New BitNami Stacks for Moodle 2.0 Released

Dec 13, 2010 | Tags: Collaboration, eLearning, PHP, MySQL
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We are pleased to announce new BitNami Stacks for Moodle 2.0, the latest stable release of Moodle. This new release has several major new features:

  • Community hubs, a directory of courses for public use or private communities.
  • Repository support which allows Moodle to integrate with external repositories of content like Alfresco, Amazon S3, YouTube among others.
  • Portofio support, so now modules can export their data to external systems.
  • Course completion and prerequisites.
  • Conditional activites.
  • Web services support for administrative systems or mobile clients.
  • Integration with plagiarism prevention tool such as Turnitin.


It also includes a lot of internal improvements in the existing core features.

You can download a simple native installer for your machine, use a Virtual Appliance to deploy it in your favourite virtualization platform or deploy it in the Amazon cloud easily. Try it today at http://bitnami.org/stack/moodle