WebCOACH – Web-based Coaching System On Open Ice SOA Technology

The idea of “WebCOACH’ is the new combination of open ice cream based products for learning, competence management & assessment based on the service-oriented enterprise framework ‘Hermes’.” The idea of “WebCOACH is the new combination of open ice-based products for learning, competence management and assessment on the basis of the service-oriented enterprise frameworks Hermes. WebCOACH is a reference implementation that is easily extensible and to serve as a template for other solutions in the field of e-learning, competency management, assessment and coaching. The following objectives are tracked with the new development in: easy access from third-party systems simple customizing of features easy creation and easy customizing of the user interface enabling automatic tests thanks to the Enterprise framework “Hermes”, the a high-performance, transaction-based and flexible SOA architecture for the open ice represents platform (www.open-eis.com), is it with WebCOACH be possible individual services for Module management, booking, make user management or competence management through a service oriented architecture. Still supported Hermes the dynamic and transport-independent access and use of services both object-oriented and document-based XML interfaces and provides a unified way to find dynamic services with Hermes repository. Hermes supports the separation between presentation layer, open-ice-specific business processes and their communication with each other. The new implementation of system services, also the business logic from the user interface is separated and divided into logical blocks that correspond to each one use case.

The project WebCOACH is funded by the Federal Ministry of Economics and technology on the basis of a decision of the German Bundestag. Info: Community4you GmbH the Community4you GmbH (www.community4you.de) is an innovative IT company, which focuses on software development in the areas of document and content management, fleet management, exhibition management, collaboration and knowledge management as well as specialized education & e-learning. The Community4you GmbH develops both standard products and special solutions on the basis of the own software framework open-ice (www.open-eis.com). As a company the Community4you GmbH is one of the software development and implementation of IT applications and enterprise portals their core competencies. The Community4you GmbH was founded on 1 January 2001 and supervised OTTO today customers such as Messe Frankfurt GmbH & Co KG, VW, BGW, Deutsche Telekom, Deutsche Messe AG, Commerzbank and Deutsche Bahn as well as ministries and institutions of public administration.