Evaluation of Infrastructure for E-Learning System in AOU-Bahrain Branch
|Author(s)||Sarmad Mohammad, Minimol Anil Job|
|Issue Date||April, 2012|
|Publishing Date||April, 2012|
|Keywords||Performance evaluation, e-learning system infrastructure, information system evaluation.|
E-learning web sites have become a mission critical component of the Arab Open University (AOU) as more and more distance learning have come to rely on it. This paper presents a guide line to measure and to evaluate the performance of e-learning system that has supported a real-time communication in campus environment. The overall e-learning system performance is measured by Network performance, applications server performance, database server performance and websites tools performance based on the number of accesses by students and faculties. This research work creates a series of tables as index of infrastructure healthiness. Apart from that two on-line analysis questionnaires, oriented to staff and students, have been conducted online to measure and evaluate the overall e-learning system performance, based on the outcomes of conducted questionnaires the overall performance of e-learning system have been measured.