Reconciling Direct Bank Transfer Payments in India

I have implemented an e-commerce solution to enable payments to schools in India for services such as uniforms, books and stationary, etc. Typically payment gateways charge a hefty commission for payment by card. A payment using a bank transfer costs next to nothing but is offline and reconciliation of payment to order is not automatic […]

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Moodle parent portal implementation

Moodle does not offer a parent portal. This maybe necessary in K-12 schools where confidential communications with the parents maybe required on a separate channel form the normal one that the student also has access to. There is a backdoor way to implementing a Moodle parent portal. This consists of several steps as outlined in […]

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Synchronizing LDAP with Moodle

LDAP is the well known Lightweight Directory Access Protocol to implement directory services. It is easy to install LDAP on your own LAMP stack VPS in the cloud such as the one in Digital Ocean. Having installed LDAP, how do we synchronize it to Moodle? remember, our LDAP is empty at the beginning. This will […]

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