Customer's Request -Using Cloud Computing System of LMS-
Also the influences of the Great East Japan Earthquake is a part of the reasons, the needs that the information at the educational institutions are managed by using cloud computing systems which are high expandability and reliability are increased from the viewpoints of the business continuities' reviews and these plans.
The world famous LSM open source 'Moodle' which has very high function and good track records has achieved a large numbers of share in the educational institutions such as universities and high schools in the world. However the wave of the using cloud computing system has rushed to this LSM.
What Moodle Stack is... Using Cloud Computing System of LMS Moodle
Because Moodle is an application and operates on the on-premises requirement, it has been necessary that a partial improvement of software and environmental maintenance to operate in the distributed computing environment.
However, it is very meaningful to operate Moodle itself on Cloud environment for the Educational institutions, the clients.
[Feature 1] Ease of Migration
Since the migration is from Moodle to Moodle, it is very easy to transition on the Cloud environment that the account information of students and teachers, professors and the information of syllabus managing with Moodle in the institution. (*1)
[Feature 2] Same I/F on Cloud
MoodleStack application is native source of Moodle. It combines the same function and performance as Moodle.
[Feauture 3] Only Cloud could have the flexibility and the high availability.
Moodle Stack operates on the IaaS with high flexibility and availability, and the SLA of the platform is 99.95%. The risk of damage or loss of data by disaster or accident would become infinitely low.
[Feature 4] Vido function with high needs (Paid version)
Moodle Stack has video function with high needs.
It is possible that the students relearn the recorded lecture and also it can be opened to the public as extension lecture.
(*1) It is necessary to check if there is any difference between the Moodle versions using in the institutions and the Moodle Stack.