Minneapolis, Minnesota (PRWEB) October 3, 2007
ClassroomRevolution.com, LLC and Yugma, Inc. (http://www.yugma.com) are pleased to announce the creation of a Joint Cooperation Agreement created to promote robust, reliable and inexpensive online learning and collaboration tools.
As a Moodle Partner, ClassroomRevolution.com has been authorized to provide Moodle services for the entire U.S. Market for the past four years. Using their experience and skills, the staff of ClassroomRevolution.com offer clients a variety of services, including: fully managed Moodle hosting, comprehensive Moodle training, Moodle development, and Moodle customization. Moodle (http://www.moodle.org) has long been recognized as a leader in the field of online learning management system (LMS) software. Moodle is an open-source project which has spread throughout the Internet, with over 30,000 registered sites using Moodle¹ to deliver online courseware as of September 2007. The architecture of Moodle is also built using open-source software technologies including PHP and MySQL.
Yugma is a free web conferencing and online collaboration service that is also built using PHP and MySQL open-source technologies. The philosophy of open-source is also evident by the commitment of Yugma to offer a collaboration service that enables users to host sessions and invite up to 10 participants free of charge. Premium versions of Yugma are also available which allows for up to 500 participants per session. Yugma Premium Services also extends a rich feature set including: the ability to share mouse and keyboard controls with other attendees, scheduling of sessions, session recording and webcast, whiteboard tools, built-in file sharing feature, and more.
Together, Yugma and ClassroomRevolution.com combine to offer a dynamic and compelling alternative to products that cost far more. The Joint Cooperation Agreement seeks to promote a complete solution for online course delivery, including live interactive collaboration. "Yugma provided an easily accessible download that afforded our Moodle training participants an opportunity to bridge the barriers of time and distance." said John Westbrook, Course Share Network Coordinator at the Alabama Independent School Association."Yugma is very user friendly with the needed flexibility to ensure successful online conferencing."
¹ Moodle.org. "Moodle: Moodle Statistics." http://moodle.org/stats. 2007.