The Educational Linux System (Edix) is a Debian live operating system designed to boot from USB and provide instructors, trainers, and teachers with a flexible, ready to go solution for providing classroom software support scaling from one learner to an entire school or district.
While technically an Operating System the Edix system provides its real value as a system of operation using the software supplied as a means to organize, document, and provide professional training to learners at a distance or in the classroom.
In order to enroll in the course or post to this site your .edu .us or .gov email address is a requirement of registration. Guest access is allowed without registration to those interested in discovering more about the Edix system but without a need to actually take the course or post to the forums etc...
Latest releases available:
New Edix release: 6.02.32.65 Windows Based USB Installer Almost there!
100% Debian Stable Software solution. (Know for its stability and security)
100% Debian Apt compliant (easily add over 20,000 additional software packages)
Fully functional Shell and Xorg working environment.
Pre-configured Debian Live Server with KVM Engine.
A Portable Educational image is available to download to your USB EdiX Drive ready for your Learning Management System; LAMP http servers tested and pre-loaded with Moodle, iTalc pre-installed for classroom monitoring. KVM virtualization for local hosting of other operating systems, applications, and appliances. Record my Desktop to create studnet demos. The complete system is bootable as a virtual appliance with images from CD or USB Media. Ability to install to Hard-drive if required. Managed course imaging system that provides documentation and on call history of every detail of previously taught courses with out requiring backup restores!