IOMAD 3.1 – the open source multi tenancy solution for Moodle, owned and managed by the Scotland Moodle Partner – eLearn Design is now available for download. IOMAD is a custom derivative of Moodle which is mainly focused for business and corporate users.
The new IOMAD 3.1 version contains a lot of new features like CBE Frameworks/ Learning Plans which were released in Moodle 3.1.
So how does IOMAD differs from native Moodle? Specifically, IOMAD offers:
that oh-so-awesome multi-tenancy Moodle alongside a hierarchical system of capabilities to suit a company’s ‘layered’ organisation. IOMAD also offers enhanced reporting, ecommerce and a licensing solution.
Who can use IOMAD?
IOMAD is popular mainly because of its multi-tenancy feature, but if you fall in any of the below categories then IOMAD will surely benefits you:
- If you are managing one or more Moodle site
- If you are the one who is using course categories to separate out their own clients because separate Moodle installations is too much of a headache.
- Training companies: Training companies who serve several different clients, but often provide the same course with new branding.
Features of IOMAD:
Apart from Multi- tenancy, IOMAD contains many other innovative features like:
If you want to give it a try first before considering it a long term solution, then you can first take a free demo here or else download the entire core software here.
Have you ever need the multi-tenancy feature in Moodle? Have you ever used IOMAD for your business needs? Share your experience with us in the comments section below.