I wanted to share some additional information on the service interruption that we experienced on October 7 which resulted in blackboard.com domains being temporarily unavailable. The service interruption was caused by a planned network configuration change that was not expected to, nor should have, impacted service availability. Once client impact… Show more
I am sure many of you were impacted by the big Blackboard outage earlier this week. I have reached out to our account rep to find out the cause of the issue, but no information is available yet. Our network admin seems to think that maybe Blackboard (or AWS?) was hacked? I do not quite understand networking, so I cannot speculate. However, since… Show more
The first rule of upgrade club is that everyone talks about upgrade club. The purpose of this thread is for anyone doing an upgrade this year to check in, state what version/platform they are on now, and to what version they plan to upgrade. Maybe we can find some useful common ground and exploit some synergies? At Southampton we will do an… Show more
Hey Everyone! On behalf of Turnitin I'm pleased to announce that Blackboard LTI customers who are using Blackboard version 3700.9.0 and above are now able to use LTI 1.3 for Turnitin integrations. This version addresses many of the known issues that were raised with the Blackboard LTI 1.1 integration. Adding support for LTI Advantage will… Show more
Some of my faculty use Blackboard Drive which is not being supported after the end of this year. I have been testing Cyberduck but wondered if a better way is the OneDrive and Blackboard partnering. Has anyone used OneDrive to upload and download BB documents? This is in Learn.
Kindly help in providing the correct writing of key answer involving random numbers in (Test Canvas) as a key answer. the numbers are 23, 26, 27, 22, 10 , 7, 9, 8, 25, 24 , 19, 30 , 14, 3 I tried so many trials with adding [ ] or ( ) but i am not able to figure out the pattern match. kindly help as i have 120 students for grading such type of… Show more
Hiba, Placing a pipe (vertical bar symbol) in between all the values will allow you to set up a pattern: 23|26|27|22|10|7|9|8|25|24|19|30|14|3 The same works for text. Assuming you're creating a "Fill in Multiple Blanks Question" setting a similar pattern match for each answer option should work: maxillary|permanent|right|second|premolar…
I was wondering if anyone has a course review program (not affiliated with Exemplary Course/BB or QM) at their university. We're contemplating having an opt-in program where the course is reviewed by an ID and IT person. I would love to see other examples of how other schools may have implemented their own version to help faculty level up their… Show more