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Global Next Gen Learning Management System (LMS) Market for Higher Education Market 2021-2025 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 10:39am

The "Global Next Gen Learning Management System (LMS) Market for Higher Education Market 2021-2025" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "Global Next Gen Learning Management System (LMS) Market for Higher Education Market 2021-2025" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The next gen learning management system (LMS) market for higher education is poised to grow by $ 3.04 bn, progressing at a CAGR of 29% during the forecast period.
  • The report on next gen learning management system (LMS) market for higher education provides a holistic analysis, market size and forecast, trends, growth drivers, and challenges, as well as vendor analysis covering around 25 vendors.
  • The next gen learning management system (LMS) market for higher education analysis includes application segment and geographic landscape.

Digimarc Welcomes Accomplished SaaS Go-to-Market Executive Sheela Zemlin to its Board of Directors

Tuesday, February 23, 2021 - 6:30pm

BEAVERTON, Ore., Feb. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Digimarc Corporation (NASDAQ: DMRC), creator of the Digimarc Platform for digital identification and detection, announced today that Sheela Zemlin, a highly regarded and successful Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) executive, has been elected to its Board of Directors, effective February 22, 2021.

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  • BEAVERTON, Ore., Feb. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Digimarc Corporation (NASDAQ: DMRC), creator of the Digimarc Platform for digital identification and detection, announced today that Sheela Zemlin, a highly regarded and successful Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) executive, has been elected to its Board of Directors, effective February 22, 2021.
  • Her background prior to PwC includes senior leadership positions at several high-growth software companies, including Bill.com and Taleo (acquired by Oracle).
  • "I am thrilled to join the Board of Digimarc and to work closely with the leadership team as they extend and scale the Digimarc Platform," said Zemlin.
  • Digimarc Corporation (Nasdaq: DMRC) is the inventor of the Digimarc Platform that enables a more efficient, reliable and economical means of automatic identification.

Blackboard Congratulates NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory on Mars Perseverance Landing

Thursday, February 18, 2021 - 9:08pm

RESTON, Va., Feb. 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --On Thursday, Blackboard Inc., a leading global EdTech software and solutions company, saluted the NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) on the successful landing of the Perseverance rover on Mars.

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  • RESTON, Va., Feb. 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --On Thursday, Blackboard Inc., a leading global EdTech software and solutions company, saluted the NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) on the successful landing of the Perseverance rover on Mars.
  • The JPL Mars team uses Blackboard Learn SaaS to create and deliver training activities for multi-disciplinary teams.
  • The partnership began in 2017 when JPL implemented Blackboard's leading learning management system (LMS), Blackboard Learn, to deliver learning activities.
  • "Blackboard is humbled to support these amazing achievements by NASA," said Bryna Dash, Vice President of North America Government at Blackboard.

Population Services International Selects Meridian LMS to Drive Global Learning

Tuesday, February 16, 2021 - 2:55pm

RESTON, Va., Feb. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Award-winning learning technology provider Meridian Knowledge Solutions today announced that PSI (Population Services International), a global nonprofit organization, has chosen Meridian LMS as their learning platform for 4,000 internal staff and external users.

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  • RESTON, Va., Feb. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Award-winning learning technology provider Meridian Knowledge Solutions today announced that PSI (Population Services International), a global nonprofit organization, has chosen Meridian LMS as their learning platform for 4,000 internal staff and external users.
  • They needed a new learning management system with greater flexibility to better meet the needs of their employees, as well as frontline healthcare workers.
  • Using Akamai CDN, Meridian is able to optimize system performance for learners in areas where internet bandwidth is low.
  • Meridian LMS also allows users to take their training offline.

K16 Solutions Launches New Website and Showcases the Power of its Scaffold Technology for LMS Migration, Course Archiving, and Course Design

Tuesday, February 9, 2021 - 1:33pm

K16 Solutions was founded in 2018 by Dr. Thomas Waite and long-time colleagues Mary Nisbet and Jordan Scheid after years of working with fragmented, dysfunctional LMS systems.

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  • K16 Solutions was founded in 2018 by Dr. Thomas Waite and long-time colleagues Mary Nisbet and Jordan Scheid after years of working with fragmented, dysfunctional LMS systems.
  • Born from this experience was a revolutionary, never-before-seen technology called Scaffold that helps solve three primary problems for institutions that use an LMS.
  • Founded by experienced higher education leaders, faculty, and academic entrepreneurs, K16 Solutions solves the biggest LMS challenges facing institutions today.
  • Scaffold technology, powered by K16 Solutions, allows schools to quickly and seamlessly migrate LMS platforms, build better courses, and archive outdated online courses.

Instructure Announces Immersive Reader Available Free to Canvas Users

Monday, February 8, 2021 - 1:56pm

The feature is free to all Canvas customers on any Canvas Pages content, making reading more accessible to all learners.

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  • The feature is free to all Canvas customers on any Canvas Pages content, making reading more accessible to all learners.
  • Last year Instructure became the first learning management system provider to offer Immersive Reader for students.
  • "Last year Instructure became the first learning management system provider to offer Immersive Reader for students," said Mitch Benson, Chief Product Officer at Instructure.
  • Canvas users will be empowered by Immersive Reader, which unlocks the potential of all learners."

The European School of Osteopathy Selects YuJa, Inc. as Enterprise Video Platform Provider to Support Osteopathic Education

Tuesday, February 2, 2021 - 1:00pm

The England-based, internationally-renowned European School of Osteopathy (ESO) has selected YuJa, Inc. to provide its campus-wide video and capture platform.

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  • The England-based, internationally-renowned European School of Osteopathy (ESO) has selected YuJa, Inc. to provide its campus-wide video and capture platform.
  • The school was seeking a solution to live stream osteopathic courses locally and internationally, as well as to manage and distribute content to faculty and students.
  • The Video Platform will integrate with the schools Learning Management System, Moodle, Single Sign-On, and a third-party live stream and video capture hardware tool currently in use by the school.
  • Its portfolio includes products for lecture capture , live streaming , video management , video conferencing , video test proctoring , digital asset management and enterprise accessibility .

eLearning Brothers Launches The Rockstar Learning Platform

Thursday, January 28, 2021 - 1:05pm

Learning solutions leader eLearning Brothers today introduces The Rockstar Learning Platform, a digital learning platform that incorporates both LMS and LXP features, designed to provide a solution for todays critical learning needs and challenges.

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  • Learning solutions leader eLearning Brothers today introduces The Rockstar Learning Platform, a digital learning platform that incorporates both LMS and LXP features, designed to provide a solution for todays critical learning needs and challenges.
  • Thats also why were excited to release an even more powerful learning platform today in The Rockstar Learning Platform.
  • Specific details about The Rockstar Learning Platform will be revealed at the upcoming eLearning Brothers launch event.
  • These learning experiences can be integrated into The Rockstar Learning Platform as reusable modules into learning pathways, courses, or curricula.

Edusity Seeks Strategic Partners to Co-Invent New LMS Landscape

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 - 9:02pm

Mississauga, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - January 26, 2021) - Edusity , a learning management system (LMS) featuring a real-time, fully-interactive virtual classroom, is seeking strategic partners to co-invent the LMS landscape for Learning & Development teams.

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  • Mississauga, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - January 26, 2021) - Edusity , a learning management system (LMS) featuring a real-time, fully-interactive virtual classroom, is seeking strategic partners to co-invent the LMS landscape for Learning & Development teams.
  • "Edusity knows that we need to co-invent from the ground up, not merely customize.
  • To do that, all parties need to consider their contributions part of a strategic partnership."
  • On-boarding, health and safety training, on-going compliance education and professional development are all business processes that require the support of an easy-to-use learning management system like Edusity .

IXL Learning Integrates with Canvas to Optimize Student Learning

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 - 1:05pm

SAN MATEO, Calif., Jan. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- IXL Learning , the K-12 personalized learning platform used by 11 million students, now offers an integration with Canvas, one of the most widely adopted learning management systems (LMS) in North America.

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  • SAN MATEO, Calif., Jan. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- IXL Learning , the K-12 personalized learning platform used by 11 million students, now offers an integration with Canvas, one of the most widely adopted learning management systems (LMS) in North America.
  • This integration makes it even easier for districts to fit IXL into their technology ecosystem, granting a single point of entry from Canvas to IXL's curriculum.
  • Roster matching between Canvas and IXL will make it simple for customers to set up and manage classes.
  • "Our integration with Canvas highlights IXL's commitment to creating seamless learning experiences and facilitating effortless implementation," said Suzanne Pelz, Vice President of Engineering at IXL Learning.