Supply and Demand, the Battle for Knowledge and Skills
DECEMBER 5, 2016
Here is a sampling of a few skills and knowledge in demand: Citrix software, Drupal, FileMaker Pro, Google adWords, McAfee software, MySQL, Python, Ruby on Rails, PHP, etc. The world is changing incredibly fast, and like hamsters on the spinning wheel, learning leaders are trying to keep up.
Check Out This Gamified E-Learning Example
AUGUST 2, 2016
Announcing the end-of-life for eFront 3.6 branch, including eFront Open-Source
SEPTEMBER 29, 2015
Heck, eFront was built on top of several Open-Source projects, from PHP to MYSQL. It is with a certain sadness that we announce that we shall stop further development for the 3.6 branch of eFront by the end of 2015; this affects the open-source edition of eFront as well.
Open Source E-Learning Development 21: content distribution and solution stacks
The E-Learning Curve
DECEMBER 16, 2009
I'm going to look at the foundation of web-based e-learning delivery: Apache, MySQL and PHP, Perl & Python and examples of how they're bundled in *AMP packages Open Source E-Learning Development 21: content distribution and solution stacks is a post from: E-Learning Curve Blog. Tags: e-learning AMP package delivery: Apache e-elearning content delivery LAMP MAMP MySQL Perl PHP Python WAMP
The Real Cost of a Free (Open Source) LMS!
APRIL 29, 2010
If IT doesn’t have the skills (mostly PHP and MySQL and of course a good understanding of the LMS code) you either outsource that part or hire additional staff to do the same.
How We Use Adobe Shadow for Mobile Learning Development
SEPTEMBER 11, 2012
Install MAMP (Mac, Apache, MySQL, PHP) on a MAC. Install WAMP (Windows, Apache, MySQL, PHP) on a PC. Nick demonstrates Adobe Shadow on multiple devices. Are you using Adobe Shadow ? It’s a free tool released last Spring by, you guessed it, Adobe.
Open source in corporate learning – The need to take it seriously.
MAY 12, 2012
The software behind the web site is based on LAMP (Lamp, Apache, MySQL and PHP) and the application it uses is WordPress, one of the most popular blogging application. The world of learning has been buffeted by the GFC and its after effects. Almost all forms of learning have been impacted.
Score Keeper App in App Store
JANUARY 26, 2015
I learned a lot from the process and plan on updating my Appcelerator Titanium Course with some of my knowledge I gained like global variables, creating and writing to a local MySQL database. I am excited to announce the release of my new app called Score Keeper by Learning Dojo.
Links of the Week
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
MARCH 19, 2010
The kit includes step-by-step instructions on how to set up the PHP development framework and a MySQL database on your Windows machine. Flash isn't BAD and HTML5 isn't GOOD In the seemingly never ending Flash vs. HTML wars, Streaming Learning Center's Jan Ozer decided to run a simple test (using YouTube) to compare both players' CPU utilization. In summary: Flash isn't always bad and HTML5 isn't always good. Click here for his findings.
Notes and tracking
DECEMBER 29, 2005
I have a suspicion that in the long term it may be a more effective time/benefit approach than continuing the development of my PHP/MySQL application, what with ePortfolio space and tracking soon to appear over the horizon, or so I am reliably informed
‘Konnect’ to Liberate Learning from LMS
SEPTEMBER 2, 2015
While using MySQL as a database works well for transactional systems such as traditional LMS, Origin built a system based on Mongo DB, which includes an extended LRS. How do organizations track the progress of learning?
eLearning Conferences 2011
NOVEMBER 11, 2010
link] April 11-14, 2011 O’Reilly MySQL Conference and Expo: The Ecosystem and Beyond, Santa Clara, California, USA. Clayton Wright has done his amazing list of conferences again this year and has asked me to post again. Past years eLearning Conferences 2010 , eLearning Conferences 2009.
eLearning Thought Leaders: Mark Lassoff
NOVEMBER 11, 2011
APRIL 24, 2012
Giving it some thought over the end of term break I decided to put my php/mysql to use and create a web database for the purpose, this was we will have ready access to reports also. Are your staff taking full advantages of resources? And that’s an interesting question in itself because despite having various training in place, what aspects of that training, are actually finding there was into regular use. So we decided to put a survey together.
Professional Support at an Open Source LMS: Interview with Athanasios Papagelis Co-founder & Technical Director at Epignosis Ltd
NOVEMBER 14, 2011
Many issues are raised due to infrastructure problems (Server characteristics, PHP and Mysql installed, Operating system -- and this is a very short list). What is one of the reasons that SMEs choose eFront as an eLearning solution? Athanasios Papagelis - Co-founder & Technical Director at Epignosis Ltd: One of the reasons that eFront is an extremely successful eLearning solution especially for medium organizations is the fact that is well supported.
Anatomy of an ISP meltdown
OCTOBER 26, 2009
Transferring ten years of accumulated posts on five blogs and six MySQL databases is beyond my abilities. Networking issues causing mysql and web downtime. Unfortunately, we’re experiencing some networking issues that are affecting our web (including PS) and mysql servers. Packetloss on some MySQL’s and one web-server. Ten days ago most of my websites disappeared from the web.
A Toolkit to Develop E-Learning in an Open (XML) Environment
The E-Learning Curve
OCTOBER 6, 2009
Returning from content development theory , the gratis/libre debate, and the pros and cons of each approach, this post will focus on the range of tools that you need to develop e-learning content in a (relatively) open environment.
Kineo Insights Webinar: Kronos Moodle Case Study
FEBRUARY 25, 2010
Integrated Moodle’s mySQL database to integrate with Kronos’ internal reporting system – Questions: Does Moodle have support for competency based role analysis? Today as part of the Kineo Insights webinar series – a conversation on open source. The following are my notes from Part 2 of the webinar: Our Journey: Harnessing Moodle to Deliver Customer Training Kronos – Scott Severn and Lynn Bennett – manage the customer training team for Kronos.
How Modern Trends Impact E-Learning Courses
OCTOBER 15, 2014
For example, if an employee successfully completes courses on PHP, MySQL and HTML with positive results, then the system will assign a badge “Web programming specialist” to such a user.
Keeping Up - April's Big Question
APRIL 2, 2010
April's Big Question from Learning Circuits is "How to Keep up?" This is in reference the immense and rapidly expanding technology tools. It is tough to stay on top of all the emerging tools. However, being involved in an e-learning community is a big help. For me it is a blog community and following many experts on Twitter. Not only am I often made aware of new tools, but also get opinions, tips, and examples of their use.
Developing A Layar Application
APRIL 28, 2010
It uses PHP and MySQL. We believe Layar , the AR browser can have a significant role to play in mobile learning. We have been playing with Layar for a some weeks now and yesterday we released a layer for Pune city.
eLearning Conferences 2010
NOVEMBER 19, 2009
link] April 12-15, 2010 MySQL Conference and Expo, Santa Clara, California, USA. Clayton Wright just sent me his incredible annual list of eLearning Conferences.
Building an Internal Simulation Capacity
The Learning Circuits
MAY 15, 2006
mySQL) to even manipulation of batches of number in Excel languages programming - Organizations need people with some sort of programming and scripting to generate interactivity.
Knowledge and Learning In The News
Big Dog, Little Dog
AUGUST 1, 2005
MySQL Users Conference (podcast). Going Home. We have not even to risk the adventure alone; for the heroes of all time have gone before us; the labyrinth is thoroughly known; we have only to follow the thread of the hero path. It's All About Leadership! Leadership is not about power or position, but the power of positive influence regardless of position. Building a system that is capable of handling one billion transactions a day is easier than it sounds.
Build a Learning Portal Using WordPress
APRIL 3, 2009
Essentially, you’ll need to have PHP and MySQL installed wherever you want to set up the portal. The hardest part about setting up WordPress is making sure you have PHP and MySQL installed and ready to go. I’ve written before about learning portals and how they can be a great way to improve access to learning materials for users.
DECEMBER 8, 2009
Unless your administrator or perhaps yourself has programming skills such as CSS, DHTML, PHP, HTML, MYSQL, etc. Let’s pose a hypothetical: You are close to deciding on your LMS/LCMS, however you notice there are items or components or reports you want to include or have, but they are not available on your solution. So, what do you do? Nothing and just move forward figuring that it really doesn’t matter. Ask and see what can be done by the vendor – Customize it!
An Open Source Environment for E-Learning Content Development
The E-Learning Curve
OCTOBER 2, 2009
MySQL - database software. As I'm in the process of updating my website ’s Learning Content Management System (LCMS), I though it would be interesting to discuss open source environments, and how they can be implemented in an e-learning content development ecosystem.
DECEMBER 8, 2009
Unless your administrator or perhaps yourself has programming skills such as CSS, DHTML, PHP, HTML, MYSQL, etc. Let’s pose a hypothetical: You are close to deciding on your LMS/LCMS, however you notice there are items or components or reports you want to include or have, but they are not available on your solution. So, what do you do? Nothing and just move forward figuring that it really doesn’t matter. Ask and see what can be done by the vendor.