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SumTotal-A Lot More Than Just LMS
The SumTotal Systems Analyst Day, which took place September 18th and 19th in Laguna Niguel, California, revealed that the vendor has indeed expanded on its

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Where Does PLM Fit in the Extending LMS Formula?


There are two reasons which led me to write this blog. Firstly, I recently had briefings with vendors such as Learn.com and Xyleme that made me realize that the learning management system (LMS) industry is building up more and more connections with other technologies and enterprise applications. Secondly, a recent article (see Trends in LMS by Don McIntosh) explains how LMS is evolving with Web 2

evolution lms  are now managing the evolution of content (e.g., learning content version control), there are other elements that organizations need to consider from a life cycle perspective. For example, ideation and conception may happen prior to creating new learning content; content creation may require collaboration amongst different parties; and content performance may be measured and monitored. The bottom line: the life cycle of learning content needs to be managed. Now, let’s move a little further. If we treat Read More

Analyzing Manhattan Associates’ Supply Chain Platform Play - Part 1


My recent article on Manhattan Associates (NASDAQ: MANH) and RedPrairie Corporation stated that these two vendors continue to duke it out at almost every large-scale selection deal for a warehouse management system (WMS), distribution labor management system (LMS), and/or transportation management system (TMS) solution. But over the last few years they have also pursued

evolution lms  in near real-time. Manhattan’s Evolution Flashback The realm of Distribution Management remains Manhattan’s bread winner (with estimated 60 percent to 70 percent of the company’s revenues). These “mother” applications are designed to effectively manage the key assets required to run complex distribution operations, and to move goods and information through a warehouse with precision and velocity. The suite addresses, among other needs, inbound visibility, receiving and shipping, labor Read More

Enterprise Application Provider May Deepen Market Impact


The worst is past for SoftBrands. However, the vendor must still deal with the problem of blending many formerly independent organizations together, while figuring out how best to leverage their different technological and industrial strengths.

evolution lms  Blow and Fourth Shift's evolution within SoftBrands' DemandStream ). However, the worst is certainly past for SoftBrands, and there are some glimmers of hope for a better future. For a discussion of the Classic Fourth Shift and Fourth Shift Edition for SAP Business One products, see Classic Enterprise Resource Planning Solution Shifts Over . For a discussion of the evolution and DemandStream products, see Extended Enterprise Resource Planning Vendor Shows Its Lean Side . For details on SoftBrands Read More

Desire2Learn’s Shift to a Learner-Centric Learning Ecosystem


In 2001, Computerworld’s Kym Gilhooly wrote that a learning management system (LMS) “goes beyond basic content delivery to offer course administration, registration, tracking, and reporting and skills gap analysis.” This description of LMS underlines the fact that not all that long ago, LMS functionality was modeled around the course entity. Since then we have witnessed the social revolution

evolution lms  be receptive to the evolution of learning habits, something that educational communities might want to consider when taking advantage of learning technologies. Soon we will include data about Desire2Learn’s products in our research. In the meantime you can find out more about learning management software features and functions by evaluating key products using TEC Advisor . Read More

Great Plains ASP - Evolution, Revolution, Innovation


On September 18, 2000, Great Plains (Nasdaq: GPSI), announced the expansion of its Application Service Provider (ASP) initiative. Great Plains has evolved its ASP partner program to better meet the diverse needs of its ASP partners and their customers

evolution lms  old and through the evolution of their offerings they are helping to innovate their partners business models. The business strategy is not necessarily revolutionary, but the results may very well be. For more information on Great Plains see the following articles: Siebel: Great Plans for Great Plains Great Plains - An SME Leader, But At What Cost? Read More

Is Your LMS Missing the Big Picture? Putting Context Engines in Perspective


Contextual engines have become popular in many areas of enterprise software. They initially emerged to support the customer-centric approach to business development and success. Contextual engines in any software are based on continuously collecting data about an individual and matching that one profile to other similar profiles to recommend potentially interesting and relevant shopping items for

evolution lms  Your LMS Missing the Big Picture? Putting Context Engines in Perspective Contextual engines have become popular in many areas of enterprise software. They initially emerged to support the customer-centric approach to business development and success. Contextual engines in any software are based on continuously collecting data about an individual and matching that one profile to other similar profiles to recommend potentially interesting and relevant shopping items for that individual. For example, if you Read More

TEC 2013 Market Survey Report: What Organizations Want in Learning Management Suite (LMS) Software


This report is based on data collected from more than 600 LMS software comparisons performed using Technology Evaluation Centers’ (TEC’s) TEC Advisor software selection application. Read this report to see what TEC data reveals about what your peers are looking for in LMS solutions, including the most common LMS requirements for customization and integration, functionalities, and sever and database platforms.

evolution lms  2013 Market Survey Report: What Organizations Want in Learning Management Suite (LMS) Software This report is based on data collected from more than 600 LMS software comparisons performed using Technology Evaluation Centers’ (TEC’s) TEC Advisor software selection application. Read this report to see what TEC data reveals about what your peers are looking for in LMS solutions, including the most common LMS requirements for customization and integration, functionalities, and sever and database Read More

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About LMS But Were Afraid to Ask-Well Maybe Not Everything!


Today, if a company wants to retain its employees, it must take great strides to make their jobs more rewarding. To give their employees the learning experience they’re looking for, many organizations are now implementing learning management systems (LMSes).

evolution lms  You Ever Wanted to Know About LMS But Were Afraid to Ask-Well Maybe Not Everything! As the 1977 Trooper song says We're here for a good time, not a long time , and while the song was referring to living rather than working, the latter part of the lyric certainly holds true for today's workforce. People just don't stay at one job for very long anymore. For many organizations, gone are the days of simply hiring an employee, giving them a half decent salary with a few perks, and hoping like hell Read More

SimplyDigi LMS, Webinar, E-store, Web-site hosting


The SimplyDigi LMS enables organizations to deliver customized courses, videos, live seminars, and tests via the Internet. The LMS is a scalable system that provides a total and complete foundation for all aspects of e-learning. With SimplyDigi's LMS, organizations can assess, plan, deliver, manage, and improve both self-paced and instructor-led training processes. The SimplyDigi LMS is SCORM-compliant and offers the flexibility to export and communicate with many major enterprise resource planning (ERP) and customer relationship management (CRM) solutions. DigiCast is an add on Webinar component that allows for real-time Web conferencing. It enables live and "on-demand" communication, collaboration, and learning over the Internet from a browser. DigiCast eliminates the time and expense of travel, bringing geographically dispersed students, employees, customers, suppliers, partners, and associates together anytime and from anywhere. A DigiCast solution provides all the tools necessary to conduct a highly interactive Web-based meeting. DigiCast lets organizations use the Internet to extend the reach and impact of their ideas to virtually anyone, anywhere in the world. All that's required to conduct or join a meeting is a computer, an Internet connection, and a phone line for the audio conference. DigiCast provides a complete set of powerful training tools and capabilities: - Deliver live instruction from a variety of sources directly to your learners’ desktops. - Give presentations that include audio, video, and even multimedia. - Record, edit, play back, and archive entire sessions for future use. - Post searchable questions, begin threaded discussions, post FAQs, and more using the message boards and forums. - Set up a live help desk or student chat rooms. - Private-brand your own rooms and assign managers to them.  

evolution lms  LMS, Webinar, E-store, Web-site hosting The SimplyDigi LMS enables organizations to deliver customized courses, videos, live seminars, and tests via the Internet. The LMS is a scalable system that provides a total and complete foundation for all aspects of e-learning. With SimplyDigi's LMS, organizations can assess, plan, deliver, manage, and improve both self-paced and instructor-led training processes. The SimplyDigi LMS is SCORM-compliant and offers the flexibility to export and communicate wi Read More

Understanding the Business Benefits of Introducing an LMS


The benefits of e-learning have been amply demonstrated and extensively documented. However, less attention has been paid to the business benefits of implementing learning management systems (LMS). The misconception is that LMS and e-learning are irrevocably linked. But that isn’t necessarily the case. In fact, an LMS can provide real benefits, in the broadest—and most critical—business sense.

evolution lms  the Business Benefits of Introducing an LMS The benefits of e-learning have been amply demonstrated and extensively documented. However, less attention has been paid to the business benefits of implementing learning management systems (LMS). The misconception is that LMS and e-learning are irrevocably linked. But that isn’t necessarily the case. In fact, an LMS can provide real benefits, in the broadest—and most critical—business sense. Read More

The Evolution of Digital Signage


There are three phases of evolution to technological advances, each with its own priorities, issues, competitors, and customers, which once identified can set expectations and provide direction. This paper discusses digital signage and explains the short- and longer-term ramifications of implementing a digital signage communications strategy through the use of historical examples of other technological breakthroughs.

evolution lms  Evolution of Digital Signage There are three phases of evolution to technological advances, each with its own priorities, issues, competitors, and customers, which once identified can set expectations and provide direction. This paper discusses digital signage and explains the short- and longer-term ramifications of implementing a digital signage communications strategy through the use of historical examples of other technological breakthroughs. Read More

Case Study: Yahoo!


Yahoo! needed to find a learning management system (LMS) that could keep up with the pace of change and the challenge of serving 16,000 employees around the globe. Learn how the company established a single LMS that serves its US locations—as well as those in Asia and the United Kingdom (UK)—and how the new system reduced deployment time for custom content, and tied learning to specific business metrics.

evolution lms  Study: Yahoo! Yahoo! needed to find a learning management system (LMS) that could keep up with the pace of change and the challenge of serving 16,000 employees around the globe. Learn how the company established a single LMS that serves its US locations—as well as those in Asia and the United Kingdom (UK)—and how the new system reduced deployment time for custom content, and tied learning to specific business metrics. Read More

Fourth Shift's evolution Within SoftBrands' DemandStream


With a set of seemingly complementary products and via a strategy of focusing on customers, astute acquisitions of more complementary software companies and a careful deployment of all resources around the world including product development, sales and customer support, SoftBrands hopes to rise from the ashes of its ill-fated predecessor, AremisSoft.

evolution lms  Shift's evolution Within SoftBrands' DemandStream Event Summary Early in 2001 Fourth Shift Corporation, a former prominent mid-market ERP provider for manufacturers, became part of then AremisSoft, another diversified but somewhat obscure ERP provider (see The Mid-Market Is Consolidating, Lo And Behold ), and has unfortunately all but fallen into oblivion due to the alleged criminal activities of its new parent company towards the end of 2001. Namely, AremisSoft, with the accusations of reporting Read More

Case Study: OnDemand Gives BECU Online Training Success


BECU, a credit union with more than 500,000 members, found its existing learning management system (LMS) was leading to employee frustration and not producing the needed training results. The company realized it needed a solution that would scale with the company’s rapid growth and provide functionality for employee performance management. Find out why the company chose Cornerstone’s OnDemand LMS to address its needs.

evolution lms  Study: OnDemand Gives BECU Online Training Success BECU, a credit union with more than 500,000 members, found its existing learning management system (LMS) was leading to employee frustration and not producing the needed training results. The company realized it needed a solution that would scale with the company’s rapid growth and provide functionality for employee performance management. Find out why the company chose Cornerstone’s OnDemand LMS to address its needs. Read More