Resources

Browse our list of useful resources to guide you through the configuration, operation and usage of the open edX platform for online courses delivery.

Documents and resources to help build and manage your courses

Designing an online course and getting the most out of STUDIO, (the course authoring tool for open edX) to implement your design, is a huge challenge in itself, so we provide you with a set of valuable resources to help you accomplish more.
29 April, 2016
View more

Localization and multilingual configuration

Online learning initiatives may dwell in the multi lingual world, and having an e learning platform that can handle several languages and multilingual configurations is a great advantage. Open edX has been built with internationalization in mind, and can be localized to every language.
3 October, 2015
View more

Open edX upgrade

Are you stranded with an outdated open edX installation? We know that upgrading your production open edX instance to a newer named release can be a huge challenge. And preserving all your data and functionality, while minimizing any downtime of your site makes it even more difficult.
10 September, 2015
View more

Hosting solutions for Open edX

Open edX is a 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. This articles reviews the best hosting solutions available for the open edX platform.
10 September, 2015
View more

Real time analytics in Open edX

The ability to understand users behavior is with no doubt a critical success factor in any online learning initiative. One of the exclusive features included in eduNEXT SaaS subscriptions, is a service called Analytics+, which empowers you for processing tracking records and deliver actionable insights in real time.
9 September, 2015
View more

Dogwood. The next named Open edX release.

The Dogwood named release, being the 4th release of the open edX platform by edX, is planned to be out there before the end of 2015. One of the main engineering challenges for this release will be migration of the Django framework from 1.4 to Django 1.8.
3 September, 2015
View more

Open edX conference 2015

The second official Open edX conference will be held in Wellesley College in Massachusets in October 12th and 13th, 2015. This conference is for developers, system administrators, education specialists, and anyone who works with or wants to learn more about the Open edX platform.
29 August, 2015
View more

Cypress, the newest Open edX named release

edX has recently announced the newest release of Open edX under the name Cypress. This new release is already deployed for all the instances of eduNEXT.
18 August, 2015
View more

Birch. the second named Open edX release.

The new tree species in the Open edX named release space is called Birch. This one was first released on february 2015 and it includes some very interesting new features.
3 March, 2015
View more

Open edX con 2014

On November 18th – 19th 2014 in Cambridge, Massachusetts, the team encharged of the Open edX community hosted the first official Open edX conference, focused on the development and use of the edX open source platform.
3 December, 2014
View more