learning management system

Synonyms: LMS, Learning Platform

Definition: Learning Management System

A Learning Management System (also called LMS) manages learning activities in an organisation. It coordinates course content and participants, but also learning progress. In the past, Learning Management Systems were used exclusively for compulsory training. Today it is more about social learning, i.e. learning together. Examples of some popular LMS are:

Learning Management System
Overview popular LMS

But there are others. For the selection of the right LMS, the requirements are decisive.