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CDU Update November 17 Meeting

Blog Post created by bsearle on Nov 15, 2016

Hosting - Bb Managed Hosted, Diamond Client

Environments - Production, Staging and Test

Current Release – Bb Learn 9.1 Q4, 2015 (upgrade complete Nov 4-5)

Next Upgrade – planned for 2017, release to be determined

 

Bb License -  Community, Content Management System, Mobile Learn, Mosaic, Social Profiles and Tools, Blackboard Portfolios, Blackboard IM, Bb Collaborate (Original/Ultra), Bb A4L, SQL Reporting Services, Pyramid Analytics, VoiceThread

 

A4L Upgrade from release 4.3.1 to 4.3.2

Confirmed for mid-November 2016

The release highlight includes;

•          New reporting capability in SQL Reporting Services (SSRS)

•          Rebranded integrated Bb Learn Reports (Ultra style)

•          Reporting performance improvements

 

Other Building blocks/plugins/LTI tools include -

SafeAssign

Explorance (Student Evaluation)

JSHack

Accreditation Data (Custom B2)       

Log in As

Basic LTI

ShareStream

Bb Collaborate Original

Respondus LockDown Browser (pilot)

Bb Collaborate Ultra Experience (pilot)

 

Under Review

Your Tutor (pilot Summer Semester)

SIS Framework

Online Proctoring

Outcomes