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Brightspace Alternatives & Competitors

(131)4.0 out of 5

Looking for alternatives to Brightspace? Tons of people want Learning Management System to help with assessments and practice, content delivery and tracking, and social learning. What's difficult is finding out whether or not the software you choose is right for you. We have compiled a list of Learning Management System that reviewers voted best overall compared to Brightspace. Based on reviewer data you can see how Brightspace stacks up to the competition, check reviews from current & previous users, and find the best fit for your business. Blackboard Learn, Canvas, Google Classroom, and Moodle are the most popular alternatives and competitors to Brightspace.

Top Alternatives to Brightspace

  • Blackboard Learn
  • Canvas
  • Google Classroom
  • Moodle
  • Cornerstone Learning

Top 20 Alternatives & Competitors to Brightspace

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  1. Blackboard Learn

    (741)3.9 out of 5

    Blackboard Learn is a scalable, reliable foundation for a world-class learning experience. Our flexible learning platform enables you to extend online learning, increase engagement and optimize learning outcomes.

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  2. Blackboard Learn is a scalable, reliable foundation for a world-class learning experience. Our flexible learning platform enables you to extend online learning, increase engagement and optimize learning outcomes.

    Categories in common with Brightspace:

    IH
    We have been using Blackboard Learn 9.1 for so long that it's like a familiar friend. Updates fix bugs and may roll out small updates, but there are no major changes. It does what it is supposed to...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Brightspace, Blackboard Learn is:

    Slower to reach roi
    #2
    #2
  3. Canvas

    (1,143)4.4 out of 5
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    Canvas is the LMS that makes teaching and learning (and implementation and adoption and customer support and student success and bragging to your non-Canvas-using peers) easier.

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  4. Canvas is the LMS that makes teaching and learning (and implementation and adoption and customer support and student success and bragging to your non-Canvas-using peers) easier.

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    Victoria F.
    VF
    Canvas is a great learning management system. Compared to BrightSpace and BeachBoard, it is easy to use by way of its navigation panels on the left. Viewing Modules, Quizzes, Grades, Syllabus, and...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Brightspace, Canvas is:

    Slower to reach roi
    Easier to set up
    More usable
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    #3
    #3
  5. Google Classroom

    (819)4.5 out of 5

    Classroom is a tool in Google Apps for Education that helps teachers create and organize assignments quickly, provide feedback efficiently, and easily communicate with their classes.

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  6. Classroom is a tool in Google Apps for Education that helps teachers create and organize assignments quickly, provide feedback efficiently, and easily communicate with their classes.

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    Trish B.
    TB
    The ease of set up, sharing assignments, link etc with participants

    Reviewers say compared to Brightspace, Google Classroom is:

    Easier to set up
    More usable
    Easier to admin
    #4
    #4
  7. Moodle

    (272)3.9 out of 5

    Moodle is a robust, scalable, full-featured open source Learning Platform (also known as a Learning Management System or a Virtual Learning Environment).

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  8. Moodle is a robust, scalable, full-featured open source Learning Platform (also known as a Learning Management System or a Virtual Learning Environment).

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    AM
    I use Moodle to conduct quizzes and also assignment submissions for students. The most important thing about Moodle is that it is open source. Community Support is available when there is any...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Brightspace, Moodle is:

    Easier to set up
    #5
    #5
  9. Cornerstone Learning

    (380)4.1 out of 5
    Optimized for quick response

    Administer, deliver, and track training to reduce compliance risk, improve business productivity, and increase your employee engagement.

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  10. Administer, deliver, and track training to reduce compliance risk, improve business productivity, and increase your employee engagement.

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    DC
    As a administrator Cornerstone Learning is really easy to use. You can assign learning packages in a quick manner, and the reporting system is really good. Crucial data is highlighted so you can...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Brightspace, Cornerstone Learning is:

    Slower to reach roi
    More expensive
    #6
    #6
  11. Schoology

    (299)4.4 out of 5
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    Schoology has redefined the LMS to make online and blended learning a collective effort and to increase the overall impact of everyone involved in a student's education. Schoology ensures the virtual classroom is as robust as, or more than, traditional learning environments.

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  12. Schoology has redefined the LMS to make online and blended learning a collective effort and to increase the overall impact of everyone involved in a student's education. Schoology ensures the virtual classroom is as robust as, or more than, traditional learning environments.

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    Jennifer B.
    JB
    I love that I can put all of the materials, resources, and assignments in one location for students and they have very little clicking around to do.

    Reviewers say compared to Brightspace, Schoology is:

    Easier to set up
    More usable
    Easier to admin
    #7
    #7
  13. TalentLMS

    (420)4.6 out of 5

    TalentLMS is a super-easy, cloud LMS to train your employees, partners and customers.

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  14. TalentLMS is a super-easy, cloud LMS to train your employees, partners and customers.

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    AM
    TalentLMS is easy use and a person can quickly learn how the platform works after watching a few simple video tutorials. I was able to set up courses and add users to the platform in no time. I...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Brightspace, TalentLMS is:

    Easier to set up
    More usable
    Better at support
    #8
    #8
  15. Docebo

    (203)4.4 out of 5

    Docebo makes employee, partner and customer training easy and engaging while saving L&D admins countless hours with artificial intelligence.

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  16. Docebo makes employee, partner and customer training easy and engaging while saving L&D admins countless hours with artificial intelligence.

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    DM
    The simplicity of the interface and the ability to customize it and the lay out of learning materials within the platform. It also allows us to centralize learning, job resources and some internal...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Brightspace, Docebo is:

    Slower to reach roi
    More expensive
    More usable
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    #9
  17. SAP Litmos

    (422)4.3 out of 5
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    SAP Litmos is a Learning Management System (LMS) designed to deliver and track on-demand training for an unlimited number of users, quickly and easily.

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  18. SAP Litmos is a Learning Management System (LMS) designed to deliver and track on-demand training for an unlimited number of users, quickly and easily.

    Categories in common with Brightspace:

    AE
    The easy of building and administering trainings to employees.

    Reviewers say compared to Brightspace, SAP Litmos is:

    Easier to set up
    More usable
    More expensive
    #10
    #10
  19. Saba Cloud

    (152)4.0 out of 5
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    Saba Cloud provides unified workflows between training elearning and talent management, giving managers and employees access to development plans & activities.

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  20. Saba Cloud provides unified workflows between training elearning and talent management, giving managers and employees access to development plans & activities.

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    MA
    Saba cloud was being used for providing training sessions to our employees and its learning module was highly liked by our learners and they enjoyed using it. It is an amazing LMS solution that has...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Brightspace, Saba Cloud is:

    Slower to reach roi
    More expensive
    More usable
    #11
    #11
  21. Workday HCM

    (1,061)4.0 out of 5
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    Workday Human Capital Management is built as a single system with a single source of data, single security model, and single user experience. Workday offers organizations a cloud-based system that evolves to meet changing business needs today and into the future. The user-friendly, global system also ensures that customers are always on the latest version with up-to-date capabilities, whether they’re using Workday on a browser or mobile device. Workday HCM is part of a single system with other Workday products including Workday Financial Management, Workday Payroll (for the U.S., Canada, France, and the UK), Workday Recruiting, Workday Learning, Workday Planning, and more.

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  22. Workday Human Capital Management is built as a single system with a single source of data, single security model, and single user experience. Workday offers organizations a cloud-based system that evolves to meet changing business needs today and into the future. The user-friendly, global system also ensures that customers are always on the latest version with up-to-date capabilities, whether they’re using Workday on a browser or mobile device. Workday HCM is part of a single system with other Workday products including Workday Financial Management, Workday Payroll (for the U.S., Canada, France, and the UK), Workday Recruiting, Workday Learning, Workday Planning, and more.

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    JH
    It proceeds to obtain ease of use in its controls to carry out its daily work, as it is a system that takes care of the processes that require accounting for the maintenance of human capital, which...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Brightspace, Workday HCM is:

    More expensive
    More usable
    Better at support
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    #12
  23. SAP SuccessFactors

    (436)3.8 out of 5

    SAP SuccessFactors helps organizations align strategy with objectives & manage people performance to ensure execution & results. Execution is the difference.

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  24. SAP SuccessFactors helps organizations align strategy with objectives & manage people performance to ensure execution & results. Execution is the difference.

    Categories in common with Brightspace:

    CH
    Learning classes and issues resolution in the knowledge base in SAP.

    Reviewers say compared to Brightspace, SAP SuccessFactors is:

    Slower to reach roi
    More expensive
    #13
    #13
  25. Lessonly

    (370)4.7 out of 5
    Optimized for quick response

    Lessonly is the powerfully simple training software that helps customer-facing teams learn, practice, and do better work.

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  26. Lessonly is the powerfully simple training software that helps customer-facing teams learn, practice, and do better work.

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    Christopher T.
    CT
    How easy it is to make adjustments once it is established.

    Reviewers say compared to Brightspace, Lessonly is:

    Easier to set up
    Better at support
    More usable
    #14
    #14
  27. Oracle PeopleSoft

    (616)3.7 out of 5
    Optimized for quick response

    Take advantage of significant cost savings and operational improvements when you run PeopleSoft in the Oracle Cloud. Oracle offers the only no-compromise enterprise cloud platform for moving PeopleSoft, its associated database systems, and ecosystem of apps to the cloud. Only PeopleSoft deployments running in Oracle Cloud have access to PeopleSoft Cloud Manager which automates routines for cloud migration and lifecycle management.

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  28. Take advantage of significant cost savings and operational improvements when you run PeopleSoft in the Oracle Cloud. Oracle offers the only no-compromise enterprise cloud platform for moving PeopleSoft, its associated database systems, and ecosystem of apps to the cloud. Only PeopleSoft deployments running in Oracle Cloud have access to PeopleSoft Cloud Manager which automates routines for cloud migration and lifecycle management.

    Categories in common with Brightspace:

    MJ
    The individual software application is highly scalable and the user can perform a different service for his complicated company. PeopleSoft handles the entire skill cycle of recruiting, planning...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Brightspace, Oracle PeopleSoft is:

    Slower to reach roi
    More expensive
    #15
    #15
  29. Paylocity

    (1,544)4.5 out of 5

    Paylocity’s comprehensive product suite delivers a unified platform for professionals to make strategic decisions in the areas of benefits, core HR, payroll, talent, and workforce management, while cultivating a modern workplace and improving employee engagement.

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  30. Paylocity’s comprehensive product suite delivers a unified platform for professionals to make strategic decisions in the areas of benefits, core HR, payroll, talent, and workforce management, while cultivating a modern workplace and improving employee engagement.

    Categories in common with Brightspace:

    Breayn L.
    BL
    I like the courses they have for you to learn about what's new or how to do a task in Paylocity. I also like the new features and the new look when I have to search for a team member and doing...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Brightspace, Paylocity is:

    Easier to set up
    Better at support
    More usable
    #16
    #16
  31. UKG Pro (formerly Ultimate Software UltiPro)

    (1,197)4.2 out of 5

    Ultimate Software’s cloud payroll solution, UltiPro, helps people simplify work, and helps organizations increase engagement and productivity across their global workforce.

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  32. Ultimate Software’s cloud payroll solution, UltiPro, helps people simplify work, and helps organizations increase engagement and productivity across their global workforce.

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    SR
    It is a web based product so i can access it anywhere with a smart phone. The mobile app is extremely useful for our employees. It's functionality is very logical and easy to teach to new users. ...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Brightspace, UKG Pro (formerly Ultimate Software UltiPro) is:

    Slower to reach roi
    More expensive
    More usable
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    #17
  33. Paycom

    (754)4.2 out of 5
    Optimized for quick response

    Paycom is an HR technology provider with a single-database, end-to-end product providing solutions for Talent Acquisition, Time and Labor Management, Payroll, Talent Management and HR Management, all in one application.

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  34. Paycom is an HR technology provider with a single-database, end-to-end product providing solutions for Talent Acquisition, Time and Labor Management, Payroll, Talent Management and HR Management, all in one application.

    Categories in common with Brightspace:

    UH
    Being able to move page to page with such ease.

    Reviewers say compared to Brightspace, Paycom is:

    Slower to reach roi
    More expensive
    More usable
    #18
    #18
  35. Paycor

    (377)4.1 out of 5
    Optimized for quick response

    HRIS that simplifies processes, reduces redundancy and gives you fast access to accurate records instantly

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  36. HRIS that simplifies processes, reduces redundancy and gives you fast access to accurate records instantly

    Categories in common with Brightspace:

    KY
    The easiness of new hire onboarding and setting up their profiles. The transfer between the ATS and the onboarding is a nice new feature that has been implemented. Also the tracking on the Paycor...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Brightspace, Paycor is:

    Easier to set up
    More usable
    Better at support
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    #19
  37. Open LMS

    (41)3.3 out of 5

    Open LMS enhances open source technology and builds on its capabilities to create better training and a better learning experience.

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  38. Open LMS enhances open source technology and builds on its capabilities to create better training and a better learning experience.

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    Erinn C.
    EC
    It is the better way of making a present online teaching and learning practice. Also, I like that its perfect for both of sides. The learners and educators can use it on every device from phone to...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Brightspace, Open LMS is:

    More expensive
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    #20
  39. Oracle Talent Management Cloud (formerly Taleo)

    (334)3.4 out of 5
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    Oracle Talent Management Cloud allows you to manage the entire talent lifecycle from sourcing candidates, managing goals and performance, performing talent reviews, and developing careers and successions, and provides continuous learning to keep your talent engaged.

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  40. Oracle Talent Management Cloud allows you to manage the entire talent lifecycle from sourcing candidates, managing goals and performance, performing talent reviews, and developing careers and successions, and provides continuous learning to keep your talent engaged.

    Categories in common with Brightspace:

    RT
    Oracle Talent Management Cloud software application is the most effective software application that handle our skills in a much more efficient way. This software application also allows us for...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Brightspace, Oracle Talent Management Cloud (formerly Taleo) is:

    Slower to reach roi
    More expensive