This work, "Totara Social; User guide for Site Administrators and Trainers", is a derivative of “Mahara Wiki” by Catalyst IT Ltd, used under CC BY-SA 3.0.
"Totara Social; User guide for Site Administrators and Trainers " is licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0 by Totara Learning Solutions Ltd
A Totara Social site needs to be set up on a web server to operate. A System Administrator will download the code for the application and set this up ready for configuration by a Site Administrator.
Read this section to understand:
An overview of system administration.
How to install Totara Social on a variety of operating systems.
The hardware and software requirements to run the Totara Social application.
The requirement for setting up a Cron job to run specific system tasks.
What is the role of a System Administrator?
System Administrators set up the Totara Social application on a web server. The operating system used may vary according to the local environment in operation. Once the System Administrator has set up the application, they will provide a login for a Site Administrator to access the application and configure it further using the application itself.