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Distributed Learning Technologies

February 23, 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.

Turnitin B2 update to 2.7.1

  • In view by groups, column sorting fixed for grade and similarity
  • Updated role check so that content/course builder can no longer access the instructor inbox
  • Grades are now synced when accessing an attempt in student view.
    • This also has the effect of ensuring the paper_id parameter is never empty, which in previous versions could cause an Object ID missing error.

DB and OS kernel patching

Taking BBLearn offline to install OS and DB kernel patches.