xAPI Video Profile in Resource Videos


This support includes xAPI statements to track usage. We realize that many customers cannot link to YouTube videos due to corporate policy. The post xAPI Video Profile in Resource Videos appeared first on RISC INC. Learner VTA xAPI and cmi5 Resources xAPI

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xAPI, LRS – The Interview

eLearning 24-7

xAPI and LRS (Learning Record Stores) have been in the news and frankly everywhere within the e-learning industry in the past 1.5 The name “Tin Can API” stuck around once ADL advocated to use the prototype produced out of “Project Tin Can” as the basis for the Experience API (“xAPI”). on a side note – I – me, was always told that xAPI and Tin Can are one in the same). ADL, IEEE and many people and businesses talking about this technology call it xAPI.

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What is the plan for DISC, xAPI, and ADL?


Towards the end of last year, our big announcement was the formation of the not-for-profit Consortium formed to handle the governance and address the evolution of xAPI with/for ADL. xAPI, being open-source and licensed as Apache 2.0, That’s a feature, not a bug — we licensed xAPI in this way so that it couldn’t be trapped in US DoD the way SCORM was. To make implementations of xAPI interoperable, we can’t limit the responsibility on LRSs.

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Is Your Business Data Really Worth Keeping?

Talented Learning

Data Purge Strategy vs. Policy. However, I also want to touch on the importance of a data purge policy. With a standards-based policy, you can make the purge process easier to manage consistently in the future. Here’s one clear-and-present reason why many organizations are focusing on a data purge policy. Below are a few ideas to help you develop a data purge policy: 1) Determine How Long Each Piece of Data Holds Value.

What You Need to Know: GDPR & xAPI


But what is it, and how will it affect xAPI and Learning Record Stores? Will GDPR affect xAPI and Learning Record Stores? xAPI as a specification isn't really impacted by GDPR, although GDPR will affect how it's implemented in certain situations. According to the xAPI specification , implementors are encouraged to use HTTPS-Only for secure communication, but that’s an implementation recommendation—not a requirement and has nothing to do with an actual xAPI statement.

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xAPI has become the valid standard for tracking all types of learning external to the LMS, yet I still haven’t developed a project, even a portfolio piece, using xAPI. The request was to inform and educate the population on the new policies in a quick and efficient manner.

From BAA to DoDI

Rustici Software

Rustici Software came into this from the unique perspective of understanding how our various government and military customers utilize SCORM today and the considerations and impact that adding xAPI to the Instruction would have to these organizations going forward. which allows for procurement of various tools and technologies, including xAPI and provides for additional framework around the xAPI specification to ensure conformance and consistency across implementations of the spec.

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Guardian of the Coast

CLO Magazine

Brignoni’s team found that these auditors are expected to understand thousands of policies and to be on top of constantly evolving shipboard and port technologies. “It xAPI is Changing Everything. A key outcome of this partnership has been the Coast Guard’s adoption of Experience API (xAPI), which is a specification that organizations can use to collect data about a wide range of learning experiences that individuals have completed.

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Why experiential learning is so important in the workplace


Having all company policies, handbooks and other such files in the same place and sharing them with employees will help improve overall productivity costs. The answer has three names: xAPI, or Experience API, or Tin Can API. In fact, the answer is the integration of xAPI within a company’s learning management system. For more about xAPI, check out How xAPI makes personalized learning possible.

Learning Management System – LMS

Ed App

Competition means that policy changes are happening constantly. An important part of onboarding new employees includes teaching them which policies are available and what each contains. xAPI / TinCan. What is an LMS? . LMS stands for Learning Management System.

Are You an ISD, a Business Process Engineer, or Both? by Andy Johnson, Steve Foreman, Craig Wiggins and Peter Berking

Learning Solutions Magazine

When human performance problems have their root causes in broken business processes, missing policies, inadequate. Here is a fictitious scenario that illustrates how to use xAPI to optimize the work environment. standards, or poorly designed systems, training alone (including eLearning) may not be an effective solution. The Experience. API can help in these cases. Design Strategies Development Strategies Emerging Topics Management Professional Development

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Standard Options Apply


This post is for vendors, developers and implementers of the Experience API and for anyone who may one day create something with xAPI. The choices made soon will ultimately impact what you will be able to do with xAPI 3, 5 and 20 years from now. This has me reflecting deeply about what kind of future with xAPI we need to enable. However, we have to also be mindful of the billions of dollars to be invested in xAPI going forward. xAPI is about data interoperability.

Taking cmi5 adoption further by developing a Conformance Test Suite

Rustici Software

Over the years, our folks have participated in the working groups for, and the development of, standards as ubiquitous as SCORM, as forgotten as RTWS, and more recently xAPI. In 2010, we were awarded a Broad Agency Announcement (BAA) from ADL to modernize SCORM Communication, an effort that became known as Project Tin Can, and ultimately xAPI. This initiative will remove the barrier to entry and obstacles that the DoD and many organizations face when adopting xAPI and cmi5.

2018 eLearning Predictions: Updated Hype Curve

Web Courseworks

The Army Research Laboratory in Orlando, Florida (the Silicon Valley of simulation), is, a source tells us, leaning toward specifying xAPI (see below) as the standard for LMS-simulator communication. xAPI: It is eerie how xAPI has exactly followed the hype curve. At the peak of inflated expectations, xAPI was hyped as “next generation SCORM.” In other words, we are in a period when SCORM and xAPI will co-exist simultaneously.

Establishing an eLearning Solution within your Organization

ICS Learning

Various forms of content (policies, presentation, handbooks, facilitator/participant guides, etc.) A number of integrated SCORM/LMS and xAPI/LRS products are available and growing, allowing for an ideal elearning solution for most any organizational requirement. All types of training have their strengths and weaknesses; the best approach is often dictated by the purpose, need, environment, and overall situation.

Is it time to replace SCORM? A Look at Emerging Learning Technologies

Growth Engineering

Here’s the case for making the change to xAPI, LRS and cm15. It describes how xAPI tracks learners’ experiences whenever or wherever they happen. Benefits of xAPI. xAPI is super flexible because the software specification can be embedded within almost any technology you can think of, from your traditional LMS to smartphones and video games. In this way, you can use xAPI to create a full picture of your learners’ behaviours, preferences and goals.

The Community Responds


A fourth standard to cover retention policy, privacy, protection, access, delegation and security. If stakeholders in the current xAPI specification group are involved in standardization through IEEE, then they will be the best hedge against breaking current implementations. I hoped in my last post that the community would indeed respond with ideas, insights, opinions and concerns.

What is eLearning?


Whether you want to use eLearning to keep your employees up to date on company policies, or to help your customers better understand your product, there are a number of eLearning methods you can use. Over the past couple of years, xAPI has become the popular new standard for delivering online training. xAPI is often described as the next evolution of SCORM, as it has redefined some of the fundamental practices of tracking learning experiences.

12 Best Learning Content Management System Software for Enterprise Companies


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. Supports SCORM and xAPI imports so you can easily bring over your current trainings.

GDPR came and went: how it impacted our products

Rustici Software

Of course we went through the normal process of evaluating our company-wide privacy policy and made some small changes. We’ve participated in Safe Harbor and Privacy Shield certifications in the past, which guided our existing policies. Nevertheless, we tweaked some internal policies and improved our stance. While SCORM Cloud does not capture much, we do capture First Name, Last Name, Email Address, Quiz and Assessment Data, as well as xAPI Statements.

7 Mobile Learning Facts L&D Managers Should Know

Obsidian Learning

Does your company encourage a bring your own device (BYOD) policy or if everyone is issued a company phone? The new CMI-5 standard with xAPI allows us to launch and track content without necessarily using an LMS. With SCORM, we have been able to only track learning experiences from the LMS, but xAPI has changed that model. Learning can happen anywhere, and xAPI lets us track it. Photo by NordWood Themes on Unsplash.

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The (Not So) Curious case of Corporate eLearning


Whatever your profession be out of these, I am sure what takes up most (or at least half) of your time is, finding out ways and means to train your employees on existing and sometimes new processes, policies or technologies. When our Human Resources (HR) department launched their sexual harassment policy (I am talking of about three years back), they had classroom sessions for all employees in batches, where they informed everyone about the policy and the implications it would have.

L&D Spotlight: How Visa & Verizon built learning ecosystems with LMSs


Watershed)—which then translates that data into xAPI so it can be used alongside data from systems with native xAPI implementations (such as Pathgather) and other converted CSV data. Of course, it’s always better if an LMS can natively send xAPI data on its own, but few LMSs have that functionality. Having the content on the LMS means that content is covered by all Verizon’s document retention policies, backed up, and part of the disaster plan.

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The Future of Learning is Not Training

The Performance Improvement Blog

There will be much wider use of xAPI and Learning Records Stores (LRS). Survival will require people who can navigate a rapidly-changing maze of policies and procedures, products and services at high speed. (This post was co-authored with David Grebow.). Instead of jumping off the January 1 st starting line, we decided to wait and see what other people are predicting for corporate training and learning in 2017.

Comprehensive Guide To Picking a SCORM Compliant LMS in 2021

Academy of Mine

Also created by ADL, are more modern versions of SCORM called xAPI or TinCan that work as well or better than SCORM. link] -KnowledgeAnywhere has a SCORM conversion tool built into the LMS, making transfers and upgrades to xAPI or another standard very easy.

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The Ultimate Glossary of eLearning Terms


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. Bring Your Own Device is a policy whereby employees or members bring and use their own mobile, tablet or laptop device in a training or work setting.

Social Learning – A Transformational Shift in Workplace Learning

Origin Learning

We have seen SCORM give way to xAPI and the rise of bite-sized learning content in the form of video-nuggets. As organizations look to derive maximum benefits from L&D budgets; only those organizations that have a clear L&D and Training policy will be able to grow exponentially. “How do I make my team work better by letting them learn the skills they need?”.

5 Mobile Learning Trends In Vogue

CommLab India

Through the BYOD policy, organizations permit their employees to carry their own devices such as laptops, Smartphones, and tablets to work. This policy works well, specifically for organizations with a global workforce, since equipping them with a gadget is a costly affair. They need to check whether their infrastructure is framed to handle workforce mobility.They can enforce the acceptable use of policies and procedures to keep data secure.

Why is a Social Learning platform important for business?


Organizations have been the first to recognize the benefits of adopting a social learning policy, as they are less bound by the need to stay true to conventional methods and are generally much more innovative. Tin Can Api (or Xperience Api or xApi as it is also known) records activities (formal or informal) in the form of “statements” which are sent to a Learning Record Store (LRS) in as noun-verb-object.

The 19 Best Learning Management System (for 2021)


Section 508, and xAPI/Tin Can API. Compatible with SCORM and xAPI/Tin Can API. Compatible with SCORM, AICC, IMS LTI, and xAPI/Tin Can API. Compatible with SCORM, AICC, xAPI/Tin Can API. Pros: Compatible with SCORM, AICC and xAPI/Tin Can API.

18 ways LearnUpon saves you time


Scorm/xAPI file course settings. Need to update a SCORM or xAPI file, but you’re dreading having to create the course and its enrolments again? You can simply swap the SCORM or xAPI file without having to adjust any other course settings or enrolment details. Our password policy is secure. The right LMS trains your learners faster and with minimal manual effort from you. You can scale up your training efforts or simply just cut time spent on repetitive tasks.

Six benefits of elearning: why it’s important for your business

Leo Learning

Whether you need to reflect a policy or regulation change or simply keep your learning aligned to evolving business needs, elearning can be quickly and easily updated. Using industry standards such as SCORM or xAPI enables you to collect a wealth of data on: Completion rates. The value of elearning for your business shouldn’t be underestimated. This LEO Learning blog outlines six key benefits of elearning and why it should form a critical component of your learning offering.

Best e-Content Development Tools in the Business

Hurix Digital

2004), HTML5, xAPI/TinCan, AICC, and LTI. The tool supports SCORM-compliant HTML5 eLearning, advanced xAPI data reporting and mobile-responsive content. For more information, check out our Privacy Policy.

Find out if social learning chemistry works for you!

Origin Learning

Do businesses have a robust build-your-own-device policy at workplace? Supporting a wide variety of course formats including SCORM, AICC and xAPI(TinCan), Konnect takes learning beyond the traditional LMS architecture. With the increasing penetration of smart technologies, how do you make the transfer of knowledge seamless, smooth, and simple ? How to provide just-in-time learning modules customized to the needs of an organization?

Course Testing and Review: Are You Guilty Of These Common Oversights?

gomo learning

Just as browsers sometimes treat web-standards in subtly different ways, SCORM and xAPI can be implemented slightly differently on different LMSs.

Oracle UPK sunset – are you prepared? Six questions to consider.

Epilogue Systems

What is your company’s policy? New learning management technology like xAPI/TinCan has become the new standard for analyzing learning data but is not captured by UPK.

Oracle UPK sunset – How you can help your Clients

Epilogue Systems

Do your Clients know how to comply with their company’s policies? New learning management technology like xAPI/TinCan has become the new standard for analyzing learning data but is not captured by UPK. “Our bulk UPK converter turns UPK content into Opus editable content.

Podcast 13: High-Stakes Compliance Training Trends – With Bill Mastin of NetDimensions

Talented Learning

Since then, we’ve built a comprehensive portfolio of specialist solutions through strategic investments and acquisitions, including: Gomo Learning (a fully responsive local authoring tool), Preloaded (a learning games company), Rustici Software (the experts behind xAPI), Watershed (an xAPI-based learning record store), NetDimensions, And most recently PeopleFluent (a full-featured talent management system). It’s actually very good policy.

Top 10 training programs for small business teams

Ed App

Speaking of authoring, Go Skills allows course creators to import courses via SCORM, AICC, CMI5, or xAPI. If you are training small teams, it is good to have one resource for every process, SOP, and policy in your business.

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BLOG: Where do businesses find their LMS content?

Unicorn Training

The growth of TinCan xAPI - a new way for different technologies to ‘talk’ to each other - is expanding the opportunities for third-party integration. As the TinCan xAPI gathers momentum we will inevitably see more demand for seamless data transfer between LMSs and Learning Record Stores (LRS), or, like with SkillsServe, you can have your TinCan LRS integrated within the platform itself.