CDU October Update

Blog Post created by bsearle on Oct 17, 2017

Hosting - Bb Managed Hosted, Diamond Client

Environments - Production, Staging and Test

Current Release – Bb Learn 9.1 Q4, 2015

Next Upgrade – November 2017, (Q4, 2016) Scheduled for 3-4 November


Bb License -  Community, Content Management System, Bb App, Modo Labs, Social Profiles and Tools, Blackboard Portfolios, Blackboard IM, Bb Collaborate (Original/Ultra), Bb A4L, SQL Reporting Services, Pyramid Analytics, VoiceThread, Bb Smart View (help desk sevices) Bb Student Services (Student and staff help desk)

Other Building blocks/plugins/LTI tools include -


Explorance (Student Evaluation)


Accreditation Data (Custom B2)       

Log in As

Basic LTI


Bb Collaborate Original

Respondus LockDown Browser (entreprise wide)

Bb Collaborate Ultra Experience (soft launch)

Studiosity (formerly YourTutor)

Blackboard App


In Progress-

EesySoft - EesyMessaging & EesySupport

Modo Labs transition from Mosaic


Under Review-

Bb Instructor

Under consideration-

SIS Framework
Bb Learn SaSS

ePortfolio Tools

E-Texts and Partner Cloud


Interested In Feedback About-

e-portfilio tools being used by the others

others considering a migration to Bb Learn SaaS