Skillport 8i is a hit

Skillsoft

Why is everyone so happy about Skillport8i? LMS systems

SkillSoft Announces Release of SkillPort 8 by News Editor

Learning Solutions Magazine

result is SkillPort 8 – a platform that is highly configurable, offers improved access to relevant content, and results in a better user experience. Leveraging a decade of SaaS experience with platform architecture expertise, and incorporating customer.

Trending Sources

Skillsoft buying SumTotal – My Take

eLearning 24-7

Skillsoft at this present time, does not sell Skillport as a separate LMS. . Like many of you, I was surprised to find out that Skillsoft is in the process of acquiring SumTotal. The reason for the acquisition at least from a press release and information on the purchase (and available for viewing on the Skillsoft site), screams of HCM (Human Capital Management).

Five classifications of Learning Management Systems (LMS)

Connect Thinking

SkillSoft SkillPort ). There are lots and lots of Learning Management Systems (LMS) on the market. From my observation, I have categorised LMS based on the business motivation to create and offer them to the market: LMS that are part of a larger ERP system (e.g. These LMS appear almost an afterthought, an ‘add on’ to the massive database that ERP systems create. In my experience they are characterised by complex, clunky functionality for both administrators and end users.

SkillSoft's inGenius: About adding meaningful context.

ID Reflections

One more point that could make organizations happy: it seems that future releases of inGenius will extend support to SkillSoft's SkillPort LMS and other e-learning modules. SkillSoft recently (about 3 weeks back) announced the launch of inGenius. This social learning layer will integrate with SkillSoft's Book 24X7, a vast repository of technical and IT-related literature that many organizations use as off-the-shelf content to enable their employees.

Apples and Pears

Clive on Learning

LMSs (Saba, SumTotal, SkillPort, etc.) Yesterday eLearning Guild announced their Member's Choice Awards for Learning Management Systems (LMS). Now I don't normally get very excited about LMSs but these awards attracted my attention, because in amongst the Sabas and the SumTotals was little ol' open-source Moodle: Award for market share - Small and Medium Corporate Learning Management Systems - Platinum award: Moodle.

Keeping Up - April's Big Question

eLearning Cyclops

April's Big Question from Learning Circuits is "How to Keep up?" This is in reference the immense and rapidly expanding technology tools. It is tough to stay on top of all the emerging tools. However, being involved in an e-learning community is a big help. For me it is a blog community and following many experts on Twitter. Not only am I often made aware of new tools, but also get opinions, tips, and examples of their use.