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.

Join Us at the Open edX Con 2018

The fifth official Open edX conference is taking place in may 2018 in Montréal, Canada, at HEC Montréal (Pavillon Decelles) from May 29th to june 1st.
27 March, 2018
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Open edX GINKGO. Course outline and insights upgrades in this latest named release

Open edX Ginkgo is the name of the latest open edX release. This new release includes significant changes to the course outline, video player, administering exams, and more! …
16 December, 2017
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Open edX conference 2017

The fourth official Open edX conference, and the first one to be hosted outside of the US, is taking place in may 2017 in Madrid, Spain, at the Carlos III University (UC3M). This annual conference is for developers, system administrators, education specialists, and anyone who works with or wants to learn more about the Open edX platform. As part of this …
29 March, 2017
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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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A fully featured style guide for your Open edX course contents

When building online courses in Open edX, you may need to add a differentiated visual layout for your course contents. Open edX will let you add HTML, CSS and javascript code in any of the HTML components, but keeping track of more complex CSS classes, and javascript functions in order to have a consistent visual layout over a wide range …
14 March, 2017
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Open edX FICUS. Security and performance upgrades in this latest named release

Open edX Ficus is the name of the latest open edX release. It brings new and improved functionalities and performance and security upgrades.
6 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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Open edX Eucalyptus Named Release

Open edX Eucalyptus is the name of the latest open edX release. It brings new and improved functionalities to enhance the open edX platform.
25 August, 2016
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