Start of Interoperability Testing of the LIS CM/DN Release

Start of Interoperability Testing of the LIS CM/DN Release

Interoperability Testing of CM/DN Release
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Start of Interoperability Testing of the LIS CM/DN Release


We have started the Interop Testing of the CM/DN Release of the LIS. We will be restarting the project Group Conference Calls on 8th September to discuss the issues that have been raised by the first wave of testing.

There will be a full day of Interop Testing demonstration at the IMS Quarterly meeting in October (Wednesday , 21st October to be exact), hosted by Oracle at Redwood Shores, CA, USA.

Colin S.
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Agenda for 21st October Meeting


Below is the agenda for the 1st LIS Interoperability Testing/Demonstration event.
This will take place on eh 21st October, 2009 at the Oracle Offices at Redwood Shores, CA, USA.


Oracle, Redwood Shores, CA, USA
Wednesday, 21st October, 2009


. Identification of the interoperability problems in the current LIS CM/DN release and to recommend changes to the specification to remove those problems;

.Start to define the best practice and implementation recommendations for inclusion in the Public Draft documentation;

. Introduction of the LIS Alliance and explanation of how it will provide support for the adoption of the LIS specification;

. Agreement on the timeline for the release of the Pubic Draft and the next interoperability testing activities for demonstration at the February Quarterly meeting;

. Agree the further work that is required on the Outcomes Management Service such that it meets the needs of the Learning Tools Interoperability specification.


09:00-09:30 Introductions

09:30-10:00 LIS Interoperability Overview

10:00-10:45 Interoperability Testing/Demonstration Session 1
. Oracle - range of integration inc. SAKAI
. Inigral - Simple LIS

10:45-11:00 Break

11:00-12:00 Interoperability Testing/Demonstration Session 2
. SungardHE - batch data exchange
. eCollege/Pearson - LIS/LTI integration with Outcomes reporting

12:00-13:00 Lunch

13:00-14:00 Interoperability Testing Review Discussion
. Review the problems encountered when using the LIS CM/DN
. Discuss potential solutions
. Identify omissions and potential changes

14:00-14:45 LIS/LTI Outcomes Management Service Discussion
. LTI OMS requirements
. Required changes to OMS

14:45-15:15 Break

15:15-16:00 HE Profiles Discussion
. Conformance
. Test Suite Availability

16:00-16:30 LIS Alliance - presentation on the Alliance
. Explain the aims/objectives of the Alliance
. How the alliance will help adoption of the LIS
. Management of the Specification once released

16:30-17:00 LIS Project Group Conference Call Briefing
. LiveCassromm/Conference Call briefing/review of the day's discussion

17:00-17:30 Way Forward and Future Timetable

17:30 Close

Colin S.