Comparisons and advocacy

How Moodle relates to other systems for Internet-based learning.

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How Moodle relates to other systems for Internet-based learning.

We do not want to see other systems being bashed here - this is a place for comparisons, advocacy, reflections, experiences, and thoughtful general discussions of the playing field that Moodle is part of.

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Top Tech Tools to Build a Learning Platform
Picture of Chris Kenniburg Chris Kenniburg
23 Fri, Sep 22, 2017, 10:29 PM
Stanford's CourseWork is overly expensive
Picture of Zbigniew Fiedorowicz Zbigniew Fiedorowicz
4 Tue, Feb 17, 2004, 1:26 AM
VLE Switchers in Higher Ed.
Picture of David Scotson David Scotson
10 Thu, Mar 18, 2004, 10:58 PM
Open Source vs Open System (read: WebCT Vista)
Picture of Paul Nijbakker Paul Nijbakker
22 Wed, Feb 18, 2004, 1:06 AM
Some price info I have found (WebCT, Blackboard)
Picture of Don Quixote Don Quixote
45 Fri, Apr 2, 2004, 3:36 AM
Dissatisfaction with Blackboard at UPenn
Picture of Zbigniew Fiedorowicz Zbigniew Fiedorowicz
6 Fri, Apr 2, 2004, 12:22 AM
Why Open Source (like Moodle)
Picture of Ger Tielemans Ger Tielemans
5 Mon, Mar 1, 2004, 4:43 PM
Moodle Success Stories
Picture of Daniel O'Connell Daniel O'Connell
1 Thu, Apr 29, 2004, 9:13 AM
Blackboard Vs. Moodle Match
Picture of Kelly Ann Wilson Kelly Ann Wilson
3 Mon, Jun 7, 2004, 6:45 AM
Moodle vs Blackboard Death Match!
Picture of Art Lader Art Lader
14 Mon, May 31, 2004, 11:32 PM
"Moodle is undoubtedly the premier open source VLE" - Official
Picture of Ray Lawrence Ray Lawrence
6 Mon, Apr 5, 2004, 4:19 AM
Moving from Blackboard to Moodle
Picture of James Payne James Payne
4 Wed, Aug 4, 2004, 10:27 PM
Why is Moodle better than other CMS/LMS?
Picture of Dan Marsden Dan Marsden
11 Mon, Aug 23, 2004, 10:00 AM
Blackboard chairman statement on open source
Picture of Amy Bellinger Amy Bellinger
3 Thu, Aug 26, 2004, 6:08 AM
Moodle helps students use their noodles
Picture of Martin Dougiamas Martin Dougiamas
1 Thu, Sep 9, 2004, 10:56 AM
Consider listing Moodle on CMSmatrix.org?
Picture of Matt (M) Matt (M)
4 Wed, Sep 1, 2004, 10:45 PM
Moodle versus Blackboard
Picture of George Kao George Kao
13 Mon, Jun 28, 2004, 4:53 AM
So...did the dotLRN-Moodle "coalition" go anywhere?
Picture of Matt (M) Matt (M)
1 Sun, Sep 12, 2004, 2:27 PM
EduTools is waiting for Moodle 1.4 :)
Picture of Jurgis Pralgauskis Jurgis Pralgauskis
3 Mon, Aug 30, 2004, 6:32 AM
Sakai Project: Open Source Higher Ed. Initiative
Picture of A. Chavan A. Chavan
9 Thu, Feb 5, 2004, 7:44 AM
Teknical Vs Moodle
Picture of Conrad Taylor Conrad Taylor
80 Sat, Mar 6, 2004, 4:36 AM
E-Learning Frameworks and Tools: Is it too late?
Picture of Joyce Smith Joyce Smith
0 Sat, Oct 2, 2004, 8:45 AM
A Comparison!!
Picture of Scot Aldred Scot Aldred
7 Wed, Sep 22, 2004, 12:34 PM
Problems with Blackboard (shocking!!??)
Picture of Ralph Blakeslee Ralph Blakeslee
3 Wed, Sep 22, 2004, 3:09 AM
Moodle Advocacy
Picture of Marcus Green Marcus Green
5 Fri, Oct 1, 2004, 5:45 AM
Moodle at St. Olaf
Picture of N Hansen N Hansen
0 Wed, Oct 6, 2004, 10:59 AM
Adding Security to Moodle
Picture of Matt P Matt P
2 Wed, Sep 29, 2004, 2:02 AM
Compare Moodle and Atutor
Picture of Vu Thu Vu Thu
2 Wed, Oct 13, 2004, 9:00 AM
Moodle vs. Angel
Picture of Thorwald Westmaas Thorwald Westmaas
16 Wed, Oct 6, 2004, 11:49 PM
Moodle vs MOO
Picture of Wonko ]8@ Wonko ]8@
2 Sun, Oct 17, 2004, 12:00 PM
Moodle in the Business World
Picture of David Hurlocker David Hurlocker
1 Fri, Oct 22, 2004, 4:36 AM
G’day Martin Dougiamas
Picture of Jens Gammelgaard Jens Gammelgaard
4 Fri, Oct 22, 2004, 4:39 AM
Point me in the right direction please...
Picture of Tom Ventresco Tom Ventresco
0 Wed, Nov 3, 2004, 10:18 AM
Rolling out to the whole school
Picture of Richard Williamson Richard Williamson
4 Thu, Nov 4, 2004, 5:41 AM
thinking of moving to moodle, why should i move, what can moodle do for me and my business?
Picture of m ahmed m ahmed
6 Wed, Nov 17, 2004, 6:35 PM
Moodle not for less technically inclined?
Picture of Venita Doughty Venita Doughty
29 Sat, Oct 16, 2004, 4:14 AM
Comparing from a programmer's point of view
Picture of Karin van den Berg Karin van den Berg
6 Wed, Oct 27, 2004, 10:34 PM
Moodle In the Chronicle of Higher Education
Picture of Michael Penney Michael Penney
2 Wed, Sep 22, 2004, 6:29 AM
KEWL the next generation
Picture of Karin van den Berg Karin van den Berg
0 Thu, Dec 2, 2004, 9:36 PM
Moodle for library user education?
Picture of Paul Lewis Paul Lewis
0 Sat, Dec 4, 2004, 2:36 AM
Math filters like TeX Notation ~ Moodle v. Blackboard
Picture of George Kao George Kao
2 Mon, Dec 6, 2004, 3:19 PM
Where to start?
Picture of Mark Trimble Mark Trimble
2 Thu, Nov 25, 2004, 11:22 AM
A little networking
Picture of Matt Jadud Matt Jadud
0 Tue, Dec 14, 2004, 10:03 AM
Virus Concern
Picture of Renee Citlau Renee Citlau
10 Wed, Nov 10, 2004, 10:48 AM
Open Source at the Core of a National eLearning Strategy
Picture of David Scotson David Scotson
0 Sat, Dec 18, 2004, 12:55 AM
Vulnerability Comparisons
Picture of Dave Bethany Dave Bethany
9 Fri, Dec 17, 2004, 7:59 AM
Moodle and reporting (i.e. exporting activity in .csv format) mechanisms
Picture of Tim Mr. Tim Mr.
1 Fri, Dec 31, 2004, 2:59 AM
Transferring Blackboard courses to Moodle
Picture of George Kao George Kao
1 Wed, Jan 12, 2005, 8:53 AM
help me find suitable system
Picture of unmesh lohite unmesh lohite
0 Thu, Jan 13, 2005, 8:29 PM
Blackboard at the University of South Carolina
Picture of Art Lader Art Lader
31 Wed, Feb 4, 2004, 2:35 AM
My Moodle Article :-)
Picture of Darren Smith Darren Smith
3 Wed, Jan 19, 2005, 1:03 AM
Why is Moodle Being Accepted as a Course Management System??
Picture of Eranga Seneviratne Eranga Seneviratne
15 Fri, Jan 7, 2005, 7:30 PM
Anyone using MAPS?
Picture of Darren Smith Darren Smith
1 Mon, Jan 24, 2005, 8:49 AM
Austrian Department of Education, Science and Culture advises moodle
Picture of Ralf Hilgenstock Ralf Hilgenstock
2 Wed, Jan 26, 2005, 5:56 PM
What percent of Moodle installations are for K-12 and Buisness?
Picture of Douglas Thompson Douglas Thompson
1 Sat, Dec 18, 2004, 4:03 AM
K12LTSP Fedora based - Linux Terminal Server Project
Picture of Robert Lefebvre Robert Lefebvre
4 Wed, Jan 26, 2005, 12:41 PM
From Blackboard to Moodle --- Experiment and Blog
Picture of Steve Hyndman Steve Hyndman
6 Thu, Jan 20, 2005, 2:49 AM
BB and Angel
Picture of Richard Treves Richard Treves
1 Sat, Feb 26, 2005, 1:59 AM
Sharing Files for multiple sections of a course
Picture of Allen Ford Allen Ford
4 Fri, Feb 25, 2005, 1:32 AM
Brandon-Hall Authoring Tool Study
Picture of Don Hinkelman Don Hinkelman
0 Wed, Mar 2, 2005, 7:48 AM
How scalable is Moodle?
Picture of Naom Bec Naom Bec
3 Tue, Mar 8, 2005, 9:51 PM
Moodle & MyEdesk
Picture of Gabe Lucero Gabe Lucero
2 Sat, Mar 12, 2005, 2:38 AM
Trying to get an account on Blackboard.com
Picture of Mark Burnet Mark Burnet
0 Sat, Mar 19, 2005, 10:31 PM
Faculty response to moodle
Picture of Scott Krajewski Scott Krajewski
1 Fri, Mar 18, 2005, 11:31 PM
Moodle and Yahoo
Picture of Maria Hinestroza Maria Hinestroza
2 Fri, Mar 25, 2005, 12:04 AM
multi media and moodle
Picture of david chisnall david chisnall
19 Sat, Oct 30, 2004, 7:36 PM
Increasing the uploading limit in moodle database
Picture of reshma jagdale reshma jagdale
1 Tue, Mar 29, 2005, 7:50 PM
moodle usa dialup support options
Picture of Jim Proctor Jim Proctor
0 Sat, Apr 2, 2005, 9:03 AM
Effort to customize a moodle implantation
Picture of Andre Macieira Andre Macieira
0 Tue, Apr 5, 2005, 3:50 AM
For those who like Podcasts
Picture of Michael Penney Michael Penney
0 Thu, Apr 21, 2005, 12:00 AM
Illias or something like it in Germay
Picture of Timothy Takemoto Timothy Takemoto
18 Wed, Apr 20, 2005, 10:48 PM
NZ Open Source VLE Project (choose Moodle)
Picture of Joyce Smith Joyce Smith
10 Thu, Aug 19, 2004, 8:57 AM
Moodle for e-portfolios?
Picture of Tony Sheppard Tony Sheppard
4 Sat, Apr 9, 2005, 7:21 PM
How can Moodle win ...
Picture of graham crowder graham crowder
35 Sat, Mar 19, 2005, 9:49 PM
Moodle as an alternative to IBM LMS or Learning Space
Picture of Barry Ogletree Barry Ogletree
9 Fri, Mar 18, 2005, 5:49 AM
Request: A look around your Moodle site
Picture of Darren Smith Darren Smith
0 Tue, Apr 26, 2005, 1:10 AM
Can Moodle do what I need to support PD?
Picture of Barbara Masters Barbara Masters
5 Wed, Apr 27, 2005, 12:50 PM
A Moodle Presentation - HELP!
Picture of Jeanine Lum Jeanine Lum
2 Thu, Apr 28, 2005, 3:50 AM
Is Moodle Supported as a Mission Critical Application?
Picture of Erlyn Baack Erlyn Baack
10 Tue, Apr 26, 2005, 2:07 PM
Sakai forums
Picture of Michael Penney Michael Penney
17 Wed, Mar 30, 2005, 1:13 PM
Requesting Moodle adoption models & info
Picture of Kevin Kelly Kevin Kelly
16 Thu, Mar 31, 2005, 5:58 AM
Moodle at the cross road?
Picture of elearning edu elearning edu
0 Fri, May 13, 2005, 2:09 AM
Moodle Org Unit, scaling in an organic, decentralized way
Picture of Dirk Herr-Hoyman Dirk Herr-Hoyman
2 Sat, May 14, 2005, 9:26 PM
Moodle & WebCT Vista
Picture of Patrick Horgan Patrick Horgan
31 Fri, Oct 8, 2004, 4:56 AM
Moodles over 10.000 users
Picture of Michael Penney Michael Penney
5 Wed, May 18, 2005, 3:34 PM
Ask Slashdot: An Open Source Alternative to Blackboard?
Picture of David Scotson David Scotson
0 Fri, May 20, 2005, 8:31 PM
Blackboard vs. Moodle - A Comparison of Satisfaction
Picture of Claudio Maggi Claudio Maggi
3 Fri, May 20, 2005, 9:16 PM
Moodle and Sakai
Picture of David Scotson David Scotson
11 Mon, May 16, 2005, 7:20 PM
Blackboard Online System to be Replaced
Picture of Michael Penney Michael Penney
1 Fri, May 20, 2005, 2:40 PM
UK Higher Education Moodle Users
Picture of Farzana Khandia Farzana Khandia
12 Fri, May 20, 2005, 11:14 PM
Request for institutional case studies/profiles
Picture of Rob Abel Rob Abel
0 Fri, May 27, 2005, 11:26 PM
Anyone got a comparison table?
Picture of Darren Smith Darren Smith
5 Fri, May 6, 2005, 3:17 AM
Student Management System integration
Picture of Martín Langhoff Martín Langhoff
0 Fri, Jun 3, 2005, 2:07 PM
Moodle in Switzerland
Picture of Zbigniew Fiedorowicz Zbigniew Fiedorowicz
1 Sat, Jun 4, 2005, 11:45 AM
The argument for Moodle and open source in corporate and other non-academic environments
Picture of Mark Lee Mark Lee
1 Fri, May 27, 2005, 11:31 PM
Moodle Adoption Stories Wanted (and the politics too!)
Picture of Martín Langhoff Martín Langhoff
0 Tue, Jun 7, 2005, 9:59 AM
Podcast about Moodle
Picture of N Hansen N Hansen
1 Wed, Jun 8, 2005, 5:05 AM
DEOS-L - The Distance Education Online Symposium
Picture of Art Lader Art Lader
1 Sat, Jun 11, 2005, 8:37 PM
IBM adopts open source educational software SAKAI
Picture of Joan Codina Filba Joan Codina Filba
90 Mon, May 2, 2005, 4:54 AM
Server statistics as evalutation criteria
Picture of dave cormier dave cormier
0 Tue, Jun 21, 2005, 7:33 PM