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Moodle Administration Essentials by Karen Holland, Gavin Henrick

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Chapter 8. Miscellaneous Admin Tasks

In the previous chapter, we looked at the core administrator tasks for end-of-year course rollover management, and the different aspects to consider when deciding which approach to take.

In this chapter, we deal with the remaining admin tasks not covered in the preceding chapters, and at a more advanced level, that many administrators will have to deal with:

  • Monitoring Moodle usage
  • Performance testing
  • Security and resilience
  • General settings

Monitoring Moodle usage

There are a number of ways to monitor the usage of the Moodle site. Moodle has a comprehensive logging system, which provides a great audit capability through the provision of a suite of standardized reports. In addition to the logging and reports, Moodle ...

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