Case Studies: xAPI LRS

From new data sources to new media, Yet's certified xAPI LRS and learning analytics solutions provide people-based data insights and drive action across organizations.

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"In delivering experience intelligence, Yet Analytics leverages the xAPI specification... Drawing together multiplatform data sources—including web services, wearables, and simulations—in real time, Yet provides insight into activity, behavior, learning, and performance."

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Engagement Behaviors: Leveraging new data sources
  • Who: The National Association of Broadcasters, representing over 8,000 broadcasting organizations 
  • What: Yet xAPI LRS and experience analytics for ATSC 3.0, the next generation standard for television
  • Why: “The technology has the potential to help broadcasters identify workflow efficiencies," says CTO Sam Matheny.
  • Result: Real-time experience analytics for the Interactive Environment of Next Gen TV debuted at the 2016 NAB Show, powered by Yet's xAPI and experience intelligence platform technologies.

UC Davis

Learning Effectiveness: Improving understanding
  • Who: The Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing at UC Davis
  • What: Yet xAPI LRS for capturing experience and understanding learning processes (as presented at SXSW Interactive)
  • Why: In virtual assessments, students make choices regarding what questions to ask patients, which portions of a physical exam to perform and which of their findings are significant.
  • Result: This data is used to inform instructors regarding students’ clinical reasoning and as a guide to debriefing students to improve understanding.


Information Use: Understanding how content is used
  • Who: The Learning Accelerator Next Gen Human Capital Initiative
  • What: xAPI analytics for a blended learning competency framework
  • Why: “As our work in human capital has evolved, we’ve asked how we can make the learner experience more coherent and personalized,” said CEO Beth Rabbitt.
  • Result: TLA and Yet developed The Educator Learning Model to leverage xAPI in the development of personalized professional learning content.

GMU / Inova

Team Behavior: New indicators of team performance
  • Who: George Mason University, Inova Hospital, Fairfax Fire & Rescue 
  • What: Yet xAPI LRS and analytics for team-based simulation training
  • Why: Data to show "where there was lag time between decisions and actions, how resources were used and other aspects of handling a crisis," said Dr. Brenda Bannan.
  • Result: According to the report delivered at I/ITSEC: "This is an extremely positive step forward in improving the overall medical team training and simulation process."


New Media: Tracking new media in real-time
  • Who: DevLearn 2016 with Pixilated
  • What: Yet xAPI LRS and analytics for event-based engagement tracking
  • Why: "We wanted a way for attendees to truly get a hands-on xAPI experience by creating their own data statements and seeing them visualized," said Allie Tscheulin.
  • Result: An xAPI-enabled photobooth and apps leveraging xAPI to create an auditable photo record of attendee engagement at DevLearn.

VR & Biometrics

Advanced Research: Merging new experiences
  • Who: I/ITSEC 
  • What: xAPI LRS and data visualizations for flight simulation and Android Wear heartrate monitoring
  • Why: Demonstration of the ability to merge concurrent experiences — one digital and one physical — within a single analytical framework in real-time.
  • Result: The development of new xAPI libraries for virtual reality and wearables.

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