Resources to discover all about Open edX® and the tools to experience it first hand, both as a learner and as a course author.


Open edX is an advanced open source technology to deliver online learning. Created by Harvard and MIT and used by millions worldwide.

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Open edX™ is an online platform for creating, delivering, and analyzing online courses. It is the open source platform that powers the initiative but also thousands of other online learning initiatives across the world. The Open edX world is complex, rich and diverse.

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Open edX conference 2016
The third official Open edX conference, and the first one to be hosted outside of the Cambridge Area, was held in
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Open edX Documents and Resources
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
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open edX i18n
Localization and multilingual configuration
Online learning initiatives may dwell in the multi lingual world, and having an e learning platform that can handle several
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migrate versions in an open edx upgrade
Open edX upgrade
Are you stranded with an outdated open edX installation? We know that upgrading your production open edX instance to a
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Open edX hosting
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
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Open edX analytics in real time
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
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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
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Open edX conference 2015
The second official Open edX conference will be held in Wellesley College in Massachusets in October 12th and 13th, 2015.
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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
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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
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Open edX con 2014
On November 18th – 19th 2014 in Cambridge, Massachusetts, the team encharged of the Open edX community hosted the first
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Open edX hackathon 2014
After the 2014 Open edX Conference, edX organized a two day Hackathon to get the community to work together with
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