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Why Instructure’s News Matters: Market history

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Instructure announced review of alternatives that might include being sold. Some historical context.

Instructure Considering Sale Options

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Instructure entertaining offers to be acquired - all options on the table

Did Instructure Refute LMS Market Slowdown? It’s a matter of semantics

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Instructure is changing definitions of what Canvas is, confusing the subject of whether the LMS market is slowing

About the PowerSchool Acquisition of Schoology

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PowerSchool reaches agreement to acquire Schoology - what can we learn by looking at new LMS market data?

LMS Decommissions: A view of lost clients and campus closures

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We talk a lot about which LMS solution is winning deals, but who is losing customers?

The Century Foundation on Online Education and OPMs: Position paper masquerading as a study

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A position paper from activists masquerading as a 'study' - flawed analysis but valuable public records on contracts

Addressing the Decline of Open Source LMS for #altc Discussion

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Updated data shows the continuing dominance of Moodle and general decline of open source LMS solutions.

BbWorld 2019: Multiple signs of progress but questionable results

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A much better conference than last year, with progress on many fronts . . . but does it matter?

Postscript on D2L Fusion and LMS Market Slowdown

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Despite some wins for D2L this summer, we maintain our view that the LMS market has slowed down since last year with fewer competitive bids available.