Sakai CLE Review

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Sakai CLE Review

ITQlick rating
(3.2/5)

Has a free version

Sakai CLE is a cloud-based learning management system suitable for use in major schools that have online announcements, online tests, grade books, calendars, and assignment.

  • ITQlick score: 87/100

    Main category: LMS

    Sub categories (4/6):

    • Mobile
    • Business Process
    • LMS
    • Training

    Typical customer size: Small business, Medium business, Large business

Shlomi Lavi / updated: Aug 10, 2020

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What is Sakai CLE Used For?

Sakai CLE is a cloud-based learning management system suitable for use in major schools that have online announcements, online tests, grade books, calendars, and assignment. Sakai CLE can be used by schools of all sizes but can also be used individuals such as teachers and other professionals in the learning institutions.

Sakai CLE offers functionalities such as online assignment submission, grading, and other functionalities. Several features such as learner portal, eLearning capabilities, asynchronous learning, and mobile learning enable these functionalities. Sakai is the organization that develops and distributes the Sakai CLE software. The company is a United States based organization.

Average Rating -

The rating of Sakai CLE is 3.2 stars out of 5. The rating is based on ITQlick expert review.

Typical Customers

The typical customers include the following business size: Small business, Medium business, Large business.

Sakai CLE 3 Pros

  • Sakai CLE is open source and hence shows it is very cheap compared to alternatives in the market.
  • Sakai CLE is easy to learn and use.
  • Sakai CLE provides customization and integration features.

Sakai CLE 2 Cons

  • Sakai CLE has fewer features compared to its competitors.
  • Sakai CLE lacks good customer support.

Competitors & Alternatives

The two major competitors for Sakai CLE are Lessonly and CANVAS. Lessonly is both cloud-based and on-premise while Sakai CLE is only cloud-based. Sakai CLE is suitable for all school sizes, while Lessonly is suitable for learners in high schools, colleges, and universities. Lessonly has features such as business or corporate portal, built-in course authoring which are absent in Sakai CLE.

Sakai CLE has features such as learner portal, eLearning capabilities, asynchronous learning, and mobile learning, which are lacking in Lessonly. Lessonly has ratings of 4.3 based on most online reviews while Sakai CLE has ratings of 4.0.

CANVAS is both cloud-based and on-premise while Sakai CLE is only cloud-based. Sakai CLE is suitable for all school sizes while CANVAS is suitable for learners in high schools, colleges, and universities.

CANVAS has ratings of 3.5 based on most online reviews while Sakai CLE has ratings of 4.0.CANVAS has features such as business or corporate portal, built-in course authoring, and blended learning, which are absent in Sakai CLE. Sakai CLE has features such as learner portal, eLearning capabilities, asynchronous learning, and mobile learning, which are lacking in CANVAS.

Sakai CLE Pricing Information

The experts at ITQlick has reviewed Sakai CLE pricing and gave the software a total cost of ownership (TCO) rating of 6.4 out of 10. Custom price cost for your business is available upon request.

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Is it the right software for you?

Sakai CLE is suitable for schools of any level from elementary, to high school and universities and colleges. Sakai CLE can also be used by professionals in the education sector, such as teachers, librarians, principals, among others. Students can also use Sakai CLE since it contains a learners portal feature.

Sakai CLE Categories

Mobile
Business Process
LMS
Training
Education
eCommerce

Specifications

Company:
Address: United States
Website:https://www.sakailms.org/
Customers: Small business, Medium business, Large business
Business Area: Cross Business Areas
Platforms: Desktop
Operating Systems: Mac OS, Windows, Linux

Sakai CLE Features

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ITQlick Score
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Shlomi holds a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Information System Engineering from Ben Gurion University in Israel. Shlomi brings 15 years of global IT and IS management experience as a consultant, and implementation expert for small, medium and large size (global) companies.