SharePoint – Social Learning Savior?
MAY 16, 2011
In today’s corporate world, you can not toss a rock in any direction without someone mentioning SharePoint as the glorious solution for social learning and in many cases a LMS. The first thing to realize is that SharePoint is not an out of the box solution, nor turnkey by any stretch of the imagination. Sure, Sony has found great success with SharePoint, but take a look at the resources available to them.
Adobe RoboHelp: SharePoint Shared Review
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
JUNE 6, 2013
If you want multiple people to review your content, it is easier to use a server to collect reviews centrally. Many companies use SharePoint for team collaboration. And with Adobe's Technical Communication Suite , you can use SharePoint to centrally store all reviews.
Adobe RoboHelp: Using SharePoint for Version Control
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
AUGUST 9, 2013
In a previous article I showed you how you can use SharePoint to host a shared review. You'll be happy to learn that with RoboHelp 10, you can also use SharePoint for version control. Version control is a method by which you store all project files on a server.
Top 10 LMSs for 2013
FEBRUARY 28, 2013
The best SharePoint LMS on the market. Yes, there is a still market for SharePoint systems and I recommend finding a system already built on it, rather than doing it yourself (which many people do). Easy to use interface – which often does not happen with SharePoint LMSs. Works with SharePoint 2007 and 2010. No SaaS solution, but this is not unusual in the SharePoint market – I hope that changes. Hello from sunny Los Angeles.
Office 365 Video: Your Corporate YouTube
DECEMBER 10, 2015
Jack, also known as SharePointJack ( Follow @SharePointJack ) is a technology enthusiast, IT SharePoint administrator for a fortune 500 company, and a Camtasia user since 2009 who loves sharing and teaching others. Plus it gobbled up space on our servers.
Welcome Camtasia Relay 1.2!
OCTOBER 7, 2009
Support for Snow Leopard and Windows 7 operating systems * The addition of publishing using WebDAV opens access to more media servers such as Microsoft Sharepoint. Good news! We've been busy at TechSmith working on Camtasia Relay!
SEPTEMBER 28, 2009
ProtonMedia Having a chat in the world of ProtoSphere which now integrates with SharePoint. ProtonMedia announced the integration of Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 with the company’s ProtoSphere virtual teaming and collaboration platform.
What Can You Expect in 2013?
JANUARY 10, 2013
Another example might be hosting on-the-job learning activities and assignments in SharePoint or Moodle. Other ideas include providing reinforcement videos via streaming video server or corporate YouTube or making aids accessible via tablets. Collaborative learning also can be informal discussion groups in Yammer, rating content on SharePoint or mashing up a video.
First week of 2012
JANUARY 6, 2012
Migration, Migration As part of the college merger project, the Christmas break has been used to migrate Orpington College Moodle vle away from hosting with ULCC and onto our own internal servers, a move that involved a change from unix/Linux to Windows.
Are you playing the role of the Subject Matter Expert instead of the Instructional Designer?
MARCH 6, 2009
Community which was built on SharePoint architecture. Social bookmarking was on its own server.
New Year Starting
AUGUST 31, 2011
I will start with an apology for the broken links on the blog, the server that I am using here at the College has recently been moved and has since developed a problem with the fan, which eventually failed.
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AUGUST 19, 2011
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I want to facilitate online discussions but how do I choose the right platform?
Joitske Hulsebosch eLearning
NOVEMBER 14, 2009
Often there is the possibility to host the platform on your own server, but you can also host it externally. sharepoint ) What is it?
Analysis of ProtoSphere/Lync Integration
DECEMBER 5, 2010
Last week, ProtonMedia made a formal announcement about a project I first reported on in September of this year that ProtoSphere, the 3D enterprise collaboration and learning tool, is now fully integrated with Microsoft’s Lync Server 2010. Event.
Web 2.0 Applications in Learning
MARCH 3, 2008
Last week I presented a session at ASTD TechKnowledge entitled eLearning 2.0 - Applications and Implications. It could just as easily have been called Web 2.0 Applications in Learning. It was designed to be a small to medium size group discussion, but because the room was large it was very challenging to do that successfully. I discussed a bit of these issues in First Thoughts After ASTD Sessions.
Information, Press Releases and Industry Happenings
SEPTEMBER 17, 2010
Lync is the new family brand for the products formerly known as Communications Server, Communications Online and Communicator. Lync has been designed to work with Microsoft Office, SharePoint and Exchange, which reduces end-user adoption hurdles. ProtonMedia began development on the integration of ProtoSphere and Lync Server 2010 earlier this year, via its participation in Microsoft’s UC Developer Platform Technology Adoption Program (TAP).
We Need a Wiki in a Wiki
NOVEMBER 20, 2007
A few years ago we started using SharePoint and now we are SharePoint junkies. The problem is that our SharePoint intranet has grown so immensely that it is now difficult to find information you need in a pinch. Here is what I have identified as our options: SharePoint Wiki â€“ SharePoint 07 offers some basic Wiki options that would probably satisfy our needs. It's obvious that a Wiki would be a great help in my organization.
Both sides now
APRIL 25, 2008
If the company gets tangled in litigation, data relevant to discovery requests may be lurking unknown on third-party servers, exposing the organization to financial or legal sanctions. It’s not uncommon to find companies using SharePoint and third-party SaaS products.
Is Enterprise 2.0 a crock?
NOVEMBER 5, 2009
Wave is a distributed network model: traffic is routed peer-to-peer, not through a central server. People were gathering data sheets on SharePoint, Notes, and lots of undifferentiated collaboration tools. Yesterday I attended the Enterprise 2.0
Notes from DevLearn and the Adobe Learning Summit
NOVEMBER 17, 2009
SESSION 807 – USING SHAREPOINT TO ENHANCE ONLINE LEARNING EVENTS. This session described CITI’s experience in creating a learning solution that was orchestrated through SharePoint. Basically it was about how they customise standard SharePoint features and functionality to provide a more interactive ‘online school’ feel to their learning, including the use of discussion, calendar reminders and more. Apparently some people find video hard to present in SharePoint.
Go straight to the finish line
JANUARY 29, 2010
Two of my colleagues at the Internet Time Alliance , Jane Hart and Charles Jennings just returned from speaking at the Learning Technologies conference in London. Jane & Charles.