Totara LMS – User GroupKey new features and roadmap Confidential © 2012 Kineo. All rights reserved.
Where are we now?− Latest version: Totara 2.2.9    − Based on Moodle 2.2    − Significant new functionality in Moodle 2 ra...
Staying in lock step with Moodle− Moodle    − 2 releases per year: July and December− Totara    − Releases planned for Mar...
Version numbering                    Confidential © 2012 Kineo. All rights reserved.
Award winning software− Brandon Hall Bronze award Best Advance in Learning Management  Technology    − http://www.brandonh...
Next Totara release− Totara version 2.4    − Planned for end of Q1 2013    − Skipping Moodle v2.3 to avoid too many releas...
Key new functionality− Already here    − Program management                  − Early next year (part of v2.4)    − Audienc...
Slide titleAudience Management Demo                           Confidential © 2012 Kineo. All rights reserved.
Open badges− Led by the Mozilla foundation:    − Infrastructure to recognise that learning      happens everywhere    − Is...
Open badges              Confidential © 2012 Kineo. All rights reserved.
Slide titleQuick look at Open Badges spec                                 Confidential © 2012 Kineo. All rights reserved.
Totara social− Social learning system    − Trend in the industry (Web 2.0, social learning…) moving towards portals and co...
Usability – program of work•   Default vanilla theme                     •   Universal toolbar•   Messages & feedback     ...
Performance management feature− Performance management−   Research and requirements done−   Stakeholder group in place−   ...
Slide titlePerformance Management Preview                             Confidential © 2012 Kineo. All rights reserved.
Slide titleProgram Management Example                             Confidential © 2012 Kineo. All rights reserved.
Slide title              Thank you                          Confidential © 2012 Kineo. All rights reserved.
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Totara User Group (from Kineo Learning Insights Live Event)

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Slides from the Totara User Group afternoon track at the Kineo Learning Insights Live event, 15th November 2012.

For a full event review visit: http://www.kineo.com/news-insights/learning-insights-live-2012-event-review.html

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Totara User Group (from Kineo Learning Insights Live Event)

  1. 1. Totara LMS – User GroupKey new features and roadmap Confidential © 2012 Kineo. All rights reserved.
  2. 2. Where are we now?− Latest version: Totara 2.2.9 − Based on Moodle 2.2 − Significant new functionality in Moodle 2 range − Significant new features in Totara v2− We will be showing some of these− In your own time: − http://sandpit.totaralms.com Confidential © 2012 Kineo. All rights reserved.
  3. 3. Staying in lock step with Moodle− Moodle − 2 releases per year: July and December− Totara − Releases planned for March & September− Innovations flow both ways − Moodle -> Totara: via upgrades − Totara -> Moodle: close working with Moodle HQ (e.g. at Perth Hackfest in October) − http://docs.moodle.org/dev/Perth_Hackfest_October_2012 Confidential © 2012 Kineo. All rights reserved.
  4. 4. Version numbering Confidential © 2012 Kineo. All rights reserved.
  5. 5. Award winning software− Brandon Hall Bronze award Best Advance in Learning Management Technology − http://www.brandonhall.com/awards/excellence-in-technology/139.html#1− New Zealand Open Source awards 2012 − http://www.nzosa.org.nz/news− Gaining further recognition in the marketplace − Bersin, Elearnity, Brandon Hall Confidential © 2012 Kineo. All rights reserved.
  6. 6. Next Totara release− Totara version 2.4 − Planned for end of Q1 2013 − Skipping Moodle v2.3 to avoid too many releases− Moodle innovations: − http://docs.moodle.org/dev/Moodle_2.3_release_notes − http://docs.moodle.org/dev/Roadmap− New Totara functionality Confidential © 2012 Kineo. All rights reserved.
  7. 7. Key new functionality− Already here − Program management − Early next year (part of v2.4) − Audience Management − Significant face-to-face enhancements − Mobile theme − Improvements to Totara Sync (HR / people data integration module)− Bigger initiatives − Enhancements to the report builder − Performance management − Evidence Management in Learning Plans − Open badges − Totara social − Program of usability improvements Confidential © 2012 Kineo. All rights reserved.
  8. 8. Slide titleAudience Management Demo Confidential © 2012 Kineo. All rights reserved.
  9. 9. Open badges− Led by the Mozilla foundation: − Infrastructure to recognise that learning happens everywhere − Issuing, managing and displaying badges − Badges are images with metadata − More granular; can be validated− More info at: − http://www.openbadges.org/en-US/ − http://docs.moodle.org/dev/openbadges Confidential © 2012 Kineo. All rights reserved.
  10. 10. Open badges Confidential © 2012 Kineo. All rights reserved.
  11. 11. Slide titleQuick look at Open Badges spec Confidential © 2012 Kineo. All rights reserved.
  12. 12. Totara social− Social learning system − Trend in the industry (Web 2.0, social learning…) moving towards portals and communities − User centred – create and join teams, develop knowledge and share − Combines social networking with fast web page creation, portfolio tools, groups, journals, CV builder and more. − Rich integration layer with TotaraLMS − Currently at requirements gathering stage, soon to go into specification − Highly pluggable and mobile friendly − Working towards a launch during 2013 Confidential © 2012 Kineo. All rights reserved.
  13. 13. Usability – program of work• Default vanilla theme • Universal toolbar• Messages & feedback • Long forms• Error handling • Help model• Help icon • My Learning• Form template • Learning Workflow• Interactive states • Face to face• Lists & tables • Dashboard• Selecting from hierarchical lists • Pending approval• Modal dialogues • Browse catalogue• Filtering lists • Global search Confidential © 2012 Kineo. All rights reserved.
  14. 14. Performance management feature− Performance management− Research and requirements done− Stakeholder group in place− Feature currently in specification phase− Feature planned for 2.4 release− Funding contributions received− Show wireframes− Interested parties come talk to me Confidential © 2012 Kineo. All rights reserved.
  15. 15. Slide titlePerformance Management Preview Confidential © 2012 Kineo. All rights reserved.
  16. 16. Slide titleProgram Management Example Confidential © 2012 Kineo. All rights reserved.
  17. 17. Slide title Thank you Confidential © 2012 Kineo. All rights reserved.

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