xapi blog SCORM vs xAPI debate

Answering the tough questions about SCORM vs xAPI

Last month, Chris and I had the privilege of being asked to present to this season’s xAPI Learning Cohort xAPI Party. If you’re not already familiar with the xAPI Cohort, I highly recommend checking it out. The team over at TorranceLearning has been running these…

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xAPI blog journey with xAPI and Articulate Storyline

My journey with xAPI and Articulate Storyline

The following article is written by guest blogger Devlin Peck, an instructional designer and eLearning development consultant. Learn more on Devlin Peck's website. To submit a guest blog you've written, fill out our form.  When I started my instructional design and eLearning development practice, I…

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xapi blog considering an LRS

What to consider when selecting an LRS

We field lots of questions about the basics of xAPI. The most common request is help finding a Learning Record Store (LRS). While there are many LRSs available these days, there are a few different flavors or varieties. Understanding what your requirements and expectations are…

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xAPI blog Rise in VR at I/ITSEC

Rise in virtual reality at I/ITSEC: Opportunity for xAPI

I’ve been going to I/ITSEC for many years now. If you’re not familiar with I/ITSEC, it’s the premier event for modeling, simulation and training systems with over 17K registrants at NTSA’s 2019 annual conference. The trade show floor really showcased the rise in off-the-shelf virtual…

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xAPI blog xAPI adoption by our numbers

A behind the scenes look at xAPI adoption by our numbers

Here at Rustici Software we’re in a unique position in the industry as we provide eLearning standards support for hundreds of learning platforms and have more than 1,500 SCORM Cloud customers, plus over 30,000 active trial users who use to test and deliver content. This…

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xAPI blog what's the state of xAPI? Find out at DevLearn

What’s the state of xAPI? Find out at DevLearn’s xAPI Camp

Seven years. That’s how long xAPI (then it was called Tin Can API .95 version) has been out in the world. From release improvements to progress on standardization, xAPI has significantly grown—but where does adoption of the eLearning specification stand today? Find out on Tuesday,…

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xAPI blog IEEE standardization progress

IEEE standardization progress on security and LRP requirements

Last year I wrote about the IEEE xAPI Base Standard working group, and how we are continuing the process of preparing the existing xAPI 1.0.3 specification to submit to a larger audience at IEEE for consideration as a standard. I recently participated in the group’s…

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xAPI blog let's hear it for the new xAPI Audio Profile

Let’s hear it for the new xAPI Audio Profile

Over the past couple months, I have been pursuing the creation of a new xAPI Profile: the Audio Profile! This Profile has recently been approved and merged into the ADL Profile Repository, which means it is ready for use within the xAPI community. The Audio…

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xAPI blog capturing interactions from cmi5

Capturing interactions from cmi5 launched assessments

Recently someone came to us looking for recommendations on how to get more detailed reporting from an assessment published as cmi5 from their authoring tool. They are capturing the score and pass/fail status of the overall assessment in the main AU, but are also trying…

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