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Test Delivery System enhancements, Documentation and Hosting Requirements
Jun 6, 2016

Smarter Balanced and Fairway Technologies are pleased to release updates to the SmaterApp test delivery software that incorporates the final set of performance improvements. Along with the code updates is documentation to assist in deploying the various components that comprise the shared services and test delivery system and revised hosting requirements information.

Source Code Repository

Deployment Checklist

Hosting Requirements

Hosting Cost Calculator

Updated repositories

Student Application

Test Delivery System Database Access

Test Delivery System / Proctor

Item Renderer

Administration and Registration Tools

Test Integration System

New component

Test Delivery System Router

As of Fall 2018 the Smarter Balanced Test Delivery System (TDS) is no longer supported.

The code base and documentation for the TDS is available within the Smarter Balanced GitHub repository.

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