Blatant Media Corporation started making the Absorb LMS in 2003 and now has 500 global clients. Absorb is a modern, sleek and powerful tool. It is geared towards smaller organizations from hundreds to tens of thousands of users. The ease of use and great user interface are major reasons why Absorb is often selected regardless of industry.
Absorb is definitely extended enterprise ready and has many features to support external audiences. The interface can be skinned and globalized very neatly with clients’ colors, logos, fonts, language and dynamic group functionality. The Absorb LMS manages online learning, informal and instructor-led content, social learning, mobile learning, gamification, global deployments, ecommerce and more.
“Smart department” and “stackable filter” functionality allows you to create dynamic user groups based on any user criteria stored in the LMS including over 30 open fields in the user profile. It tracks education units and has significant e-commerce capability. Approximately 50% of Absorb’s customers have extended enterprise deployments.
Absorb allows customers to start with monthly or annual contracts making it very easy and economical to get going. Absorb has one of the best and most informative blogs in the industry penned by eLearing veterans Richard Nantel and Dan Medakovic.