OLAT (Online Learning And Training), the web-based open-source Learning Management System (LMS) based on Java and completely free of charge.
The development of OLAT started in 1999 at the University of Zurich, Switzerland, where it is the strategic learning management system and deployed on the main OLAT server. The University of Zurich leads the further development and has a team of 12 developers pushing OLAT to the next level.
The Java based framework can handle over 700 students simultaneously on one standard Linux server
Thanks to its simple and intuitive web frontend, users will learn how to work with OLAT in no time
OLAT uses cutting edge AJAX/Web 2.0 technology and the layout is based on the CSS framework YAML
It is multilingual (UTF8) and offers translations for over 15 languages
OLAT supports eLearning standards such as SCORM, IMS Content Packaging or QTI