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Mobile Networks and Applications

, Volume 24, Issue 1, pp 18–24 | Cite as

Key Technologies and Solutions of Remote Distributed Virtual Laboratory for E-Learning and E-Education

  • Yun Lin
  • Sen Wang
  • Qidi Wu
  • Lei ChenEmail author
Article

Abstract

As the world of technology offers a rapidly increasing number of outlets for creativity and communications, a worldwide education is undergoing a significant renovation. Today, students can have the access to virtual classroom from anywhere, at any time. While E-learning, E-education and remote education are highly encouraged thanks to their obvious advantages, there is a necessity to explore the network service, QoS, organization and structure of these modern teaching-learning approaches. Widely adopted by numerous universities and institutions, the remote distributed virtual laboratory is an important technology for delivering highly efficient and effective E-learning, E-education and remote education in many disciplines. For this reason, in this paper, a number of key problems of this critical technology are discussed, with the goal of providing references and solutions for successful and smooth implementation.

Keywords

E-learning E-education Remote education Virtual laboratory 

Notes

Acknowledgments

This work is supported by the National Natural Science Foundation of China (61771154) and the Fundamental Research Funds for the Central Universities (HEUCFG201830).

Meantime, all the authors declare that there is no conflict of interests regarding the publication of this article.

We gratefully thank of very useful discussions of reviewers.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.College of Information and Communication EngineeringHarbin Engineering UniversityHarbinPeople’s Republic of China
  2. 2.Daqing Vocational CollegeDa QingPeople’s Republic of China
  3. 3.Department of Information Technology, College of Engineering and ComputingGeorgia Southern UniversityStatesboroUSA

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