education · Internet · Making things work · Open Source

Internet content filtering and bandwidth management for Schools

Use of Internet in a school/educational institution History Early internet was developed from an ARPANet, later on adapted by some of the leading universities in USA and eventually became the Internet as we know it today. Since the mid-1990s, the Internet has had a revolutionary impact on culture and commerce, including the rise of near-instant… Continue reading Internet content filtering and bandwidth management for Schools

Linux · Making things work

WeBWorK with Moodle

What is WeBWorK ? WeBWorK is an open-source web based homework system for math and sciences courses. WeBWorK is supported by the MAA (Mathematical association of America) and the NSA (National Science Foundation) and comes with a NPL (National Problem Library) of over 20,000 homework problems. Webwork can be used for college algebra, discrete mathematics,… Continue reading WeBWorK with Moodle

document management · Internet · Open Source · Work

Alfresco Document management system is open source

Alfresco is a Document management system, also known as enterprise content management system. While products like google docs and live office making a lot of noise in the document editing market and products like dropbox helping us save and share our documents and other type of files. There is an open market for enterprise class… Continue reading Alfresco Document management system is open source

Open Source · Technology · world

Ouya! The next XBOX

As I write this blog I see them in kickstarter, 29 days to go and already got over 500k USD over of their target. That is fast! Build to have Android running on it makes the possibilities limitless. Games, apps, streaming or just watch tv… and open hack able platform shall probably give birth to… Continue reading Ouya! The next XBOX

business · Making things work · Open Source · Work

10 alternatives to Moodle for e-Learning software, LMS Platform using open source/GPL

A learning management system (LMS) is a software application for the administration, documentation, tracking, and reporting of training programs, classroom and online events, e-learning programs, and training content. An LMS, based on the focus can also be called as e-Learning software, Virtual learning environment (VLE), Course management system (CMS), learning delivery platform, course delivery systems… Continue reading 10 alternatives to Moodle for e-Learning software, LMS Platform using open source/GPL

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Change your IP

Change your IP

At times, network admins need to change their IP address, they need to do it fast and go back and forth with the configurations. They do so for troubleshooting, debugging, testing etc etc etc…

This tiny free tool is a useful solution for that. I like the look of it too.. it is simple and open source
http://ipchange.net/

business · document management · Internet · Making things work · Open Source · Technology

Knowledge base Systems, a review on phpMyFAQ

An organization needs to maintain a repository of information. This includes common knowledge or business specific information such as white papers, user manuals, policy document, knowledge tags, or answers to frequently asked questions. A general purpose document management system can fill the void, however a single purpose knowledge base system will be a far better fit. A… Continue reading Knowledge base Systems, a review on phpMyFAQ