Hackboard is open to folks in the US regardless of their affiliation -- or lack there of -- with Blackboard. As such, some contestants may not have access to Behind the Blackboard to download the Blackboard Learn 9.1 Q2 2017 Developer Virtual Machine to build their application against. For these folks, we are providing a version of the Q2 2017 Virtual Machine valid through July 31, 2017. This will allow you to develop your application, record your demo, and use at DevCon and BbWorld should you be selected as a winner.
Here are the downloadable files you will need: