APPLICATIO mainly uses Free and Open Source Software in the process of planning and construction of eLearning solutions and supports developers and institutions in the use of these softwares. However, in special caeses proprietary software is used as well for course development
Following is a brief introduction to some tools and softwares we are frequently using which is available for free.
Moodle is an eLearning management system of highest popularity. Participants can be administered, activities can be followed and courses can easily be implemented. APPLICATIO uses Moodle for its own eLearning platform.
Hot Potatoessupports the construction of interactive tasks and tests and is an important support in order to bring interactivity into eLearning.
CamStudio is able to record all screen and audio activity on your computer and create industry-standard AVI video files and using its built-in SWF Producer can turn those AVIs into lean, mean, bandwidth-friendly Streaming Flash videos (SWFs)
Xerte is a fully-featured e-learning development environment for creating rich interactivity. Xerte is aimed at developers of interactive content who will create sophisticated content with some scripting, and Xerte can be used to extend the capabilities of Xerte Online Toolkits with new tools for content authors.
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In addition APPLICATIO runs its own eLearning Plattform on Moodle-basis.