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Learning Management Systems (LMS) Showdown: Saba vs. Sumtotal
I’m Larry Blitz, editor of TEC’s Vendor Showdown series. Today’s Showdown pits two major learning management system vendors against each other, head-to-head

lion bridge exam  Number of users/organizations 17 million/1,300 18 million/1,500 Amazingly similar numbers! Marquis accounts Cisco, Dell, Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Sprint, BMW, US Army and Navy, Chrysler Citigroup, Microsoft, Accenture, United Airlines, Aetna, Harley-Davidson, US Army and Navy, Chrysler Like we said, these vendors have very similar profiles. Both list the US Army and Navy and Chrysler as clients Annual revenue $107.78 million USD (2008)* $121.92 million USD (2007)* Return on average assets -3.49% Annual

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Software Functionality Revealed in Detail

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