Santa Monica, CA (USA), June 2022 - EdCast, recently acquired by Cornerstone OnDemand, Inc., a leader in adaptive HR solutions, has announced its integration with Zoom Video Communications, Inc. With this offering, EdCast by Cornerstone embeds learning and training tools to help drive productivity and upskilling within Zoom Meetings. The EdCast app for Zoom will help bring contextual content inside Zoom Meetings, content recommendations, and more within the flow of work.
Combining EdCast by Cornerstone's leading AI-powered talent experience and knowledge cloud platform with Zoom's video communications platform supports seamless video based learning sessions and knowledge sharing across remote teams.
EdCast has helped revolutionize skill development for enterprises across a multitude of industries, thereby enabling them to transform, digitize, and personalize the learning experience for their employees. Today's business challenge is to maximize success in a remote learning environment. Cornerstone delivers on its commitment to democratize skill development through its EdCast platform, offering a single digital destination where employees can create and consume personalized learning experiences based on their unique personal and professional upskilling needs, and through best-of-breed partnerships.
"Integrating the EdCast learning experience platform into ubiquitous work tools illustrates our ongoing commitment to Learning in the flow of work," said Himanshu Palsule, CEO of Cornerstone. "Our integration with Zoom supports various use cases, including onboarding and virtual team learning, which provides our customers an even more robust learner experience on the EdCast platform."
"We are thrilled that EdCast by Cornerstone is choosing to develop on the Zoom platform to make their tools and resources available for deeper collaboration," Ross Mayfield, Group Product Manager, Zoom Apps at Zoom. "With EdCast for Zoom, participants can easily access the EdCast learning and training tools provided to enhance their overall learning experience."
The EdCast app for Zoom requires that organizations have a paid license to the EdCast by Cornerstone SaaS platform.