EKpass Completes First Phase Of Web Based Training Systems And Architecture Enhancement

 

Austin, Texas, USA | Edmonton, Canada | Saskatoon, Canada

February, 2011

 

EKpass has recently completed phase one of an initiative to substantially increase delivery speed for EKpass web-based training. Systems architecture enhancements and server relocation were implemented, resulting in speeds up to 10 times faster for global users.

 

The significant improvements to download speed is a major part of a two-phase modification of infrastructure and systems development, aimed at continually providing customers with the best in world-class training on- and off-line.

 

EKpass e-learning systems utilize web-based and N-tier, combined with a world class proprietary Learning Management System (LMS) and Exam System. All Solutions are designed to industry standards, including AICC/SCORM, and are designed for highly regulated industries that require training validation and training records tracking (MOT, FAA, JAA, CAA, ICAO Approved). All EKpass e-learning systems are user friendly and flexible, deliverable through CD-ROM, LAN, Intranet & Internet and are available with off-line learning and tracking capabilities. Systems are driven by a “Next Generation” player and designed to deliver initial and recurrent training.

 

The EKpass LMS online management system deploys, launches and tracks e-learning content, manages users, enrollments, and learning records, and provides the point of entry for users for all their learning activities and training. The system works within the client operating environment, including operating systems and Internet browsers, and has full database support: Access, SQL Server, and Oracle. The LMS allows different levels of access and security, allowing advanced groupings and providing detailed tracking. It is capable of launching file based courses and providing advanced filtering and searching. Security characteristics include use of the SSL Protocol, Windows Encryption including 40bit, 64bit, 128bit encryption key for server and 40bit, 64bit, 128bit internet browser for client. Interoperability is provided between web-based applications and between web-based and Windows or legacy DOS based applications. The EKpass system works with any third party supplied learning content (AICC / SCORM).

 

Company Background

 

EKpass is a global training and consulting firm with more than 20 years of experience specializing in all types of heavy/mobile equipment and safety training programs. This wide scope training and consulting addresses such issues as machine maintenance procedures, operating safety essentials, and overall operating strategies that lead to improved productivity. EKpass utilizes a vast library of electronic, audio visual, printed, and other materials specific to client equipment. In addition, EKpass brings extensive past experience in mobile equipment training to the forefront during the preparation of all e-learning programs. The EKpass development team consists of instructional designers and programmers experienced in mobile equipment productivity and safety techniques, as well as multimedia programmers, 3D animators, sound engineers and subject matter experts.

 

EKpass, using state-of-the-art training techniques and technology, develops and delivers training programs that are both effective and stimulating. EKpass professional resources enable us to offer vital training and mentoring for all clients. EKpass experience in on-site training makes it possible to provide training specifically tailored for every client operation.

 

In addition, EKpass’s balanced curriculum of performance and safety solution based theory and hands on training addresses all needs. EKpass has an extensive IT arm including web based training development. Other services offered by EKpass include hoisting and equipment safety audits, efficiency analysis, equipment operator evaluation, and providing solutions to heavy equipment operating challenges.

 

The focus of EKpass services is to eliminate workplace injuries, save workers’ lives and improve profitability for companies worldwide. To date EKpass has provided training on equipment from over 100 manufacturers.

North America Toll Free: 1-800-638-9524

CONTACT US

Outside North America: 1+780-459-5850

US OFFICE

EKpass

100 Congress Ave.
Suite 2000

Austin, TX, 78701 USA

CANADIAN OFFICE

EKpass

64 Riel Drive, Suite 6
St. Albert, AB, Canada T8N-4A4

CANADIAN OFFICE

EKpass

2366 Avenue C North
Saskatoon, SK, Canada S7L-5X5

Copyright ­© 2017 EKpass Corp. All rights reserved.

North America Toll Free

1-800-638-9524

CONTACT US

Outside North America

1+780-459-5850

US OFFICE

EKpass

100 Congress Ave. Suite 2000

Austin, TX, 78701 USA

CANADIAN OFFICE

EKpass

64 Riel Drive, Suite 6
St. Albert, AB, Canada T8N-4A4

CANADIAN OFFICE

EKpass

2366 Avenue C North
Saskatoon, SK, Canada S7L-5X5

Copyright ­© 2017 EKpass Corp. All rights reserved.

North America Toll Free

1-800-638-9524

CONTACT US

Outside North America

1+780-459-5850

US OFFICE

EKpass

100 Congress Ave.
Suite 2000

Austin, TX, 78701 USA

CANADIAN OFFICE

EKpass

64 Riel Drive, Suite 6
St. Albert, AB, Canada T8N-4A4

CANADIAN OFFICE

EKpass

2366 Avenue C North
Saskatoon, SK, Canada S7L-5X5

Copyright ­© 2017 EKpass Corp. All rights reserved.

Copyright ­© 2017 EKpass Corp. All rights reserved.

North America Toll Free

1-800-638-9524

US OFFICE

EKpass

100 Congress Ave.
Suite 2000

Austin, TX, 78701 USA

CONTACT US

Outside North America

1+780-459-5850

CANADIAN OFFICE

EKpass

64 Riel Drive, Suite 6
St. Albert, AB, Canada T8N-4A4

CANADIAN OFFICE

EKpass

2366 Avenue C North
Saskatoon, SK, Canada S7L-5X5

North America Toll Free

1-800-638-9524

CONTACT US

Outside North America

1+780-459-5850

US OFFICE

EKpass

100 Congress Ave.
Suite 2000

Austin, TX, 78701 USA

CANADIAN OFFICE

EKpass

64 Riel Drive, Suite 6
St. Albert, AB, Canada T8N-4A4

CANADIAN OFFICE

EKpass

2366 Avenue C North
Saskatoon, SK, Canada S7L-5X5

Copyright ­© 2017 EKpass Corp. All rights reserved.

US OFFICE

EKpass

100 Congress Ave.
Suite 2000

Austin, TX, 78701 USA

CANADIAN OFFICE

EKpass

64 Riel Drive, Suite 6
St. Albert, AB, Canada T8N-4A4

CANADIAN OFFICE

EKpass

2366 Avenue C North
Saskatoon, SK, Canada S7L-5X5

Copyright ­© 2017 EKpass Corp. All rights reserved.

Copyright ­© 2017 EKpass Corp. All rights reserved.

US OFFICE

EKpass

100 Congress Ave.
Suite 2000

Austin, TX, 78701 USA

CANADIAN OFFICE

EKpass

64 Riel Drive, Suite 6
St. Albert, AB, Canada T8N-4A4

CANADIAN OFFICE

EKpass

2366 Avenue C North
Saskatoon, SK, Canada S7L-5X5

US OFFICE

EKpass

100 Congress Ave.
Suite 2000

Austin, TX, 78701 USA

CANADIAN OFFICE

EKpass

64 Riel Drive, Suite 6
St. Albert, AB, Canada T8N-4A4

CANADIAN OFFICE

EKpass

2366 Avenue C North
Saskatoon, SK, Canada S7L-5X5

Copyright ­© 2017 EKpass Corp. All rights reserved.

EKpass Completes First Phase Of Web Based Training Systems And Architecture Enhancement

 

Austin, Texas, USA | Edmonton, Canada | Saskatoon, Canada

February, 2011

 

EKpass has recently completed phase one of an initiative to substantially increase delivery speed for EKpass web-based training. Systems architecture enhancements and server relocation were implemented, resulting in speeds up to 10 times faster for global users.

 

The significant improvements to download speed is a major part of a two-phase modification of infrastructure and systems development, aimed at continually providing customers with the best in world-class training on- and off-line.

 

EKpass e-learning systems utilize web-based and N-tier, combined with a world class proprietary Learning Management System (LMS) and Exam System. All Solutions are designed to industry standards, including AICC/SCORM, and are designed for highly regulated industries that require training validation and training records tracking (MOT, FAA, JAA, CAA, ICAO Approved). All EKpass e-learning systems are user friendly and flexible, deliverable through CD-ROM, LAN, Intranet & Internet and are available with off-line learning and tracking capabilities. Systems are driven by a “Next Generation” player and designed to deliver initial and recurrent training.

 

The EKpass LMS online management system deploys, launches and tracks e-learning content, manages users, enrollments, and learning records, and provides the point of entry for users for all their learning activities and training. The system works within the client operating environment, including operating systems and Internet browsers, and has full database support: Access, SQL Server, and Oracle. The LMS allows different levels of access and security, allowing advanced groupings and providing detailed tracking. It is capable of launching file based courses and providing advanced filtering and searching. Security characteristics include use of the SSL Protocol, Windows Encryption including 40bit, 64bit, 128bit encryption key for server and 40bit, 64bit, 128bit internet browser for client. Interoperability is provided between web-based applications and between web-based and Windows or legacy DOS based applications. The EKpass system works with any third party supplied learning content (AICC / SCORM).

 

Company Background

 

EKpass is a global training and consulting firm with more than 20 years of experience specializing in all types of heavy/mobile equipment and safety training programs. This wide scope training and consulting addresses such issues as machine maintenance procedures, operating safety essentials, and overall operating strategies that lead to improved productivity. EKpass utilizes a vast library of electronic, audio visual, printed, and other materials specific to client equipment. In addition, EKpass brings extensive past experience in mobile equipment training to the forefront during the preparation of all e-learning programs. The EKpass development team consists of instructional designers and programmers experienced in mobile equipment productivity and safety techniques, as well as multimedia programmers, 3D animators, sound engineers and subject matter experts.

 

EKpass, using state-of-the-art training techniques and technology, develops and delivers training programs that are both effective and stimulating. EKpass professional resources enable us to offer vital training and mentoring for all clients. EKpass experience in on-site training makes it possible to provide training specifically tailored for every client operation.

 

In addition, EKpass’s balanced curriculum of performance and safety solution based theory and hands on training addresses all needs. EKpass has an extensive IT arm including web based training development. Other services offered by EKpass include hoisting and equipment safety audits, efficiency analysis, equipment operator evaluation, and providing solutions to heavy equipment operating challenges.

 

The focus of EKpass services is to eliminate workplace injuries, save workers’ lives and improve profitability for companies worldwide. To date EKpass has provided training on equipment from over 100 manufacturers.

Copyright ­© 2017 EKpass Corp. All rights reserved.

US OFFICE

EKpass

100 Congress Ave.
Suite 2000

Austin, TX, 78701 USA

CANADIAN OFFICE

EKpass

64 Riel Drive, Suite 6
St. Albert, AB, Canada T8N-4A4

CANADIAN OFFICE

EKpass

2366 Avenue C North
Saskatoon, SK, Canada S7L-5X5