Thursday, August 23, 2012

Blackboard Maintenance

Blackboard may be unavailable from 12AM through 4AM on Friday, August 24th for the Managed Hosting Engineers to perform emergency infrastructure maintenance. This maintenance is not expected to be service-impacting, however they are notifying UNC in the event that brief intermittent connectivity is experienced for a few minutes during this maintenance window. If you have any questions or concerns regarding Blackboard or the scheduled maintenance, please contact the Technical Support Center at: (970) 351-4357 or via e-mail at: help@unco.edu.

Monday, August 20, 2012

Blackboard 9.1 Upgrade Complete

The Blackboard 9.1 Learning Management System upgrade has been completed. We apologize for the delay and any inconveniences caused as Blackboard Managed Hosting support worked to complete this upgrade. Please feel free to contact the Technical Support Center if you have any questions or need assistance using the upgraded version. We can be reached by phone at: (970) 351-4357 or via e-mail at: help@unco.edu.

Wednesday, August 15, 2012

Blackboard Upgrade August 18th

As a part of the ongoing efforts to maintain a stable, reliable and functional online learning environment, Blackboard is being updated on Saturday August 18th, beginning at 12:30AM. Blackboard will be unavailable from the start of the update at 12:30AM until approximately 10:00pm on the 18th. Once the Blackboard Managed Hosting team has completed the update, our team of Instructional Designers and System Administrators will confirm and communicate with campus that access has been restored. This update will apply to all courses and content within the environment, correcting previously identified issues and adding functionality while not impacting the current course display and layout. If you have any questions or concerns regarding Blackboard or the scheduled upgrade, please contact the Technical Support Center at: 970-351-4357 or via e-mail at: help@unco.edu.