Moodle is an Open Source Course Management System (CMS), also known as a Learning Management System (LMS) or a Virtual Learning Environment (VLE). It has become very popular among educators around the world as a tool for creating online dynamic web sites for their students. To work, it needs to be installed on a web server somewhere, either on one of your own computers or one at a web hosting company. See moodle.org for details
You can find many additional modules and plugin at this url.
I have introduced Moodle in Pirelli for an ELearning Platform that aims to join all worldwide Pirelli countries. The setup includes:
* operating system: Linux
* database: Mysql
* web/application server: Apache Httpd/mod_php
* moodle core 1.9.7+
* Single Sign On with apache mod auth kerberos
* facetoface module for managing classroom courses
* feedback module
* openmeeting plugin
If you need any reports and statistics of your Moodle installation, you can find some useful tool at moodle-reporting project.
I use oReste to expose via web service (REST interface) many Moodle data…