In order to provide learners with the experience they expect, seamless access must be guaranteed from sign-on throughout the entire consumption process. Access must be anytime, anywhere, online, offline, and with any device. While this leads to a greatly improved learning experience, it does lead to new security concerns.
Many people profess a nostalgic affinity for the print book. For them reading is a tactile experience and the notion of turning the physical page is part of that experience. Even as we move to a more digitally centric culture, there is still this pervasive notion of cuddling up and becoming engrossed in a good novel.
I can’t say I’ve ever heard anyone say the same about their professional training materials or carries the same level of nostalgia. They want more than what decidedly inferior print offers.