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Learn on Demand Systems Named as a 2019 Inc. 5000 Company

Inc. magazine today revealed that Learn on Demand Systems is recognized on its annual Inc. 5000 list, the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the American economy’s most dynamic segment—its independent small businesses. Microsoft, Dell, Domino’s Pizza, Pandora, Timberland, LinkedIn, Yelp, Zillow, and many other well-known names gained their first national exposure as honorees on the Inc. 5000.

“It’s an honor to be recognized on this distinguished list,” said Corey Hynes, CEO of Learn on Demand Systems. “We are so proud of our amazing […]

2019-08-14T12:37:08+00:00Blogs, Press Releases|

Learn on Demand Systems Enables Lab Authors to Create Linux Containers

Learn on Demand Systems, the global leader in hands-on learning environments, today announced that lab authors utilizing Learn on Demand Systems’ platform can now create Linux-based Docker containers and instantaneously deploy them at scale.

On the company’s Lab on Demand platform platform, lab authors can now host, execute scripts against, and interact with Linux-based containers, customizing them upon launch, or while learners are in the lab. Since containers are lightweight, lab authors have a lot of options — and gain a lot of speed.

Authors can now quickly create Linux-based labs by simply referencing a Docker container located on […]

2019-07-31T19:18:47+00:00Press Releases|

Learn on Demand Systems Collaborates with Credly to Launch Digital Credentialing Program for In-Demand Tech Skills

Learn on Demand Systems, developer of hands-on learning technology used by top tech firms, including Microsoft, to build engaging and effective learning programs, announced today the launch of a new digital credential program. With the company’s digital credentials, learners can earn and share their validated skills to connect with career pathways and learning opportunities.

“With the integration of digital credentials into our IT Pro Challenges, learners can now digitally validate the skills they demonstrate through our challenges and receive tangible benefits of their hard work to encourage them to continue their learning,” said Corey Hynes, CEO of Learn on […]

2019-07-15T17:10:50+00:00Blogs, Press Releases|

Command Line Access and Automated Scoring Now Available for Linux Labs

Learn on Demand Systems, the global leader in hands-on learning environments, today announced browser-based command line access and automated scoring for Linux labs. Hands-on learners using Learn on Demand Systems’ platform can now connect to Linux virtual machines running supported Linux distributions, including Ubuntu, CentOS, Red Hat, and Kali, via a direct SSH terminal session. Automated scoring scripts can now be written in Bash or PowerShell for activity-based assessments and performance-based testing.

“We are constantly working on ways to improve our users’ experience, and this new functionality enables us to do that for the Linux community,” said Corey Hynes, […]

2019-05-14T13:17:06+00:00Blogs, Press Releases|

IT Pro Challenges All Access Pass receives a gold star review from TechGenix

TechGenix, a global provider of technical content for IT Professionals released a review of Learn on Demand System’s product IT Pro Challenges.  In the review, Brien Posey a technical author and speaker who has received Microsoft’s MVP awards numerous times, gives the product a gold star award.

“I absolutely love the IT Pro Challenges concept,” says Posey. “The website provides a great way for IT pros to be able to go into a live environment and hone their skills, without the hassles of setting up their own virtual machines. I also found the site to have a good-sized […]

2019-05-07T19:00:29+00:00Blogs, Press Releases|

Learn on Demand Systems launches AWS Cloud Slice for hands-on learning

Learn on Demand Systems, a global leader in providing hands-on learning environments, today announced the release of AWS Cloud Slice.

Available immediately, AWS Cloud Slice enables dynamically provisioned, pre-configured cloud subscriptions using the Amazon Web Services platform. With AWS Cloud Slice, a company that is building learning environments using AWS can carve out a small slice of the cloud capacity and serve it to the user in a tightly controlled, highly secure way. The user only receives access to the AWS platform as defined and configured by the company in a scalable and repeatable process.

Designed to be […]

2019-05-08T13:10:29+00:00Blogs, Press Releases|

How it Pays to Give Back: New Policy Encourages Employees to Give Back to Local Communities

The company that makes it simple to create, manage and deliver digital learning experiences just made it much simpler for their employees to make positive impacts in their local communities.

The new policy which was introduced in November but goes into full effect this year allows full-time employees who have worked for Learn On Demand Systems for at least six months to be eligible for three days of paid time off per calendar year in order to volunteer for a verifiable community service project or charitable organization.

As a company that works 100% remotely with employees in the […]

2019-02-06T01:51:05+00:00Press Releases|

Learn on Demand Systems Achieves Standard Technology Partner Status in the Amazon Web Services Partner Network

Learn on Demand Systems, a global leader in providing hands-on learning environments today announced that it has achieved Standard Technology Partner status in the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Partner Network (APN). The new APN status is recognition of Learn on Demand System’s ability to work with customers to create, manage and deliver hands-on environments hosted on AWS. These environments are typically used for instructor-led classes, self-paced courses, events/conferences, and software demos…

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2019-02-03T00:51:58+00:00Blogs, Press Releases|

Learn on Demand Systems Names Robert Lisiecki Employee of the Year

Learn on Demand Systems is pleased to announce that Robert Lisiecki has been named 2018 Employee of the Year. The award is presented each year to a team member who best embodies the company’s core purpose and values.  Robert joined Learn on Demand Systems in 2014 as a Software Developer. He has since been promoted to Senior Software Developer. 

“Robert’s commitment to excellence is unprecedented,” said Chris Sears, Chief Technology Officer at Learn on Demand Systems. “His relentless, tireless efforts are exhibited in the quality work he produces.” As a way to spotlight […]

2019-02-06T01:51:12+00:00Press Releases|

Learn on Demand Systems Names Linde Skinner Chief Operations Officer

As Chief Operations Officer, Skinner will be responsible for driving efficient and effective business operations across the business including technology operations, platform operations and customer support.

In her previous position as Director of Operations, she was instrumental in driving growth in many facets of the business including process development, operational sales support, content, and platform management and support management.

“Linde works tirelessly to ensure her team is handling what is arguably the most complex and demanding part of the company,” said Corey Hynes, CEO at Learn on Demand Systems. “And she does it with complete professionalism at all times. […]

2019-03-08T15:26:21+00:00Press Releases|