EdCast Wins 2018 Brandon Hall Group Excellence Award for Learning Program with HPE

EdCast is honored to be recognized by the Brandon Hall Group with the 2018 Excellence in Technology bronze award for “Best Unique or Innovative Learning and Development Program” for the work performed with Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) to launch Accelerating U, a unique corporate online training portal to empower every single employee in the era of continuous learning.

HPE launched a comprehensive learning portal for all employees in every business. The new design, called Accelerating U, is the one source for all internal, external, paid, traditional and informal content. This monumental task focused on putting the learner in the center of the learning and knowledge-sharing process with an easy UI and modern content. To make this innovation a reality, HPE partnered with the leading Learning Experience Platform (LXP) and Knowledge Cloud, EdCast.

The award entries were evaluated by a panel of veteran, independent senior industry experts, Brandon Hall Group analysts and executives based upon the following criteria: fit the need, design of the program, functionality, innovation, and overall measurable benefits.

The winners are listed at http://www.brandonhall.com/excellenceawards/past-winners.php

Known as the operating system for the knowledge economy, EdCast’s platform provides technology for learning, knowledge management and information discovery to Box customers that include Hewlett Packard EnterpriseSchneider Electric, Anglo American, Jefferson Health and many others. With tools powered by artificial intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) process automation, EdCast’s LXP was recently selected by NASSCOM, World Economic Forum and Norway’s non-profit Future Learning Lab to power global multi-million-user, public-facing upskilling and reskilling initiatives. EdCast also recently announced the launch of a new learning app store.

“Excellence Award winners personify innovation that drives business results. Our winners embrace the future and embrace change and the challenges that go with it,” said Rachel Cooke, Chief Operating Officer of Brandon Hall Group and head of the awards program. “It is amazing in reviewing these entries how organizations – both large and small – work across functions to make human capital management a valuable asset that enables business success.”

This marks the third consecutive year for EdCast as a Brandon Hall Group Excellence in Technology award winner.