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Developer(s) Docebo S.p.A.
Stable release
6.4 / September 23, 2014; 2 years ago (2014-09-23)
Development status Active
Written in PHP
Operating system Cross-platform
Type Learning management system
License GPL V 2.0
Website community:

Docebo is a SAAS/Cloud platform for e-learning, also known as a learning management system.[1][2][3][4][5] From the Latin word, docere, Docebo is used for corporate learning and has interfaces for videoconferencing and HR systems.[2][3][6] Using an online system for learning and training cuts down time needed and costs that would be used on such things as printing and distributing materials.[5][7] Docebo is compatible with SCORM 1.2 and 2004 as well as Tin Can.[2] Developed by Docebo Srl, the program was originally released under a GPL V. 2.0 license with no licensing costs. The program now operates as a cloud-hosted software as a service platform as well as being third-party compatible. It currently runs version 6.1.[8] The company using the platform loads a course, creates a username and password for employees, and tracks the progress of its users.[9] Docebo is available in 30 languages. While the primary users of Docebo are midsized companies, it is also assessable for large companies and SMEs.[9][10][11]

Claudio Erba, who serves as CEO, founded Docebo in 2005.[1][10]


In 2005, Claudio Erba founded Docebo.[1][10] Erba had previously been working at the University of Florence as a computer consultant when a customer asked for a storage solution for teaching material.[12] The storage solution evolved into what is now Docebo.[12] In 2006, Seeweb invested € 150 thousand in the start up.[4][10]

In 2012, Docebo received € 2.4 million in funding from Principia II.[4][10] In July 2013, Docebo entered into an alliance with Rysto.[13] The agreement benefits both companies as Rysto gains a more international presence and Docebo added catering training and work to its repertoire.[13] Later that same year, Docebo opened an office in Athens, Georgia.[10][12]

Docebo has integrations with CMSs, videoconferencing software, Google Apps, WordPress, BigBlueButton and Vivocha, among others.[14]


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  5. ^ a b "Docebo: trasformare la formazione in un servizio". Business Community. Retrieved 2014-01-23. 
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  7. ^ "The Ultimate List of Cloud-Based Learning Management Systems". eLearning Industry. Retrieved 2014-01-23. 
  8. ^ "Security Vulnerabilities". CVE Details. Retrieved 2014-01-23. 
  9. ^ a b "Claudio Erba di Docebo". Indigenidigitali. Retrieved 2014-01-23. 
  10. ^ a b c d e f "Docebo come vendere l'e-learning agli americani". Economia & Finanza. Retrieved 2014-01-23. 
  11. ^ "Docebo, l'e-learning made in Italy che viaggia nel mondo". EconomyUP. Retrieved 2014-01-23. 
  12. ^ a b c "Docebo con il "Cloud E-Learning" rivoluziona il mercato della formazione aziendale online". La Stampa. Retrieved 2014-01-23. 
  13. ^ a b "Rysto-Docebo: formazione e lavoro nella ristorazione". PMI. Retrieved 2014-01-23. 

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