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Learning Management Systems

Learning management systems encompass software applications for the administration, documentation, tracking, reporting, and delivery of educational courses, training programs, or learning and development programs.

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Epignosis

TalentLMS

We designed TalentLMS for businesses of any size to deliver effective and engaging online training to their employees, partners, and customers. It’s an easy to use, feature-rich LMS at a reassuringly fair price. Ideal for any type of training --from onboarding to compliance-- in any industry --from manufacturing to aviation --TalentLMS is able to compress or expand to your needs. This allows smart businesses all over the world to help their people grow, cut training costs and boost profits.

7.9

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8.1

CX Score

+80

Emotional Footprint

81%

Likeliness to Recommend

53

Reviews

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DigitalChalk

DigitalChalk

DigitalChalk provides your complete online learning solution no matter who you train! Bolster your learning & development program with a world-class corporate training solution. Build Employee Skills and Awareness – Without Sacrificing Productivity, Measure the Impact of Your Learning & Development Program, and Mitigate Risk Within Your Organization.

7.8

Composite Score

8.1

CX Score

+85

Emotional Footprint

70%

Likeliness to Recommend

44

Reviews

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SAP

SAP Litmos

Litmos is the Learning Management System (LMS) that people love to use. Litmos makes it easy for teachers / trainers to build courses, assign them to learners and accurately track the results. The best part of Litmos is that it is a hosted training system, which means you don’t need help from the IT department to set it up and get started. You can literally begin creating your courses in minutes. Take a tour of Litmos’s features to see why millions of users trust Litmos as their primary learning management system.

7.7

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7.9

CX Score

+80

Emotional Footprint

76%

Likeliness to Recommend

43

Reviews

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Docebo

Docebo LMS

Incorporate formal and informal learning with Docebo Learn, Coach & Share. An easy to use Learning Management System (LMS) to organize, track and distribute online courses for formal learning (supports multiple formats including xAPI, SCORM and AICC).

7.7

Composite Score

7.9

CX Score

+79

Emotional Footprint

77%

Likeliness to Recommend

37

Reviews

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Saba Software

Saba LMS

Develop a highly skilled and engaged workforce with learning management software that delivers the modern learning experience your employees want, the formal learning activities your organization needs, and the tools and insights that drive business impact. Deliver a Personalized, Continuous Learning Experience.

7.7

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7.5

CX Score

+72

Emotional Footprint

79%

Likeliness to Recommend

28

Reviews

D2L

D2L Brightspace

D2L is the software leader that makes the learning experience better. The company's cloud-based platform - Brightspace - is not a common one-size-fits-all learning management system (LMS). It's easier to use, more flexible, and smart. With Brightspace, you can personalize the experience for every learner to deliver real results.

7.6

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7.7

CX Score

+76

Emotional Footprint

78%

Likeliness to Recommend

82

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Adobe Systems

Adobe Captivate Prime

It’s a next-gen Learning Management System (LMS) that delivers personalized learning experiences across multiple devices. Align all online and offline enterprise-wide learning initiatives to skill, upskill and reskill your employees.

7.6

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7.8

CX Score

+78

Emotional Footprint

76%

Likeliness to Recommend

120

Reviews

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Cornerstone OnDemand

Cornerstone Learning Suite

Reinvent learning and development to realize the potential of your employees by creating a culture of continuous learning. With Cornerstone’s Learning suite, go beyond delivering training and compliance to developing an engaged, collaborative and skilled workforce.

7.5

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7.8

CX Score

+83

Emotional Footprint

69%

Likeliness to Recommend

55

Reviews

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SkyPrep

SkyPrep LMS

The SkyPrep LMS is an award-winning learning management system that helps organizations deliver, track, and optimize training to employees, customers, and partners. Our mission is to simplify online training and knowledge sharing so that organizations can reach their full potential. We provide online training and knowledge sharing solutions for top companies. Our award-winning products serve over 250,000 users from leading companies in different industries and sectors across the world.

7.5

Composite Score

7.9

CX Score

+83

Emotional Footprint

71%

Likeliness to Recommend

40

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Workday, Inc.

Workday Learning

Workday Learning empowers organizations to deliver an employee-centric experience that transforms business outcomes by delivering learning in a consumer-like, social environment. Employees can take control of their own educational experience, set personalized preferences that surface relevant content for current or future roles, view recommended learning, and access required material.

7.5

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7.4

CX Score

+73

Emotional Footprint

78%

Likeliness to Recommend

67

Reviews

Accord LMS

Accord LMS

Whether you’re a small business or a multinational enterprise, the Accord Learning Management System will increase training compliance, improve consistency and reduce your costs. Accord's award winning Learning Management System makes it easy to train, track and certify your Employees, Partners and Customers.

7.1

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7.5

CX Score

+78

Emotional Footprint

62%

Likeliness to Recommend

23

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Blue Sky eLearn

Path LMS

Maximize Your Message with Path LMS. Our award-winning, powerful cloud-based learning solution.

7.1

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7.6

CX Score

+76

Emotional Footprint

65%

Likeliness to Recommend

36

Reviews

Mindflash

Mindflash LMS

Mindflash is an easy to use, award winning online training platform with over 1,000 customers, including Apple, Dyson, Microsoft, Uber, Kellogg's and PBS. It is a cloud solution that is perfect for customer, partner and employee training. Mindflash makes it easy to create courses, add quizzes and track results. Upload your PowerPoint, Word, PDF, SCORM or video files and create an online course that can be taken on any computer or mobile device.

6.9

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7.1

CX Score

+72

Emotional Footprint

66%

Likeliness to Recommend

26

Reviews

Absorb Software

Absorb LMS

Intelligently crafted learning technology. As a company founded by former course authors we are sheepish about our advantage building a great learning experience. Today, we are still driven by that same passion for learning that provides you the best LMS.

6.9

Composite Score

6.9

CX Score

+65

Emotional Footprint

70%

Likeliness to Recommend

24

Reviews

Cypher Learning

Matrix LMS

MATRIX is an LMS for businesses that makes it easy to deliver the best online training to your employees, clients, and partners. With an intuitive design and innovative features, MATRIX helps organizations around the world cut training costs, increase their profit, and improve learners performance.

6.7

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6.4

CX Score

+56

Emotional Footprint

72%

Likeliness to Recommend

34

Reviews

Skillsoft Ltd

SumTotal Learning Management

To win in today’s agile, competitive environment you can’t rely on old school learning management systems (LMS) that provide one-size-fits-all training. At the same time, unleashing an over-abundance of learning resources leaves employees frustrated and doesn’t align their efforts with the demands of your business. SumTotal Learn is the only enterprise learning management solution that connects the dots between the skills and competencies people need to be better at their jobs –delivered in the context of what they are trying to accomplish – and, prepares the organization for tomorrow, to measurably improve performance.

6.2

Composite Score

6.2

CX Score

+48

Emotional Footprint

75%

Likeliness to Recommend

35

Reviews

Latitude Learning

Latitude Learning LMS

LatitudeLearning was designed to manage partner training programs. Our learning management system addresses the unique challenges of administering partner (franchise, OEM, agent, broker, reseller, etc.) training. A rich, full feature LMS is the key behind a great training program. But, if you're managing a partner training program you've got special needs. You are faced with a set of unique challenges that cannot be addressed using a regular LMS.

9.1

Composite Score

9.4

CX Score

+96

Emotional Footprint

85%

Likeliness to Recommend

7

Reviews

BrainCert

BrainCert E-Learning Platform

E-Learning Platform best suitable for people who want to teach and collaborate online. You can create, sell, and share courses, tests, contents, and live classes with your students in the social marketplace.

8.4

Composite Score

9.2

CX Score

+97

Emotional Footprint

79%

Likeliness to Recommend

5

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Nimble

Nimble LMS

Effortlessly manage your elearning programme with our beautifully simple LMS. Whether you've a serious number of learners or just a few, Nimble LMS makes managing your elearning programme very easy indeed. Our elearning tools are quick to pick up and easy to understand.Our beautifully simple learning management system, Nimble LMS, will have you rolling out courses in no time at all. Whether you have a serious number of learners or just a few, you can effortlessly manage your learning programme with our ready-to-go LMS.

8.0

Composite Score

7.9

CX Score

+77

Emotional Footprint

80%

Likeliness to Recommend

14

Reviews

LearnUpon

LearnUpon

LearnUpon LMS helps businesses unlock the power of learning. Our user-friendly platform and industry-leading expertise enables over 1000 businesses to streamline large-scale training delivery with confidence to every audience: employees, customers, and partners. With a global team and a solution that processes hundreds of thousands of enrollments every day, innovative businesses around the world partner with LearnUpon to deliver their enterprise-level training initiatives with ease.

8.0

Composite Score

8.4

CX Score

+92

Emotional Footprint

71%

Likeliness to Recommend

14

Reviews

Intellum

Exceed LMS

We know that employees are responding to smaller, bite-size learning initiatives. We also know that a more consumer-like work experience is the key to improved employee engagement. The Exceed LMS is the first Open Asset Learning Management System on the market. Now, learning professionals can leverage any file type, including things curated from the Internet, to quickly and easily create or supplement learning activities. No xAPI. No Learning Resource Store. Just real learning industry innovation.

7.5

Composite Score

7.3

CX Score

+63

Emotional Footprint

87%

Likeliness to Recommend

9

Reviews

iSpring

iSpring Learn

iSpring Learn is a corporate training platform with a powerful authoring tool and cloud LMS. Easily train and assess employees, customers and partners no matter where they are. You can launch real mobile learning with native iOS & Android apps for instant access to courses, even offline. Personal live tech support is at your service, just a call away. Schedule a free 15-minute online meeting to learn how this solution works for your particular training goals.

7.5

Composite Score

8.6

CX Score

+95

Emotional Footprint

70%

Likeliness to Recommend

6

Reviews

authorGEN Technologies

WizIQ

WizIQ LMS provides a complete solution to tutors, institutes and organizations to deliver live online classes and launch self-paced courses. WizIQ is easy-to-use, affordable and gives the freedom to learners to access the courses from any location and device. With WizIQ, businesses can launch their own custom-branded learning/training portal with features such as virtual classroom, course builder, tests and assessment builder, customized mobile application, eCommerce and reports.

7.2

Composite Score

6.9

CX Score

+62

Emotional Footprint

74%

Likeliness to Recommend

10

Reviews

Xerceo

Xerceo Feathercap

Feathercap lets anyone publish learning magazines and quizzes to any mobile, tablet or desktop device.

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Likeliness to Recommend

0

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Zenler

Zenler Studio

Ever thought of creating your elearning content from PowerPoint? Yes, with Zenler you can easily create your eLearning course with PowerPoint as your content creating/editing environment. Zenler Studio is a powerful, yet easy-to-use, eLearning authoring system that offers a coding-free environment for creating top-quality interactive eLearning courses which can be published to multiple output formats, including Flash, HTML5 (or any other mobile devices) and also to any SCORM compliant LMS.

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30
Mar

Author: Lisa Highfield (Info-Tech)

Configuring online learning can take time and resources not all organizations have, especially during the COVID-19 pandemic. D2L is assisting with this through a Quick Start Care Package to help organizations rapidly transition to online learning.

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29
Mar

Author: Rebecca Factor (Info-Tech)

What is changing in the HR technology space as a result of COVID-19? Some organizations are seeing an uptick in interest and customer support, while others are providing free access to their product.

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12
Mar

Author: Rebecca Factor (Info-Tech)

Cornerstone is acquiring Saba, a learning management system, to further invest in its learning offerings and gain reach in the market. With this acquisition, the organization intends to accelerate product development.

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11
Mar

Author: Rebecca Factor (Info-Tech)

Cornerstone acquires Clustree to incorporate AI into its learning solutions. As a result, Cornerstone’s Learning Suite displays deep knowledge of employee skills, which can inform promotions or job changes, areas for learning, and recruiting decisions.

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14
Jan

Author: Lindsay Ellis (Info-Tech)

This is the third maintenance release since Sakai 19 was released in spring 2019. Thanks to its open-source community, Sakai is continuously providing fixes, security updates, and improvements to its users.

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7
Jan

Author: Lindsay Ellis (Info-Tech)

iSpring expands its product offering with Flora LMS, a subscription-based course-selling platform targeted at business trainers, edupreneurs, and training companies.

Latest Research

29
Oct

Author: Lindsay Ellis (Info-Tech)

Pearson released the results of its Global Learning Survey. This is the first time that Pearson has undertaken such a study to capture the opinions of 11,000 learners across 19 countries. The study uncovered eight key trends indicating a shift to life-long, learner driven education.

Latest Research

23
Oct

Author: Lindsay Ellis (Info-Tech)

Blackboard has announced its partnership with Amazon’s Alexa to launch a new Skill for its flagship learning management system (LMS), Blackboard Learn. Learners (and their parents) will be able to get information about their profile and coursework simply by asking Alexa.

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27
Sep

Author: Lindsay Ellis (Info-Tech)

Absorb LMS has acquired Tampa-based eLogic Learning LMS. This is the second acquisition in its aggressive acquisition growth strategy, following its acquisition of Torch LMS in May.

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17
Sep

Author: Lindsay Ellis (Info-Tech)

TalentLMS 4.0 features several new features along with an improved user interface. While none of the new features are game changers, they are marginal improvements that TalentLMS users and administrators will enjoy.

Latest Research

19
Aug

Author: Lindsay Ellis (Info-Tech)

iSpring has released an update that includes three major improvements to its Learn LMS platform. These updates are focused on making the role of admin easier and to cut down on the amount of time spent managing content and user lists.

Latest Research

19
Aug

Author: Lindsay Ellis (Info-Tech)

SumTotal 19.2 is its second release of 2019 and solidifies its focus on creating an end-to-end talent development solution. Its new SumTotal Intelligent Assistant (SIA) is the highlight of the update, providing users the ability to translate web searches and internet content into relevant training content within the SumTotal LMS.

Latest Research

19
Jul

Author: Lindsay Ellis (Info-Tech)

Docebo’s latest product release, Docebo 7.7, increases personalization for enterprise learning and brand identity. The release also includes improved automated content suggestions through its artificial intelligence and course enrollment based on personalized learning paths.

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18
Jun

Author: Lindsay Ellis (Info-Tech)

Absorb LMS has acquired Utah-based Torch LMS. This acquisition is the first in its acquisition growth strategy, financed through its Silversmith Capital Partners investment.

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27
May

Author: Lindsay Ellis (Info-Tech)

eLogic Learning claims to be taking the lead in mobile support by releasing its iOS app. However, offering a mobile experience has been table stakes in the industry for quite some time.

Latest Research

10
May

Author: Lindsay Ellis (Info-Tech)

Recently, Adobe Captivate Prime released an update that is more than just tweaking the interface. The latest update introduces social tools, gamification, and user-generated content tools as well as improvements to compliance monitoring.

Latest Research

16
Apr

Author: Lindsay Ellis (Info-Tech)

Docebo Learning Platform has released its Top Trends for eLearning in 2019. While these types of vendor-led research reports align their trends to their product, they can provide some insight into the landscape and what features the vendor will be focusing on in the coming year.

Latest Research

15
Apr

Author: Lindsay Ellis (Info-Tech)

In its most basic terms, a learning experience platform (LXP/LEP) sits on top of your learning management system (LMS) to create a better discovery experience for your employees. Think of it as the platform that turns your LMS into (for lack of a better comparison) Netflix.

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14
Feb

Author: Teodora Siman (Info-Tech)

New cloud data management capabilities are part of Veeam Availability Suite 9.5 Update 4. With the steady shift from cloud as a backup target to cloud as a backup source, organizations need to address cloud native backup.

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21
Dec

Author: Michelle Tran (Info-Tech)

Academia often struggles to keep up with the evolving cybersecurity landscape, and employers often note that the technical and soft skills learned in education programs lack real-world application. It involves both education and corporate training to build a strong cybersecurity workforce.