Developing Cloud Learning Environment with Windows Azure
Li Chao, University of Houston - Victoria, United States
Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education International Conference, in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States ISBN 978-1-939797-02-5 Publisher: Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE), Chesapeake, VA
This paper considers the development of cloud-based learning environment with Windows Azure. It begins with the introduction of the cloud technology in general. Specifically, this paper discusses developing the cloud-based learning environment for IT education. As a cloud solution, this paper explores how PaaS service provided by Windows Azure is used to construct a learning environment for database development related IT courses. This paper examines how the tools provided by Windows Azure can be used to improve problem-solving, collaboration, and self-improvement. The last part of the paper presents a cloud solution on implementing the learning environment.
Chao, L. (2013). Developing Cloud Learning Environment with Windows Azure. In R. McBride & M. Searson (Eds.), Proceedings of SITE 2013--Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education International Conference (pp. 3859-3864). New Orleans, Louisiana, United States: Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE).