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Advanced Servers for ODK (Local and Cloud Installation)

Location:
Tech For Development Training Center
Start Date:
December 9, 2019
End Date:
December 13, 2019
Time:
8:00am to 5:00pm
220,000.00 NGN

Description

Course Name: Advanced Servers for ODK (Local and Cloud Installation)

Venue: Tech for Development Training Center, Nairobi, Kenya
Event Date: 9th to 13th December 2019
Course Fee: KES 75,000 OR USD 1,100
Registration: Register online
Tech For Development-T4D would like to invite you to a high impact Training Course in Advanced Servers for ODK (Local and Cloud Installation) to be held in Nairobi, Kenya from 9th to 13th December 2019.
Why T4D?
We are an international training, capacity building and tech solutions organization that offers tech solutions, scheduled and tailor made training and capacity building solutions to individuals and development agencies in Africa and around the world.
We provide our training programs with a capacity-building goal, so as to ensure that, our training programs contribute to sustainable change.
Introduction
ODK Aggregate can be deployed on Google's App Engine, enabling users to quickly run surveys without facing the complexities of setting up their own web service. ODK Aggregate can also be deployed locally on a Tomcat backed with a MySQL or PostgreSQL database server.
This course is suitable for people working in:
Impact Evaluation, Monitoring and Evaluation, Academic Research, Market Research, Field Research, Agriculture, Health, Education, WASH, Handicapped, Human rights, Emergencies/disasters, Advocacy, Education, Environment, Small business development, Community development, Rural development, Women, Youth, Population, Rehabilitation, Culture, Capacity Building, Appropriate technology, Income, generation, Private sector, Refugees/displaced.
Who should attend?
This course is for advanced ODK users. The course will focus on the various options available for setting up ODK Aggregate based survey data hosting platforms.
Participants are expected to have prior knowledge in ODK Collect and Survey authoring using xlsforms or to have attended our course on Mobile Data Collection Using ODK
Requirements
Participants are expected to have prior knowledge in ODK Collect and Survey authoring using xlsforms or to have attended our course on Mobile Data Collection Using ODK
Duration
5 Days
Course Objectives
The course will focus on the various options available for setting up ODK Aggregate based survey data hosting platforms.
At the end of the course, participants will be able to:
• Host survey data using ODK Briefcase as a server.
• Setup ODK Aggregate locally on Tomcat for Linux.
• Setup ODK Aggregate locally on Tomcat for Windows.
• Setup ODK Aggregate on Google’s App Engine.
• Extract and publish data to external applications.
Course contents
• ODK refresher.
• How to use ODK Briefcase as a server without having to install ODK Aggregate.
• Setup and Installation of ODK Aggregate on App Engine (cloud).
• ODK Aggregate Local server setup.
o Installing on Tomcat for Linux.
o Installing on Tomcat for Windows.
• Publishing data to maps, Google Spreadsheets, Fusion Tables and external applications.
• Extracting/Exporting data from ODK Aggregate.
• Billing for App Engine installation.
• Configurations for Network Access.
o Server firewall configuration.
o Making server visible on the internet (optional).
o Establishing a DNS name for the server.
• Server Security
Methodology
The instructor led trainings are delivered using a blended learning approach and comprise of presentations, guided sessions of practical exercise, web based tutorials and group work. Our facilitators are seasoned industry experts with years of experience, working as professionals and trainers in these fields.
All facilitation and course materials will be offered in English. The participants should be reasonably proficient in English.
Accreditation
Upon successful completion of this training, participants will be issued with a certificate of participation.
Training venue
The training is residential and will be held at T4D Training Centre in Westlands Nairobi, Kenya. The course fees cover the course tuition, training materials, two break refreshments, lunch, and study visits.
All participants will additionally cater for their, travel expenses, visa application, insurance, and other personal expenses.
Tailor- made
We can also tailor-make our courses for you. This way, you/your organization will benefit by:
• Using own tools during the training
• Being able to choose areas of interest you wish the trainer to put more emphasis on
• Taking the course in-house or at a venue of choice
• Cutting on the cost of transport and accommodation
For further inquiries, please contact us on details below:
Email: [email protected]
Mobile: +254 706909947
Accommodation
Accommodation is arranged upon request. For reservations contact the Training Officer.
Email: [email protected]
Mobile Number: +254 706909947
Training fee
The course fee is KES 75,000.00 or USD 1,100.00 exclusive of VAT. The course fees covers the course tuition, training materials, two (2) break refreshments, lunch and study visits. Participants will cater for their travel and accommodation costs.
Payment
Payment should be transferred to Tech For Development - T4D account through bank on or before the course starting date.
Send proof of payment to [email protected]
Cancellation policy
Payment for the all courses includes a registration fee, which is non-refundable, and equals 15% of the total sum of the course fee.
1. Participants may cancel attendance 14 days or more prior to the training commencement date.
2. No refunds will be made 14 days or less to the training commencement date. However, participants who are unable to attend may opt to attend a similar training at a later date, or send a substitute participant provided the participation criteria have been met
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FAQS
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Contact information
Tel: +254 706909947
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.t4d.co.ke
Kind regards.

Kelvin K. Mwangi
Customer Relationship Officer,
Tech For Development.
Innovation for impact

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