Learning Experience Portals?

Clark Quinn

Ie, it includes the need for a portal. When I ask audiences “how many of you have portals in your org”, everyone raises their hands. HR, product, sales, they all have their own portals. A user-centered way of organizing portals makes sense then. Federate the portal and search over all the sources of resources, not some subset. However, if I’m right, I think Learning Experience Platform isn’t the right term, really they’re portals.

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Top 10 LMS portals

Ed App

A Learning Management System (LMS) portal is a portal that is designed for administrators and content creators to create, distribute, and manage training content. Companies use LMS portals from their servers or the cloud to administer training courses and tests to their employees.


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Looking Beyond an Open Source LMS to Deploy your Training Content

Origin Fractal LXP

Are you looking to migrate to a new LMS from your existing open source LMS? In this blog post, we will touch upon the following topics: About open source LMS and proprietary learning delivery platforms. Open Source LMSs . Migration of Content from Open Source LMSs.

Podcast 22: Launching a Learning Portal – With DirectEmployers Association

Talented Learning

That was the goal when the DirectEmployers Association (DE) envisioned its new learning portal, DE Academy. Join me as I talk with DE Executive Director, Candee Chambers and VP of Membership Engagement, Jen Bernhardt about how they’ve created a modern learning portal that will grow with their organization’s needs. That’s why we just launched DE Academy , a learning portal that provides digital access to our expertise, on-demand.

Why an Open Source LMS Isn’t Always the Best Option

Association eLearning

You’re shopping for an LMS and behold FREE OPEN SOURCE LMS pops up. Free and open source. Well hold the phone because if it sounds too good to be true, it’s because open source isn’t all it claims to be. Yes, it sounds like a good idea, but if you own a business or run an association, you might want to think twice about open source. What does open source mean? Open source means that the source code for the software is accessible and editable.

Elearning portals: Wider learning reach, quicker business impact


With learning needing to be accessed in many ways, by many people, could using an elearning portal instead be a more simple, quicker solution for learning distribution? What is an elearning portal? . Why use an elearning portal? But, which portal is right for me?

5 Reasons Why You Need an eLearning Portal and 5 Steps to Build it

Hurix Digital

The idea that an eLearning portal caters only to students seeking out distance learning avenues is a thing of the past. Here is a detailed lowdown on why and how businesses across industry verticals can make the most of this asset: Benefits of eLearning Portals.

Future Of Flash Is Open Source

Upside Learning

Adobe, recently announced moving their open-source development to Sourceforge. Looks like a desire to speed up their open-source development around the Flash platform. The new portal called Open@Adobe will hold Adobe’s open source projects in coming days. We advocate the need of openness at Adobe especially for their Flash runtimes. Although Adobe has a range of open-source projects they haven’t yet fully “opened” both the Flash runtimes.

CAS eLearning Portal for CME

Association eLearning

There were also many time-consuming, manual processes, including manual verification of non-members and double login to the education portal from CAS’s website. For the first time, CAS has total control over their eLearning portal. The Knowledge Direct Med Message Center also opens the doors of communication between members, CAS staff, and course instructors like never before. Download the CAS Medical Learning Management System Case Study as a PDF.

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Top 8 FREE Open Source LMSs

eLearning 24-7

I already have spoke ad naseum about the pros and cons of any free open source platform, so my criteria on what I feel are the best 10 free open source systems are presented below. The reason I state “free” open source, is because “open source” itself is not necessarily free. I’m not talking about your customization of it, rather that with some companies they charge for you to use their open source code.

The Content or the LMS? Which Comes First?

Association eLearning

It’s pretty looking but frustrating every time you open it. You need both. Without content the LMS is an empty cookie jar. Then again, content without an intuitive platform for delivery is a treasure hunt, often without a treasure map to guide you. But wait, don’t order yet, there’s more. Before EITHER the content or LMS is considered, it is important to step back and think: Who am I providing this content for and why do they need it? What can I offer that is both relevant and unique?

A Complete Training Portal for Multi-device Mobile Learners

CommLab India

Early training portal technologies were training-centric where learners had to configure their systems according to the training format and therefore, it was difficult and expensive to deliver training in various formats. Your training portal should be accessible on all these browsers. All these factors need to be considered to ensure the training portal works on all of them. Your training portal should be able to deliver the same in both formats.

Learning Management Systems and You

Association eLearning

Those courses will get a lot more traffic there than if they sit on your desktop in a seldom-opened folder labeled “conference stuff.”. People always want to know how their association could benefit from a Learning Management System (LMS). To help explain, let me present a little scenario. Johnson!” Your boss calls to you. Assuming your last name is Johnson, otherwise insert your name here). “I’ve I’ve got some great news!

Where Have All the Learning Portals Gone?

CLO Magazine

Fifteen years ago, the learning field thought the learning portal was going to be a powerful tool to drive employee performance improvement. Now when I look around, it is hard to find the 2016 “All Star” learning portal. What happened to the magical learning portals of our dreams? While they may have to sign in, many systems allow for embedded login, skipping the need to go to a portal page. Learning Delivery employee performance learning portal

LMS and Learning Portal Directory Plus HTML5 Course

eLearning 24-7

Latest: 303 LMS & Learning Portal Vendors. 28 free open source vendors – on 2nd tab. Learning Portals. Again, a learning portal can achieve this – i.e. by you incorporating APIs, mashups or some component of such with code and you are using as a back end a CMS. Please download it and not just open up open in your window. e-learning elearning LMS Open Source e-learning vendors HTML5 learning portal Trends E-Learn Info elearning vendors

LINGOs Releases Last Mile Learning Open Portal by News Editor

Learning Solutions Magazine

LINGOs, a not-for-profit consortium that focuses on enabling international humanitarian relief and development organizations to share their learning resources and experiences, invites the international development community to access free learning resources. Blended Learning Globalization Training Strategies Virtual Classrooms

CMS: An Alternative to a LMS for those who seek Portals or Communities

eLearning 24-7

While the race is on for people to get LMSs and LCMSs, there are some people who either do not want or need a LMS/LCMS, but want to create a learning community or more often, some type of portal – intranet or internet. They may call it a “learning portal&# or “training or knowledge portal&# or whatever. And, with the costs of a LCMS or even some CMSs, you might want to seek out the open source – FREE way.

Saffron Interactive’s learning portal named on Top 20 Watch List

Saffron Interactive

Saffron Interactive has been named as ‘one to watch’ on this year’s Learning Portal Companies Watch List. Training Industry has recognised Saffron and its open source LMS, Saffron Grow, as.

Open Source LMS

Tony Karrer

I had previously written about Low Cost LMS and Rapid Learning Management Systems , but I receive an inquiry from someone who had a very constrained budget and wanted to build an eLearning Portal. Because of their very limited budget, I suggested they dive into more depth looking at open source LMS products. To help get that started, I looked at eLearning Learning and found some pretty good sources around LMS / Open Source and Learning Management System / Open Source.

Top Open-Source LMS in 2020 to enhance your learning experience


One of the best choices is to run open-source LMS first to have a wide view of its capacities. Let’s take a look at some of the top open-source LMS out there. Open-source Learning Management Systems have become extremely popular in recent years, but what does open source mean?

A step by step guide to set up your corporate training TalentLMS portal


We have created this guide for all those HR & training managers out there who have been assigned the task of setting up their corporate training portal, whether that’s for compliance, onboarding or general on-the-job training. We’ve named this a meta-guide as it packages much of our already-produced knowledge into a neat, step-by-step reference resource for starting your corporate training TalentLMS portal out. 2) Customizing your portal.

Pros and cons: proprietary, open-source, and cloud-based LMS


Plus, the source code is not made available to clients, which means that customizing your internal learning portal is closer to a dream than to reality. Open-source LMS. Open-source learning platforms revolutionized the business education arena by focusing on teaching and pedagogy on top of the technical proper functioning of the system. An open-source LMS is easy to use and also customizable. An open-source LMS is built by a collaborative community.

LMS and Learning Portal Directory Plus HTML5 Course

eLearning 24-7

Latest: 303 LMS & Learning Portal Vendors. 28 free open source vendors – on 2nd tab. Learning Portals. Again, a learning portal can achieve this – i.e. by you incorporating APIs, mashups or some component of such with code and you are using as a back end a CMS. Please download it and not just open up open in your window. Vendors are listed from all over the world.

EMEA Reporter: Know It All: A Portal for MOOCs by Nic Laycock

Learning Solutions Magazine

The massive online open course, or MOOC, is a somewhat controversial development in tertiary education. launched MOOC portal. At a recent conference in Athens, it was a hot topic among delegates discussing the impact of the global. economic crisis on national education systems. Nic Laycock was there, and has this report on a recently. Design Strategies Emerging Topics Training Strategies

Top Open Source Learning Management Systems

Designing Digitally

There are many benefits involved with choosing an open source learning management system (lms) for your educational needs; starting with the ability to fully customize the software to your organization’s needs without having to purchase expensive licenses. With minimal risk involved, it is really hard to go wrong with any of the open source learning management systems listed below. Need more information about open source LMS systems or help narrowing the choices down even further?

Corporate University Week Opening Keynote: Verizon Wireless & Bellevue U Collaboration

Learning Visions

These are my live blogged notes from the opening session. Created a co-branded web portal to get more details and how to enroll. I’m at IQPC’s Corporate University Week in Orlando, Florida. Unlike the typical elearning conferences I go to where we’re talking a lot about practice, this one is focused at a more strategic level. Leadership is the word. It’s small and cozy – about 16 vendors (of which we’re one) – and about 150 attendees.

Open 24/7: get quality new courses anytime with TalentLMS’ Marketplace


Considering all the work needed to design, write and put together such a course on your own, even the higher priced courses are an absolute bargain for enterprise training use — and doubly so if you’re running an eLearning portal that’s reselling those courses to students. Of course, our Marketplace is not just open for content buyers, but for content providers too.

Open Source and Free: Mobile Learning Tools, M-Learning Systems, SCORM

eLearning 24-7

Below is a list of various open source and free tools including: m-learning, testing web pages in browsers, mobile learning systems, SCORM and the lame PENS (IMO). mBusiness Learning System - collaboration between e-learning and mobile learning system.This system has the following components: vendor management, learning management, content management, portal management, and mobile client application system.

Open Source and Free: Mobile Learning Tools, M-Learning Systems, SCORM

eLearning 24-7

Below is a list of various open source and free tools including: m-learning, testing web pages in browsers, mobile learning systems, SCORM and the lame PENS (IMO). mBusiness Learning System - collaboration between e-learning and mobile learning system.This system has the following components: vendor management, learning management, content management, portal management, and mobile client application system.

2010 LMS Products of the Year

eLearning 24-7

I include Learning Portals, LCMSs, as part of the mix. Open Source Systems – That have to be 100% free to be considered. Open Source LMS of the Year. Emerging Technology LMS/Learning Portal Vendor of the Year. A learning portal has replaced them, because they back end is either a LMS – which with APIs or added open source code can include CMS capabilities, OR the back end is a CMS or a mashup of one. LMS Products of the Year 2010.

Dimdim Meeting Portal : 3.0.0 Beta

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

Dimdim Meeting Portal : 3.0.0 Open is the future Beta Originally uploaded by Brent Schlenker Yeah! I got my invite to the dimdim beta. Moodle + DimDim = Very cool learning management, development, delivery for the little guys. No more million dollar contracts, but all the functionality and then some.

Questions to Ask Client References Before Selecting Your LMS

Association eLearning

Ask open ended questions? Selecting an LMS can be a very involved process. First you have to understand the requirements of multiple stakeholders. What do the users need? What does the administrator need? What kind of reporting is required to monitor content use? Once you have narrowed the list of vendors that seem to fit your needs, watched demos to see the Learning Management System functionality, and narrowed the field, then comes the reference checking.

The Winners List: Learning Locker® Open Source Awards 2019

HT2 Labs

Highlighting innovation and creativity amongst users of both Open Source and Enterprise editions of the Learning Locker® LRS, the first year of the Awards proved popular with learning analytics enthusiasts from a diverse range of industries and disciplines. The design and creation of this learning program, was driven by a simple, yet powerful learning portal “add-on” using xAPI and the Learning Locker® LRS as the supporting technologies.

APIs and Mashups r ur new ABCs for E-Learning

eLearning 24-7

Open Architecture. APIs are open source code, so that developers (inc. Google code is open source code, so you can manipulate. Here is just a few of ones I like, that are unique and you could use in your LMS/LCMS/CMS, Learning Portal (caveat: your vendor must be able to accept APIs, otherwise it won’t work). Again, either incorporate into your LMS/LCMS/CMS or your learning portal.

Upgraded LMS Directory- More Vendors, New Add-ons!

eLearning 24-7

List does not include Open Source – FREE LMS vendors which are posted elsewhere on the site. Tags: E-Learn Info LCMS LMS e-learning e-learning vendors hosted learning portal social learning social media elearning learing portal My latest LMS/LCMS directory provides a wealth of new information on 242 vendors. New columns – Does the vendor offer a trial? What social media platforms does the vendor use?

Social Learning – What’s the Point? Time to turn the tables on the naysayers

eLearning 24-7

I believe this is very possible, because regardless of the generation, people want easy, they want fast and if they could do a lot of things in a system for example, rather than having multiple windows open, they would do it. Opens up learning, and makes your solution a one stop service. LMS/LCMS/Learning Portal (commercial or free), e-readers, any mobile device(i.e. What’s the point?

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "New JKO Portal to Offer Joint Online Training" (Defense Link News)

Mark Oehlert

» April 29, 2007 "New JKO Portal to Offer Joint Online Training" (Defense Link News) Now I was a very small part of this large and talented team but it is nice to occasionally be able to share with folks the end result of what I have been working on for several months (although none of you can get to the military side unless you have AKO accounts) but anyway.you can see the new public side to the whole serious games discussion (and hopefully participate in it) here.

Top 6 Cornerstone Alternatives and Cornerstone Competitors in 2020!


With robust configuration options, administrators can customize users’ portals to meet unique needs. An acronym for Modular Objective Oriented Dynamic Learning Environment, Moodle is an open-source learning management system that helps businesses support their education and training needs.

What’s hurting the LMS market

eLearning 24-7

True, people are selecting open source systems, and for the majority of them, it is Moodle. Here is the thing, what these vendors fail to understand is these markets are selecting open source solutions, often for the following. Craig Weiss e-learning e-learning vendors elearning elearning 24/7 learning portal LMS craig weiss E-Learning 24/7 learning management systemsThe LMS market is strong.

E-Learning End Users Have Spoken – time for the industry to listen

eLearning 24-7

In an upcoming webinar, that I am presenting and in a blog post – coming soon, that streaming media will have a positive impact on e-learning courses and capabilities, opening a greater immersion capability then ever seen before in the industry.