Firewall Problems and Solutions

Clark Quinn

I would love to hear back from people on this as I received a question around firewall problems and solutions that I've not heard as much in the past couple of years. Their issue is that they are running into customers who are tightening their firewall settings and it causes some of their content to not work. Are you finding issues with firewalls these days? Anyone having issues with Windows Media and firewalls? Do Flash players cause any problems with firewalls?

Firewall Problems and Solutions

Tony Karrer

I would love to hear back from people on this as I received a question around firewall problems and solutions that I've not heard as much in the past couple of years. Their issue is that they are running into customers who are tightening their firewall settings and it causes some of their content to not work. Are you finding issues with firewalls these days? Anyone having issues with Windows Media and firewalls? Do Flash players cause any problems with firewalls?

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Tips for webinars or virtual training

Making Change

I hope to use FuzeBox in the future when I’m sure that it plays well with the extreme firewalls some of my customers have. If it’s in Word or another easily edited format, they can take notes right in the handout. Instructional design format choice media choice motivation “What works for webinars?” ” People have asked this a lot lately, so here’s my opinionated answer.

Cyber Security Requirements

Ed App

Cyber Security Requirement #5 – Invest in anti-virus software and firewall. Another way to amp up your cyber security prevention practices is by investing in anti-viruses and firewalls. Antiviruses protect systems by detecting viruses or malicious links and files, while firewalls act as barriers that prevent attackers and criminals from reaching your database in the very first place.

Mitigating the Risks of BYOD in corporate learning

G-Cube

Passwords, Firewalls and Encryption: The platform of corporate learning is the enterprise Learning Management System for most organizations. In addition to authorized Passwords, Firewalls can be installed to allow only authorized devices to access the enterprise LMS. Consuming all elements within the LMS: Most LMS support multiple formats including text docs, PDFs, ePub and HTML.

The importance of general cyber security awareness

OpenSesame

Back when everyone still worked from an office, locked-down office networks and an on-site IT team could be counted on to bolster the organizational firewall. In the cyber universe, there are few threats more prevalent, or more publicized, than phishing attacks.

A Tale of Two Seminars: FUN Compliance Training and Virtually Real Conversations

ThinkingKap Solutions

With some questions, once you put them into a basic multiple choice format, the correct answers are pretty obvious. Firewall Compliance Training. Within this client, everyone turned to a single person as the “face” of their firewall policy. She wanted to detach herself from being the only place people turned for firewall info, so we created a new face.

Best No-Code LMS Mobile App Builders for mLearning Courses

learnWorlds

The app is yours, but the LearnWorlds team takes care of everything (aka backups, firewalls, updates, etc.) Make sure your learning outcomes are compatible with multiple types and formats of quizzes, tests, and assignments!

5 Top IT-enabled business trends that are affecting Corporate Learning

G-Cube

Modern LMSs thus have advanced reporting structures – which have multiple report formats to meet the diverse needs of their client. Report formats can also be created and generated automatically at regular intervals – as prescribed by the LMS administrators. Developments in information technology affect every nook and corner of the business world – creating leading trends that dictate business discourse and atmosphere.

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70:20:10 and user generated learning: no way!

Challenge to Learn

There are organizations that choose a really free format for this. I’m afraid nothing in this world is a 100% secure but I truly do believe that our SaaS solution is more secure than most ‘behind the firewall’ solutions. I’m talking to learning managers each day about the 20 in 70:20:10; about knowledge sharing and about user generated learning that can facilitate this. I see a lot of interest in this topic but a lot of reservations as well.

Seven Tips for an Easy and Effective LMS Switch

Upside Learning

I’d written a few posts on how to decide between hosted and behind-the-firewall option , what typical things training companies look in an LMS for , and a recent one on five things not to do while selecting an LMS. If some content isn’t in a standard format (like SCORM) then there needs to be specific discussion on how to migrate it. Related posts: Five Things Not to do While Selecting an LMS Hosted vs. Behind-the-firewall LMS – How To Decide?

What is an LXP – The Definitive Guide

Origin Fractal LXP

A Learning Experience Platform is cloud-based and functions outside the firewall too. From this, choose the format that appeals most to you. Once you find a format that is comfortable to you, you are immediately engaged in receiving training. .

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Blog Book Tour: Social Media for Trainers--stop #9

ID Reflections

Probably one of the most important uses of SoMe is the ease with which it allows a trainer, an organization L&D department, a learning analyst/strategist/consultant include formative and summative evaluations, and “stretch” the course—preventing it from becoming another classroom event that is soon forgotten. #SoMe for Trainers: Beating the Forgetting Curve This is the 9th stop of the Blog Book Tour for Jane Bozarth's new book, S ocial Media for Trainers.

Five Things Not to do While Selecting an LMS

Upside Learning

Go through the process of scoping and describing your requirements elaborately pertaining to modifying workflows, expectations from MIS reports (format, structure), automated email notifications (templates, protocols, etc.), Related posts: Top 5 reasons for implementing LMS: LC Survey Hosted vs. Behind-the-firewall LMS – How To Decide? Selecting an LMS is a challenging task and that’s just because it takes care of an important business function and needs to work well.

Lower Your Cybersecurity Risks with Proper Employee Training

Your Training Edge

A cyberattack may disable or bypass your technical safeguards, such as a firewall or antivirus program. You can increase the formation of this habit by emphasizing that cybersecurity is important at home and at work. Author Bio : Grace Carter proofreads content at Revieweal and UK writing service review , she works on structure and formatting there. In today’s high-technology business world a company must learn to use their internet resources safely and responsibly.

How Micro-Learning Boosts “At the Moment Performance” - Tip #114

Vignettes Learning

Do they know how to define their needs, format their requests, look for answers to support “at the moment performance”? The ability to define needs, format requests and look for instant answers are key elements of Micro-Learning. In the case of Ed, do we allow workers to access YouTube references or do we still bar them from accessing such resources from our corporate firewalls? At work, how many times in a day does someone ask you “How do you do this”? I bet several times.

5 Onboarding Training Challenges and 5 Opportunities Today’s Workforce Faces

Obsidian Learning

Meanwhile, the content to be conveyed in an orientation is often considered confidential and may only be accessible behind the company firewall. Content that is likely to need frequent revision can be provided in easier to maintain formats. Those can be developed in stable formats.

19 Tips for Effective Online Conferences

Tony Karrer

There’s some good information back in Online Conferences and In-Person Conferences , Be an Insanely Great Professional Conference Attendee , Online Conference Formats , and Conference Preparation. It has issues with firewalls. I was recently asked me about my recommendations for conducting effective online conferences (virtual conference). They had attended the LearnTrends free online conference.

Adobe RoboHelp 8: The Pros Have It, The Others Don't

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Adobe AIR is a cross-platform format for building and deploying applications that connect the desktop to the web. And you would generate FlashHelp if you were worried about DHTML limitations for browsers and platforms and high-security firewall issues. by Kevin Siegel During my RoboHelp class , students are introduced to the concept of generating a layout via the Single Source Layouts pod ( View > Pods > Single Source Layouts ) pretty early.

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Cyber Security

Ed App

Bear in mind that network firewalls can only do so much. Here, you’ll find an array of game-based templates that can help you design cyber security quizzes in a smartphone game format. Here, we’ll look at the concept of cyber security, its importance and role in the workplace, and some guidelines that you and your team can follow to reduce the risk of your company falling victim to cybercrimes. What is Cyber Security? .

Mobile Learning: 3 Security Threats & 7 Ways to Beat Them

CommLab India

Installing genuine/authorized anti-virus software programs with frequent updates, firewalls activation can keep your mobile learning systems safe from attacks. One virtual classroom session through video conferencing to workforce dispersed across the globe and sharing top management views on the importance of security in a video format can bring optimum results. Anywhere, anytime, on-the-go learning has become a reality due to mobile learning.

The 9-Point Checklist for Monthly WordPress Maintenance

The Be-all and End-all Guide to Creating a Supreme LearnDash LMS

Sucuri is a popular website security plugin that offers a firewall to protect your website against common threats. It could also be that you may have accidentally added broken images, poorly formatted links, or misspelled your own links. .

Navigating the New Normal: Advice from Degreed Clients | Unilever

Degreed

We just need to make sure it’s in the right format so that development can continue even in this situation. When you’re transitioning a three-day, face-to-face session into a virtual format, you need to have lots of interactivity.

Data Migration Testing: Strategy, Types and Challenges

Hurix Digital

Modification of firewalls, hosts, port, hardware, and software configurations as per the new system . Mismatch of data : There could be a data mismatch in the data of new system with the data migrated from the legacy; this could be on account of change in data type, data storage format, redefinition of the purpose for which the data is used.

What is a Learning Management System? Who uses LMS?

Pinlearn

Assessment and Testing: Popular LMS platforms have options for both summative and formative assessment tests. Security: Enhanced security features like single sign-in, advanced firewalls and authentication. Education, in recent times, has undergone an e-learning revolution. What started as a mere venture to facilitate distance learning has become no less than a phenomenon in the education industry.

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Managed WordPress Hosting, Open Source Software Innovation and Community with Robert Jacobi From Cloudways

LifterLMS

Aspects like automatic firewalls, bot protection, all those features start being expected. Well, the best part of that is not just hosting the video, it’s that they’re going to deploy and display it in different formats for you.

A Look Back at 2020 for E-Learning

eLearning 24-7

Micro only means short, it doesn’t mean good or great, and much of it is in video format, and does not allow you bookmark capabilities, so it is watch it all or hit pause.

Learning Management: What does a Training Company need an LMS for?

Upside Learning

If the LMS also supports upload and delivery of a proprietary format (HTML pages without any compliance) or videos which have not yet been packaged as SCORM / AICC courses it is a bonus for the company as it entails no additional cost to convert those to a standards-compliant courseware. Related posts: Top 5 reasons for implementing LMS: LC Survey Hosted vs. Behind-the-firewall LMS – How To Decide?

7 Essentials of a Successful Mobile Learning Strategy

Obsidian Learning

Other questions to consider: Will users be able to get through your firewall to access content on mobile devices? Strategically speaking, will it be more powerful for you to update your existing Flash content to HTML5-ready formats? Photo by Stephen Petrey on Unsplash. Broadly defined, mobile learning can happen anywhere, anytime, on any mobile device. To deploy mobile learning successfully, you’ll need to make that broad definition very specific to your organization and users.

2 communication pitfalls (and how to avoid them)

CLO Magazine

The individual consistently had the “ firewall five ,” the highest score an enlisted member could receive. We review bullet background papers and uncover grammar and formatting issues. . “Say something, and it may end your career. Don’t say something, and it may end your career.”.

mLearnCon - Save $$$ with Group Rate at Fairmont

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

But did you know there are learning solutions you can deploy TODAY even if you're locked behind a firewall? mLearning does NOT mean exporting your existing courses in a different format and calling it good. If you have employees/learners that have cell phones, you NEED to be thinking about how this impacts your learning solutions. All of the info you need to make smart decisions about mobile learning is at mLearnCon. Don't wait until management approaches you and your team.

Make Your Software Training Handy with These 10 Job-aids

CommLab India

This post discusses 10 formats of job-aids to make your software training handy and refresh training consistently. 1) Check if the net cable is connected 2) If your net cable is intact, check/restart the modem 3) Change adapter settings 4) Change firewall settings, and so on. Job-aids are versatile and can be used in different formats to help employees make optimum use of the software.

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Recognition Separate from Rewards

CLO Magazine

I always like to describe them as Facebook behind your firewall. I can format the message that I want to send and copy it to other people, or I can also choose to make it public. Roy Saunderson. A decade ago, Roy Saunderson issued a challenge to himself: to write consistently, because “writing causes you to think differently,” said the CLO of Canada-based Rideau Recognition Solutions.

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Learning Management: What does a Training Company need an LMS for?

Upside Learning

If the LMS also supports upload and delivery of a proprietary format (HTML pages without any compliance) or videos which have not yet been packaged as SCORM / AICC courses it is a bonus for the company as it entails no additional cost to convert those to a standards-compliant courseware. Related posts: Top 5 reasons for implementing LMS: LC Survey Hosted vs. Behind-the-firewall LMS – How To Decide?

Instructional Design in the Collective World of YouTubers

Corporate eLearning Strategies and Development

Because at the end he beautifully states that "the collective nature at the heart of our industry's future will not merely dictate that everyone pitch in and create a section of the training, but rather everyone pitch in and create as much of the training as possible" A YouTube-style video upload service behind the corporate firewall is simply the natural video extension of the corporate blogs. This article by A.D. Detrick via Training Day is an interesting read.

Latest #LMS Takeaways Plus Did you know?

eLearning 24-7

I find that IT/IS people tend to post security questions that are aligned more to either a legacy system or the company (them) hosting the server at their company or some location, behind their firewall, as such, the inquiries are not applicable to hosting sites in the cloud (SaaS). As aforementioned, HE is inquiring and again, what I find is that the IT person is thinking of the security from having it at the college’s site or somewhere else and behind their firewall.

Top 5 Talking Points from 2013 #LSCon

Unicorn Training

Some argued “create Apps to get round the corporate firewall issues” others that Apps are less secure as the content resides on the device. Work on the experience not how to deliver it”, “think formats not tools” were two messages from this session. What does the future hold for learning?

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