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Chris Nixon left a comment for Will
"email me at cnixon@uark.edu"
Feb 2, 2009

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Employer?
University of Arkansas
Website:
http://www.uark.edu
List three areas of expertise or specialization.
web development, attending meetings, being unpredictable
What CMS are you using?
RedDot
What department or office are you in?
University Relations

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At 2:58pm on January 27, 2009, Will said…
We are going with RedDot! Would love to be on the list.
At 1:13pm on January 14, 2009, Mark Cruthers said…
Hi Chris,

With your work in Web Development at the University of Arkansas, I recommend you take a look at Wiziq's virtual classroom and authorstream's power point presentation platform. Both are web based platforms, have a bunch of features and free basic service.
At 12:49pm on January 14, 2009, Will said…
Ok, thanks. We looking seriously at either RedDot or Percussion. What are your biggest challenges with RedDot? I heard there is a very limited support community, and some documentation is in German, and it's hard to write add-on modules for.

I don't quite understand the "black box" approach it has either - looks like it runs on a IIS server and can publish content to any web server (ie: the CMS is not needed to serve the content). And since the content is separate from the CMS the content can be integrated with other technologies, ie PHP and MySql. This is the part I don't understand.

Maybe we can have a representative come out and explain these things . . .

Thanks again
At 10:06pm on January 13, 2009, Will said…
Hello, I'd also like to get on any RedDot listservs for higher education. We haven't made the final decision yet but are considering RedDot (php) very seriously.
At 11:51am on November 17, 2008, Jason Pitoniak said…
Thanks! I found that link in someone elses comments and I'm just about to hit submit on the signup form. :)
At 11:44am on November 17, 2008, Jason Pitoniak said…
Chris,

I just transferred to our ITS division and find myself learning RedDot. How can I be added to your listserv? Thanks.

--Jason
At 4:49pm on November 5, 2008, Lucy Molinaro said…
Thanks much Chris!
At 11:57am on November 4, 2008, Lucy Molinaro said…
Hi Chris - Could you also add me to the RedDot edu listserv? Let me know if you need information beyond what my profile has.

many thanks!
At 3:44pm on October 22, 2008, Craig Adkins said…
I would also be interested in being added to the RedDot edu listserve. Thank you!
At 12:29pm on October 22, 2008, jillgee said…
Chris -

Could you add me to the RedDot.edu listserv? We've been using RedDot at Connecticut College for about a year and a half.
Thanks.

-jillgee
 
 
 

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