Pune, MH India (PressExposure) May 05, 2011 -- Upside Learning is excited to announce that it has won 5 awards under the 2010 Brandon Hall Awards for Excellence in Learning Technology for its flagship Learning Management System - UpsideLMS. This is the second consecutive year in which UpsideLMS has won the prestigious Brandon Hall Awards.
Improving its tally to 5 awards as compared to last year's 3, UpsideLMS has once again proved its capability to the world. It has won a Gold for Best Advance in Learning Management Technology for Blended or Informal Learning, as in the year before. Furthermore it has added one more Gold award under the Compliance Training category.
Continuing its spot in the Silver award section, for the 2nd time in a row, UpsideLMS has picked up 2 Silver awards; one for Best Advance in Social Learning Technology and another for Best Advance in Learning Management Technology for Small- and Medium- Sized Businesses.
A new category for UpsideLMS this year was the 'External Training' category where it bagged a Bronze award. UpsideLMS's innovative 3-tier architecture (the multi-tenant/multi-portal system) makes it extremely easy to extend the Learning Management System to a company's external partners/stakeholders.
With over 160 features that are a perfect blend of traditional learning management and innovative technologies like social media and mobile learning, UpsideLMS provides a unique platform for companies to manage their organization-wide, multi-department training/ learning in a cost-effective manner.
The Brandon Hall Excellence in Learning Technology Awards are presented by Brandon Hall Group, a leading research firm in training and development. The Learning Technology Awards program showcases innovations in the products in the marketplace for creating and managing learning, talent, and performance. "These excellent tools and systems are the cutting edge of learning technology. They really change for the better how people learn in the workplace," said Tom Werner, Chief Research Officer and Director of the Awards program.
Director of Technology Solutions at Upside Learning, Amit Gautam, commented, "Winning Brandon Hall Awards for the second consecutive year is indeed an honor. Outnumbering the previous year's awards and winning awards in new categories is a testament of an outstanding product and also underlines our commitment for excellence." Further, he added, "I'd like to congratulate everyone at Upside Learning for this achievement and recognition. This is a major milestone for us and one that motivates the entire team at Upside to work harder and reach new milestones."
"We are thrilled to have received 5 Brandon Hall Awards. UpsideLMS clearly is one of the leading Learning Management Systems available today, a verity proven time and time again by such awards and recognitions.", said Amit Garg, Director of Content Solutions at Upside Learning.
About Brandon Hall Group
Having worked with more than 5,000 clients globally and after 17 years of delivering world-class solutions, Brandon Hall Group is the preeminent research and analyst organization focused on developing research-driven solutions to drive organizational performance for emerging and large organizations. Through the recent merger of Brandon Hall Research and AC Growth, Brandon Hall Group has an extensive repository of thought leadership, research, data, and expertise in Learning and Development, Talent Management, Sales, Marketing, and Executive Management. For more information http://www.brandon-hall.com