On Demand E-Learning with Service Grid Technologies

  • Zongwei Luo
  • Yulian Fei
  • Junyuan Liang
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3942)


Distant e-learning emerges as one of promising means for people to learn online. Although there is a substantial increase in computer and network performance in recent years, mainly as a result of faster hardware and more sophisticated software, there are still problems in the fields of integrating various resources towards enabling distant e-learning. This paper provides an on demand e-learning platform based on Service Grid technologies. In this platform, the virtual learning services for students, instructors and course providers are provided leveraging on Service Grid resource management capabilities on group collaboration, ubiquitous data access, and computing power.


Service Grid Multimedia Streaming Virtual Classroom Open Grid Service Architecture Sharable Content Object Reference Model 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Zongwei Luo
    • 1
  • Yulian Fei
    • 2
  • Junyuan Liang
    • 3
  1. 1.E-Business Technology InstituteThe University of Hong Kong, PokfulamHong Kong
  2. 2.Zhejiang Gongshang UniversityHangzhouChina
  3. 3.Department of Computer ScienceThe University of Hong Kong, PokfulamHong Kong

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