Distributed Learning Technologies

BB Learn Q4 2017 CU2 Update

Summary

Blackboard releases semi-annual service pack upgrades that include enhanced functionality and bug fixes. Chico State is currently running the Q2 2017 CU5 service pack, and this project will upgrade our installation to the Q4 2017 CU2 service pack.

Timeline

  • Scheduled 8-hour downtime on Saturday, June 9th, 12:30 AM - 8:30 AM

System Enhancements

  • Improved grading with rubrics

  • Chemistry notation support

  • Grade display standardization

  • Additional ARIA landmarks in the Original Course View

  • More efficient Grade Center cleanup

  • More responsive Blogs and Journals tools

  • Mobile device navigation improvements for the Original experience

  • Discussion Board "Replies to Me"

Additional information

  1. Change Management Process
  2. Upgrade Operations Log
  3. Service Pack Release Notes(opens in new window)