The SaaS Virtual Group meets on a weekly basis to collaborate and share their experiences. This group is for Blackboard clients who are either on or planning to move to a SaaS deployment for their Blackboard Learn environment. Meetings are held every Tuesday at 1pm ET via Collaborate. For Asia Pacific clients, meetings are held the 1st and 3rd Wednesday each month.
How is your school handling authentication that requires university users to login via one authentication and other users to authentication locally to the Blackboard Learn database? --------------------------------------------------- We are migrating from self-hosted to SaaS on August 2-7, 2018 and needing advice on Authentication. When users…(Show moreShow less)
Thanks Joseph. Would you be willing to download and share your custom login.jsp? We are struggling with modifying that page to get rid of the Username and Password boxes. IF you are willing to share, you can send it to us at email@example.com . Thanks!
You are invited to attend the following Blackboard Collaborate session: Kibana Log Visualizer - Understanding In case you missed the Webinar is over and the recording can be found at the below url. Kibana Log Visualizer - Understanding Webinar Recording - 06/14/2018
Alex, Whitworth moved to SaaS in January. I am the only Blackboard admin, trainer, and end user support. We did a course by course. Communication with faculty and program assistants was key. Your decision may be based on size and situation. We are a liberal arts Christian institution almost 2500 students undergrad continuing studies program…
I mentioned this during the 6/5 virtual user group meeting, so I thought I would follow-up with a post here. It is (I hope) soon to be resolved, so this is mostly an FYI for others. The issue (as I understand it) We kept our self-hosted instance live during our migration to SaaS, because we had around 150 courses that were running during that…(Show moreShow less)
Got confirmation yesterday that we are moving from MH to SaaS this summer. It's going to be a tight turnaround so hoping things go smoothly! I've been checking our third party B2s for a while and I've checked the compatibility of all the major ones. Just a couple of smaller, custom ones to check. Is anyone using either of these B2s in SaaS?…(Show moreShow less)
I had posted information concerning issues my institution had run into during the migration to the BB listserv. A gentleman from Princeton responded with an excellent list of "lessons learned" for institutions going through migration. Here is the list with a few additions from my personal experience: SaaS Migration for Clients with…