Offline Player Integration with Learning Management System

The Offline Player from Harbinger Systems provides enterprises with a seamless and highly secure way to deliver access to existing training content without need for continuous Internet connectivity

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Situation

  • A leading Learning Management System (LMS) vendor with more than 200 customers
  • Each customer has a large traveling staff with extensive training needs

Challenge

  • Provide a seamless way to deliver training content to users who have no / limited internet connectivity.
  • Ensure complete security and privacy of downloaded training content and user profile.
  • No dependency or conflicts with existing JRE on user's workstation.

Harbinger Solution

  • Integrate Harbinger's Offline Player with the LMS to provide:
    • Easy download and tracking of learning content while offline.
    • Two-way synchronization of learning progress between Offline Player and LMS
  • Complete security provided by:
    • Encrypting training content and user profile
    • HTTPS / SSL support
  • SCORM1.2, 2004, AICC compatible
  • Multiple browser support on Windows, Mac and Linux os

Technologies & Tools

  • Windows NT Service Manager that acts as an in-built HTTP server
  • MFC based Auto Updater for upgrading Offline Player with latest features
  • Embedded JRE to avoid conflicts with existing JREs
  • XML based CMI communications between the content and the Player
  • XSL and CSS for ease of custom UI branding
  • Compatibility with eLearning standards such as SCORM 1.2, 2004, AICC

Benefits

  • Access training content even while offline
  • Maximize return on your existing training investments
  • End-to-end security
  • Enhanced user experience