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?

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?

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Outdated Training – from Problem to Asset

Obsidian Learning

Instead, our employees are Googling quick answers outside our firewall. Of course, if an employee goes to a class or accesses approved courses inside the firewall only to find obviously outdated content, that’s a whole different problem. We get calls every week from customers looking for help with their outdated training.

Firewalls and Security in Software as a Service

Tony Karrer

Tools - A Summary - was general consensus around: Software as a Service is Great for Learning Professionals inside Corporations Firewall restrictions still pose a problem for SOME services Security is a concern, but generally should not stop use The reason that Software as a Service is so attractive is that it is often hard to get Corporate IT to spend time on getting even simple software packages set-up and even harder to get them to agree to support these packages.

9 WordPress Security Plugins to Protect Your Course

LearnDash

Two plugins performing the same function might conflict with each other, but you shouldn’t have any problems combining a plugin that specializes in firewall and malware detection with one that specializes in password controls. All In One WP Security & Firewall.

Worried About Course Security? Start With Your Website.

LearnDash

Offers site monitoring to detect malware, firewall protection, and backup services. Provides malware scanning and firewall protection. Malware and firewall protection. Just like on your computer, you can also get malware and firewall protection for your online course website.

Eight Tips for LMS Implementation

Upside Learning

We looked at a series of things focusing on the right way to go about open source LMS , in case you are switching to a new LMS system , the critical consideration on how to decide between hosted and behind-the-firewall option , and even a few tips on what not to do while selecting an LMS. Again, this may not be true for a hosted LMS, but in case of behind-the-firewall option you may have to face such situations.

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Make employees learn about the safety of home PC’s through an LMS

Creativ Technologies

You will suffer from the problem of slow-loading sites which can affect your work. Compromise of firewall : Once the hacker can install some malware on your system, the firewall becomes disabled leading malicious websites to open up on the system.

How to have result-oriented virtual learning?

Creativ Technologies

But there are some problems when companies don’t properly research it before launching it. Therefore, they don’t need to install antivirus software on their PCs whose firewall will manage all the incoming traffic. Elearning is the demand of the hour.

Is a cloud LMS necessary for small businesses?

Creativ Technologies

Also, when you think of hiring freelance employees from abroad, providing LMS access to them isn’t a problem. It’s a misbelief that data security is a problem with cloud-based servers because it’s false. Companies have learnt that implementing an LMS is crucial to their success.

Social Networking – A Contrarian View

Upside Learning

Sure, lots of companies want to replicate ‘Facebook’ behind the firewall; safe from prying eyes, but open enough for employees to freely express themselves. Such networks come into their own when you want to find people who can help you solve problems, provide insights, or provide expertise you may not have. Today, I’m going to adopt a contrarian view.

Piecing together collaboration and cooperation

Clark Quinn

In this depiction,we see behaviors of effective collaboration within work groups, such as coaching each other, using good practices for brainstorming, the elements of a learning organization, being willing to admit to problems, and being willing to lose if you don’t lose the lesson. Note that the firewall tends to cross the middle of the diagram, and by blocking access you’re effectively cutting off a portion of the corporate brain!

A little about “Promise of 3D Environments for Learning and Collaboration”

Kapp Notes

While time zones still present a problem for connecting people around the globe, in virtual immersive environments, the barriers of geography have essentially become history. Additionally, virtual immersive environment provide social networking tools which sit behind a corporate firewall tapping into the collective conscious of the organization.

7 Challenges to Social Learning

Origin Learning

An employee shares his experience with a colleague at the cafeteria during lunch about how he solved a particular technical problem. Issues like firewalls and security may be major concerns when you launch an enterprise-wide social learning project. A distributed hosting model can be an effective solution to this problem as its helps to balance the load, particularly in case of a large organization.

Looking for an LMS? Here’s how to tell if it’s good, better, or best.

Docebo

L&D opportunities shouldn’t be limited to when employees are at a desk, behind a firewall, or logged into an e-learning platform. The problem is, it takes about 250 hours to create a single e-learning course. They say life’s a journey. The same is true for learning.

Reporting matching results in LMS results in escaped characters in output

Adobe Captivate

Using SCORM cloud to see what the SCO is actually reporting to the LMS isn’t an option due to firewall issues. Success Factors claims no one else has reported this problem. When I review a report from my LMS on quizzes that have been completed, I get unexpected results from questions that were either Matching type or fill-in-the-blank type. The data looks something like this (csv): Option%201[.]Result%201., Result%201., Option%202[.]Result%202., Result%202., Option%203[.]Result%203.,

When You May Not Need a Training Program

Bottom-Line Performance

One problem: the company firewall restricts access to the portal when reps are not on the company internet network. The problem continues. While the story above is fictional, I think it is a great example of a situation where training and eLearning is used as the solution to a problem that is much more about process. …But if a process is dysfunctional, re-teaching someone how to do it is not going to solve the problem. I want to tell you a story.

Using an LXP to Fix Learning Gaps in Customer and Channel Partner Education

Origin Fractal LXP

Now consider the problems that the organization would face if it were to run training for its customers and channel partners? IT restrictions and firewall & security issues ensure that external individuals are not granted access to the official organizational LMS.

Business Social Media Benefits

Clark Quinn

First, there are corporate equivalents: for every Facebook and Twitter there’s a behind-the-firewall and/or industrial strength and secure solution. You need your employees to continually innovate, problem-solve, and more. For the Australasian Talent Conference that will run in Sydney May 24-26 (where I’m speaking), they’ve been drumming up interest with a press release. As a consequence, I’ve been doing some interviews, some live, some via email.

Using Games and Gamification for Employee Screening

Kapp Notes

So you do is create a contest where applicants needed to complete a series of challenging problems involving trying to breach various computer systems and networks. The applicants compete for a limited number of spots and need to demonstrate knowledge of network software, creative approaches to firewall breaches and time to breach. But people are using games to evaluate creativity, problem-solving abilities, ability to multi-task, ability to stay focused and other types of skills.

How to Protect Your Organization from Cybersecurity Attacks During COVID-19

KnowledgeCity

Firewalls and filtering are useful in preventing DDoS attacks. While news about the coronavirus pandemic has focused on medical details, an increasing problem stemming from the pandemic is that hackers are taking advantage of turbulent times to launch cyberattacks.

Shifting from Trainer to Community Manager

Bottom-Line Performance

Many companies are using tools like Yammer to bring the social networking experience inside the company firewall. Developing an internal social network or support forum where learners can post their problems is ideal. Profit margins are razor thin and the business landscape is more competitive than ever. Past inefficiencies that were once tolerable at work are now unsustainable. As businesses, we must adapt or contract.

Captivate 4 update page

Adobe Captivate

Some customers faced problems installing the update from the Adobe Updater due to security reasons, firewalls set in their organizations. Adobe Captivate 4 patch update is already live and many must have already installed it. Now Adobe Captivate 4 patch update is also available on web and can be downloaded from the following link -. link]. You just need to download the patch ZIP file, unzip it and run the 'setup.exe'.

Looking for an LMS? Here’s how to tell if it’s good, better, or best.

Docebo

L&D opportunities shouldn’t be limited to when employees are at a desk, behind a firewall, or logged into an e-learning platform. The problem is, it takes about 250 hours to create a single e-learning course. They say life’s a journey. The same is true for learning.

7 Mobile Learning Facts L&D Managers Should Know

Obsidian Learning

Some of the older smartphones may not be able to smoothly process high data loads, and some deliverables may have to be accessed through the company’s firewall, which could cause problems for devices outside the organization. Unless they’ve been thoroughly researched and tested, however, custom features may cause more problems in the long run than they’re worth. Photo by NordWood Themes on Unsplash. More than 5 billion people in the world own a mobile phone.

Implementing a Virtual World

Kapp Notes

Working through corporate firewalls. Few corporate firewalls have the requisite TCP and UDP ports open that are needed for virtual world users to access a server cluster outside their firewall, or vice versa, for external attendees trying to access a server behind the firewall. Forterra has some great techniques for working through these technical issues to minimize the possible IT problems. Image from a virtual world created by Forterra.

7-Steps to Creating an Effective E-learning Program Part 3: Online Learning Systems

Your Training Edge

If the department’s knowledge of LMS architecture is marginal, you may find more problems than you bargained for. Do you want users to be able to access the system from the Internet, that is, from anywhere, or just within the confines of the organization’s firewall? Your existing content has been converted and your new content is ready to be delivered. Now what?

Monotonous to Fascinating: Changing Employee Training Module

QuoDeck

This is cloud-hosted, some of the microservices can actually iterate what we call Omprem, behind the firewall. So, they adapted in the firewall which communicates with the client systems with the clouds. People don’t likely to come out to buy tech, they come out to solve a problem. Training used to mean boring, but what if you play a game and get trained on a particular niche! Technology has revolutionized our daily lives and so the training.

The Smart Worker : shares what s/he learns

Jane Hart

The Smart Worker : needs immediate access to solutions to performance problems. In post 3 I talked about how for many workers, job aids are frequently more useful and valuable than online courses, particularly when they need to solve performance problems. But if you want to keep the materials as close to the workflow as possible, then other tools are available for in-house, behind-the-firewall, enterprise use. Tweet.

Those Savings from your Travel Budget? Time to Splurge on Customer Engagement

Cloudshare

Believe it or not, finding the right technology might shape up to be even more of a problem for next year than it was during this year. Gamification: From Fortnite to Firewalls.

LearnTrends: Personal Knowledge Management

Experiencing eLearning

PKM is a set of problem-solving skills for work, focused on getting things done but not necessarily task focused. More important advances in the future will be our advances in dealing with information & problem solving, not in computer technology ( he was quoting someone–didn’t catch who, and this is only a paraphrase ). Social bookmarking sites are less often blocked by corporate firewalls.

How Does Cloud-based Virtual Training Fit into Your Digital Transformation?

Cloudshare

If you’re an enterprise with employees and partners across the globe, this means flying people in, arranging logistics, shipping equipment, getting permission from IT to get behind firewalls and more. You can’t escape digital transformation (DT).

What came first, Covid-19, or the desire for remote working? And what comes next?

Cloudshare

Replicated real-world environments can simulate any network topography, from switches and firewalls, to hypervisors through nested virtualization. Have you noticed how adaptable many companies have been during the past few months since the outbreak of Covid-19?

The Smart Worker : recognises she learns to do her job as she does her job

Jane Hart

Up to fairly recently, most people’s informal, social learning took place at the proverbial water cooler or in conversations with colleagues at the next desk, but now smart workers have access to a huge range of social media tools that mean that they now have powerful and immediate ways to address their own learning and performance problem. The Smart Worker : needs immediate access to solutions to performance problems.

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Save Yourself Time and Money--Before Implementing a Virtual World, Do an Analysis

Kapp Notes

Without analysis problems such as developing instruction that doesn’t match the needs of the learners, designing instruction that is not really needed, reconfiguring poor stand-up materials as poor virtual world learning or developing spaces that don’t attract learners are bound to occur. Problems can even occur where the virtual world doesn’t run on the current network. Is it facts and jargon or concepts and procedures or it is problem-solving?

Five Tips on 3D eLearning and Training Courtesy of VenueGen

Kapp Notes

The first problem that new users in 3D environments tend to face is navigation. Offer an Alternative For Sound Many users do not have a headset or are behind firewalls that do not allow them to connect to the Voice Over IP channel required for most virtual worlds. Here are 5 Tips On 3D eLearning and Training sent to me to share with my readers from the 3D virtual world vendor VenueGen. I think they make sense, let me know what you think.

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Questions from Customers Answered by Our CSM Team

eloomi

This way, you can see if the problem is created by human error or if it is an error in the system. Sometimes emails can get stuck in spam filters or are stopped by firewalls. A lot of the time, a simple hard refresh of the browser can solve a lot of problems for our customers. Sometimes, no matter how hard you try, you just cannot find the right answers. That is why we have gathered up some of the most asked customer questions!

Here’s How You Can Reduce WordPress Website Maintenance Effort by 79%

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

This issue could arise due to some changes you’ve made to the website, a plugin or theme update, memory problem, or a file transfer issue. Ideally, a test or staging site is an apt tool to tackle this problem. “A Michael suffered this exact problem.

Breaking Up with “Yeah, but…”

Learning Rebels

We are all looking for answers to the same training problems, yet when an answer is presented, we “Yeah, but…” our way out of it. Yeah, but…I don’t have the time… Yeah, but…the company won’t pay for it… Yeah, but…the firewall won’t let me access… Yeah, but…it’s only me around here…so… Let’s be honest, when we start with, “Yeah, but…” what we are really saying is: .

(Webinar) Getting Started With Social: Why Learning and Development Struggles With Social Media, and How to Fix It

Bottom-Line Performance

While some are stuck behind social media firewalls at work, personal smart phones and tablets mean that most can find a way online no matter what the company mandates. The problem most run into is an overemphasis on the “media” and less attention paid to the “social.”