December 8, 2005
TestGold – The Modern Technology of Educational and Psychological Testing
AVELife, Inc. introduces TestGold - modern solution for educational and psychological testing. Complex test format with support of 12 types of questions and multifactor psychological tests, powerful built-in text editor, providing advanced formatting of questions and answers, flexible 3-Variant Data Storage Engine with opportunity to connect to power database servers, such as Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle or any other database by means of ADO technology. Moreover, numerous ready psychological tests and assessments are available for use. Thanks to special freeware light-weight agent for testing, nowadays TestGold technology is one of the most cost-effective professional solutions for educational and psychological testing.
TestGold is the powerful and stable technology for pre-employment screening, periodical certifications, training and retraining of your staff and students – from visual development of psychological and educational tests, assessments and surveys to testing and monitoring scores both on network and local computers.
The TestGold technology brings two software products: AVELife TestGold Studio and AVELife TestGold Agent. The software can be used both on network and local computers, has professional looking and comfortable user interface and comprehensive documentation.
Numerous ready psychological tests and assessments are available for use even in trial version of AVELife TestGold Studio and in special free program AVELife TestGold Agent, that raise value of the software both for enterprises or educational institutions and broad masses of private persons.
AVELife TestGold Studio is the professional complex solution - from visual test development to testing and monitoring scores. It is fully integrated in one workspace with MDI environment for test development that increases the efficiency of the software. There is a powerful built-in text editor, providing advanced formatting of questions and answers (font, color of symbols and background, subscript and superscript, paragraphs, lists, tables, Flash- and OLE-objects (formulas, schemes, etc.)).
AVELife TestGold Agent is a light-weight freeware product for educational and psychological testing, powered by TestGold technology. The software has a high performance with possibility to work quickly enough even on out-of-date low-powered computers and it is easy-to-master and easy-to-use by means of comfortable user interface, short-spoken and obvious user guide. Thanks to free agent for testing, nowadays TestGold technology is one of the most cost-effective professional solutions for educational and psychological testing. You can test whoever, anytime and anywhere, though it were your employee or distance student or job pretender and… now you need not pay for testing.
TestGold offers complex test format. You can use 12 question types ( psychological, alternative, likert scale (3-option), likert scale (5-option), single response, multiple response, ranking, matching (including multiple), free-form single response, free-form multiple response, free-form ranking, essay), question weight, tips, feedback and various multimedia data (images, audio- and videofiles of 64 formats, including those permitting compression), test introduction with display limitation by time and period. There is an opportunity to divide test into sections and create complex psychological tests with multifactor outcome system as total summary, accentuation discovery, most and least expressive factors.
TestGold has flexible 3-Variant Data Storage Engine, permitting to choose the most preferable place for storing the application data: special local file storage, default MS Access® database or the database, specified by ADO Connection (Microsoft® SQL Server™, Oracle® database or any other one, accessible via OLE DB providers and ODBC-drivers, installed on the computer).
Restriction of test session running by sex and age of the user, improved score system and different types of grades (percent rating, numerical, American and German systems) give you opportunity to get more exact interpretation of testing results. Additional features, such as making total summary (includes psychological portrait and overall picture of professional skills and knowledge of the person) provides handy vertical analysis of testing results.
TestGold provides multilevel system of data security including authorized log on, logging of user actions, password protection and strong data protection with use of the latest encryption techniques.
Moreover, there are many other features: E-Mail testing, import of test blanks from text files in RTF or TXT format, flexible reporting based on templates,…
For more information, visit AVELife Corporate Web Site http://avelifesystems.com/).
AVELife, Inc. specializes in assessment and survey software.
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