Tag Archives: Cloud

Schoology Layoffs: Focusing on smaller higher ed opportunities

By Phil HillMore Posts (461) We’ve noticed and had several people ask us about corporate changes at Schoology, the LMS vendor. More specifically, the questions have been based on whether they are laying off staff, and what that means for … Continue reading

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Schoology: The strongest LMS you’ve never seen

By Phil HillMore Posts (461) LMS evaluations are typically painful ordeals for not just committee members but also for the vendors. They have to provide multiple demos, have lots of Q&A, and write 100+ page proposals based on extensive feature … Continue reading

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About The Blackboard Partnership With IBM And Amazon Web Services

By Phil HillMore Posts (461) Leading into BbWorld16, Blackboard’s annual users conference in the air conditioned bunker of The Venetian in Las Vegas, the company announced that they were partnering with IBM. Blackboard Inc. and IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced … Continue reading

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Clarification on Cloud, SaaS and Multi-tenant Language

By Phil HillMore Posts (461) In several recent posts I have argued about the importance of cloud-based platforms, and Michael Feldstein has written some insightful analysis on the subject. Quite often the terms Cloud and SaaS (software as a service) are misunderstood, … Continue reading

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