Deliver Fast, Easy, and Secure Software Training Environments
The increasing demand for virtual training has made delivering high-quality training labs more challenging. With more customers asking for self-paced education options, it is difficult or impossible to provide labs when and where they are needed. Skytap solves the infrastructure and ease-of-use challenges so you can concentrate on delivering the best material possible.
Easy and Global Student Access
Whether students are sitting in the same classroom, scattered around the globe, or working at their own pace, the lab experience needs to be simple to use and frustration-free. With Skytap, on-demand virtual training labs offer:
Reduced IT Burden and Costs
Training lab infrastructure owned by IT often becomes the main bottleneck for training groups. Skytap removes many of the dependencies on IT while still providing them visibility and control using:
Self-Paced and On-demand Labs
Running on-premises lab infrastructure owned by another organization makes offering on-demand, self-paced virtual training labs difficult at best. Skytap helps answer customers’ calls for self-paced learning by providing the necessary cloud infrastructure and integrations:
Faster Training Delivery
The business keeps asking for more to be delivered with the same or fewer resources. Skytap helps to optimize the delivery of virtual training labs by:
Lab infrastructure should not slow down or hinder how training is delivered. The Skytap cloud has everything you need to remove the bottlenecks in your virtual training lab delivery, improve the end-user lab experience, and fully enable self-paced training labs.
HTML5 Guest Access
Eliminate the need to install clients or plugins
Provide highly configurable access to environments through a single URL
Suspend entire environments to preserve memory, disk, screen, and network state
Limit shared access to environments to specific times of day, up to a configured day, or for a set amount of time
Don’t pay for cloud resources when they aren’t being used
Directly import VMware virtual machines and vApps, allowing for fast application onboarding
Allow for easier IT budgeting with a subscription approach to cloud
Get seamless connection to Skytap within third-party systems with Learning Tools Interoperability
“Highly skilled partners who leverage our self-paced training generate several times more revenue than their peers.”Shannon Jones
Sr. Manager, Technical Enablement, IBM
Blackboard Learning Labs
Blackboard Learn, when used with virtual training labs powered by Skytap, enables hands-on software labs to be seamlessly associated with courses in a class catalog. This integrated solution delivers an on-demand learning management experience that scales to meet the growing needs of the modern education services business.