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Getting Started with WebRTC by Rob Manson

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Potential issues that may be faced

While introducing WebRTC into an e-learning environment, you may find that there are a number of issues that are commonly faced:

  • Privacy
  • Copyright and intellectual property
  • Restrictive networks
  • Restrictive SOEs
  • Outdated student browsers
  • Interoperability

Let's take a look at each of these issues in more detail.

Privacy

Privacy is a key issue facing any video or audio recording application and this issue is made more complex by the distributed nature of the web.

The educational institution providing the e-learning application may have specific privacy policies designed to protect their students; however, it is likely that these policies are out of date and in some cases, may be too restrictive or even prohibit some WebRTC ...

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