LMS Upgrades- Lessons Learned from ERP

In the March edition of Communications of the ACM (Association for Computing Machinery), Robert C. Beatty and Craig D. Williams write: One of the most important IT-enabled business innovations during the decade has been the emergence of enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems. Lured by guarantees of improved business productivity, streamlined business operations and, and increased […]

SCORM 2004 Vendor News

Some other good SCORM news is that Rustici Software is working on a testing tool that will help clarify/visualize Simple Sequencing and Navigation Rules and the resulting activity tree. Beta testing should begin soon, so look for an announcement or contact them if you are interested. Last month, I bashed a few LMS vendors about […]

SCORM 2004 News – 3rd Edition Public Draft

I just got back from last week’s SCORM 2004 Technical Work Group meetings, and it seems like there will be some great clarifications in SCORM 2004 3rd Edition, particularly for Simple Sequencing and Navigation. That is the good news. The bad news is that it Simple Sequencing isn’t all that simple and can be quite […]

Certification: Do LMS Vendors Really Care?

I noticed that only 1of leading LMS vendor has their current product certified by AICC. Only one major LMS has a current SCORM 2004 Certification. Read on to find out who IS certified. Curious who isn’t certified right now for either standard? As of this writing I don’t see Oracle, Saba, SAP, or SumTotal when […]

One stop for LMS Info: Brandon Hall "LMS Central"

Just noticed this in the new Brandon Hall Research Newsletter; they’ve created "LMS Central" to consolidate all their reports, vendor profiles, comparison lists and LMS-related workshops. Very handy if you need to shop or just keep current.