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A cloud service provider is a third-party company offering a cloud-based platform, infrastructure, application, or storage services. Much like a homeowner would pay for a utility such as electricity or gas, companies typically have to pay only for the amount of cloud services they use, as business demands require.
ReadyTech’s Administration is a web interface that allows you to schedule and manage classes directly or integrate with your LMS using our Restful API. Users can also create course templates, manage billing, and view analytics.
An application programming interface is a connection between computers or between computer programs. It is a type of software interface, offering a service to other pieces of software. A document or standard that describes how to build or use such a connection or interface is called an API specification
Axis is a training management application that allows deployment of your virtual training labs to one of the major cloud providers. Axis supports AWS, Azure, and Google Cloud.
Blended learning, also known as hybrid learning, is an approach to education that combines online educational materials and opportunities for interaction online with traditional place-based classroom methods.
A Cloud Lab is a marketplace and a SaaS-platform through which one can rapidly configure and access a real-life sandbox environment with a technology stack, compute power and on a cloud of your choice – all through a fully automated self-service portal and within a few minutes.

Course Templates

A course template typically refers to a syllabus that contains boilerplate language for everyone throughout an institution to adhere to. Such a document can go by many names (master syllabus, course outline, course format, etc.)
Digital learning is any type of learning that is accompanied by technology or by instructional practice that makes effective use of technology. It encompasses the application of a wide spectrum of practices including: blended and virtual learning.

Distance education, also known as distance learning, is the education of students who may not always be physically present at a school. Traditionally, this usually involved correspondence courses wherein the student corresponded with the school via mail. Today, it usually involves online education.

A learning system based on formalised teaching but with the help of electronic resources is known as E-learning. While teaching can be based in or out of the classrooms, the use of computers and the Internet forms the major component of E-learning.

Flex Events

ReadyTech training events that are flexible in start and stop times.
A web site or software for interactive learning based on simulation of real phenomena.
Blended learning, also known as hybrid learning, is an approach to education that combines online educational materials and opportunities for interaction online with traditional place-based classroom methods
ReadyTech’s proprietary viewer technology that connects a user to a remote lab environment, similar to Microsoft Remote Desktop.
Snapshots of a Virtual Machine environment.
Options in online learning are continually increasing with more people than ever choosing to further their education through eLearning. Online learning primarily includes learning over the internet, while in-person training is a traditional experience in an actual classroom setting.
ReadyTechs web interface provides instructors and atendees with the tools for distance learning with easy classroom and lab setup.

L&D stands for learning and development. As one of the main responsibilities of any organization’s HR department, the purpose of great L&D is to provide employees with the skills and knowledge they need to grow in their roles while helping grow the company, as well.

ReadyTech’s software that allows an instructor to manage the remote labs of atendees within the virtual environment, such as screen sharing, file sharing, chat, activity monitoring, and screen monitoring.
A learning management system is a software application for the administration, documentation, tracking, reporting, automation, and delivery of educational courses, training programs, or learning and development programs. The learning management system concept emerged directly from e-Learning.
Microlearning deals with relatively small learning units and short-term learning activities. The term is used in e-learning and related fields in the sense of learning processes in mediated environments.
Online Training means training approved by the department and offered via the Internet or an Intranet for the purpose of remote access on-demand or distance training that meets all requirements for compulsory minimum training standards.
ReadyTech’s web interface that allows purchases of online courses from a catalog.
Remote labs that are hosted on dedicated physical computer hardware. Allows for greater computing power and resources per user.
In computing, the term remote desktop refers to a software- or operating system feature that allows a personal computer’s desktop environment to be run remotely on one system, while being displayed on a separate client device. Remote desktop applications have varying features
Remote laboratory is the use of telecommunications to remotely conduct real experiments, at the physical location of the operating technology, whilst the scientist is utilizing technology from a separate geographical location. Remote laboratory comprehends one or more remote experiments.
Remote learning occurs when the learner and instructor are separated by time and distance, and cannot meet in a traditional classroom setting.
Return on investment or return on costs is a ratio between net income and investment. A high ROI means the investment’s gains compare favourably to its cost. As a performance measure, ROI is used to evaluate the efficiency of an investment or to compare the efficiencies of several different investments.
Stands for “Software as a Service.” SaaS is software that is deployed over the Internet rather than installed on a computer. It is often used for enterprise applications that are distributed to multiple users. ReadyTech’s SaaS labs run within a Web browser and allows training to SaaS application users.
A virtual lab environment that isolates applications from critical system resources and other programs. Can be used for experimentation and testing.
ReadyTech’s web interface that provides an end-to-end self-paced training solution that handles everything from registration and payment, to hands on labs, to course materials.
Self-paced learning is defined as a specific learning method in which the learner is able to control the amount of material they consume as well as the duration of time they need to learn the new information properly.
Surveys, Tasks, Exams, Polls. ReadyTech’s service that provides training managers with a set of tools to create engaging training materials and content.
ReadyTech’s application that allows atendees in a virtual training environment to submit completed work for review to an instructor or training manager.
A training delivery platform is an integrated set of interactive online services that provide instructors, learners, training managers, and curriculum developers and others involved in education with information, tools and resources to support and enhance educational delivery and management.
A training manual is a book or booklet of instructions, used to improve the quality of a performed task. Training manuals are widely used, including in business and the military.
Pricing for a service that is based on the needs of the customer.
A virtual classroom is a video conferencing tool where instructors and participants engage with each other and with the learning material. The difference with other video conferencing tools is that virtual classrooms offer an added set of features that are essential to a learning environment.
Virtual instructor led training is training that’s delivered in a virtual environment rather than in a traditional classroom setting. The training is delivered in real-time by an instructor, just as you would expect in a classroom, but is usually delivered via a video conferencing platform, like Zoom.
In computing, a virtual machine is the virtualization/emulation of a computer system. Virtual machines are based on computer architectures and provide functionality of a physical computer. Their implementations may involve specialized hardware, software, or a combination.
Virtual training labs are cloud-based training environments that emphasize an online, hands-on learning experience over a passive classroom-based one.
Web-based training is training done through a web-based or online environment. Web-based training is often referred to as virtual training or distance learning and uses cloud-based computing tools for access, administration, delivery and analytics.
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