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Distributed Learning Technologies

March 2, 2017: Scheduled Maintenance

Standard maintenance time for Blackboard services is 5:00 AM to 7:30 AM each Thursday morning. Faculty, students, and staff may be unable to access Blackboard during this window.

Blackboard DBA and OS Security patching

  • Took BBLearn offline to install OS and DB kernel patches.

SoftChalk integration

Integrated SoftChalk Version 1.3.0, new way of creating course content, and syncing it to any learning management system.

  • This building block integrates Blackboard with SoftChalk and ScoreCenter

  • Enables Course Instructors to create/edit content and have it synced to different blackboard course sections