A Tale of Three LRSs

We recently collaborated on a project to share statements between three LRSs by three different vendors. This three-part blog series outlines the project, explores some use cases for sharing statements and then dives into the technical details. You’ll find similar (but distinct) blogs by the…

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Webinar Q&A: Nine Practical Uses of the Experience API (xAPI)

On Tuesday, March 31st, 2015, we hosted a webinar about nine practical use cases of the Experience API (xAPI). As usual, the attendees had more questions than we could answer during the live webinar, so we’ve posted the questions and Andrew Downes' answers here. Q:…

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ATD xAPI Basics Webinar Q&A

On 9/11/14,  we hosted a webinar for the Columbus chapter of ATD, and as usual,  the attendees had more questions that we could answer during the live webinar, so we’ve posted the questions and the answers here. Q: With which SCORM versions is Experience API…

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AT&T / Watershed Webinar Q&A

On 8/27/14,  I hosted a webinar alongside Larla Bogle and James Merrill from AT&T entitled “How AT&T is Using xAPI to Enhance Compliance Training”. The attendees had more questions that we could answer during the live webinar, so we've posted the questions and the answers…

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How AT&T Is Using xAPI to Enhance Their Compliance Training

It’s happening! Large (successful) corporations are using xAPI AND finding it helpful in driving business decisions. Want proof? Join us August 27 for a webinar about AT&T’s xAPI use case presented by AT&T's Larla Bogle and James Merrill, and Rustici Software's Mike Rustici. What’s it…

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The Six Watershed First Organizations

It’s happening! We created the Watershed First program to see if we could find six innovative companies that wanted to push the boundaries of e-learning with the Watershed LRS and the Experience API. Boy, did we find six! We had over 100 applicants, and it…

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Part 2: Tracking Software Clicks with xAPI

// This is a follow-up blog from the amazing Sean Putman, who originally guest blogged for us in March. You can read his first post here. Huge thanks to Sean for writing up these posts to share his real world-experience with the API. We have a…

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The Open Source Landscape

“If you have the right attitude, interesting problems will find you” — Eric S. Raymond, The Cathedral and the Bazaar Open efforts and open source are a big part of how the spec and adoption have made it to where we are today. Without the…

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How do you build an LRS?

We get this question a lot. To do xAPI properly, you need an LRS to send your statements to. Statements are generally the focal point of xAPI, but LRSs play a vital role in creating rich collections of data and making the data interoperable. To…

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