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Build a Scalable Virtual Classroom on DigitalOcean

Published on December 2, 2021 · Updated on December 2, 2021
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By Frederick Dixon
Developer and author at DigitalOcean.
Build a Scalable Virtual Classroom on DigitalOcean


About the Talk

See how BigBlueButton scaled their global infrastructure quickly and reliably by leveraging the DigitalOcean cloud platform and open source community to meet the rapid growth of virtual classrooms during the pandemic.

What You’ll Learn

  • How to build a scalable virtual classroom
  • How to connect teachers and students online in ways that are synchronized, collaborative, and fun
  • How DigitalOcean can help you scale

This Talk Is Designed For

  • Any company that provides online training
  • Anyone that wants to easily integrate an open source based virtual classroom into their product


Slides BigBlueButton on Ubuntu 16.04

About the Presenter

Fred Dixon is the project manager for BigBlueButton. He also moonlights as the CEO of Blindside Networks.

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Developer and author at DigitalOcean.

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