LMS Data Updates – Spring 2016 : Moodle share drops by 1.5% #Moodle

Edutechnica have shared the LMS data updates for Spring 2016 which shows a considerable drop in the share of Blackboard and Moodle with Canvas almost standing at a constant market share.

The report also considers the fact that BlackBoard has launched Learn SaaS/Ultra, ANGEL reaching its End-Of-Life in October and Pearson exiting from the LMS space.

Canvas has taken a commanding second position to BlackBoard Learn based on the student enrollments whereas Moodle remains the second most popular LMS based on the number of Institutions.LMS Data Spring 2016 updatesIn the previous report the market share of Moodle based on the number of institutions was standing at 20.6% which is now reduced to 19.1% with a drop in the student enrollment number also from 2,851,858 to 2,814,273 based on this previous report.

You can check out the complete report here and even buy the complete dataset for a fee through this link.

What’s your view about the dipping market share of Moodle and Blackboard? What can be done in order to improve the market share? Do let us know in the comments below.

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Jaswinder Singh

Jaswinder Singh, passionate about using Moodle in improving the Indian Education System and reaching the students in far flung areas where still education seems to be a impossible prospect of life. He is the author of the popular Moodle Book "How to use Moodle 2.7". In October 2016, Jaswinder was elected as the Moodle User's Association Committee member - the first to make it from India.

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