- June 06, 2016
Arcusys listed as a Representative Vendor for its Valamis Product in Gartner's 2016 Market Guide for Corporate Learning Suites
The Market Guide provides a comprehensive overview of vendors in the corporate learning suites industry, giving companies an access to in-depth market knowledge, which they can use as background information when selecting their future learning solution.
Anaheim, CA & Joensuu, Finland – 6 June 2016. Arcusys, the global leader in digital learning solutions for Liferay, today disclosed that it has been included as a Representative Vendor for its Valamis - Learning Experience Platform product in Gartner's 2016 Market Guide for Corporate Learning Suites by Jeff Freyermuth and Helen Poitevin, released on 24th May, 2016.
In the Market Guide Freyermuth and Poitevin stated strategic assumptions of the future of corporate learning: "By 2018, nearly 50 percent of learning providers will look to streamline the learner's experience by providing context-aware capability." By the same year, "more than 80 percent of organizations will leverage user-generated content as part of their corporate learning strategy," the analysts continue. More is required also from learning suite vendors when organizations are building their learning strategies. The analysts recommend to "place the learner's experience and the solution's usability at the top of the priority list for any new learning project."
"We are excited to be recognized as a Representative Vendor in the Market Guide for Corporate Learning Suites. We have invested extensively in technology, which enables learning to become more personalized, measurable and safe. We feel this recognition supports our commitment to streamline the learner's experience and provide better capabilities for social learning in corporate learning," says Janne Hietala, Chief Commercial Officer at Arcusys.
Valamis is a proud sponsor and exhibitor (booth #400) at the Enterprise Learning Conference, 6-8 June at Anaheim Convention Center, Anaheim, CA. Come and hear an interesting presentation by Dr. Charles Camarda, Sr. Advisor for Engineering Development and Astronaut, NASA, and Janne Hietala, Chief Commercial Officer, Arcusys are talking on the topic "NASA Epic Challenge: Utilizing Phenomenon-Based Learning and xAPI in Organizational Framework" on June 7th from 8:30 - 9:20AM at the TRACK SE.
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Arcusys is an internationally growing IT company specialized in the digitalization of learning. The company's customers are large organizations in both private and public sectors. With its headquarters in Joensuu, Finland, Arcusys has a total of six offices in Finland, the US, and Russia. For more information on Arcusys please visit www.arcusys.com.
About Valamis - Learning Experience Platform
Valamis is an award-winning open source learning experience platform developed since 2010 by Arcusys. Valamis provides organizations a solution for turning the digital transformation of learning into a competitive advantage. Valamis enables social and informal learning, content authoring and management tools, learning measurement tools and other user experience capabilities using the Liferay platform. Valamis gives user an access to in-depth analytics on their learning process by supporting the xAPI standard, and includes a built-in Learning Record Store (LRS). The platform brings organizations a cost effective and flexible way to grow and manage their learning. For more information, please visit valamis.arcusys.com.