Articles with category: eduNEXT Services

Self-Hosting the Open edX Platform

What is Open edX? Open edX is a world-class web-based platform for creating, delivering, and analyzing online courses. It is the open source platform that powers the edX.org initiative, created by founding partners Harvard University and MIT and joined by dozens of leading global institutions and millions of active online learners worldwide. It has been proven …
26 March, 2019
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Open edX in the Cloud

What is Open edX? Open edX is a world-class web-based platform for creating, delivering, and analyzing online courses. It is the open source platform that powers the edX.org initiative, created by founding partners Harvard University and MIT and joined by dozens of leading global institutions and millions of active online learners worldwide. It has been proven …
26 March, 2019
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Open edX Mobile App

The latest Open edX Hawthorn Release brings a wide range of improved convenience and usability features for learners as well as authors empowering them to make full use of the open edX platform's strengths to deliver effective learning.
1 March, 2019
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eduNEXT Management Console

One of our purposes is to empower you to be able to run your open edX microsite with a great deal of flexibility and control. A very useful feature in the manage application is to allow for easy self service customization of many of your site’s configuration variables, styles, email behavior, and advanced features configuration.
22 January, 2019
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How to add gamification to open edX

Gamification in Open edX can make a meaningful difference for individuals and institutions of academic industry who are looking to substantially improve the engagement and learning capacity of their students through productive and interactive means. This article provides ideas on how to implement this kind of strategy in the open edX platform.
16 November, 2018
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Adding insights to Open edX

The edX insights platform is an additional application that runs next to the open edX platform, and it's dedicated to compute actionable insights based on the application logs. Contact eduNEXT for professional services regarding edX insights in Amazon EMR, native hive hadoop, MS Azure and private infrastructures.
21 March, 2017
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Implementing custom payment processors for Open edX ecommerce

Ever since edX announced the plan to develop a new ecommerce service to replace the original shopping cart that came in cypress and earlier named releases of the open edX platform, there has been a lot of interest in this feature. Adding an e-commerce service working along your open edX site, is the way to allow learners to …
6 January, 2017
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Add ecommerce to your Open edX site

eduNEXT's Open edX Software as a Service subscriptions provide a way to integrate ecommerce into your online learning strategy, featuring payment processors such as Paypal and Cybersource, paid courses, course upgrades, coupon codes, and more.
1 December, 2016
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Flow control Xblock – A multi unit conditional module for Open edX

Course contents in a course built on the open edX platform is organized in a structure of sections, subsections and units.   In principle, the learner is expected to engage with those unit following the order from beginning to end, or to wander freely choosing the contents he or she wants to explore. However, as a course designer, you may need …
16 November, 2016
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Additional reporting capabilities across your Open edX site

When running online courses you need to have all the data to help you make informed decisions. One of eduNEXT's latest features in the manage application is an extra cross course reporting module, to allow for easy access to filtered cross course data and generation of user friendly reports.
2 August, 2016
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