EdCast Launches AI-Powered Knowledge Cloud for Microsoft Office 365

EdCast’s leading digital learning and upskilling platform delivers personalized knowledge in the flow of work across Microsoft Office 365, including Word, Excel and PowerPoint

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA Nov. 28, 2018 — EdCast, known as the operating system for the knowledge economy, now provides technology for learning, knowledge management and information discovery to users of Microsoft Office 365. EdCast’s Knowledge Cloud has successfully completed a set of defined tests to approve compatibility and security, and it is now available through the Microsoft AppSource marketplace.

EdCast’s Knowledge Cloud integration enables all Office 365 users to gain one-click access to knowledge on-demand. Organizations can use the Knowledge Cloud to address sales enablement, training and upskilling needs in ways that are integrated into the flow of work with Microsoft’s leading cloud-based business productivity suite, Office 365, now commercially used by 120 million people around  the world.

Additional key features available through the EdCast application for Office 365:

  • AI-Powered Knowledge: Personalized content from internal, external and subject matter expert sources
  • Engagement (Mobile-first and In-app): Collaboration capabilities available across dynamic groups
  • Customization: Branded and tailored to the client and to the unique needs of their employees
  • Analytics: Advanced reporting to assess and measure performance, manage certifications, and empower discretionary learning and training
  • Learning Digital Wallet: Frictionless access to paid content with cost savings across publishers and products as part of EdCast’s knowledge marketplace
  • ContentExchange: Partnership with leading content providers to surface their content, creating the world’s largest repository of learning and knowledge materials
  • Security: Enterprise-grade security and privacy controls

“Now that EdCast’s Knowledge Cloud is available to all Office 365 users with just a few clicks, millions of people can access valuable, personalized content directly within their Office applications, making learning available directly in the flow of work,” says Karl Mehta, Founder and CEO of EdCast. “Our strategic focus on delivering the best knowledge-sharing and learning solutions through a multi-channel approach ties in directly with the work we’ve done to make this app available in the AppSource marketplace.”

To access EdCast’s app in the Microsoft AppSource marketplace, users can go to https://appsource.microsoft.com and search for “EdCast” or click here. EdCast also recently announced the certification and availability of its Knowledge Cloud app in the ServiceNow Store.

About EdCast

EdCast is the AI-Powered Knowledge Cloud solution for unified discovery, personalized learning and knowledge management across the enterprise. Its award-winning platform is used internationally by Global 2000 companies and large government organizations, including NASSCOM and World Economic Forum, to solve the discovery and curation problems across all external and internal knowledge sources. EdCast’s offerings include its Learning Experience Platform (LXP) and MyGuide’s in-app guides, intelligence and automation for business software. Follow on Twitter @EdCast.