Quality Control Form - Sakai Demonstrator Project

Tool Name: Message Center Developer(s): Sakai core team

Description of Tool There are two components:

  1. A ``mailbox'' for private messages from other worksite users. Users can send to other individuals or broadcast to the whole worksite. New messages can be read and old messages stored, retrieved or deleted.

  2. A ``forum'' for on-line discussions.
Origin of Tool Sakai core team
Agreement with original Authors (please state process and nature of agreement) none required, available with Sakai download
License applicable  
Platform used (please tick) JetSpeed: uPortal: GridSphere: LifeRay: CHEF (OGCE): Sakai: x Other:
Integration Technology used (please tick) JSR-168: WSRP: OKI OSID: TPP: x
In repository? (note discussions with NeSC and status Status: Download:
With OMII? (note discussions with OMII and status Status:
With Sakai? (note discussions with Sakai and status Status: available with Sakai download
Integration signed off by  

Description of work undertaken during porting:


Problems encountered:

Ongoing support issues:

Tool use case:

Private messages stay within the Sakai worksite and avoid using a separae e-mail tool. However user has to check for the existance of messages. Forum is an alternative to the Discussion tool. Why would we need both.

Help information for tool users:

Rob Allan 2006-12-28