Docebo takes top position in Talented Learning’s RightFit Solutions Grid™ for All-Purpose Learning Systems


Industry Analyst Recognizes Docebo as a “Powerhouse” in its first annual grid for commercial learning systems

TORONTO, ONTARIO – February 27, 2023: Docebo Inc. (NASDAQ:DCBO; TSX:DCBO) (“Docebo” or the “Company”), a leading artificial intelligence (AI)-powered learning solutions provider, announced today that Industry Analyst firm, Talented Learning, named Docebo as a Powerhouse on its first annual RightFit Solutions Grid™ for Learning Systems, the highest level for All-Purpose Learning Solutions.

Talented Learning identifies “Powerhouse” All-Purpose Learning Systems best for medium to larger global organizations with complex requirements and workflows that train any combination of employees, customers, or partners and require significant services support from a vendor to migrate from another solution(s).

Talented Learning’s RightFit Solutions Grid™ is part of its 2023 Commercial LMS & Learning Systems Report, an independent research study comparing the top 40 commercial learning systems available on the market today. The report enables corporate buyers of NextGen HR and learning solutions to make informed decisions around their solution needs and evaluate their procurement options based on five critical factors: Performance, Potential, Market Presence, Total Cost of Ownership, and Future Trajectories.

In his report, John Leh, Lead Analyst at Talented Learning, said, “Docebo has proven its ability to deliver high-level LMS functionality and high configurability with strong audience management for concurrent employee, customer, and partner program support and supports the highest number of use cases compared to all other alternatives in the market.”

“John Leh is a trusted tech industry veteran with a deep knowledge of learning systems who has been on the front line with buyers and understands their needs,” said Claudio Erba, CEO & Founder at Docebo. “Being recognized in the top position of this grid in a very competitive space is an honor and proof that the needs of the enterprise market have outgrown the traditional LMS function of onboarding new employees, demanding a solution that extends learning to all audiences — customers, employees, partners, franchisees and more. We are proud to be a trusted partner to our customers, offering solutions that scale with them as they grow.”  

The report also ranks Docebo among the highest in the following areas:

  • Best AI-Supported 
  • Best Content Creation
  • Best Content Types & Standards
  • Best eCommerce
  • Best Gamification
  • Best Globalization
  • Best Mobile-Responsive Design
  • Best Mobile Reporting & Analytics
  • Best Skills & Competencies
  • Best Social Learning Platform
  • Best VILT & ILT Classroom Learning Capabilities
  • Best Assisted Setup
  • Best Full-Service Setup
  • Best Employee LMS
  • Best Channel LMS
  • Best Customer LMS
  • Best Extended Enterprise LMS
  • Best Content-as-a-Business Vendor

Docebo has offices in the United States, Canada, Italy, Germany, the United Kingdom, France, UAE, and Australia. The company continues to be recognized as a global market leader, including Best Learning Management Systems for 2023 by eLearning Industry, a 2023 Corporate LMS Leader for Europe, among 16 other Winter Awards by G2 Crowd, multiple HCM Excellence Awards from Brandon Hall Group, and two consecutive years of Tech Cares Awards from TrustRadius for demonstrating strong corporate social responsibility.

Talented Learning’s RightFit Solutions Grid™ and 2023 Commercial LMS & Learning Systems Report are available here.


About Docebo

Docebo is redefining the way enterprises leverage technology to create and manage content, deliver training, and understand the business impact of their learning experiences. With Docebo’s customized end-to-end learning solutions, enterprises worldwide are equipped to tackle any learning challenge and create an authentic learning culture within their organization.


About Talented Learning:

Talented Learning is a fiercely independent research, consulting, and education firm devoted to helping organizations of all types choose and use modern learning systems and related technologies for their unique business needs. Founded in 2014 by e-learning industry veteran John Leh, Talented Learning aims to advance awareness and adoption of learning technology that adds business value — primarily for the extended enterprise. For more information, visit and follow the company on LinkedIn, YouTube, and Twitter.


About Talented Learning RightFit Solutions Grid™:

Specifically, this grid maps vendors along two core dimensions:

  • Breadth of Purpose: From general-purpose to highly specialized use (X-axis)
  • Complexity/Cost: From simple/low cost to sophisticated/high cost (Y-axis)
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All-Purpose Learning System Vendors:

  • Self-described as “LMS”
  • Supports some or all commercial use cases,
  • simultaneously (includes employee, customer, partner, extended enterprise and content-as-a-business scenarios)
  • Setup can range from self-service to full-service
  • Depth of features and global support vary significantly
  • Examples include Docebo, Absorb LMS, AcornLMS,Cornerstone, D2L, Schoox, LearnUpon, Brainier, CD2 Learning and Gyrus

Specialist Learning System Vendors:

  • LMS or other type of application, such as LXP, authoring tool, analytics software, training management system, social learning platform, or mobile app
  • Deep solutions that combine product and services to address specific use case or industry need
  • Typically designed for external audiences
  • Setup and support tend to range from moderate to full-service
  • Examples include Crowd Wisdom LMS, Cadmium, Thought Industries, Skilljar, Administrate, Learnie, Growth Engineering and Authentic Learning Labs.


All-Purpose Learning Systems — Best for medium to larger global organizations with complex requirements and workflow that train any combination of employees, customers or partners, and require significant services support from a vendor to migrate from another solution(s).

Vendor Characteristics

  • Broad LMS functionality, highly configurable
  • Strong audience management for concurrent employee, customer and partner program support
  • Medium to high implementation services level
  • Third-party content options, but no custom content development services
  • Custom APIs and no/low-code integration
  • Administrative support in all time zones, but no/limited end-learner support
  • Medium to high total cost of ownership (TCO)

Typical Buyer Characteristics

  • HR/training, customer service and/or partner initiatives
  • Experienced in learning systems
  • Train employees, customers and partners as a standalone audience or in any combination
  • Best for medium to large, often global organizations with complex requirements, workflows and business ecosystems
  • No ability/desire to change business processes
  • Consolidating multiple LMSs into one or replacing a second, third or fourth LMS
  • Supports learners with IT help desk
  • Price conscious, but only with solutions that meet all requirements


For further information: 

Ronda Morra
Global Director, PR & Communications