Enterprise Mobile Learning 2011 - Year in Review

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How On Target Were My 2011 Predictions? It’s time once again to take stock of what happened in enterprise mobile learning and see if any of my 2011 predictions hit their intended targets. If 2010 was the year of the pilot, 2011 will be the year of the deployment. a.k.a.

Enterprise mLearning Predictions for 2011

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It is time once again to ponder the research, extrapolate on recent experience, and attempt to read the tea leaves so we can predict the future of enterprise mobile learning in 2011. If 2010 was the year of the pilot, then 2011 will be the year of the deployment. Flash will still not be supported on iOS devices in 2011 but this fact will matter far less over time.

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Mobile Learning: A Quick SWOT Analysis

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Concerns still revolve around basic device security and data security. For over two years now, we have not only just been hearing about mobile learning but also actively understanding and working on it.

July Hot List: Mobile Learning Content

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July 1, 2011 to July 31, 2011 Featured Sources The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. New York Music Fans – Text “Celebrate” to 30644 for Celebrate Brooklyn Concert Reminders , July 26, 2011 Polls and Surveys and Quizzes!

Mobile Learning Conferences

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Here are all the conferences on Clayton’s current list related to mobile learning: February 7-10, 2011 International Conference on New Technologies, Mobility and Security , 4 th , sponsored by the International Federation for Information Processing (IFIP) Paris, France. February 14-17, 2011 Mobile World Congress, Barcelona, Spain. March 23-25, 2011 Learning Solutions Conference and Expo, sponsored by the eLearning Guild, Orlando, Florida, USA.

JIT Performance Support Mobile App Development

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Security and Updates – with increased data integration with corporate information systems, the security of data will become an increasing concern for companies rolling out mobile applications for performance support. if the data has value in any way, it is important to secure it.

mLearning Tech A’plenty Released at CES 2011

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As security and control issues for enterprise-grade mlearning solutions are mitigated to infosec’s satisfaction, BYOD policies can actually save organization tremendous amounts of money every year. To me, the more significant advances introduced at CES 2011 were the formal introductions from the leading carriers of their much anticipated “4G”, high-speed networks.

10 Reasons BlackBerry Can Survive and Even Thrive

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The reasons range from RIM’s focus on security to “the stickiness of BBM&# (BlackBerry Messager). 10 Reasons BlackBerry Can Survive and Even Thrive | Silison.com | Natasha Lomas | 1 July 2011.

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Enterprise mLearning Predictions for 2012

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The many advantages of mobile web apps – like cross platform OS support for iOS, Android and others – will still be mitigated in key areas like security, off-line storage, sync updates, access to device features like cameras (although this is improving in the spec) plus critical infosec concerns like SSO support when disconnected and remote wipe capabilities that just don’t work in mobile web apps yet.

50,000 people say NO to Social Security cuts

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With the recent threat of cuts to benefits like Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid looming, groups like AARP have been spurred to action.

Taking mLearning to the Gridiron?

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Mobile Technology Security StrategyIn the lead up to the Super Bowl, I saw this interview discussing the possibility of NFL teams considering replacing their traditional playbooks with iPads or other tablets. As soon [.].

New mLearning Authoring Offerings - Wave #1

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As detailed in my list of mobile learning predictions for 2011 , a collection of smart and savvy authoring tool vendors offering solutions for online training delivery will start to introduce specialized tools that will enable some form of single sourcing that outputs mobile-friendly content with little or nominal effort over and above what's already been invested to create online courseware and training materials.

Defining Mobile Learning Isn’t Enough | Knowledge Management System (KMS) Blog

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Addressing Mobile Security with What Else? An App!

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While most of us in the learning community are more concerned with engaging the learner and providing effective learning content to our mobile learners, there are a lot of people who think of one thing when you mention mobile learning and that is security.

Mobile Viruses Expanding at an Alarming Level

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” This quote is from the Mobile Threat Report issued by F-Secure Response Labs, a company with offices in Helsinki, Finland, and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia that monitors security threats on a world-wide basis. in 2011.

What the Army is Doing in Mobile Learning

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In the long run, it looks like the Army is even going to push commercial mobile devices (iOS, Android, Windows Phone 7 devices) into combat situations as long as they can figure out the security. Security is a very hard problem to solve, but it’s being worked on by several big and small industry players at the moment and it’s on everyone’s mind. Remember, it’s taken a long time for PCs to evolve to the security and restrictions they have today.

GeoLearning Acquired by SumTotal: The mLearning Impact?

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In short, getting a course on a phone is relatively easy but the 250 other things the mobility enterprise is concerned with today represent the true challenges that need to be addressed to ensure the learning experience is fully functional, appropriate, customizable, secure and fully scalable.

Mobile Learning And The BYOD Movement

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Some organizations have embraced it with open arms while many are still apprehensive about security risks that BYOD poses. As per a survey conducted by Good Technology in October 2011, 72 percent of its customers were already formally supporting BYOD programs.

Even More Secure Access to Accounts

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Mobile Commons has numerous health care customers that demand the highest levels of security. Enhanced Security Access provides an additional level of security, including: Strong Password Reinforcement. Enhanced Security Access is available to all Mobile Commons customers with highly sensitive data, such as Protected Health Information (PHI) or financial data. We developed an option for them–and for you–to address this specific need.

Cuts to Social Security? AARP weighs in

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Late Wednesday, the Washington Post broke the news that President Obama was willing to offer up cuts to Social Security as part of the negotiations around reducing the country’s debt. They responded almost immediately by blasting out a message to their full list that read: AARP: White House considering cuts to Social Security?!

Really, Steve…

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might want to rethink your security strategies. we’ll leave the others alone

How are non-profits using text messaging?

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The report features a campaign AARP launched using it’s text messaging list to fight for Social Security recipients. Senator Alan Simpson equated Social Security with a ‘milk cow’ on August 25, 2010 and AARP leapt to action.

My 2012 Enterprise mLearning Predictions Recap

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partners, customers) where ease of install/access are paramount and the required features can be limited to what’s essential instead of everything that’s required by IT, security and management.

Listen to Your Data: Lessons from a Multilingual Text Message Campaign

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Many of the users who texted back “ALTO&# were trying to send a message to Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano, not quit the RI4A mobile list. Mobile marketing is still unexplored territory.

5 Reasons You Should Check Out Upside2Go’s New Version

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A first, major release since Upside2Go’s launch back in 2011, the new version takes mLearning delivery and performance support to a whole new level. 5.Enhanced Security. Mobile security continues to be a key area of concern in organizations across the globe.

2010: mLearning Year in Review

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There will certainly be 30+ tablet devices to choose from by mid 2011 and all will help to grow the market and a select few will actually succeed as products. We expect more tools will provide publication to HTML5 support in the coming weeks and months of 2011. A.K.A.