ISBN 9789350238004,Sakai Oae Deployment And Management

Sakai Oae Deployment And Management


Max Whitney


Shroff Publishers



Shroff Publishers

Publication Year 2012

ISBN 9789350238004

ISBN-10 9350238004


Number of Pages 156 Pages
Language (English)

System Administration

The Sakai Open Academic Environment (OAE) provides a unique collaboration system for university campuses: a social network that helps students discuss class materials, pursue research, communicate with faculty, and discover the risks and benefits of sharing personal information-all in a private, rather than public, forum. This example-driven guide will get you up to speed on various methods used to deploy, customize, and manage OAE, whether you're an IT specialist in an educational institution, or an academic or instructional technologist.
Learn how to work with OAE's source code to modify key areas such as profiles, courses, permissions, and content. You'll soon adapt this network to support the culture and needs of your campus.
Create research projects and online companions for lecture courses
Learn about the range of OAE's public and privacy settings
Customize OAE's look and feel, including the welcome screen, drop-down menus, and sign-up pages
Connect to a local LDAP to work with accounts and authentication