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Brightspace Alternatives

How do Brightspace alternatives compare?

Wisetail LMS and Moodle stand out as its top competitors based on similarity, popularity and user reviews. When comparing Brightspace to its top 100 alternatives, Synap has the highest rating, with Competency Manager as the runner-up, and Brightspace ranking 87th place. Moodle has the most reviews with a total of 1,632, while Brightspace has 158. Users say Synap tops the list for value for money followed by znanja, while Brightspace comes in 92nd. Users also say znanja and Axis LMS are the easiest to use, while Brightspace takes 88th place.


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Browse our list of competitors to find the tool that's right for your team and workflow. Filter apps by features, pricing, ratings, integrations, devices and more. Read verified reviews and discover what other people in your industry are using. Compare apps side by side to find the best match for your business.


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Top 100 alternatives

Wisetail LMS

4.9
(25)

Custom branded web-based learning management system

Features

Total

5

18

18

features in common

5

features in common

Wisetail LMS's unique features

  • Certification Management

  • Self-Learning

  • Assessment Management

  • Personalized Profiles

Brightspace's unique features

  • Student Management

  • Video Support

  • Video Management

  • API

Moodle

4.2
(1,632)

Free, open-source LMS for educators, admins & learners

Pricing

Value for money

4.4

0.7

3.7

What users say about Moodle's value for money

If you have a small budget this is a great choice. M very satisfied on Moodle and I can recommend for anyone those who are looking for a good LMS platform.

Chamath N.

I like that this LMS is simple and easy to get started with. If you're part of small organization then Moodle helps since it is OpenSource and can save you money.

Yvonne S.

Total

4

21

18

features in common

4

features in common

Moodle's unique features

  • Instant Messaging

  • Blended Learning

  • Course Authoring

  • Assessment Management

Brightspace's unique features

  • Learning Management

  • Video Management

  • Student Management

  • API

Blackboard for Business

4.0
(276)

Online learning management system and course management

Pricing

Value for money

3.8

0.1

3.7

What users say about Blackboard for Business' value for money

Somewhat easy to use for simple applications, robust enough to handle the more complex applications. Lots of features and priced competitively.

Hope H.

Usually when there are many users interacting on the same page, there are usually speed problems or the platform is blocked. High cost of the license.

AY

Assaf Y.

Total

3

16

18

features in common

3

features in common

Blackboard for Business' unique features

  • Ad hoc Reporting

  • Asynchronous Learning

  • Self-Learning

  • AICC Compliance

Brightspace's unique features

  • Learning Management

  • Video Support

  • Student Management

  • Real Time Notifications

BrainCert Enterprise LMS

4.4
(34)

Cloud-based SaaS LMS for live and self-paced training online

Pricing

Starting from

$99/month

Value for money

4.3

0.6

3.7

What users say about BrainCert Enterprise LMS's value for money

I definitely recommend it,especially because it is a great value for money. You will more than love it, in fact you will get addicted to it.

AR

Anonymous Reviewer

We analyzed this platform for its usefulness for our teams, price comparisons and technology usage and found it very effective.

AR

Anonymous Reviewer

Total

10

68

18

features in common

10

features in common

BrainCert Enterprise LMS's unique features

  • Real Time Updates

  • Customizable Questions

  • Training Management

  • HTML5 Technology

Brightspace's unique features

  • Whiteboard

  • Employee Reward Programs

  • Third Party Integration

  • Interactive Content

Schoology

4.4
(355)

LMS for teachers and school administrators

Pricing

Value for money

4.5

0.8

3.7

What users say about Schoology's value for money

I would recommend Schoology for teachers that have a good understanding of technology. The price is a bit much but it does a lot if the teachers are willing to spend the time on it.

AR

Anonymous Reviewer

This software offers many features that cost extra in other Learning Management Systems. It very easy to use once you get started.

Jim J.

Total

1

2

18

features in common

1

features in common

Schoology's unique feature

  • Blended Learning

Brightspace's unique features

  • Interactive Content

  • Video Management

  • Real Time Notifications

  • Progress Tracking

HTML5 Virtual Classroom

4.1
(45)

WebRTC powered HTML5 virtual classroom in 50 languages

Pricing

Starting from

$18.95/month

Value for money

3.9

0.2

3.7

What users say about HTML5 Virtual Classroom's value for money

Pleasant User Interface. Clear pricing guidelines and levels.

RD

Randall D.

If there was one thing that made me cancel my subscription is the lack of organized support. They don't have a how-to guide, or a step by step.

AR

Anonymous Reviewer

Total

6

20

18

features in common

6

features in common

HTML5 Virtual Classroom's unique features

  • Conferencing

  • Multimedia Support

  • Chat

  • HTML5 Technology

Brightspace's unique features

  • Progress Tracking

  • Third Party Integration

  • Student Management

  • Activity Dashboard

CourseGenius

4.3
(17)

Easily create online courses & deliver great online training

Pricing

Starting from

$49/month

Value for money

4.6

0.9

3.7

What users say about CourseGenius' value for money

Damien and Lee at Course Genius in particular are absolute stand out service providers. The software is very good, very reliable and great value for money.

SW

Sam W.

I currently use Course Genius to provide a number of clients with a cost effective, tailored solution to their online learning and development and compliance training needs.

TM

Tess M.

Total

8

33

18

features in common

8

features in common

CourseGenius' unique features

  • eCommerce Management

  • Sales Integration

  • Real Time Reporting

  • Training Record Management

Brightspace's unique features

  • Video Support

  • API

  • Engagement Analytics

  • Student Management

Thinkific

4.5
(97)

Create, market and sell online courses with Thinkific

Pricing

Starting from

$49/month

Value for money

4.4

0.7

3.7

What users say about Thinkific's value for money

Blackboard Course sites, Moodle, and Instructure Canvas are great products, but you have to invest in additional solutions to collect payments, etc. for selling the online courses.

AR

Anonymous Reviewer

The pricing technology they used to determine my location and price accordingly. This did not affect any resource availability and provided with the best knowledge.

Sylvester D.

Total

7

58

18

features in common

7

features in common

Thinkific's unique features

  • Multiple Format Support

  • Course Authoring

  • Video Streaming

  • Progress Reports

Brightspace's unique features

  • Student Management

  • Whiteboard

  • Assignment Management

  • Engagement Analytics

Synap

5.0
(11)

An LMS that helps deliver online courses and exams at scale.

Features

Total

2

22

18

features in common

2

features in common

Synap's unique features

  • Employee Onboarding

  • Single Sign On

  • Performance Reports

  • Skills Assessment

Brightspace's unique features

  • Whiteboard

  • Gamification

  • Video Support

  • Real Time Notifications

HSI

4.7
(47)

HSI, the #1 Online HSEQ Management Solution

Pricing

Starting from

$600/year

Value for money

4.6

0.9

3.7

What users say about HSI's value for money

Rare do you find a company that is in partnership to meet the budget and target timeline for deployment with such absolute confidence. It made my decision to partner with HSI a natural fit.

JC

Jeff C.

From the first call into HSI / Vivid to investigate the available course library and opportunity to use the SCORM course packages was a welcome conversation.

JC

Jeff C.

Total

3

32

18

features in common

3

features in common

HSI's unique features

  • Quality Assurance

  • Risk Alerts

  • Forms Management

  • Real Time Reporting

Brightspace's unique features

  • Progress Tracking

  • Whiteboard

  • Third Party Integration

  • Student Management

Relias Healthcare LMS

4.1
(36)

Healthcare learning management system for employees

Pricing

Value for money

3.6

0.1

3.7

What users say about Relias Healthcare LMS's value for money

Did the course work just to get credit. You can pass with little understanding of material so was a waste of money.

JZ

Janet Z.

Total

5

23

18

features in common

5

features in common

Relias Healthcare LMS's unique features

  • Productivity Reporting

  • Skills Tracking

  • Content Management

  • Blended Learning

Brightspace's unique features

  • Student Management

  • Video Support

  • Video Management

  • Activity Dashboard

znanja

3.0
(1)

Learning content management system with course authoring

Features

Total

4

28

18

features in common

4

features in common

znanja's unique features

  • Self Service Portal

  • Customizable Templates

  • SCORM Compliance

  • Progress Reports

Brightspace's unique features

  • Interactive Content

  • Video Management

  • Third Party Integration

  • Activity Dashboard

Coassemble

4.6
(33)

Online training course creation & delivery for organizations

Pricing

Starting from

$399/month

Value for money

4.4

0.7

3.7

What users say about Coassemble's value for money

Coassemble is a really interesting Learning management tool. Looking at the features and cost make this a really good option.

AR

Anonymous Reviewer

We really appreciate the speed at which eCoach gets updated as well. The value for money and competitive price point is what pulled us over the line.

AR

Anonymous Reviewer

Total

9

52

18

features in common

9

features in common

Coassemble's unique features

  • Customizable Branding

  • Rules-Based Workflow

  • Behavior Tracking

  • SMS Integration

Brightspace's unique features

  • Whiteboard

  • Student Management

  • Gamification

  • Employee Reward Programs

OurPeople

4.7
(17)

The best employee communications App available!

Features

Total

3

36

18

features in common

3

features in common

OurPeople's unique features

  • Multi-Channel Communication

  • Planning Tools

  • User Management

  • Employee Onboarding

Brightspace's unique features

  • Learning Management

  • Whiteboard

  • Third Party Integration

  • Student Management

Mindflash

4.3
(102)

Online training for agents, contractors, and partners

Pricing

Starting from

$599/month

Value for money

4.2

0.5

3.7

What users say about Mindflash's value for money

Cost effective for small organizations like ours.

CQ

Connie Q.

I would recommend it to a friend. The cost for us is beyond what we can afford.

MD

Mike D.

Total

6

29

18

features in common

6

features in common

Mindflash's unique features

  • Single Sign On

  • Customizable Branding

  • Role-Based Permissions

  • Permission Management

Brightspace's unique features

  • Real Time Notifications

  • Whiteboard

  • Video Management

  • Activity Dashboard

DigitalChalk

4.7
(95)

Building Skills. Instilling Knowledge.

Pricing

Starting from

$25/month

Value for money

4.9

1.2

3.7

What users say about DigitalChalk's value for money

Very nice, very helpful - motivated and energetic people. When I have students drop, they take care of the refunds and fix problems very quickly.

WH

W H.

I would recommend Digital Chalk for organizations looking for a cost-effective platform to create and deliver web-based courses, backed by a friendly team of responsive staffers.

MB

Matt B.

Total

6

46

18

features in common

6

features in common

DigitalChalk's unique features

  • Progress Reports

  • Custom Forms

  • Reporting & Statistics

  • Survey Management

Brightspace's unique features

  • Real Time Notifications

  • Whiteboard

  • Video Management

  • Assignment Management

Northpass

4.8
(22)

Learning that works for today's workforce.

Pricing

Value for money

5.0

1.3

3.7

What users say about Northpass' value for money

My overall experience with Northpass has been very positive. The easy setup with our ATS has helped us reduce time to onboard, raise the quality of those being onboarded, and overall-save money.

WS

William S.

The future of education is certainly online for a variety of reasons; cost, flexibility, access to world-class teachers, simplicity etc., and schoolkeep's platform is going to be a big part of that.

TC

Tom C.

Total

2

16

18

features in common

2

features in common

Northpass' unique features

  • eCommerce Integration

  • Access Control

  • CRM Integration

  • Skills Assessment

Brightspace's unique features

  • Whiteboard

  • Interactive Content

  • Video Support

  • Real Time Notifications

Accord LMS

4.5
(46)

LMS solution for SMBs and extended enterprises

Pricing

Starting from

$295/month

Value for money

4.5

0.8

3.7

What users say about Accord LMS's value for money

Accord offers a customizable LMS for an affordable price. They provide supportive, friendly customer service and remain interested in meeting your needs throughout the development process.

Felicia L.

I am thrilled with the purchase we've made in Accord LMS. I looked at a number of providers and found that either the cost or structure of the solution was unrealistic.

Lynda S.

Total

7

35

18

features in common

7

features in common

Accord LMS's unique features

  • Customizable Reporting

  • History Tracking

  • Enrollment Management

  • Self-Enrollment

Brightspace's unique features

  • Video Management

  • Whiteboard

  • Assignment Management

  • Interactive Content

iSpring Learn

4.7
(104)

The Right LMS for your mission-critical project

Pricing

Starting from

$2.82

Value for money

4.6

0.9

3.7

What users say about iSpring Learn's value for money

Additionally, it was easy as an administrator to learn and create an interactive course. We have been very happy with our investment and look forward to developing more courses on iSpring.

GK

Gwen K.

The pricing structure is very economical for small to medium sized companies - only users who have logged into the system count as an active user.

JP

Josephine P.

Total

9

69

18

features in common

9

features in common

iSpring Learn's unique features

  • Content Management

  • Summary Reports

  • Instructor Scheduling

  • Certificate Management

Brightspace's unique features

  • Whiteboard

  • Student Management

  • Employee Reward Programs

  • Drag & Drop Interface

Workzoom

4.7
(3)

All-in-one people management software to connect and engage

Features

Total

3

86

18

features in common

3

features in common

Workzoom's unique features

  • Training Management

  • Reminders

  • Organizational Charting

  • Real Time Data

Brightspace's unique features

  • Interactive Content

  • Whiteboard

  • Third Party Integration

  • Student Management

Axis LMS

4.3
(3)

Online Learning Management System

Features

Total

4

17

18

features in common

4

features in common

Axis LMS's unique features

  • Customizable Branding

  • Social Media Integration

  • Certification Management

  • Shopping Cart

Brightspace's unique features

  • Real Time Notifications

  • Video Management

  • Third Party Integration

  • Activity Dashboard

Elucidat

4.7
(25)

The smarter, faster way to produce quality digital learning

Pricing

Value for money

4.5

0.8

3.7

What users say about Elucidat's value for money

Cost Saving: In this year alone, we will save 60K plus.

SW

Susie W.

The saving is seen in reduction of training labor hours needed to produce and present trainings. As well in labor cost in staff time to take the training.

SW

Susie W.

Total

1

1

18

features in common

1

features in common

Elucidat's unique features

  • No unique features

Brightspace's unique features

  • Gamification

  • Video Management

  • Real Time Notifications

  • Progress Tracking

Nittio Learn

4.9
(7)

Learning management system for eCommerce businesses

Features

Total

3

13

18

features in common

3

features in common

Nittio Learn's unique features

  • Asynchronous Learning

  • Customizable Branding

  • Skills Tracking

  • Certification Management

Brightspace's unique features

  • Learning Management

  • Whiteboard

  • Third Party Integration

  • Student Management

certcentral

4.6
(7)

Learning management tool for continuing education & training

Features

Total

9

40

18

features in common

9

features in common

certcentral's unique features

  • Employee Onboarding

  • Multiple User Accounts

  • Course Authoring

  • Multiple Format Support

Brightspace's unique features

  • Whiteboard

  • Gamification

  • Content Repository

  • Assignment Management

Qooper

4.9
(26)

Start & Grow a Modern Mentorship Program with Qooper

Features

Total

5

34

18

features in common

5

features in common

Qooper's unique features

  • Meeting Management

  • Communication Management

  • Video Conferencing

  • Feedback Collection

Brightspace's unique features

  • Progress Tracking

  • Video Management

  • Third Party Integration

  • API

BlueVolt

4.7
(23)

eLearning LMS & Channel Marketing Network

Features

Total

5

27

18

features in common

5

features in common

BlueVolt's unique features

  • Surveys & Feedback

  • Employee Portal

  • Student Portal

  • Self Service Portal

Brightspace's unique features

  • Student Management

  • Video Support

  • Video Management

  • Activity Dashboard

Lessonly

4.7
(131)

Powerful training software for sales & support teams.

Pricing

Value for money

4.5

0.8

3.7

What users say about Lessonly's value for money

Before committing to Lessonly, I looked into quite a few LMS solutions. I found this to be the perfect middle ground in terms of price and features.

AR

Anonymous Reviewer

It offers a lot of information and lessons on how to actually train and improve your training process at no additional cost.

AR

Anonymous Reviewer

Total

9

35

18

features in common

9

features in common

Lessonly's unique features

  • Role-Based Permissions

  • Secure Login

  • Data Import/Export

  • Search Functionality

Brightspace's unique features

  • Whiteboard

  • Student Management

  • Gamification

  • Engagement Analytics

Arlo Training Software

4.7
(109)

A complete training management system for training providers

Features

Total

4

86

18

features in common

4

features in common

Arlo Training Software's unique features

  • Reminders

  • Lead Capture

  • PCI DSS Compliance

  • Email Marketing Management

Brightspace's unique features

  • Progress Tracking

  • Video Management

  • Student Management

  • Content Library

DiscoverLink

4.6
(33)

Library and learning management solutions for restaurants

Pricing

Starting from

$15/year

Value for money

4.8

1.1

3.7

What users say about DiscoverLink's value for money

DiscoverLink Talent is a great program to use and is easy on the budget. This program works well on tablets and phones but will work even better when the new app is fully functional.

AR

Anonymous Reviewer

If you have any familiarity with flash based builders, this will be a breeze. The cost is also extremely affordable, especially considering the support that comes with the program.

DB

Dave B.

Total

11

29

18

features in common

11

features in common

DiscoverLink's unique features

  • Task Tracking

  • Performance Management

  • Auditing

  • Customizable Reporting

Brightspace's unique features

  • Drag & Drop Interface

  • Whiteboard

  • Student Management

  • Real Time Notifications

eloomi

4.6
(70)

LMS & Performance Management - Simplified

Pricing

Starting from

$0.20/month

Value for money

4.6

0.9

3.7

What users say about eloomi's value for money

Really great - user friendly, easy to learn and great value for money.

KW

Katja W.

We now have a semi "individualized" continuing education program, much more focused. We save staff- time and money because of that.

HT

Hrund T.

Total

12

167

18

features in common

12

features in common

eloomi's unique features

  • Real Time Data

  • Alerts / Escalation

  • Multi-Department / Project

  • Competency Management

Brightspace's unique features

  • Assignment Management

  • Third Party Integration

  • Employee Reward Programs

  • Drag & Drop Interface