Totara Learning Solutions
Totara Learning Solutions is dedicated to fundamentally changing the nature of the LMS software market. Totara Learn is an open source implementation of LMS with its enterprise edition available via subscription. Totara can reduce a corporate enterprise’s learning-management costs significantly while providing the most advanced learning-management functionalities.
Totara Learn being open-source software, developed with an active community, can deliver real benefits in learning and development for corporate organizations. It comes with a big vision to transform how learning technologies are developed, delivered, and purchased. Totara delivers this through:
Driving down costs with zero license fees
Delivering peace of mind with commercial support
Offering a collaborative model of innovation
Making customization easy
Ensuring freedom from vendor lock-in
Totara Learn is an open source enterprise customization of Moodle that offers a functionally rich learning platform, which can be implemented quickly and at a fraction of the cost of proprietary solutions. Totara Enterprise enables you to deliver learning effectively through individual learning plans, which reflect your employees’ roles, training needs and objectives. Totara Learn has consistently maintained its place in the top 20 learning portal companies list of training industry every year from 2012.
Totara Learn is used by major corporates such as Sony and Tesco, for catering to their learning needs. The LMS supports close to twenty languages, which makes it widely accepted across the globe. Totara can also be integrated with key business information systems, such as HR management, to maximize the return on investment and minimize data entry tasks for such systems.
Totara Social is an Enterprise Social Network (ESN) designed to foster collaboration, communication and knowledge sharing across the extended enterprise. Social learning and networking is essential for collaborative working in the Internet age. While public social networks have become an integral part of our daily lives, the co-creation of content, communication, sharing of ideas, resources and company policies needs secure spaces for your organization or extended enterprise. You should own your data and set your own policies for its usage.
Totara Social opens the flow of knowledge and is a catalyst for collaboration throughout your organization. Social learning is about conversation and collaboration. It is centered on individuals coming together often in unstructured ways – sharing and creating new information, bouncing ideas around, asking questions and finding out what’s really happening.
Cloud-based LMSs are hosted on the cloud/data servers/Internet and can be accessed by logging into a service provider’s website. This avoids the need to install course design and management software and allows instructors/ to use their Internet browsers to upload course content, create new courses, and communicate with learners directly. This Software as a Service (SaaS) model features both Totara Learn and Totara Social on the cloud. Totara Cloud comes with innovation, freedom, and control of open source with simplicity, immediacy and lower cost of SaaS.
Totara Cloud also comes with the features of a full-fledged enterprise social network, which helps managing face to face training events, webinars, e-learning, and many more. It also offers an open source community that defines the future of learning management and delivery. In this community, you can meet Totara customers, partners and development experts to share your ideas, ask questions, suggest features, and access self-paced learning.