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ECLAP Players and Tools

ECLAP mette a disposizione un insieme di strumenti  per trattare i vostri contenuti e rendere la vostra esperienza in ECLAP semplice e affascinante sia per chi offre contenuti che per chi gi utilizza.

I principali strumenti per l'accesso ai contenuti sono:
  • Social Graph: to graphically see and navigate among the semantic relationships in ECLAP among content, users, collections, annotations, comments, groups, etc
  • AUDIO e VIDEO: ECLAP audio visual players, lettori audio visivi ECLAP, per riprodurre audio e video nel vostro browser (a bassa, media e alta definizione in download progressivo). The ECLAP player is an addon at the Flash player and it is automatically loaded and executed by your browser: Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome, Safari, etc., on Microsoft Windows, MAC OS and Linux. The only plugin that you have to install into your computer for your browser is the Adobe Flash player, that you can find at this link. On that web site, your can find all versions for your browsers and in your preferred language.  
  • PDF Files: ECLAP is also capable to play in web pages PDF files (if this is not possible means that you have to install a plug in of Acrobat, please read the next lines). In this case, the only tools that you have to install in your computer for your browser the Acrobat Reader that you can download and install from this link: Acrobat Reader.  On that web site your can find versions for your browsers and in your preferred language.
  • Animations in Flash: ECLAP is also capable to play in web pages flash animations, and others would come in the future. Also in this case, the only tools that you have to install in your computer for your browser is the Adobe Flash player  On that web site your can find versions for your browsers and in your preferred language.
  • ePUB documents. ECLAP is capable to ingest and play in the portal ebook content in the ePub Format as google book. These content type can be played into your Mozilla Firefox Browser only on Windows, MAC and Linux. To this end, you have to install the EPUBReader from this link, it is an Add on Mozilla browser and it is available for free on 23 languages. The ePub documents would be also accessible on your iPad by using the ECLAP Content Organizer, see below.
  • ECLAP Content Organizer for Smartphone and Tablets Mobile . The Content Organizer is a tool that allows you to access, download and organize content from ECLAP portal into your mobile device. Once the content is downloaded into your mobile, you can manage it as your personal collection of content in the mobile device, search content, browse, get information, etc. The mobile devices supported are iPhone, iPad, iPod, Android and Windows Phone 7. Some differences are available on the different platforms. In the most powerful version, the Content Organizer may organize and play ePub, video, audio, cross media content, images, documents, pdf, etc. They may start download/play from QR code (see the technical metadata of each content), may access to content via GPS locations, my permit upload of content from your mobile, etc. It can be used to
  • ECLAP Augmented reality tools provide support for Museums with augmented reality facilities, where each ECLAP content:
    • can be dowloaded and played via its QR code. The QR Code of each ECLAP content is automatically provided in the Metadata block when the content is visualized. You can copy the QR, print, and distribute to promote your ECLAP content. ECLAP Content Organizer for iPhone, iPad, Windows Phone 7, can automatically download the object into the mobile device via the QR.
    • may have one or more GPS locations. They can be used for activating the view/download of and ECLAP content when you are close to the object location, or only to see where the object has been created, produced, is referring, etc.
  • MPEG-21 AXMEDIS player, to play a range of intelligent cross media content, audiovisual content, ebook, etc. This content format allows to keep in an unique file intelligent content and its metadata. This kind of player is available on Windows PC and Windows Mobile PDA, for a range of browsers. To this purpose an additional tool has to be installed on:
    • Windows PC (Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome, etc.) please install the player that you can download from this link. This link provides your the installable version of the player which suitable for the browser from which you request the player. In any case, you can access to:
    • Windows Mobile PDA, you can download a Content Organizer and player by following this link. This link bring your to download a ZIP file containing a CAB to be installed into your PDA and some examples. You can access at the CAB file only from your PDA following this link. A specific version of this tool for ECLAP project will be produced in the next future.
  • ECLAP Metadata Editor, an ECLAP web tool to add, edit and validate multilingual metadata (classification, technical and taxonomical metadata associated to content). It is activated only for content you uploaded. And thus, it is accessible to registered users that have uploaded the content or those that are entitled to enrich the content from a Content Provider. This functionality and tool is available and accessible from the Action menu of each object via "Edit Object". Once entered in the edit object page, below the content in play the several functionalities are available including activation of Metadata Editor, IPR Wizard, content file upload/update, change of content thumbnail, embed for the versions in which this functionality is activated. 
  • ECLAP IPR Wizard an ECLAP web tool activated and accessible only for indicated users of content providers. The tool allows to define content access permissions for different kind of users, for educational and non educational, etc. An example of IPR profile can be observed in the IPR metadata of most of the ECLAP content on the portal. More details are accessible on the web page of the IPR Wizard.
  • ECLAP Back Office for content ingestion and semantic computing is realized by using AXCP (AXMEDIS Content Processing) Media Grid language and tools. This tool allows to perform automated content adaptation and transcoding to allow using content on several different platforms and devices (PC, MAC, iPhone, iPad, Android, Windows Phone,..), content ingestion, metadata processing, semantic computing related to suggestions, clustering, indexing, recommendations, etc. This tool has been the selected as one of the winner in the Italian Ministry competition called "Italia of innovators", see the video
  • ECLAP Metadata Ingestion service is an ECLAP tool for metadata ingestion and mapping them from any your metadata format and schema to ECLAP Semantic Model.  Please follow the next link to access at the page in which all metadata and content ingestion process is described. The ECLAP semantic model for metadata and information is quite extensive and large. On the other hand, the ECLAP Metadata Ingestion Semantic Model is widely open and it is capable to accept a very large set of metadata sets. A large part of the ECLAP semantic model of content provided by partners and affiliated partners is passed to Europeana for general indexing on the Europeana general portal.  
  • ECLAP Annotation and Enrichment tools, a set of tools for content enrichment, aggregation and audiovisual annotation please follow the link.
  • ECLAP Social Network Analysis tools. ECLAP administrator may access to several social network analysis tools. They range from classical metrics for social relationships to more sophisticated metrics on content access and download, query, user interaction, etc. In the future, ECLAP is going to make accessible some of these metrics and values to the group/channel coordinator. 
  • ECLAP Statistic Analysis tools, please consult the dedicated web page. They are en extension of classical metrics for user behavior on content access and download, query, user interaction, etc. In the future, ECLAP is going to make accessible some of these metrics and values to the group/channel coordinator. 
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A technical view of the ECLAP Services and Tools can be recovered from the ECLAP Infrastructure deliverable DE3.1.
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