The Totara Learn and e-learning content will work various hardware platforms, but the following is an example of a minimum specification that would be expected to deliver a rich, interactive user experience.
As e-learning is usually delivered online we would recommend the following bandwidths for internet access:
The following hardware specification illustrates an example of a system hosting a site with approximately 10,000 users (approx. 500 concurrent).
Specific hardware requirements for your project will depend on the volume of anticipated concurrent users and other factors. If you require more information please speak to your Partner, of if you have an account speak with our Helpdesk to determine your exact requirements.
It is recommended that Totara Learn sites are installed via SSL.
A Linux based system is recommended for high performance, e.g. CentOS, Redhat, Ubuntu Server Edition.
Apache 2.x.x or IIS (Apache recommended).
Postgres 9.2 or greater.
MariaDB 10.2 or greater (require barracuda - see more information on converting in the Technical documentation).
MSSQL 2014 or greater.
There are some PHP configuration variables that may need to be customised, depending on your needs. The variables that are commonly changed are detailed below.
You will also be required to have the Intl PHP extension.
Note the web server user must have permissions to write files in this directory, or all file uploads will fail.
Totara Learning is committed to developing products that meet web accessible guidelines and reporting this compliance openly. We continuously evaluate our product against guidelines and make necessary improvements during the development and design process.
This allows our users to provide an inclusive platform for learning when they are delivering development opportunities to people who have a need for assistive technologies or sites designed with accessibility in mind.