iFest and xAPI Profile Servers

MakingBetter

We’ve been hard at work the last few months identifying what an xAPI Profile Server should do beyond the basic requirements in the xAPI Profile Specification as part of a BAA with ADL. The post iFest and xAPI Profile Servers appeared first on MakingBetter. Last week we took the show on the road to iFest in Washington DC. We brought along a poster which explained why […]. Experience API

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The One-Year Countdown to an xAPI Profile Server

MakingBetter

On Wednesday, 20 November at 1pm EST, the Advanced Distributed Learning (ADL) Initiative will host a webinar on an xAPI Profile Publishing Tool & Server being developed for 2020. The post The One-Year Countdown to an xAPI Profile Server appeared first on MakingBetter. Experience API

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Level Up Learning Data with xAPI in 2021

MakingBetter

Watch a previously recorded demonstration of the ADL xAPI Profile Server coming in Q2 2021! The post Level Up Learning Data with xAPI in 2021 appeared first on MakingBetter. Experience API Learning Analytics demos recordings webinars xAPI xAPI Profile Server xAPI Profiles

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2020 was all About xAPI Profiles (for us)

MakingBetter

The post 2020 was all About xAPI Profiles (for us) appeared first on MakingBetter. Open Source master object model xAPI Profile Server xAPI Profiles

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12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

servers in the world Just like other sectors, L&D teams are increasingly. wanted to hire servers to deal with your courses and. people would often find that their servers crashed when. How fast and secure are the servers hosting and. 12 Ways to Get the Most.

Talking ‘Bout Praxis

MakingBetter

Learning Analytics elsevier ieee journals learning analytics praxis publishing research solar telemetry xAPI Profile Server xAPI ProfilesCustomers were using a product and content based on things I actually had some hand in. My year was spent preparing what happens to take an MVP and deliver all the value envisioned for it. The post Talking ‘Bout Praxis appeared first on MakingBetter.

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Track and trace Learners results. What do SCORM compliance, AICC, XAPI and CMI5 mean?

Challenge to Learn

Or are you just confused by all the abbreviations like: SCORM, AICC, XAPI, and CMI5? SCORM and XAPI / Tincan. We now have XAPI , formerly known as (project) TinCan. SCORM and XAPI compared. XAPI allows tracking and tracing from anywhere. So you should choose an authoring tool or a LMS that supports XAPI. XAPI will still track and trace the results. XAPI is short for ‘e X perience API ’. SCORM cannot help you here, but XAPI can.

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Tech Tuesday: Translating mLevel Events to xAPI Statements

mLevel

Quick Overview of xAPI. Before going into how mLevel has built consumers for its event hub to parse into xAPI statements, it is important to understand how xAPI works and what the goal is. xAPI is a standard that was released in 2013 through the Tin Can project which was later renamed as the Experience API or xAPI for short. The other option is called Learning Locker which is an open source LRS which does require a server to host the LRS.

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Answers: How Do I Get Started With xAPI?

MakingBetter

Getting Started with xAPI… for Everyone. The information the US Department of Defense (via ADL) has available on the Experience API , and the larger Training & Learning Architecture of which xAPI is a part, broadly paints the picture of the research and development that is being performed now and into the foreseeable future, much of which will find its way to standardization. If you’re not already on the mailing list(s) for xAPI, you should sign up right away.

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Securing Your xAPI Statements in JavaScript

Learning Dojo

xAPI unlocks many new possibilities for learners to engage in learning without the traditional cumbersome process of logging in to an LMS to have access to eLearning content. That’s why it’s important to make sure the server or host we’re using for our xAPI project enforces https as well. For credentials and Basic Auth with xAPI – we recommend using a wrapper like ADL’s xAPI Wrapper. RewriteCond %{SERVER_PORT} 80.

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Package & track elearning: why companies need both AICC & xAPI

Docebo

AICC and xAPI (Experience API, or formerly Tin Can) are among the most important standards: whilst AICC has been around for a while, the xAPI is relatively recent. And this first reason drives us to the second one – due to the ability to keep content on its own server, a lot of big course vendors still have a huge catalog of courses which are using this standard. From Tin Can to xAPI: a core called LRS. What we used to know as “ Tin Can ” is now called xAPI.

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Tech Tuesday: Translating mLevel Events to xAPI Statements

mLevel

Quick Overview of xAPI. Before going into how mLevel has built consumers for its event hub to parse into xAPI statements, it is important to understand how xAPI works and what the goal is. xAPI is a standard that was released in 2013 through the Tin Can project which was later renamed as the Experience API or xAPI for short. The other option is called Learning Locker which is an open source LRS which does require a server to host the LRS.

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“What is the right learning standard to support in my application?”

Rustici Software

While SCORM is still the standard most commonly supported today, your customers may ask for others like AICC, cmi5, LTI or xAPI. xAPI Resources: . Overview of xAPI. Benefits of xAPI. cmi5 provides a way to move from SCORM to the more modern xAPI specification.

Webinar Q&A: Empowering Continuous Learning with the Experience API (xAPI)

Experience API

Questions: What is the common identifier that allows the xAPI to connect the data provided by the ‘activity provider’ to a specific user in the LRS? Answer: xAPI allows for learners to be identified by email address, Open ID or an account on some system, such as an LMS. How do you best see xAPI interfacing with an LMS? Which LMS platforms out there today best interface with xAPI? That’s one of the big advantages of xAPI, *anything* can make a statement.

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Tech Tuesday: Dive into Big Data

mLevel

mLevel has evolved the data analytics and reporting platform from simple data exports, to colorful dashboards that provide data about learning objectives at the course (mission) level, to more advanced integrations into larger data systems that handle the major learning protocols including LTI and xAPI. Enter XAPI and the LRS. Once again, enter XAPI. Uncategorized analytics BigData LearningLocker LRS Reporting ScormCloud TinCanApi XAPIThe Future of Learning Data.

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Tech Tuesday: Dive into Big Data

mLevel

mLevel has evolved the data analytics and reporting platform from simple data exports, to colorful dashboards that provide data about learning objectives at the course (mission) level, to more advanced integrations into larger data systems that handle the major learning protocols including LTI and xAPI. Enter XAPI and the LRS. Once again, enter XAPI. News Uncategorized analytics BigData LearningLocker LRS Reporting ScormCloud TinCanApi XAPIThe Future of Learning Data.

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Choosing Mobile Learning Solutions Using Standards

JCA Solutions

Then came Experience API (xAPI) and CMI5. Using xAPI for mobile learning gives you some options. Since with xAPI we would not be tied to just “Bill passed this course and got 85%” it opens us up to the full spectrum. If by app, you build the xAPI hooks into it. You can test it out yourself by downloading and installing it to your own web server. SCORM and xAPI. Using Standards Separately or Together for Effective Mobile Learning.

Podcast 26: How to Extend Learning Content Availability – With Troy Gorostiza

Talented Learning

So let’s say your content is located in your LMS on one server. Access to that content is a problem for people using a different LMS on another server. The SCORM standard won’t let your customers view the 101 course just by pointing to that content on your server. How about xAPI? xAPI – which focuses on extracting data from content with statements that can be sent to a system. WELCOME TO EPISODE 26 OF THE TALENTED LEARNING SHOW!

Part One: How We Decide to Do Work

Experience API

Project Tin Can was a successful initial effort on our part, funded entirely by ADL, that led to what you now know as xAPI. Similarly, ADL funded the work that DISC did in 2016-2017 that led to an xAPI profile definition specification. ADL has served as the arbiter, allowing certain things to become a part of the core xAPI specification, and pushing others into other areas (cmi5, for example). Ideas Spec Effort Standards xAPI

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Six Things You Need to Know About the Learning Record Store

JCA Solutions

The Learning Record Store is a Critical Component of Your xAPI Plan. This is the server side component that makes tracking learning and other experiences possible. The Learning Record Store is the heart of xAPI. The way that experiences are tracked in xAPI just don’t fit with the way SCORM and a LMS communicate or store data. The Learning Record Store is available as a separate system, either installed on your server or in the Software As a Service (SaaS) model.

Is Your Business Data Really Worth Keeping?

Talented Learning

With a purge strategy in place, you can better understand how to completely remove all traces of a user’s data from your servers, so you’ll stay in compliance with GDPR rules. (By Extended Enterprise learning measurement LMS Integration xAPI (Tin Can) automation business compliance business data business requirements business risk customer data data management data policy data security data storage GDPR Learning Management System LMS user data when to purge data

UPK Sunsetting Compare Epilogue Opus vs. Oracle UPK

Epilogue Systems

No on-premise server or client installation required. Oracle UPK is a legacy on-premise application, requiring local server installation. Server and database access and administration are required. Publishing is complex and requires a second server for deployment.

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The Latest: What consumers are seeking; plus video and mobile data

eLearning 24-7

Besides the usual of mobile and video (more on that in a sec), the biggest requests these days are for xAPI, custom domain control and LRS. While you do not need an LRS to have xAPI, and xAPI is still a work in progress, it will get better over time. To gain some additional insight on xAPI, check out my Aaron Silvers interview with Aaron Silvers, who IMO is the guru of it all. When I am pointing the domain to another server.

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.’ The application sends these statements to an LRS server that then receives, stores and forwards statements to other LRS servers. Download our new report, The xAPI Experience today!

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Learning Record Store (LRS) Guide: Basics You Need to Know

KnowledgeAnywhere

An LRS is an integral element in the process flow for utilizing the Experience API (xAPI) standard by ADL (Advanced Distributed Learning). The LRS is uniquely designed to help systems store and retrieve xAPI statements and other forms of xAPI metadata from other systems.

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Learning Management System – LMS

Ed App

The two main components are the server and the user interface. Think of the server as the computer hardware which allows the system to run. xAPI / TinCan. What is an LMS? . LMS stands for Learning Management System.

Technology Considerations When Building E-Learning Courses

Rapid eLearning

If so, it needs to be published for a learning management system (LMS) using one of the standard tracking options: SCORM, AICC, or xAPI. You’ll get a folder that can be uploaded to a web server. What’s a web server?” “Where do I put my e-learning courses?”

SCORM vs AICC: how do they compare?

Elucidat

AICC supports highly secure HTTPS data transfers between the content and the LMS and AICC content can also be kept on a separate server to its LMS. What about xAPI? xAPI is a step up from SCORM in terms of what it offers.

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“How can I support eLearning in my HRMS or HRIS Platform?”

Rustici Software

Ideally, our customers would be able to import courses (SCORM, xAPI or other training), employees would access their training assignments directly from our HRMS and admins could run reports to track completions. The good news is that we help to add this type of SCORM, AICC, and xAPI support to many HRMS, HRIS and other HR platforms often. Rustici Engine is an integrated SCORM and xAPI player, a.Net or Java application that integrates with your application via a modern REST API.

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3 Things to Know About eLearning Measurement and Tracking (And 5 Ways It Makes Content Better)

gomo learning

Getting to Grips With xAPI and SCORM Course Tracking. xAPI can go beyond the parameters listed above for some very fine detail insights. For example, for a multiple-choice question with multiple correct answers, xAPI will report each choice individually.

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LMS-Agnostic eLearning Should Be Your New Strategy

JCA Solutions

LMS-agnostic eLearning complies with industry standards The SCORM standard is the oldest and best-known eLearning standard, but LMS-agnostic content should support the AICC and xAPI standards as well. AICC allows training vendors to license content that is housed on their own servers.

Rustici Engine and Rustici Dispatch are now IMS certified

Rustici Software

Rustici Engine is conformant with SCORM, the xAPI LRS test suite, and is now also a certified platform for LTI Basic Outcomes 1.0, When a learner launches the course from their LMS, Rustici Dispatch points the platform back to your original course file on your servers.

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Benefits of a Tin Can API Compliant Learning Management System

ProProfs

Referring to the definition cited by Wikipedia : Tin Can xAPI “is an e-learning software specification that allows learning content and learning systems to speak to each other in a manner that records and tracks all types of learning experiences. Not so long ago, Tin Can xAPI had emerged as the latest standard for delivering online training across industries including education. Also, the e-learning course can make use of the data which is sourced from different servers.

Want to be successful at e-Learning? Don’t make the mistakes experts make!

Challenge to Learn

Make use of XAPI. Old school e-leaning tools need to be installed on your computer or even worse on your company servers. Making mistakes and learning from them is a good thing; learning from mistakes that others make is even better. In this post I will show you the pitfalls that e-Learning experts are falling in, so you as a e-Learning rookie do not have to make them. Here are the lessons learned. Do not go for the all-in-one solutions!

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Want to be successful at e-Learning? Don’t make the mistakes experts make!

Challenge to Learn

Make use of XAPI. Old school e-leaning tools need to be installed on your computer or even worse on your company servers. Making mistakes and learning from them is a good thing; learning from mistakes that others make is even better. In this post I will show you the pitfalls that e-Learning experts are falling in, so you as a e-Learning rookie do not have to make them. Here are the lessons learned. Do not go for the all-in-one solutions!

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Rustici Engine 2018.1 and Rustici Dispatch 2018.1 are available!

Rustici Software

includes updates to xAPI interactions that make it even easier to support xAPI. Our Managed Hosting services not only handle deployment and server management, they also manage your upgrades so you’re always on the latest version. xAPI Interactions Reporting. If you’ve already built a reporting system around Engine’s registration data and are just now getting involved with xAPI, this one is for you.

“We’re moving from instructor-led training to eLearning. Where do we start?”

Rustici Software

If you decide to build your own LMS, we have a few integrated content player options that will enable your LMS to support importing, launching and tracking SCORM, AICC, xAPI and cmi5 eLearning content. SCORM 2004 (2nd, 3rd and 4th Editions), xAPI, cmi5 and AICC.

Moodle vs TalentLMS: Which one is better?

PSB

In Moodle, you can install Moodle account on your server or in the cloud. This facilitates using your URLs by handling updates and content remotely on their servers. Introduction.

Moodle vs TalentLMS: Which one is better?

PSB

In Moodle, you can install Moodle account on your server or in the cloud. This facilitates using your URLs by handling updates and content remotely on their servers. Introduction.

What is a Learning Record Store (LRS)

ProProfs

According to Experience API or xAPI specification , LRS is a server that is responsible for receiving, storing, and providing access to learning records. LRS forms an important part of xAPI. An xAPI software specification is at the core of every LRS system. Nearly 10 years after the concept was introduced to e-learning, xAPI, otherwise known as Tin Can API, has been helping two different eLearning tools communicate with one another.

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