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Trends in LMS
Companies and educational institutions use learning management systems (LMSs) to provide training and e-learning. With over 250 LMSs currently on the market

cost lms  the following: The total cost per year will be greater than simply leasing the software. The total cost of ownership (TCO) of a period of years can be significantly lower because there is no need to maintain an internal IT support service. Service may be slower because the vendor is dealing with numerous clients. Software upgrades are automatic. SaaS may be less customizable. Open Source Software There are at least 50 open-source LMSs available on the market, including Moodle , ATutor , Sakai , and many

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