E-Learning 3.0: Cloud Computing

Jenny Connected

MOOC, bears the title ‘Cloud’ Stephen has provided a good synopsis of the week’s content on the course site, where he starts by saying: The joke is that “the cloud” is just shorthand for “someone else’s computer.” Stephen provided some easy to read introductory articles to Cloud Computing which I have copied under the heading ‘Resources’ at the bottom of this blog post. You probably use different cloud-based applications every day. Cloud Computing .

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Improving SharePoint Lists – Roadmap 2018

Michael Sampson - Currents

Microsoft used the recent SharePoint Conference to introduce numerous improvements to SharePoint lists scheduled for 2018. About one third of these are available now, with the reminder scheduled to be delivered by the end of December 2018.

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cRaggy 2018: design, feedback & reflections

Learning Alliances

This blog post describes the cRaggy event at the June 2, 2018 Cascadia R Conf , its design, the logic behind its design, feedback from participants and reflections on how such an event might be better in the future.

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E-Learning 3.0 : Task 2

Jenny Connected

These are: Stephen’s summary of the Week 2 Topic ‘Cloud’ – [link]. My task for participants in this course relates to Module 2 (Cloud). el30 Cloud Cloud Computing Jupyter NotebooksTwo initial tasks have been created by Stephen Downes for the E-Learning 3.0

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Open Educational Resources and the Distributed Web

Jenny Connected

Instead they ‘use the hash of the data or content as an address, enabling the data to be distributed across the cloud’ , thus creating a content addressable resource. In this video, posted for the fifth week of the E-Learning 3.0 MOOC , Stephen Downes makes the case for open education.

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E-Learning 3.0 : some initial thoughts

Jenny Connected

will be based on a linked open data cloud. Stephen then went on to discuss the significance of the Cloud and Graph elements of his diagram. This is the topic of a 10-week MOOC being offered by Stephen Downes, which started this week. For the course outline see – [link].

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Thinking of knowledge as a graph

Jenny Connected

I selected the ‘Cloud’ list of keywords, to create this map. To develop my knowledge of the Cloud, to learn and understand more about it, I need to grow my connections and the links between them. This is a response to the E-Learning 3.0

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Recovering from NotPetya – the DLA Piper Story

Michael Sampson - Currents

– setting up cloud-based versions of core systems in order to provide a live fall-back. DLA Piper , a global law firm with a presence in more than 40 countries, was hit with the NotPetya ransomware attack in June 2017.

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Rosviz18 reflection part 2

Michelle Laurie

It is, in effect, an infinite notebook, with each of the images stored on the web/in the cloud in a place of your choosing.

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Walking a Different Path

Michael Sampson - Currents

A year after the migration to Google Cloud, it looks like things are still going well – the core collaboration team is happy, and so are the users. Colgate-Palmolive needed to refresh its collaboration tools portfolio, and unlike most of its industry peers, did not embrace Office 365.

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Why No Lessons Learned Microsoft?

Michael Sampson - Currents

Customers purchasing cloud services from Microsoft rely on those abilities to do their work. Last week saw the first major service disruption to Office 365 in several years.

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Information Protection: The What – Office 365 DLP

Michael Sampson - Currents

For example, if a user downloads a file with sensitive data and then syncs it with Dropbox (or some other cloud sharing service), that content has just disappeared.

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Onboarding and Offboarding: The Hidden Processes

Michael Sampson - Currents

For Office 365 and Microsoft 365 customers, the user provisioning service in Azure Active Directory enables automated, policy-based provisioning of non-Microsoft cloud apps, such as Salesforce, Slack, GoToMeeting, Dropbox, Box and more.

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Integrating Adobe with Office 365

Michael Sampson - Currents

The integration has to be enabled by an Office 365 administrator, and you’ll need a subscription to Adobe Document Cloud in addition to the Office 365 one

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“Information Protection”

Michael Sampson - Currents

Some are – Office 365 Message Encryption, Office 365 Advanced Security Management (now called Office 365 Cloud App Security), and Office 365 DLP – are three obvious inclusions.

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Unified Endpoint Management – and Microsoft Enterprise Mobility + Security

Michael Sampson - Currents

Microsoft’s key offering is Enterprise Mobility + Security , which combines device management, more advanced Azure Active Directory capabilities (such as conditional access), data protection (via Azure Information Protection), the full Microsoft Cloud App Security, and more.

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Walking a Different Path – Redux

Michael Sampson - Currents

A year after the migration to Google Cloud, it looks like things are still going well – the core collaboration team is happy, and so are the users.

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March was my month of exploring virtual reality for learning and development.

Joitske Hulsebosch

An example of storytelling is Clouds over Sidra about a refugee camp in Jordan. We are the proud owners of 10 Virtual Reality (VR) cardboard glasses. We use them in our learning trajectory. However, we get stuck playing with a roller coaster and walking under the Eiffel Tower.

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SharePoint Swoop – The Intranet Makeover Show

Michael Sampson - Currents

The need for bringing the innovation of what’s possible based on cloud-delivered services to people and teams is the new game. Microsoft published Season 1 of SharePoint Swoop: The Intranet Makeover Show , where three well-known MVPs swoop into an organisation for three days and make some SharePoint and Office 365 magic happen.

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The Fortune-Teller

How to Save the World

Most people, like you, let their judgements, and their bad memories, cloud their perceptions of what is actually happening. This is a work of fiction. Image from Max Pixel , cc0. Photoshopped with ‘watercolour’ effect.

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The Technologies I’ll Miss

How to Save the World

And no dependence on “the cloud” I’m sure I could think of others. photo from the good folks at pixabay. A s our civilization slowly falls apart over the coming decades, there are some technologies I will miss a lot more than others.

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Plus Ça Change

How to Save the World

It is just seen to be true, as everything we seem to know, including the knowledge of our selves, is seen through as illusion, false patterning like the animals we read into cloud formations, and like the characters and events in our dreams we try to make meaning of. photo by the author.

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Promoting discussion in FutureLearn MOOCs

Jenny Connected

This is an interactive word cloud which they have called a Comment Discovery Tool (CDT). This tool displays the top 200 words from a forum thread as a word cloud. Phil clicked on the word ‘daffodils’ in the word cloud which took us to all the relevant forum posts.

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