The Learning Technology Ecosystem

Technology’s Place in the Modern Learning Ecosystem We all know that the learner is the center of the learning ecosystem — today, much of that learning ecosystem is driven by technology.  But which learning technology tools do what, and which do your organization actually need? Let’s explore the main components of the Learning Technology Ecosystem, […]

Solving the Content Explosion Problem


What do many major organizations have in common? A content problem. Even for the most digitally advanced organizations, writing content to scale is a tall order. Delivering a small piece of content, such as procedure steps for a job aid, is a relatively simple task — a “one and done.” But is it really done? […]

An LCMS is not an LMS

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One of the most common questions we hear is, “Are you an LMS (Learning Management System)?” “LMS” and “LCMS” (Learning Content Management System) are often mistakenly used interchangeably, and differentiating between them can be tricky. It doesn’t help that some overlap exists between the two platforms, such as the fact that an LMS and LCMS […]

The “L” in LCMS Makes all the Difference

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The in LCMS can mean the difference between success and failure for organizations. One missing letter can change the whole meaning of a word. While many companies have made significant investments in a Content Management System (CMS) to manage documents, images, videos, etc., they lack critical features and functionality that only an LCMS provides. Unlike […]

Mobile Learning: Making Content Available Anytime, Anywhere

Mobile learning, also called M-learning or mLearning, is any type of content that is developed or consumed on mobile devices, such as smartphones and tablets, and including anything from podcasts to full eLearning courses. According to Pew Research, virtually all Americans ? an overwhelming 96% ? currently own some kind of cellphone, an increase of […]

How Xyleme Impacts Your Bottom Line

Managing complex content libraries for diverse audiences brings a range of significant challenges, from time-consuming content creation and maintenance, content trapped in restrictive formats, to the inability to personalize content at scale and a lack of actionable user and content performance data. Xyleme’s industry-leading content management solutions help regional, national and global organizations overcome even […]

How Xyleme Simplifies Audit Compliance & Legal Discovery

Whether tracking employee and customer activity or facilitating legal discovery and audit requests, complete and accurate historical content and learner records allow organizations to manage large volumes of content with confidence. When organizations need the ability to quickly and easily comply with regulatory audits and other compliance requirements, standard out-of-the-box content libraries, like SharePoint and […]

What is an LCMS?

LCMS, LMS, CMS… What’s the Difference? A Learning Content Management System (LCMS) is a platform that integrates authoring, delivery, publishing and analysis of content in a multi-user environment. In our LCMS definition, it provides content professionals a way to manage their content and collaborate in one centralized location. While the primary function of a Learning […]