Over the years Open Source LMS have always been regarded as being fit for educational, NGO and not-for-profit organisations.
These systems have been perceived as lacking proper structure with the way they're developed and maintained but with these LMS being offered as Commercial Open Source LMS, they are now regarded as serious contenders for enterprise-wide learning management (vs established players) for large multinational corporate institutions.
The key benefits include:
There's a need to better facilitate the debate on whether Open Source LMS has taken its place in corporate organization’s learning landscape as well as being established as an effective and efficient technology in education and government institutions.
You might find my recent post on Moodle in the corporate sector useful: http://www.learningconversations.co.uk/main/index.php/2011/10/20/mo...