you agree that channel education involves a very special set of technology considerations. Keep in mind that sales partners have the freedom to be fickle – especially if they represent products from multiple companies. If you don’t offer instant access to relevant content that’s packed with value, sales partners aren’t likely to show up or come back.

Why You Don’t Need Custom LMS Development (And What to Use Instead)

Zunos

Imported using standard SCORM or xAPI packages. This is because Bigtincan regularly syncs with the LMS and repositories it pulls assets from to provide the content offline, and display the latest version of every resource at all times. Sales Enablement

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. For example, let’s say a sales manager wants to create a quick video for their reps going over how to pitch a new product line.

What is a Learning Record Store (LRS) ?

Meridian

According to xAPI.com, a Learning Record Store (LRS) is the heart of any xAPI ecosystem. If you are not sure what an xAPI ecosystem is, please check out our previous blog on this subject here. Essentially, xAPI-enabled applications generate metadata in the form of ‘statements.’ and many other offline real-world experiences that a learner may encounter. What training is utilized by our most effective sales reps? Download our new report, The xAPI Experience today!

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Learning Management System – LMS

Ed App

In an auto showroom, sales staff can play a game on their phones about the new features of a new model. When they are stuck in classrooms (or travelling to and from those classrooms), your realtors are not out making sales. Sales training. xAPI / TinCan. What is an LMS? .

Proud of our Talented Learning Award customers

Rustici Software

Our Rustici Engine solution helps eLogic support SCORM, AICC, xAPI and PENS within the LMS and includes support for offline SCORM support in their mobile app. NetExam is a major player LMS in the channel partner space focusing on addressing the specific needs of the global sales channel. They have integrated with Rustici Engine to support SCORM, AICC and xAPI in their application.

Tin Can API: What It Has in Store for Online Learning Environments

ProProfs

It can help you track, store, and communicate learning experiences, both offline and online, in the form of statements. Watch This Video To Know What is xAPI or Tin Can API | Features & Benefits Explained. It is a technology specification or standard that enables you to track learning activities, both online and offline, from different platforms in the form of learning experiences. Tin Can, Experience API, & xAPI: Are They Same or Different? xAPI vs SCORM.

Top 10 authoring tool in 2020 delivering engaging digital learning content

Paradiso

2004), AICC, HTML5, xAPI/TinCan , cmi5, and LTI. . This content authoring tool is specifically designed to support training for solutions such as sales onboarding, training, and knowledge sharing to help companies connect with employees.

Cheering for clients named a Top Learning System by Craig Weiss

Rustici Software

is a Sales Enablement platform that is integrated with SCORM Engine. Degreed has an integration with SCORM Cloud , which enables their customers to include SCORM and xAPI content right along side content from Lynda.com, YouTube, and many other third-party content services. #13 Blackboard has been a long time SCORM Engine customer, using Engine to handle the details around playing and tracking SCORM, AICC and xAPI content in the Learn application. #9

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Congrats to our Top Learning Systems customers

Rustici Software

They integrate with Rustici Engine to allow clients to import, launch and track SCORM and AICC content, as well as support xAPI. #14 Degreed has an integration with the SCORM Cloud API , which enables their customers to include SCORM and xAPI content right along side content from Lynda.com, YouTube, and many other third-party content services. #11 Spoke is the LMS offered by Unboxed Training & Technology, geared toward sales enablement employee training solutions.

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The definitive checklist for selecting the right partner training LMS

Docebo

As the old saying goes, you can lead a horse to water, but you can’t force it to drink (or take sales training). Think about LinkedIn: sales people use LinkedIn as instinctively as they breathe, and that’s the relationship you want them to have with their learning program and training process.

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The definitive checklist for selecting the right partner training LMS

Docebo

As the old saying goes, you can lead a horse to water, but you can’t force it to drink (or take sales training). Think about LinkedIn: sales people use LinkedIn as instinctively as they breathe, and that’s the relationship you want them to have with their learning program and training process.

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8 Things You Can Do Better With Tin Can API

ProProfs

Also popularly known as xAPI or Experience API, Tin Can API is the shared language for systems to talk to each other. This elearning specification allows data to be collected from learning experiences (online and offline both). Mobile learning, simulations, game-based learning, real-world activities, experiential learning, social learning, offline learning and collaborative learning that can be effectively communicated with xAPI.

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7 Things you need to know about LRS (Learning Record Store)

InsiderHub

The data is created as a result of some form of learning experience that takes place in other systems or processes that support the xAPI (Experience Application Performing Interface), formerly known as the Tin Can API. The format xAPI uses to record learning experiences is extremely flexible, which means the source of data can come from a mobile app, the intranet, or even an offline experience. An LRS allows you to collect data from different sources, both online and offline.

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8 Things You Can Do Better With Tin Can API

ProProfs

Also popularly known as xAPI or Experience API, Tin Can API is the shared language for systems to talk to each other. This elearning specification allows data to be collected from learning experiences (online and offline both). Mobile learning, simulations, game-based learning, real-world activities, experiential learning, social learning, offline learning and collaborative learning that can be effectively communicated with xAPI.

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Hurrah for client winners of John Leh’s Best of the Best

Rustici Software

John’s advice is based on twenty years of industry experience, having served as a trusted LMS selection and sales adviser to more than 100 learning organizations with a total technology spend of more than $65 million. eLogic uses SCORM Engine to support SCORM, AICC, xAPI and PENS. Plus they use Engine’s offline SCORM support in their mobile app. #3 Litmos was an early adopter of xAPI and is a leading SaaS based LMS.

Top 10 Authoring Tools that Deliver Engaging Learning Content

Paradiso

2004), AICC, HTML5, xAPI/TinCan , cmi5, and LTI. . This content authoring tool is specifically designed to support training for solutions such as sales onboarding, training, and knowledge sharing to help companies connect with employees.

The tech behind LXP de-mystified

Learning Pool

There is one particular, very specialized, type of API that was created specifically for learning systems, known as The Experience API, or xAPI for short. xAPI began life as an update to the widely used SCORM specification, but the ambition of its creators went way beyond that. . xAPI, on the other hand, makes it possible to record data about a wide range of learning experiences, both offline and online.

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Online Industrial Training Tools & Tech to Know About

Convergence Training

And it helps you manage training that occurs offline, in the “real world,” as well. Manually credit workers for completing training that occurred offline. Or maybe it’s practice on sales negotiations.

The 19 Best Employee Online Training Software (A Comparison Guide)

learnWorlds

LearnWorlds comes with many free resources, beautiful landing pages, and sales pages, integrations, and many other marketing features that help you successfully launch a course to boost employee development and employee engagement. Pro trainer plan: $79/month (0 fees for course sales).

The 19 Best Learning Management System (for 2021)

learnWorlds

It can be part of the talent management or onboarding process, employee training, partner training, member training, or compliance training and sometimes sales enablement. Includes marketing, affiliate, and sales tools. Cons: Has no pre-built sales funnels.

Publishing Success with Digital First Publishing – Part 2

Magic EdTech

In our first blog on the evolution of digital first publishing Publishing Success with Digital First Publishing , we discussed how the publishing industry led by decreased sales in education textbooks initially adopted a general digital first workflow. SCORM 2004, AICC, or xAPI). Course publishing choices include SCORM 1.2/2004, offline, and Web ( [link] ).

LMS Review: Docebo 7

Talented Learning

sales team to handle more sophisticated learning technology buying opportunities and RFPs, and has expanded implementation and support services staff to provide a higher level of help, guidance, expertise and ongoing support. Mobile apps with offline content support and text push notifications. Docebo’s growing sales and professional services teams can only mean more satisfied and successful customers are ahead. Downloadable apps provide offline learning capability.

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. This is a “profile” for using the xAPI specification with learning management systems. Popular eLearning content standards include SCORM, xAPI, and AICC.

Best Ways to Deliver Online Learning Courses to Employees

Hurix Digital

Besides, they also provide them access to the information they need at the time when they need it the most to close a sale or successfully complete the task at hand. Content Management : The LMS should be able to support all latest eLearning standards such as SCORM and Tin Can/xAPI. Technological advancements have made the world a global village, with people and organizations now working across geographical boundaries and time zones.

Mobile LMS: The Facts

Talented Learning

When vendors lose two or three sales opportunities because of the same lacking feature, it magically shows up on their product roadmap. Touch, swiping, offline content, location awareness, phone, camera and texting can be incorporated into various aspects of the learning process and automatically recorded in the core LMS. Download SCORM and other content to device for offline use — and sync results back to LMS. Informal learning tracking (xAPI).

Storytelling and Video Solutions at ATD TechKnowledge 2018

Videonitch

PlayerLync’s director of product management, Paul Bradley, gave a not too technical talk about xAPI and its potential. xAPI, also known as the Experience API (and also as TinCan), is the e-Learning standard that builds on SCORM but is far broader in scope. xAPI is a better choice for mobile learning, offline learning and where custom extensions might be needed. As valuable as is learning, one doesn’t want to interfere with point of sale transactions.

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

LifterLMS

Malcolm Peralty: So, 1 Million Teachers is trying to figure out how they’re going to have an offline smartphone education app using kind of WordPress LifterLMS and kind of the xAPI content that’s in, oh my God, what is it called?

10 Best Learning Software in 2020

Ed App

What’s more, it enables training, sales, service managers, and HR teams to effectively monitor training courses and plan instructor-led online courses. Spring Learn allows users to access online learning materials for any device and also in offline mode.

The 2018 eLearning Trends You Can Expect To See & What You Need To Know

eLearningMind

The Learning Industry encompasses online and offline learning from both Academic Learning and Development (L&D) at approximately $300 billion dollars per year (primary, secondary, higher learning, continuing education and trade schools) to Corporate L&D at $180 billion dollars per year. Sales of packaged, off-the-shelf content and Learning Management Systems, typical tools of self-paced learning, are projected to decline by 6.4%

Learning Management Systems for Associations: The Essentials

WBT Systems

In addition to these two there is a newer eLearning content standard known as Experience API, xAPI, or Tin Can. Being able to connect with peers, discuss challenges, and have a forum for conversation improves learner engagement among association members, whether the learning is on or offline. Collaboration can also be made an integral part of the learning experience in online or offline courses by introducing a group project as part of the assessment process.

Elearning innovation: examples, tips and technology

Elucidat

Through active participation, this audio-driven, first-person scenario helps sales staff learn by practicing in a simulated environment. Take advantage of xAPI. As a result, the use of xAPI is becoming increasingly more popular in comparison to SCORM. xAPI is a game changer. It enables the recording, tracking, personalizing and improving of learning activity, both on and offline. Here are 4 killer examples of xAPI used for more effective learning.

LMS Review: Adobe Captivate Prime

Talented Learning

Also on the administrative side, SCORM, AICC, xAPI, videos, digital documents, virtual classrooms, and instructor-led training (ILT) can be managed in one or more catalogs you can create — for internal or external audiences. Align all online and offline enterprise-wide learning initiatives to skill, upskill and reskill your employees. No volume discounts indicated, but for larger audiences, it makes sense to contact sales and attempt to negotiate.