Fedena 2.3.5

Fedena 2.3.5 is now Available for Pro Customers

Fedena2.3.5

Within 3 months of release of Fedena 2.3.4 our product team has released further enhancements to Fedena Pro. What is new and great in Fedena 2.3.5? Release notes given below. Feel free to contact us if you have any doubts or suggestions.

New features and enhancements

  1. Prevent marking of attendance for employees before reset date.
  2. Already approved leave application can be denied later.
  3. Add employee id column in employee attendance report and its pdf.
  4. Revert finance transactions.
  5. Added Dominican Spanish translation.
  6. Prevent absent marking for future dates.
  7. id_partition for attachments.
  8. Revert hostel fee, instant fee, library fines, transport fee

Issues solved in Fedena Core

  1. Not possible to delete the student permanently if there is no existence of dependency.
  2. Deleted elective groups are also showing up while editing the normal subjects.
  3. No translation is added to the  grouped batches page.
  4. Suppose, the employee has no examination privileges, no subjects assigned, not a tutor of any batch, then there is no need to show the examination link in the More menu. Currently, it is showing up,going to dashboard while clicking it.
  5. In CCE, if the FA groups are changed after marks are assigned, then the report shows the previously assigned wrong entries.
  6. Error in student/employee admission (Student’s date_of_birth and admission_date is blank, it shows error).
  7. Gender shows as Male in case of Custom Imported Employee data.
  8. Fees Particulars showing paginated results with no paginate links in the page.
  9. CCE report showing elective subjects that are not assigned to the student.
  10. Suppose the employee has taken the half day leave, then show (half day) in the pdf report also.
  11. CCE report shows FA1 and FA2 scores reversed in PDF report.
  12. Should not accept the negative values while editing the leave count from the employee profile.
  13. Should not show the fee collection for all students in the batch if the  particulars are created only for one student.
  14. Deleted Elective Subject is shown in CCE student wise report.
  15. Should not allow deletion of the elective subject if any student is assigned into it.
  16. Maximum mark (0.0) showing in Grade wise exam.
  17. Remove the class_timings page from timetable, currently it is not in use  in Fedena.
  18. Style issues in Teachers timetable.
  19. Style issues in Student Category.
  20. No message displayed if no search output is displayed in Search News.
  21. Style issues in Browse button (upload logo) in Firefox with Ubuntu as platform.
  22. Same message displayed in News module for Admin, student or parent login.
  23. Stored item cannot be deleted if no indent is created using that stored item.
  24. Hide assign button from elective subject assign page once clicked.
  25. Employee can apply leave for the same date many times if the leave for that date is already approved by the manager.
  26. It should be possible to apply the leave 2 times for the same date.
  27. Count showing negative if we delete the marked attendance that is marked before the resetting of the leaves.
  28. Biometric Id is deleted if we change immediate contact of student or manager for employee.
  29. Inactive leave types are also showing in the employee profile attendance report.
  30. Show error message while approving leave by employee manager if the leave limit is exceeded.
  31. Show the employee leave management link only if the employee has the employee attendance privilege.
  32. Future and current marked attendance status showing in the report after resetting the leaves.
  33. Fees status showing wrong in the student profile, if the fees is assigned through the fee import plugin.
  34. If the batch end date is exceeded then the batch should not show up inside the timetable time period after the batch end date.
  35. Grade showing wrong if we enter marks out of 10 in the marks field.
  36. Batch is not visible for batch tutor in the attendance register.
  37. CCE report shows wrong grade (lowest grade) if exam marks is nil for SA type.
  38. Show elective group name instead of showing the elective subject name in the student timetable view.
  39. Student timetable view not taking the class timing as per the timetable class timing setting.
  40. Missing template error in student#del_guardian.
  41. Calculation error in monthly attendance report.
  42. If Fees is zero then those students should not show in the fee defaulters list.
  43. SMS message sending fails if the mobile number has a space in it.
  44. SMS message text is broken from where & sign appears in the text.
  45. Going to dashboard if we select month and click ‘OK’ button without selecting any month and year in both subject wise and daily wise attendance type.
  46. Style issue in employee advance search pdf parameters.
  47. Footer style is broken in course edit page.
  48. Date of Birth is shown in case of Date of Joining in Employee Advanced search pdf.
  49. Fees Paid student are showing in defaulters.
  50. Rtl style issue in calender.
  51. While assigning a new batch to a class timing set, 500 error showing up.
  52. If there is no employee assigned in the elective subject then in the timetable, the two subjects are shown as one subject.
  53. While assigning students in the elective subjects, if we click the assign button continuously, students are assigned more than once for the same subject.
  54. Suppose we mark the attendance in future dates, that marked attendance count is effecting in the attendance reports only in the case of all subjects.
  55. Teacher’s timetable style is broken in employee login if the language is in rtl.
  56. Taking previous months in the attendance register form getting 500 error in subject wise.
  57. Date is not translated in the timetable view.
  58. Theme issue in the attendance register form.
  59. Attendance register form is not showing while selecting elective subjects if the subjects contain students.
  60. For the batch transferred students, the previous batch’s absent marked subjects are also showing while clicking current year reports.
  61. Check subject wise leave entry before student is permanently deleted.
  62. Going to dashboard, if we uncheck all the weekdays for the selected batch and save.
  63. If no timetable is present, opening the subject wise error raises ajax 500 error in backend.
  64. Calender is not translated in all the languages.
  65. Style issue add fine button in the fee submission form if the language is Mongolian.
  66. Rtl style issue in the fee submission form only in Mozilla FireFox.
  67. Arabic translation yml (ar.yml) is modified in core.
  68. Add model validations in Student and Employee.
  69. Incomplete days in the calendar while the language is in rtl.
  70. Response time is too heavy in fee collection.
  71. Getting error in the ranking level report if we change the exam type after the report is generated.
  72. Attendance Register Bug (Fetch only those timetable entry which belong to those class timings, timetable actually uses).
  73. Student attendance cannot be marked for a batch transferred student who has been marked future absent in the old batch.
  74. Should not accept the negative values for weekly classes while adding and editing the subjects.
  75. Redirect to user profile after changing the password of the user (employee,admin,student,parent).
  76. Optimization needed in Class timing sets.
  77. Report Graph not showing if marks not entered for a subject.
  78. Create a discount for the particular student and create the collection and then archive that student. But clicking the category name in fee collection is showing 500 error.
  79. Incorrect rounding off in Payslip.
  80. No need to show the blank tables if  there is no students in the selected batch.
  81. Style issue in Assign Elective subject when student name is long.
  82. Should not allow space as text in instant fee fields while paying the fee.
  83. Header line is missing in the class time adding and editing box only when the theme is default.
  84. Translation issue in the timetable weekdays.
  85. Fields are not aligned in the employee additional details adding and edit page.
  86. Add smtp exception handling for user/forgot_password.
  87. No need to show the mandatory symbol for email while creating user. Here, the emails are not mandatory.
  88. Multiple Sms sending failing in Fedena.
  89. If letter ‘q’ is typed while changing the password using first time enable, it is not possible to type the letters. Instead, it is going to searching bar in saas.
  90. Assign one or more employees as a tutor for one batch and then delete the assigned employee, while clicking the assigned tutor going to dashboard.
  91. Style issue in the student transcript pdf report.
  92. No need to show the save button if there is no weightages ,observation groups and FA groups to select.
  93. Pdf report showing incomplete in the grouped exam report pdf and archived batches exam report pdf while language is in rtl.
  94. Style issue in the consolidated exam report pdf. Check rtl style also.
  95. No need to show the blank table and the pdf report link if there is no attendance report for the selected batch.
  96. Translation missing for weekdays in the teachers timetable, student and employee timetable view.
  97. Translation missing in the weekdays of the timetable view.
  98. Deleted finance category is showing while editing the incomes.
  99. Deleted finance category is showing while editing the expenses.
  100. If we inactivate all the available leave types, then all the leave types is getting hidden.
  101. Employee with event management privilege cant view the created events, only admin have the permission.
  102. No rtl style in new class timing set page.
  103. Sorting issue in timetable view page from student login.
  104. In rtl language, the class timings are not visible properly. Same page are looking different in both languages.
  105. Fields are disordered in the class timing add page in rtl language.
  106. Class timings sets name creation many times while clicking enter continuously.
  107. Show class timing sets in alphabetical order.

Issues solved in Fedena Plugins

Application Registration

  1. Date of birth cannot be a future date while registering the student.
  2. Arabic translation yml(ar.yml) is modified.

Online Exam

  1. Online_student_exam#save_exam : mysql lock error
  2. ActiveRecord::Base model initialization issue
  3. White Label not added for Online Exam Result Page
  4. Should show the view online exam result option in the privileged employee login if the employee has the view result privilege.

Library

  1. ActiveRecord::Base model initialization issue
  2. Suppose the student have issued any library books, then it is not possible to archive or permanently delete that student. But we can renew that issued book and then it is possible to delete the student.
  3. The fine amount must be positive numbers while returning library books with due.
  4. Open the pdf report in another tab in the library transaction page.

Custom Import

  1. Arabic translation yml(ar.yml) is modified.
  2. Book details are not uploading through custom import, not showing any error.

Task

  1. Other users can also get the permission to  view the task assigned user list by changing the id in the url, even if that employee have not assigned that task.

Email Alert

  1. Going to dashboard while changing the immediate contact and while assigning sibling.
  2. Spelling mistake in the email alert show page.

Inventory

  1. Store cannot be deleted even after an item present in it earlier was deleted.

Pay

  1. Style issue in Online Payment Setting page.
  2. No need to show the online transaction id if the transaction is not done through online in the print application.
  3. Show the archived student name in the online payment transaction details page.
  4. Online payment for transport is saving as hostel pay category payment.

Hostel

  1. ActiveRecord::Base model initialization issue.
  2. Not possible to delete the student permanently if there is no existence of dependency.
  3. Hostel fees amount displaying incorrectly in transaction report.
  4. No need to show the blank table if there is no room details, hostel fee collections and fee defaulters.

Transport

  1. ActiveRecord::Base model initialization issue.
  2. Suppose there is no vehicles to assign to the users, then also  the flash showing ‘Bus edited successfully’, not showing any validation errors.
  3. Not possible to delete the employee and student permanently if there is no existing dependency.
  4. Transport total fee amount mismatch in the transaction report.
  5. No need to show the blank table if there are no users found in the vehicle and no transport fee collection for the selected batch.

Gallery

  1. Wrong error message showing in gallery photo upload.
  2. In the student or employee login, the user get the permission to view other user photos, and the count of photos showing is wrong in gallery.

Blog

  1. Arabic translation yml(ar.yml) is modified.

Data Export

  1. Data Export Plugin generating blank csv.

Assignment

  1. Arabic translation yml(ar.yml) is modified.
  2. Getting 500 error while changing the id of the url of the assignment in student login.
  3. Getting 500 error while clicking update in the assignment edit page.

Fee Import

  1. Fee collection is not showing for all students of the batch in fee import.

Instant Fee

  1. Style issue in the instant fee transcription report and the print receipt if the payment note and payment mode name is large.
  2. Serial number is coming in irregular manner in the new instant fee create form while adding new particular.
  3. Suppose we select the guest pay option in instant fee, then there is no need to show the select payee field.
  4. Receipt number showing incomplete in instant fee pdf.
  5. Guest payee payment is throwing 500 in instant fee module.

Custom Reports

  1. If the additional details contain question mark,then the text won’t be showing up in the custom report.
  2. Student names coming twice while searching with input criteria in custom report.
  3. Add Address field in Custom Report generation.
  4. Arabic translation yml(ar.yml) is modified.

Mobile

  1. 500 in employee_timetable mobile view.

BigBlueButton

  1. Getting 500 error while changing the id of the url in online meeting rooms show page.
  2. Getting 500 error while changing the id of the url in online meeting server while editing.

Fedena 2.3.4 is now available for pro customers

It has been almost 4 years since the first beta release of Fedena 0.1 in our start up office at Kasaragod, Kerala, India. Today we have reached to the version 2.3.4. It was an exciting journey for us and we are sure that it was rewarding for all our early adopters and existing customers. If you have not read our story yet, check out the history page at fedena.com

What is new in Fedena 2.3.4? Release notes given below. Feel free to contact us if you have any doubts or suggestions

New features in Fedena Core modules

  1. Add sibling feature to fedena. Read more
  2. Add course and batch name in Fee receipt
  3. Subject wise and Assessment wise report for CCE
  4. Disable duplicate entries using double click in Fedena Core
  5. New Modifications in CCE
  6. Change in text for fee collection and fee submission
  7. Subject Name and Filters applied in the Attendance report PDF  Add Subject and Session field in Student attendance report
  8. Local time needs to be shown when SMS is sent
  9. Changes in Spanish Translation
  10. API to return user details if Biometric ID is provided.
  11. Introduce Biometric ID field for students and employees.Read more
  12. Student and Employee Additional details have to consider Text Area as Input Method
  13. UI Modification in student Fee Detail Page
  14. Mode of payment while collecting fees
  15. Introduction of Class Timing set. Read more

Issues solved in Fedena Core

  1. Style issue in the finance fee receipt if the payment note words are too large.
  2. Style issue in fee receipt if the fee collection name is too large.
  3. Add missing time zones
  4. Grading Level Minimum Score can be created above 100
  5. FA report generation before SA score entered
  6. Messages sent to employee’s manager by Privileged Employee is not being sent.
  7. Translation missing in attendance report page
  8. Translation missing for ‘less than’, greater than and equal to in employee advanced search.
  9. Transcript PDF break issue
  10. Forgot password reset words used
  11. Change Assign old batch subjects to Assign Previous batch subjects
  12. Sort the employee names in the alphabetical order in the event show page.
  13. Sort the employee department names in the alphabetical order.
  14. Should show all the parent users when batch is selected in user view all page.
  15. Should not show the delete button in the archived student guardian profile.
  16. State name is showing with country name in guardian profile.
  17. Style issue in teacher timetable page
  18. Style issue in the discussion group post page.
  19. Sort the employee names in the alphabetical order in the tutor assigning page.
  20. Discount showing not a number, if we delete the particulars of the particular category.
  21. Style issue in the employee payroll.
  22. Showing wrong flash message if there are no particulars included in the selected fee category while creating discount. Should not show the category if there are no particulars included.
  23. Should show the flash message while changing the immediate contact of a student.
  24. Style issue in flash message after saving the guardian
  25. Sort the student names in alphabetical order in the fee defaulters page and the pdf report.
  26. Top border and bottom border is missing in the employee profile pdf report.
  27. Style issue in employee attendance report pdf.
  28. Page break issue in pdf report   in employee attendance pdf
  29. Privileged employee have no option to change the immediate contact of a student like admin.
  30. Style issue in the change immediate contact page if the guardian name is too large.
  31. Style issue in the submit button while rejecting the payslip.
  32. Style issue in pdf of CCE report
  33. IF admission privilege is given to an employee he should able to delete that student permanently
  34. No need for  the option to add payroll category in normal employee login, only the admin and the privileged employee need the option.
  35. Going to dashboard while clicking the exam wise pdf report using employee login.
  36. Should not show the fee category if there are no particulars included while creating the fee discount using student wise.
  37. Change “Select a course” to “select a batch” in all user view page
  38. There should be the option to add the additional details of the admitted student if the step is skip in between the admission.
  39. The title is overlapping with the company logo in the pdf header.
  40. Should not show the category name while creating fee collection if particulars are blank in any of the selected batch.
  41. Exam status is not showing in parent login calender , but it is showing in student login.
  42. Should  not allow to mark the attendance if any of the option ‘Forenoon’ or ‘Afternoon’ is not selected while marking the attendance.
  43. Style issue in the guardian profile if the name is too large.
  44. Change the Arabic (ar.yml) translations in the below mentioned areas.
  45. Should not possible to create the deleted finance category again.
  46. Should not delete the elective subjects if any dependency is there,disable the delete button.
  47. Should not redirect to other pages while saving the previous data for already admitted student.
  48. Change the error message “Grade set not deleted, dependant data present” to “Unable to delete Grade Set due to dependent data”
  49. Deleted courses displayed while assigning scholastic or co-scholastic items
  50. Error message style issue in CCE weightages -Assigned courses page
  51. Style issue in student attendance
  52. SMS settings issue  (The system is not able to send the sms when the URL has “https”)
  53. Style issue in the electives index page if the elective group name is too large.
  54. Style issue in subject transfer show page if the subject code is large.
  55. Sort the course name in alphabetical order in the create exam page.
  56. Should not show student category name twice while editing student category.
  57. Sort the members name in alphabetical order and show the full name instead of first name in create reminder page.
  58. Delete Button style issue in calendar page
  59. Add new student and employee columns in student and employee structure and profile API
  60. Change the text in Spanish translation.
  61. Unable to edit student additional details
  62. Updated country list
  63. Style issue in additional details adding page if the additional detail name is large
  64. Add fine button style broken in Spanish language.
  65. Style issue in fee receipt number if many receipts are there.
  66. Alignment issue in timetable page
  67. IF an error occurred during saving parents details all the Entered data disappearing
  68. Style issue in fee defaulter’s submission form.
  69. Bracket is broken in fee submission form and fees receipt while language is in rtl.
  70. Disordered brackets in batch fees report while language is in rtl.
  71. RTL style issue in finance fees report.
  72. Incorrect experience years while editing a employee
  73. Add exception handling in student email sending
  74. Translation issue in student admission page
  75. User created from the user page only have the permission to show the delete button but other users created from the hr should not need the option to delete.
  76. Employee is created without user_id
  77. Should not allow to  pay the zero amount in finance fee pay.
  78. style issue in teacher timetable
  79. Deleted course name showing at the time of assigning weightages to course
  80. Align the check box to other fields in additional details page.
  81. 500 coming in user search
  82. No need to show the edit button and pdf report in the employee additional info page if there is no additional data added
  83. Page is redirecting to edit privilege page while clicking add additional details link if there is no additional detail fields present.
  84. Rtl style issue in archived student guardian profile.
  85. Style issue in student advanced search pdf of former students.
  86. In archived student profile the additional details order should be same as student additional details.
  87. Show country label name in archived student guardian profile.
  88. Style issue in search by name field in the remove subordinate employee page.
  89. Style issue in employee edit while getting an error.
  90. Student search is incomplete
  91. Theme color issue in the remove subordinate employee page.
  92. Theme color issue in the Co-Scholastic Scores page.
  93. Theme is not working in student timetable view page
  94. Sort the employee names in the alphabetical order in subject assignment page.

New features in Fedena Plugins

  • Applicant Registration
1. Include receipt number in Registration printout

2. Show course fee amount at the time of applying to a course
  • Custom Import
1. Enable custom import guardian upload to set immediate contact for the corresponding ward
  • Hostel
1. Fee Details in Student and Parent login

2. All fees reciept pdf can be same as normal fee reciept pdf

3. Show all fee details in student profile

  • Instant Fee
1. All fees receipt pdf can be same as normal fee receipt pdf
  • Fedena Transport
1. Fee Details in Student and Parent login

2. All fees receipt pdf can be same as normal fee receipt pdf

Issues solved in Fedena Plugins

  • Applicant Registration
1.  Style issue in the application form if more than 6 check boxes are added in the additional field section.

2.  Style issue in the view applicants page, check rtl style also.

3.  Going to dashboard if we make subject based registration is ‘active’ without select a course while adding course.

4.  Pin active field is checking while clicking ‘All’ and ‘none’ option from the course check box field in the pin group edit and create page..

5.  Remove the blank table if no data’s entered in the applicant registration,show flash messages instead of blank tables.

6.  Amount showing is not a number and all  the check box getting selected in the registration form while clicking ‘All’ option in the choose electives field.

7.  Should not showing additional fields mandatory field error message if any other mandatory field error is shown.

8.  Not showing the error message if we blank the mandatory field while editing the registered applicants.

9.  Values are updating if we get any validation error while editing the registered applicants.

10. None option is not working in registered applicants while editing the normal subjects.

11. Cant delete the attachments in application form

12. Should check the validation of maximum and minimum subjects in the application register while editing the registred applicants.

13. For the calculation of subject amount in the registration form the ‘all’ and ‘none’ select option is not working.

14. Should show error message if there is no subjects in the selected course while adding course in applicant registration.

15. Not showing the validation error messages of the additional details fields.

16. Wrong error message showing while allotting a student

17. Should not show the filtering option and the blank table in the view applicants page if there are no registered students in the batch.Show flash message.

18. In application(Register) form Show max and min number of elective subject

19. Align the check box to other fields in new pin group adding and editing page

20. Style issue in registration form and align the all the student additional fields in the same page

21. Delete all assets and corresponding record after an applicant delete

22. Try to add 3 attachments in application form now warning message showing as “Can’t add more than 4 additional attachments”

23. Style issue in applicant page

24. Change the style of Applicant Registration page

25. Style issue in the application registration form if the pin is enabled.

  • Library
1.  Style issue in library issue book page if the employee number is large.

2.  Should not show the filtering option and the table in the library index if no books added.show flash message.

3.  No need to show the returned books status in employees and students profile.

4.  Pagination is missing after filter in Library , manage book index page

  • Custom Import
1.  Delete Class Roll No column from Student Admission bulk import form of Custom Import Plugin

2.  Change header column phone2 to mobile in student csv import in custom import plugin

3.  Add biometric information support to custom import

4.  Repeat in custom import export new page model entries after reload

5.  Invalid email stops uploading employee and raises a 500 in delayed job

  • Discipline
1.  Style issue in discipline complaint page in spanish language.

2.  Should not show the blank table if there are no complaints registered in discipline.

  • Blog
1.  Style issue in blog

2.  Change flash “Fedena Administrator cannot participate in blogging” to “Administrator cannot participate in blogging”

3.  Blog list sorting order is not same in normal users and privileged employees view.

  • Hostel
1.  Student name showing more than one time in hostel fee submission page for a fee collection

2.  Should not accept characters while adding fine in hostel fee pay.

3.  Flash message showing wrong while trying to reallocate the students into  the same room.

4.  Should not assign the same employee many times in the same hostel as warden.

5.  At the time of Re allocation we can allocate Female students to gents hostel

  • Transport
1.  Blank page coming between page of the transport details pdf report.

2.  Style issue in transport defaulters view page using mozilla firefox.

  • Placement
1.  Style issue in the placement report pdf.

  • Inventory
1.  No need to set receipt no for inventory

2.  Style issue in the bread crumb while getting an error.

3.  Store item is not updating correctly if we edit the required item while accepting the indent.

  • Oauth
1.  Whitelabel and theme is not working for oauth list user page

  • Assignment
1.  Should not show  the assignment of the deleted subject in the student profile.

  • Fee Import
1.  Should not allow to assign the fees for other students in the batch if it is created based on the admission number.

  • Instant Fee
1.  Button style issue in instant fee if the language is in spanish.

  • Custom Reports
1.  Style issue in custom reports pdf page

  • Mobile
    1. 500 in timetable view mobile
  • Discussion
1.  Style issue in discussion show page.

2.  Style broken in discussion group show page.

3.  Style issue in discussion group edit page.

4.  The employee and student name should be in alphabetical order in the members list,show fullname instead of first name.

5.  All the selected members will redirect to the same page while getting a validation error in discussion create.

  •  Custom Report 1.  The additional details of students and employees don’t support letters like “Á, é, í, ó, ú ,ñ ,Ñ ”, etc.
That is all for Fedena 2.3.4. More innovation including consolidated dashboard, analytic dashboard, improvised menu are on its way. Contact us if you have any doubts or suggestions

Fedena 2.3 is released to public on Teachers day of India

The latest version of Fedena – the opensource school management system is now available to public for free download.
Official Blog post – http://projectfedena.org/blog/17-fedena-2-3-released
Github – https://github.com/projectfedena/fedena
Download instructions – http://projectfedena.org/download

Fedena now powers more than 40,000 institutions around the world. It includes the most notable implementation in 15,000 Schools of Kerala – India, which is now a case study for successful implementation of big data e-gov projects across the world. http://projectfedena.org/pages/sampoorna
The same project is acclaimed by ruby on rails community and David Heinemeier Hansson – creator of Ruby on Rails.
Highlighted Features of Fedena 2.3

  • Support for CCE(CBSE), CWA & GPA grading standards
  • Supports 4 new languages – Japanese, Portuguese, German & Marathi. (Already supports Spanish, Arabic, Hindi & English)
  • Enhanced report centre for examinationSeperate dashboard for Parent (Previously parent & student view were same)
  • Enhanced timetable & attendance

Introduction of plugin marketplaceNow any company can develop plugins for fedena using the documentation and support available in projectfedena website. The developers can list their plugins in the marketplace for free or for a price. This is the first step towards building an ecosystem around Fedena. http://www.projectfedena.org/plugins

Fedena MobileFedena Pro is now available as a mobile web app using HTML5 technology. It supports the most used features of fedena through a mobile interface.

Google App IntegrationFedena Pro is integrated with Google Apps and available in Google Apps marketplace.
Big Blue Button Integration is now freeThe Big Blue Button plugin of Fedena is available for free download from plugin marketplace. BigBlueButton is an open source web conferencing system for distance education. The goal of the project is to enable universities, colleges, and K12 to delivery a high-quality learning experience to remote students. BigBlueButton supports real-time sharing of slides (including whiteboard), audio, video, chat, and desktops. It also record lectures for later playback. More info: http://www.bigbluebutton.org/
UzityForadian Technologies is also all set to release their online university – Uzity in next two months. Uzity will complement Fedena and will offer a better e-learning experience. Prelaunch page http://www.uzity.com/
Read “What is the new learning product Foradian is building?” http://www.quora.com/Foradian/What-is-the-new-learning-product-Foradian-is-bu…
Recent achievements
1) MIT TR35 India 2012 award –
2) Edustars powered by Accel Partners and yourstory.in
Interesting articles about Fedena
1) A Tunisian professor writes how fedena is helping them reorganize and innovate after the Arab Spring revolution – http://opensource.com/education/12/6/learning-fedena
2) Foradian CEO interviewed in opensource.com, sharing the importance of opensource in education – http://opensource.com/education/12/8/foradian-ceo-explains-benefits-open-sour…
3) What problem does Fedena solve? http://www.quora.com/What-Problem-Does-X-Solve/What-problem-does-Fedena-solve
Notable recent press releases
1) The Economic Times – Small town education start-up offers ERP solution to schools across the globe
2) The Indian Express – Big Ideas, Small Towns –