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side-by-side comparison of Adobe Captivate Prime LMS vs. Blackboard Learn
based on preference data from user reviews. Adobe Captivate Prime LMS rates 3.9/5 stars with 236 reviews. By contrast, Blackboard Learn rates 3.9/5 stars with 741 reviews. Each product's score is calculated with real-time data from verified user reviews, to help you make the best choice between these two options, and decide which one is best for your business needs.
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Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
(236)
3.9 out of 5
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
(741)
3.9 out of 5
Blackboard Learn
Star Rating
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Market Segments
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Small-Business (40.3% of reviews)
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Enterprise (50.3% of reviews)
Entry Level Price
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
$4 Per month / Registered Learner.
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
No pricing information available

Adobe Captivate Prime LMS vs Blackboard Learn

When assessing the two solutions, reviewers found Adobe Captivate Prime LMS easier to use, set up, and administer. Reviewers also preferred doing business with Adobe Captivate Prime LMS overall.

  • Adobe Captivate Prime LMS and Blackboard Learn both meet the requirements of our reviewers at a comparable rate.
  • When comparing quality of ongoing product support, reviewers felt that Adobe Captivate Prime LMS is the preferred option.
  • For feature updates and roadmaps, our reviewers preferred the direction of Adobe Captivate Prime LMS over Blackboard Learn.
Categories
Shared Categories
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS and Blackboard Learn are categorized as Corporate Learning Management Systems
Unique Categories
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS has no unique categories
Pricing
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS Pricing
Adobe Captivate Prime
$4Per month / Registered Learner.
Free Trial
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn Pricing
Free Trial Unavailable
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Ratings
Meets Requirements
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
8.2
Responses: 196
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
8.2
Responses: 667
Ease of Use
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
7.8
Responses: 197
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
7.5
Responses: 672
Ease of Setup
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
7.4
Responses: 122
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
6.5
Responses: 135
Ease of Admin
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
7.7
Responses: 120
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
6.9
Responses: 133
Quality of Support
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
7.9
Responses: 174
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
7.3
Responses: 540
Ease of Doing Business With
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
8.0
Responses: 116
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
7.3
Responses: 102
Product Direction (% positive)
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
7.3
Responses: 196
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
6.4
Responses: 672
Features
Course Authoring
Course Builder
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
7.9
Responses: 113
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
9.3
Responses: 7
Role-Based Templates
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
7.7
Responses: 99
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
8.6
Responses: 7
Assessments & Quizzes
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
8.1
Responses: 118
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
8.7
Responses: 9
Instructor-Led Training
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
7.8
Responses: 100
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
9.2
Responses: 8
Course Delivery
Learning Paths
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
8.3
Responses: 120
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
8.1
Responses: 8
24/7 Availability
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
8.9
Responses: 113
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
8.3
Responses: 7
Communication & Notifications
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
8.3
Responses: 125
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
8.1
Responses: 9
Assignment Scheduling
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
8.3
Responses: 109
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
8.1
Responses: 9
Course Management
Gamification
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
8.1
Responses: 106
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
6.9
Responses: 6
Varied User Types
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
8.1
Responses: 113
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
8.6
Responses: 6
Certifications
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
8.0
Responses: 115
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
7.9
Responses: 7
Industry Compliance
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
8.4
Responses: 67
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Not enough data available
Platform
Customization
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Not enough data available
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Not enough data available
Integration APIs
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Not enough data available
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Not enough data available
Internationalization
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Not enough data available
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Not enough data available
User, Role, and Access Management
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Not enough data available
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Not enough data available
Performance
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Not enough data available
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Not enough data available
Mobility
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Not enough data available
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Not enough data available
Reporting
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Not enough data available
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Not enough data available
Dashboards
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Not enough data available
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Not enough data available
LMS Marketplace
E-Commerce
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Feature Not Available
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Not enough data available
Course Marketplace
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
7.2
Responses: 68
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Not enough data available
Subscriptions
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
7.1
Responses: 71
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Not enough data available
Interface
White Labeling
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
8.0
Responses: 102
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
8.6
Responses: 6
Multilingual
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
7.9
Responses: 86
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Not enough data available
Training & eLearning
Assessments and Practice
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
8.4
Responses: 135
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
8.1
Responses: 28
Content Delivery and Tracking
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
8.4
Responses: 141
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
7.8
Responses: 32
Content Creation
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
8.0
Responses: 122
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
7.2
Responses: 27
Customer Training
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
7.9
Responses: 104
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
7.5
Responses: 20
Manager Portals
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
8.4
Responses: 115
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
7.0
Responses: 17
Content Storage and Management
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
8.4
Responses: 134
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
7.0
Responses: 28
Content Libraries
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
8.4
Responses: 126
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
6.7
Responses: 24
Reviewers' Company Size
Reviewers of Adobe Captivate Prime LMS were most often representing companies in the Small-Business segment, while reviewers for Blackboard Learn were more commonly in the Enterprise segment.
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
40.3%
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
16.6%
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
29.4%
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
33.1%
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
30.3%
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
50.3%
Reviewers' Industry
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS Industry
E-Learning
12.2%
Information Technology and Services
8.1%
Education Management
7.7%
Computer Software
6.3%
Higher Education
5.4%
Other
60.2%
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn Industry
Higher Education
45.1%
Education Management
19.3%
E-Learning
9.7%
Primary/Secondary Education
3.0%
Information Technology and Services
1.9%
Other
21.0%
Reviews
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
G
Administrator in Medical Practice

I like the functionality of it and how easy it is to use.

Blackboard Learn
Neil H.
User in Non-Profit Organization Management

From a student user perspective, I like how easy and uncomplicated Blackboard can be to keep up with my classes all from one place online. It allows me to easily access documents, online quizzes, online tests, grades and any other relevant class resources...

Most Helpful Critical Review
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
G
Consultant in Information Technology and Services

I'm not sure where exactly to start. We had two fantastic demonstrations with Hitesh, he was able to portray Prime as the perfect solution, having everything that we need and requested. Can we add youtube videos directly to a course? Yes. Not actually, we...

Blackboard Learn
Stefan B.
User in Research

It is cumbersome to use. It seems like a product from the '90s and takes too much effort, even for trivial tasks. The interface has improved a bit with recent updates, but it is still complicated to use. Many common tasks are actually implemented better...

Discussions
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS Discussions
Which languages does Adobe Captivate Prime support?
2 comments
G2
The use of any other language than English requires the Learner to manually change the settings in their profile. No way to do it as part of the add learner...Read more
How can we make it more intuitive and less expensive for educators
1 comment
Jenevieve J.
JJ
Captivate Prime has few if any options to truly customize the LMS. After 3 years with this LMS we are making a change. Consistent problems with reporting,...Read more
What is the Pricing model for Adobe Captivate Prime?
1 comment
Offical Response from Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
Adobe Captivate Prime is licensed on a per-Registered user basis, meaning that Registered user license is granted to a single named individual who is...Read more
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn Discussions
It seems like I see a lot of reviews saying 'back in the day' in reference to how Blackboard has been surpassed by several new products. What new products are out there today that compete well or have surpassed Blackboard in both features and usability?
3 comments
Jon J.
JJ
It think D2L (Desire To Learn) is a pretty good modern alternative to Blackboard. It requires far less down time and is more intuitive. I've had better...Read more
I would be curious if the designers have taken to heart the UX concerns that have been raised.
1 comment
JM
Everyone dislikes their enterprise level LMS and wants to replace it. I worked with Bb daily for 8 years. Yes. I had complaints about the UX. But the...Read more
API
1 comment
Asmat M.
AM
Hi Asmat, This is Shaun from G2. If you’re looking for information about APIs in Blackboard Learn, this is a useful website:...Read more
Screenshots
Adobe Captivate Prime LMS
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Blackboard Learn
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Videos
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Blackboard Learn
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