Title: A Comparative Assessment of e-Learning Platforms

Year of Publication: Dec - 2015
Page Numbers: 193-198
Authors: Pasquina Campanella
Conference Name: The Second International Conference on Digital Information Processing, Data Mining, and Wireless Communications (DIPDMWC2015)
- United Arab Emirates


This paper presents a comparative analysis among elearning platforms. Some of the most widespread opensource and proprietary platforms are presented and evaluated. The results, obtained by comparing 28 elearning platforms, highlight the most significant gaps between open-source and commercial platforms, with particular reference to the tools and services supporting social networking and web 2.0 functionalities.