Loosely-Tied Distributed Architecture for Highly Scalable E-Learning System
An article describing a dedicated knowledge assessment system, designed to supplement existing e-learning solutions, as they implement such functionality in inadequate manner. The design of the system includes a number of original solutions and often exceeds similar products in terms of functionality. The system relies heavily on webbased technologies (Java, XML, HTML, standardized media files, streaming media, SOAP, SMTP, MIME, etc.), but their usage differs from currently popular trends.