Tag Archives: Canvas

New Visual From LISTedTECH Shows LMS Market By New Implementations

By Phil HillMore Posts (402) Justin Menard and his team at ListEdTech have produced a great new visual on the LMS market in North America. Using his wiki-based data with 4,000+ institutions, he shows the percentage of LMS implementations per year … Continue reading

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Interview with Josh Coates, CEO of Instructure, on today’s IPO

By Phil HillMore Posts (402) Instructure, maker of the Canvas (higher ed and K-12 markets) LMS and Bridge (corporate learning market) LMS, held their Initial Public Offering today. Prior to the IPO, Wall Street analysts focused on the company’s growth, … Continue reading

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What Schoology’s Venture Funding Means for the LMS Market

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1069) LMS vendor Schoology just raised $32 million in Series D venture capital funding, bringing the total that they’ve raised to just over $57 million. If you’ve never heard of them, that’s because they have mostly … Continue reading

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Instructure Dodges A Data Bullet

By Phil HillMore Posts (402) Last week’s EDUCAUSE conference was relatively news free, which is actually a good thing as overall ed tech hype levels have come down. Near the end of the conference, however, I heard from three different … Continue reading

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Why Is Blackboard Laying Off Staff Despite Improved Market Share Position?

By Phil HillMore Posts (402) Over the past two weeks Blackboard had another round of layoffs, likely due to the company missing financial targets. While one estimate places the number at roughly 200, from what I have heard the number is … Continue reading

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