Tag Archives: Canvas

Instructurecon 2016: Why This Company is Still Formidable (and Misunderstood)

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1092) When I talk to Instructure competitors or critics, I usually hear two complaints about them: They “open wash” or are “fauxpen.” They have no vision. Having attended Instructurecon 2016 a couple of weeks ago, my … Continue reading

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MoodleMoot US 16: Playing small-ball

By Phil HillMore Posts (442) At the MoodleMoot in late June in Los Angeles, which serves as close to a users conference for the open source Moodle LMS community as any other event, there was a strong sense of continuity … Continue reading

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MarketsandMarkets: Getting the LMS market wrong

By Phil HillMore Posts (442) New LMS market analysis with a leader list that includes a company that is retiring its LMS and ignores the company who has a 5x lead in new implementations for its core market? Sign me up. Over … Continue reading

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LMS Outage: Exclusive view of UC Davis contract with Scriba

By Phil HillMore Posts (442) When I first heard about the recent LMS outage at UC Davis – which left the school with no LMS access for a full week and without a fully functional LMS through the remainder of the … Continue reading

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SmartSite Goes Dumb: A student’s view of the UC Davis LMS outage

By Phil HillMore Posts (442) [ed. Cydney Jones is a junior at UC Davis, and she was kind enough to share information and insights during my coverage of the UC Davis LMS outage (their Sakai-based LMS is branded as SmartSite … Continue reading

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