LMSs, TMs and HCMs
MARCH 16, 2012
SumTotal is calling their product a Human Capital Management system. Oracle then followed suit by acquiring SuccessFactors who had acquired Plateau in the past. Oracle in short fashion soon made an announcement that employee recruitment, training and management tools would merge with Fusion, which is a Human Capital management software. And now a brief announcement: Shocking news!
Profile of a learning architect: Bill Sawyer
Clive on Learning
AUGUST 2, 2011
Bill Sawyer, who works in curriculum development within the highly-technical and fast-moving environment of Oracle. Bill is currently Senior Manager of Applications Technology Curriculum for Oracle, based in Orlando, Florida.
Top 5 ELearning Development Programs
MARCH 23, 2014
Personally, most of my experience has been with the Adobe and Articulate products. For example, when it comes to software simulations, I am a big fan of User Productivity Kit by Oracle.
Vitalize Your Online Training Programs with Videos
JANUARY 10, 2017
Giants such as Microsoft and Oracle reported substantial savings in training costs after they started using videos as part of their training initiatives. Oracle saved over $10 million by replacing a single, annual in-person event for its entire sales staff with on-demand videos. .
More Employee-centric Talent Management in 2017
DECEMBER 12, 2016
A workplace where that is not a priority is likely one where teams work in siloes and lack clear communication, which inhibits productivity.
Top 50 LMS Report for 2016 – What you need to know (criteria, approach, and yeah some vendors)
NOVEMBER 3, 2015
I identify the Big Dogs as SumTotal by Skillsoft (yes, that is the actual name), Cornerstone OnDemand, Saba, SucessFactors and Oracle Taleo (although, I ask myself who is using this and if you still are why?). Oracle Taleo – Seriously, either overhaul this thing or dump it and torch it. I feel bad for the folks who were learn.com, then thought Taleo would improve it, then Oracle. And BTW, nearly every LMS can interface with Oracle products.
#HRTECH Learning Vendors Preview – Who to see and who to avoid
OCTOBER 14, 2015
Between the two systems, I am leaning more towards LMS365, just because I honestly believe it has a future in the SharePoint space much more so than their other product (nothing against it, but…). I’m not sure why they “appear” as separate products on their site. HCM product all the way, but learning is offered. Oracle Taleo. Anyway, the product is dated. Welcome, welcome all!
The 70:20:10 L&D Model for Developing a High-Performing Workforce
SEPTEMBER 6, 2013
Some of the most successful products from Google such as Google News, Google Earth, and Google Local were employee-initiated projects unrelated to its core business! “Too many teachers see education as preparing kids for the past, not the future.” ” ~ Marc Prensky.
How do you measure how training creates value? – The 7 learning principles
JULY 22, 2016
Phillips identifies several intangibles: leadership, innovation, creativity, teamwork, quality of service, reputation, intellectual capital… which happen to be some of the key values of companies such as Coca Cola, Boeing, Oracle and Novartis.
LMS Integration: The Learning Ecosystem
MAY 12, 2016
Do customers renew at a higher rate, or buy complementary products when trained vs. untrained? The most common integrations of this type are with Oracle, SAP, Infor and Lawson.
Gamification: How Gamification Benefits Corporate Learning
SEPTEMBER 6, 2016
Game-based support applications for Oracle, SAP and other companies are an integral part of most company-wide implementation programs. Organizations have realized the benefits of gamification and its role in enhancing productivity, and are embracing it. .
Why Use WordPress For ELearning
JANUARY 28, 2015
I remember working with Moodle, Oracle LMS, modified versions of eFront, and homegrown systems developed from scratch. At some point though, too much of this thought pattern can disrupt productivity.
Why MOODLE Is the Best Course Management Software
JANUARY 31, 2017
Today, most course management software products come with enhanced learning management capabilities that enable firms to track learner progress, assess learners online, and generate reports to evaluate the effectiveness of training.
A Powerful Tool to Gain a Competitive Edge: How Webcor uses Snagit
AUGUST 14, 2014
Their projects include the San Francisco General Hospital, the Museum of Modern Arts, Oracle Headquarters, and many others. Webcor is just one example of how Snagit and TechSmith products are helping organizations of all types accelerate teamwork, reduce costs, and speed time to market.
Profile of a learning architect: Julie Wedgwood
Clive on Learning
SEPTEMBER 4, 2011
A bi-product of creating this e-learning was that it could also be used by other professionals that needed to understand and use the same healthcare systems. Throughout my book The New Learning Architect I take time out to look at real-life examples of great learning architects in action.
Why MOODLE Is the Most Widely Used LMS
SEPTEMBER 21, 2016
The developers of MOODLE provide full access to its code and do not charge users if they use their product for non-commercial purposes. MOODLE can be integrated with various enterprise platforms such as SAP, Oracle, Workday, SalesForce, and SugarCRM and so on. .
The LMS Meets 2017: Top 15 Learning Tech Predictions
JANUARY 9, 2017
Trying to proactively dislodge Cornerstone, SumTotal, Saba, SuccessFactors or Oracle as a business model is a fool’s errand. 5 Productized Integrations Bring Plug-In Access to Technology Ecosystems.
JANUARY 27, 2016
The changes they make to their products which are truly innovative and new are simple and relatively small. Then what happened at Oracle? Progress can seem like a scary thing sometimes. It can mean that the things we’re comfortable with are suddenly pulled out from under us.
#10 to #1 LMSs of 2012
DECEMBER 12, 2012
Their product is more geared towards a human capital management system, especially with the BizX Suite. If this is something you are looking for – i.e. a HCM, then they are the ones to go with – over Cornerstone, Oracle-Taleo, SumTotal and alike.
Adobe Flash and the Danger of Zero Day Exploits
AUGUST 12, 2015
Adobe, Microsoft and Oracle (for an unrelated – but serious – set of Java vulnerabilities) rushed out patches in an attempt to close these security holes and protect their users.
Hello from Our New VP of Partnerships and Distribution Strategy
OCTOBER 2, 2014
Innovative companies such as SuccessFactors / SAP , Taleo / Oracle , Saba , SilkRoad are enabling companies to deeply integrate employee learning and skill development with other aspects of Human Resource Management (and generating billions of dollars of value in the process).
5 E-Learning Forecasts for 2012
DECEMBER 20, 2011
Product training becomes real – they interact, engage and see it in real time, rather than a static experience. These vendors, I believe will consist of: Vendors who offer an authoring tool or game sim and will develop additional product lines tied to Augmented Reality. For vendors creating standalone apps for the masses on a variety of offerings or new product lines, costs will need to be significantly lower, otherwise it will not be successful.
B2B Top Five LMSs
JULY 17, 2014
Resellers who are part of your business learning network – maybe you provide them courses on how to sell your product. If you want to find more details on the information about each of these vendors including their profile information, then feel free to purchase my report , it contains all – as the Oracle of Delphi would say, oh wait, that is sees all, never mind. I admit I love lists.
2016 LMS Market Trends, Observations and Predictions
JANUARY 12, 2016
The behemoth TM providers such as Oracle or SuccessFactors devalued the LMS when they incorporated their LMSs into broader HR software suites and took their foot off the innovation accelerator. The 2016 LMS market is not what you think.
Channel Learning and Business Success: Can Your LMS Connect the Dots?
SEPTEMBER 15, 2016
This includes companies like Dell, Oracle, Honeywell, AT&T, Saver and Stanley. Brett Strauss: When you rely on external businesses to help sell your product, you’re basically putting your brand in the hands of somebody who doesn’t work under your roof.
Authoring Tool Market – What I am seeing
MARCH 20, 2013
From an interaction (listed as interactivity) to a feature within the product. In just the past month, I have seen quite a few vendors add this capability in their product – and for the most part they are all RCAT products. How hard is it to offer such a capability within your product? Well some vendors have more than 15 come with their product. You would think this has always been a standard with authoring tool products – but you would be wrong.
Give User Adoption the Respect it Deserves | Social Learning Blog
MAY 16, 2011
Whether you’re implementing SAP, one of the many Oracle products, or the latest Business Intelligence tool, user resistance, misaligned business processes and lack of user skill and understanding are most commonly at the root of most failed technology initiatives.
The Cornerstone Effect
OCTOBER 13, 2014
Similar thoughts are often associated with SumTotal (although they have vastly improved their UI, but they do see themselves at least from my take, and even through a Google search as a HCM, especially after the acquisition by Skillsoft), SuccessFactors, Oracle Learn, Saba, Kenexa and a few others. It can make or break any product. Bring up how your product does this and that and without saying the brand Apple, people already associate it with Apple. .
How to have a Happy Ending to Your ERP System Implementation Story
NOVEMBER 12, 2012
Implementing an ERP system – whether it’s SAP, Oracle eBusiness Suite, Microsoft Dynamics AX – is a big, hairy deal. I’ve seen week-long SAP training courses covering over 100 procedures for people who plan and scheduled production in a manufacturing plant.
LMS Satisfaction Features and Barriers
SEPTEMBER 20, 2007
Several of the LMS vendors appear more than once, such as Oracle. Most of the time (as is the case with Oracle) these are different products. I know the folks from CornerStone and their product does some really interesting things. Oracle iLearning Oracle 4 8.25
Top 10 Cloud myths busted, pt. 2
AUGUST 11, 2015
Installation, updates, security and backups are all taken care for them by the SaaS / Cloud vendor, enabling them to be more productive, competitive and cost efficient. Mythology. We use to think of it as something ancient societies did.
A peak under eFront’s hood
JANUARY 5, 2015
If you’re reading this you’re either evaluating eFront (or eFrontPro, our revamped, flagship product) or you have already joined the ranks of those who use it and love it.
The Season for Giving Helpful Tips – November Must Reads
WalkMe Training Station
NOVEMBER 27, 2016
We are always looking for the most productive way to get our work done, but that sometimes means adding a lot of stress to our lives. This article gives 3 essential tips to skip the stress while still providing a productive workflow. Your HR department always puts their best foot forward and makes sure that they hire the best employees that will be a right fit for the company, they also put employee engagement as a top priority to ensure maximum productivity.
2015 Talented Learning LMS Vendor Award Recipients
NOVEMBER 18, 2015
Oracle acquired Taleo who had acquired Learn.com and the list goes on. The cloud enables new LMS vendors to create and support one product that all customers use providing economies of scale in research, customer support and required investment capital.