Video explainer: IT_LabWorks learning platform

Quote of the day

"Anyone who tries to make a distinction between education and entertainment doesn't know the first thing about either."
Marshall McLuhan

What's New

We are preparing the launch of LabConnection 3.0! This was released in the summer of 2014. It ads the seamless integration of ExamConnection into the LabConnection 3.0 platform.

Cengage Learning partners with dti Publishing to release its certification series in the IT_LabWorks virtual corporate world. Support tecnicians and Network engineers to be will "work" at the virtual Bonanza Mining Corporation's IT department and learn on the job - Their virtual job. The first product released in early 2015.

We are now piloting IT_LabWorks™The new frontier in IT Education & Training 

Virtual worlds are rapidly becoming part of the educational technology landscape. The IT_LabWorks™ platform is the most comprehensive of these environments for IT training and certification preparation. The first titles on this new platform are A+ 220-801 & 220-802 which are available now. Next title in line is Network+ N10-006.

Logical Operations announces a new strategic partnership with dti Publishing

Rochester, NY - March 12, 2013 - Logical Operations is now offering organizations worldwide an integration between dti Publishing’s CertBlaster exam preparation solution and Logical Operations’ LogicalCHOICE. Read the full press release.

The scenario

In IT_LabWorks the mission is stated under the scenario. This is where the stage is set for the student's missions. The scenario defines the business needs that prompts the mission. It sets the premise and the constraints within which the mission needs to be accomplished. The various elements of this scenario are presented to the student in the IT_LabWorks left pane (see above).

The scenario is made up of three main elements:

      The company background
      The Who's Who list of players
      The case study

These three elements setup the environment in which the mission is to be accomplished by the student. Below is an example the three tabs materializing the scenario: