Tag Archives: open source

State of the US Higher Education LMS Market: 2015 Edition

By Phil HillMore Posts (384) I shared the most recent graphic summarizing the LMS market in October 2014, and thanks to revised data sources it’s time for an update. As with all previous versions, the 2005 – 2009 data points are … Continue reading

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Why Moodle Matters

By Phil HillMore Posts (384) For a large portion of our readers who deal mostly with US higher education, it could be easy to dismiss Moodle as an LMS and an idea past its prime. Market data from Edutechnica shows … Continue reading

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Is Kuali Guilty of “Open Washing”?

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1052) Phil and I don’t write a whole lot about Student Information Systems (SISs) and the larger Enterprise Resource Management (ERP) suites that they belong to, not because they’re unimportant but because the stories about them … Continue reading

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In Which I (Partially) Disagree with Richard Stallman on Kuali’s AGPL Usage

By Phil HillMore Posts (384) Since Michael is making this ‘follow-up blog post’ week, I guess I should jump in. In my latest post on Kuali and the usage of the AGPL license, the key argument is that this license … Continue reading

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Kuali, Ariah and Apereo: Emerging ed tech debate on open source license types

By Phil HillMore Posts (384) With the annual Kuali conference – Kuali Days – starting today in Indianapolis, the big topic should be the August decision to move from a community source to a professional open source model, moving key development to a … Continue reading

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