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CDU update March 2019

Posted by bsearle Mar 20, 2019

Charles Darwin University March 2019 Update

Hosting – Learn SaaS Flexible Deployment Option (FDO)

Environments - Production, Staging and Test

Current Release – Bb Learn Release 3500.0.4-rel.19+9180e36 

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


Other Building blocks/plugins/LTI tools include -

SafeAssign

Explorance (Student Evaluation)

JSHack

Accreditation Data (Custom B2)

Log in As

Basic LTI

ShareStream SaaS

Respondus LockDown Browser and Respondus Monitor

Tutor.com

SIS Framework

Accreditation Data (Bb Consulting)

Mobile Web Services

 

In Progress-

JISC Digital Capability Framework

Pyramid Analytics upgrade v 6.5.2

Migration to Continuous Delivery (CD)

Ultra-Base navigation

Under Review-

ePortfolio – Portfolium

Digital badges - Credly

Interested in Feedback About-

Learn Ultra Transition

Bb Enterprise Surveys

bsearle

CDU Update April 2018

Posted by bsearle Apr 17, 2018

Hosting - Bb Managed Hosted, Diamond Client

Environments - Production, Staging and Test

Current Release – Bb Learn 9.1 Q4,2016

Next Upgrade – July 2018, (Bb Learn SaaS, Q2, 2018)

 

Bb License -  Community, Content Management System, Bb App, Modo Labs, Social Profiles and Tools, Blackboard Portfolios, 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 -

SafeAssign

Explorance (Student Evaluation)

JSHack

Accreditation Data (Custom B2)       

Log in As

Basic LTI

ShareStream

Bb Collaborate Original

Respondus LockDown Browser (entreprise wide)

Bb Collaborate Ultra Experience (soft launch)

Studiosity (formerly YourTutor)

Blackboard App

EesySoft - EesyMessaging & EesySupport (Semester 1 launch targeting students)

 

In Progress-

Bb Learn SaaS Migration and upgrade Bb Learn
LTI - Catapult E-learning (VET online)

SIS Framework
Muti-year agreement Blackboard
Single Sign On

EesySoft - EesyMessaging & EesySupport (Semester 2 launch targeting staff)
Modo Labs CDU Mobile Application

Under Review-

ShareStream SaaS model

Bb Ally (evaluation)

Under consideration-

ePortfolio Tools

E-Texts and Partner Cloud

 

Interested In Feedback About-

e-portfilio tools being used by the others

Migration to Bb Learn SaaS
UAT processes and steps

bsearle

CDU October Update

Posted by bsearle 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 -

SafeAssign

Explorance (Student Evaluation)

JSHack

Accreditation Data (Custom B2)       

Log in As

Basic LTI

ShareStream

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

 

bsearle

CDU - May Update

Posted by bsearle May 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)

 

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, Bb Smart View (help desk sevices) Bb Student Services (Student and staff help desk)

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 (S1 pilot 100 Level Subjects)

Online Proctoring Tools


Under consideration

SIS Framework
Learn SaS

ePortfolio Tools

E-Texts and Partner Cloud

Bb Student

 

bsearle

CDU Update November 17 Meeting

Posted by bsearle 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

Hosting - Bb Managed Hosted, Diamond Client

Environments - Production, Staging and Test

Current Release – Bb Learn 9.1 October 2014

Upgrading to – Bb Learn 9.1 Q4, 2015

Upgrade schedule – Friday 4-5 November 2016

 

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 planned for mid-November to release - 4.3.2

 

Other Building blocks/plugins/LTI tools include -

SafeAssign

Explorance (Student Evaluation)

JSHack

Accreditation Data (Custom B2)       

Log in As

ShareStream       

Respondus LockDown Browser (pilot)

Bb Collaborate Ultra Experience (pilot)

 

Under Review

Your Tutor

SIS Framework

Online Proctoring