Partners In Learning

Skillsoft values its partners in learning and we have created a number of different
kinds of partnerships and programs to support your goals and requirements.

Skillsoft's Open Learning Services Architecture (OLSA) is a set of Web services that enables developers to integrate Skillsoft content and services into their respective platforms. The OLSA Partners listed below have all used OLSA Web Services to provide additional features, such as streamlined course loading, catalog synchronization, seamless login or automated reporting. See the grid at the bottom of this page for more details.

Note that the list contains Learning Management Systems, Talent Management Systems and a Business Analytics provider. OLSA can also be used to link to your HR platform or portal. Contact your Skillsoft representative for more information.

Click here to see a grid of OLSA features implemented by these providers.

Cirrus Software
Cirrus Software

Academy Point is a Social and Community Learning Portal, that is used by small to large organisations. These are some of the features available on the portal: * Community Learning * Incentives Scheme * Contribute your own content * Virtual Mentoring * Reporting stats on all aspects of learning * Create Personal Learning Journeys * Rate/Comment/Follow * Mobile Learning * Web Chat * Learn anywhere + everywhere Academy Point is developed by Cirrus Software, a Software Development company that has been successfully delivering business software for over 10 years.

Cirrus Software

Cornerstone OnDemand
Cornerstone OnDemand

The Cornerstone Learning Cloud optimizes your talent by delivering highly targeted, highly customizable training of any kind. This means instead of randomly assigned learning initiatives, your training will actively address identified competency and skill gaps, driving organizational productivity and efficiency. We also know that compliance risk is real. The Learning Cloud includes tools to manage any kind of one-time or recurring certification or licensing requirements.

Cornerstone OnDemand

Learning Cloud

Gen21
Gen21

Generation21, owned by Inmedius, Inc., offers the Enterprise Learning Suite, known for reliability, scalability and superior value. Completely browser-based, Gen21 can be accessed from any traditional and mobile Internet platforms. Gen21's technical integration expertise offers clients several choices in ancillary systems for their learning platforms, including Skillsoft products.

Gen21

Gyrus Systems
Gyrus Systems

Gyrus Systems is a US-based training solutions software company founded in 1987 that provides Learning Management Systems (LMS) to leaders in banking, finance, government, healthcare, manufacturing, non-profit, technology, utilities, law enforcement and public safety. These companies choose Gyrus Systems' GyrusAim Product Suite because it's skill-centric for total management of learner competencies. It is capable of handling all instructor-led training, eLearning, virtual classrooms, social learning, training documentation, and more. Included in the Product Suite are the GyrusAim LMS, MobileAim for on-the-go training, and ImportAim for connecting to other enterprise applications. GyrusAim is offered in a cloud or installed solution and integrates with customer CRM, HR, and other systems for consistent data integrity.

Gyrus Systems

JZero
JZero

JZero Solutions specializes in Elearning and Training Events Management. Its flagship product, JLMS, is tightly integrated with Skillsoft's OLSA platform used successfully by many of its clients. JLMS provides easy to use administrative tools that make integration simple and deliver a feature-rich, flexible and cost-effective LMS to meet clients unique needs.

JZero

Moodle
Moodle

Moodle is a Course Management System (CMS), also known as a Learning Management System (LMS) or a Virtual Learning Environment (VLE). This free web application widely used by educators to create effective online learning sites as it can scale for large deployments to hundreds of thousands of students or be used by the education hobbyist to conduct full or augment in-person learning.

Moodle

NetDimensions
NetDimensions

NetDimensions provides companies, government agencies, and other organizations with talent management solutions to personalize learning, share knowledge, enhance performance, foster collaboration, and manage compliance programs for employees, customers, partners, and suppliers. NetDimensions is ISO 9001 certified and NetDimensions hosted services are ISO 27001 certified.

NetDimensions

NetDimensions Talent Suite

OnPoint
OnPoint

OnPoint provides innovative elearning solutions that help organizations deliver online courseware and assessments to employees and customers that decrease preparation time and delivery costs. The OnPoint Learning Performance Suite is a full-featured LMS/LCMS that facilitates creation of rich-media content, delivers that content to learners, and enables the management of learner performance and ongoing skill tracking.

OnPoint

OpenText
OpenText

As part of the ECM suite, OpenText delivers the LearnFlex Learning Management System; a dynamic learning platform designed to support your continued training initiatives in a streamlined, intuitive, and easy to use environment.

OpenText

Saba
Saba

Saba(tm) provides solutions that assess, plan, deliver, measure and improve the skills of customers, partners, employees and suppliers. Saba Education Management System(tm) is an award-winning LMS while Saba Competency Manager(tm) enables businesses to plan required competencies. Lastly, Saba LearningOnline(tm) supports four different learning modes to ensure people access learning at the right place and time and in the modality that best suits their individual learning needs.

Saba

Learning Suite

Strategia
Strategia

Strategia develops, licenses and supports ed, a modular and integrated suite of training and HR applications that helps organizations create, deliver, manage and measure learning to solve specific business problems. ed offers three ready-to-use and easy-to-configure modules: ed LCMS, ed LMS, and ed Competencies that support learning efficiency and significantly reduce associated operational and development costs.

Strategia

SuccessFactors Learning (Plateau)
SuccessFactors Learning (Plateau)

SuccessFactors Learning Management System (LMS) is a highly acclaimed LMS that enables organizations to easily develop, deploy, manage and report a comprehensive learning program. SuccessFactors' LMS ensures compliance, accelerates employee and business performance, decreases expenses and stimulates collaboration.

SuccessFactors Learning (Plateau)

SumTotal, A Skillsoft Company
SumTotal, A Skillsoft Company

SumTotal Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: SUMT) is a global provider of talent and learning management solutions. SumTotal deploys solutions designed to align goals, develop skills, assess performance, plan for succession and set compensation. SumTotal customers include including six of the world's 10 biggest pharmaceutical makers, six of the 10 largest automotive companies in the world and four of the five branches of the U.S. Armed Forces. Skillsoft acquired SumTotal in October, 2014.

SumTotal, A Skillsoft Company

Learning Solutions

Bullseye Engagement
Bullseye Engagement

BullseyeEngagement is a leading global management solutions company that optimizes the employee and operational performance of organizations. Using advanced cloud based technology, Bullseye provides trendsetting, non-form based systems for the measurement of employee and organizational performance.

Bullseye Engagement

CEB Metrics That Matter
CEB Metrics That Matter

Metrics That Matter(tm) enables more precision in strategic talent decisions, moving beyond big data to optimizing your workforce learning investments against the most business-critical skills and competencies. Metrics That Matter(tm) is the only learning analytics system to fully automate level 1-5 learning evaluation. Measure, benchmark, report, and predict the impact of your most strategic, visible, and costly learning and talent programs.

CEB Metrics That Matter

River
River

River is a next-generation social learning platform for creating and managing dynamic learning networks. River meets a wide range of knowledge-sharing needs required by businesses today.

River

 
 

Many leading platform providers have used Skillsoft's Open Learning Services to add powerful features to their systems. With OLSA integration, these companies are able to offer our mutual customers one or more of the following features:

  • Easier integration with Skillsoft content
  • Reduced administrative effort to load and manage content
  • Enable easy access and tracking for KnowledgeCenters or off-line play
  • Provide seamless access to learning from a talent management platform
  • Automatically import course completion information

The grid below highlights the offerings from our OLSA Partners and provides links to additional information. Details about specific functionality or any costs involved should come directly from the vendor.

Skillsoft Content & Platform Integration
OLSA Features Built into Platform
Company / Platform Name / Notes
Asset Integration
Asset Integration: Automatically publish courses

Reduces or eliminates the manual effort needed to install Skillsoft course assets in an LMS. The initial course load and subsequent loads of newly-released titles can be automated.

Catalog Synch
Catalog Synchronization

Using the OLSA Catalog Synchronization service, the LMS can help the LMS Administrator display Skillsoft courses in a meaningful catalog structure to learners. This puts the courses into context, by topic, and in the suggested learning order.

Federated Search
Search & Learn: Search across all content and services

The OLSA Federated Search web service enables the LMS to present, in addition to courses, links to additional Skillsoft learning assets such as Job Aids, SkillBriefs, Books and videos. Any enhancements that Skillsoft makes to their search feature will benefit our clients with no additional investment in integration work.

On-Demand Comm
On-demand Communication

This service enables clients to take full advantage of Advanced Learning Content like KnowledgeCenters, Live Learning and off-line play using the Skillsoft Courseware Manager (SCM). When On-demand Communication is enabled in an LMS, the OLSA server is set to return all progress data to the OLSA Server.

For courses launched directly from the LMS, the LMS uses On-demand Communication to automatically pull in progress data whenever a course exit is detected. Additionally, the LMS interrogates the OLSA Server periodically to request any progress data from courses launched from a KnowledgeCenter of taken off-line.

Other OLSA Features
Additional OLSA Web Services

Additional Web services are also available to address User and Group management, reporting, and seamless login capabilities.

LMS Integration
Cirrus Software
Cirrus Software

Academy Point is a Social and Community Learning Portal, that is used by small to large organisations. These are some of the features available on the portal: * Community Learning * Incentives Scheme * Contribute your own content * Virtual Mentoring * Reporting stats on all aspects of learning * Create Personal Learning Journeys * Rate/Comment/Follow * Mobile Learning * Web Chat * Learn anywhere + everywhere Academy Point is developed by Cirrus Software, a Software Development company that has been successfully delivering business software for over 10 years.

Cirrus Software

Academy Point
Yes    
Cornerstone OnDemand
Cornerstone OnDemand

The Cornerstone Learning Cloud optimizes your talent by delivering highly targeted, highly customizable training of any kind. This means instead of randomly assigned learning initiatives, your training will actively address identified competency and skill gaps, driving organizational productivity and efficiency. We also know that compliance risk is real. The Learning Cloud includes tools to manage any kind of one-time or recurring certification or licensing requirements.

Cornerstone OnDemand

Learning Cloud

Cornerstone OnDemand Learning Cloud
YesYes   
Gen21
Gen21

Generation21, owned by Inmedius, Inc., offers the Enterprise Learning Suite, known for reliability, scalability and superior value. Completely browser-based, Gen21 can be accessed from any traditional and mobile Internet platforms. Gen21's technical integration expertise offers clients several choices in ancillary systems for their learning platforms, including Skillsoft products.

Gen21

Enterprise Learning Suite
Yes  Yes 
Gyrus Systems
Gyrus Systems

Gyrus Systems is a US-based training solutions software company founded in 1987 that provides Learning Management Systems (LMS) to leaders in banking, finance, government, healthcare, manufacturing, non-profit, technology, utilities, law enforcement and public safety. These companies choose Gyrus Systems' GyrusAim Product Suite because it's skill-centric for total management of learner competencies. It is capable of handling all instructor-led training, eLearning, virtual classrooms, social learning, training documentation, and more. Included in the Product Suite are the GyrusAim LMS, MobileAim for on-the-go training, and ImportAim for connecting to other enterprise applications. GyrusAim is offered in a cloud or installed solution and integrates with customer CRM, HR, and other systems for consistent data integrity.

Gyrus Systems

GyrusAim LMS
Yes    
JZero
JZero

JZero Solutions specializes in Elearning and Training Events Management. Its flagship product, JLMS, is tightly integrated with Skillsoft's OLSA platform used successfully by many of its clients. JLMS provides easy to use administrative tools that make integration simple and deliver a feature-rich, flexible and cost-effective LMS to meet clients unique needs.

JZero

JLMS
YesYesYesYes 
Moodle
Moodle

Moodle is a Course Management System (CMS), also known as a Learning Management System (LMS) or a Virtual Learning Environment (VLE). This free web application widely used by educators to create effective online learning sites as it can scale for large deployments to hundreds of thousands of students or be used by the education hobbyist to conduct full or augment in-person learning.

Moodle

- Open Source platform. Module written and supported by a contributor.
Yes  Yes 
NetDimensions
NetDimensions

NetDimensions provides companies, government agencies, and other organizations with talent management solutions to personalize learning, share knowledge, enhance performance, foster collaboration, and manage compliance programs for employees, customers, partners, and suppliers. NetDimensions is ISO 9001 certified and NetDimensions hosted services are ISO 27001 certified.

NetDimensions

NetDimensions Talent Suite

EKP 4.6 or above
- Catalog Synch in EKP 10.0 or above
YesYesYes  
OnPoint
OnPoint

OnPoint provides innovative elearning solutions that help organizations deliver online courseware and assessments to employees and customers that decrease preparation time and delivery costs. The OnPoint Learning Performance Suite is a full-featured LMS/LCMS that facilitates creation of rich-media content, delivers that content to learners, and enables the management of learner performance and ongoing skill tracking.

OnPoint

OnPoint Learning & Performance Suite
YesYes   
OpenText
OpenText

As part of the ECM suite, OpenText delivers the LearnFlex Learning Management System; a dynamic learning platform designed to support your continued training initiatives in a streamlined, intuitive, and easy to use environment.

OpenText

LearnFlex
Yes YesYes 
Saba
Saba

Saba(tm) provides solutions that assess, plan, deliver, measure and improve the skills of customers, partners, employees and suppliers. Saba Education Management System(tm) is an award-winning LMS while Saba Competency Manager(tm) enables businesses to plan required competencies. Lastly, Saba LearningOnline(tm) supports four different learning modes to ensure people access learning at the right place and time and in the modality that best suits their individual learning needs.

Saba

Learning Suite

5.4 SP3 and above
Yes    
Strategia
Strategia

Strategia develops, licenses and supports ed, a modular and integrated suite of training and HR applications that helps organizations create, deliver, manage and measure learning to solve specific business problems. ed offers three ready-to-use and easy-to-configure modules: ed LCMS, ed LMS, and ed Competencies that support learning efficiency and significantly reduce associated operational and development costs.

Strategia

ed LMS
- v6.7 and above
YesYesYes  
SuccessFactors Learning (Plateau)
SuccessFactors Learning (Plateau)

SuccessFactors Learning Management System (LMS) is a highly acclaimed LMS that enables organizations to easily develop, deploy, manage and report a comprehensive learning program. SuccessFactors' LMS ensures compliance, accelerates employee and business performance, decreases expenses and stimulates collaboration.

SuccessFactors Learning (Plateau)

SuccessFactors Learning (Plateau)
YesYes   
SumTotal, A Skillsoft Company
SumTotal, A Skillsoft Company

SumTotal Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: SUMT) is a global provider of talent and learning management solutions. SumTotal deploys solutions designed to align goals, develop skills, assess performance, plan for succession and set compensation. SumTotal customers include including six of the world's 10 biggest pharmaceutical makers, six of the 10 largest automotive companies in the world and four of the five branches of the U.S. Armed Forces. Skillsoft acquired SumTotal in October, 2014.

SumTotal, A Skillsoft Company

Learning Solutions

SumTotal Enterprise Learning Management System v8.0 and above.
YesYesYes  
Other Platform Integration
Bullseye Engagement
Bullseye Engagement

BullseyeEngagement is a leading global management solutions company that optimizes the employee and operational performance of organizations. Using advanced cloud based technology, Bullseye provides trendsetting, non-form based systems for the measurement of employee and organizational performance.

Bullseye Engagement

Bullseye Engagement
- Skillsoft content is available and can be assigned to users.
    Yes
CEB Metrics That Matter
CEB Metrics That Matter

Metrics That Matter(tm) enables more precision in strategic talent decisions, moving beyond big data to optimizing your workforce learning investments against the most business-critical skills and competencies. Metrics That Matter(tm) is the only learning analytics system to fully automate level 1-5 learning evaluation. Measure, benchmark, report, and predict the impact of your most strategic, visible, and costly learning and talent programs.

CEB Metrics That Matter

CEB Metrics That Matter
- Automatically runs a Custom Report and feeds Skillport data into Metrics that Matter.
    Yes
River
River

River is a next-generation social learning platform for creating and managing dynamic learning networks. River meets a wide range of knowledge-sharing needs required by businesses today.

River

River
- River displays Skillsoft learning resources in the Recommended Resources box or users can search for resources using River's Quick Search Bar.
    Yes