Bsoco Awards 2016 : E-Learning Rankings Revealed

bsoco, the leader in community benchmarks for professional software, has published its 2016 award rankings in the category of e-learning on its website at eight developers have received awards for the performance of their tools

The bsoco awards are intended to be comprehensive and relevant. By combining the assessment of a jury of industry professionals with the opinions of thousands of users, we achieve unmatched relevance and provide an innovative perspective.

Each year we present awards to developers of various management, business and e-learning software packages.

“Congratulations to all the 2016 bsoco awards winners. As it combines users’ votes with the opinions of a professional panel of judges, it is a prestigious award” says Martina Biberlovabsoco representative at Learntec.

During the round table discussion winners in LMS, Rapid Learning and Authoring Tools categories described their vision.

An international jury with experts from the industry judged the individual tools. The final ranking is based on their ratings, together with ratings provided by customers.

We are delighted to win the Gold for Adobe Captivate. This is a moment of great pride for us, and an immense validation of our work. This is also made possible by the faith our customers across the world place on us. The fact that the evaluation was conducted by a globally distinguished jury, makes it even sweeter. This further fuels the encouragement & passion to continue making great products for our consumers.” says Gourav Sinha, Product Marketing Manager, Adobe

„These two awards measure up our performance as well as our innovation throughout the chain LCMS / LMS. In a few years the bsoco awards have become the reference awards and our team is very proud to become the winner.“ Says Jérôme Bruet, CEO, e-doceo. At the awards ceremony, which takes place each year as part of LEARNTEC, e‐doceo won two awards in the e‐learning category. e‐doceo’s authoring software (ecmg) received the bsoco gold award and e‐doceo’s LMS bronze.

"Learning in our talent management application is a constant base that runs through all relevant HR processes and we continue to improve" says Andreas Eppler, Sales Director Germany, Cornerstone OnDemand. "We are very happy to see the positive user voting that shows the quality of our software solution in terms of user-friendliness."

The bsoco awards are given at three important trade shows in Europe thus offering high exposure on the international scene: the Learntec show in Karlsruhe (Germany) for the category of e-learning, the Human Resources Solutions Fair in Paris (France) for the category of HR and the Salon Solutions show in Paris for the category of business and management.


bsoco is a company which specializes in benchmarking professional softwares. Based on big data principles, it provides software developers and companies looking for B2B software with analyses of statistics obtained from its large community of users. The concept is unique in that it turns the observed behaviour of software users into a relevant factual index. Software is evaluated according to 4 criteria (performance, usability, reliability and services), offering readers a tool to compare the performance of products offered by market leaders.

To determine purchasing trends, bsoco analyses the browsing behavior of its thousands of users worldwide and identifies the most frequent searches. It also considers the sales of its benchmark sheets, which is a reliable indicator of the short-term purchasing plans of users. Recognized by professional software developers, the bsoco barometer gives useful and relevant benchmarks for both software vendors and buyers.

With a strong presence in the United States, England, France, Spain and South America, the bsoco community allows the site to provide unique comparative studies of all kinds of software including ERP, CRM, CMS, e-mailing, HRIS, LMS, rapid learning, authoring tools, talent management and accounting.