Disclaimer: This news item was originally posted on Thursday, Jan 11, 2018. Its content may no longer be timely or accurate.

Blackboard Collaborate Ultra: January Update (1/14/18)

Posted: 15:42:35, Thursday, Jan 11, 2018   Expiration: 18:00:00, Monday, Jan 15, 2018

Blackboard plans to deploy a new release on Sunday, January 14, 2018, during which the service will remain available. This is primarily a maintenance update though will involve the use of a new service-side process for converting PowerPoints and PDF files to improve accessibility. According to the vendor, there will be some minor differences in the conversion process that will vary depending on the source document, however the accessibility on content slides has been improved.

Additional details are available in the release notes provided by the vendor.

-- Blackboard Collaborate Service

Created: 09:42:35, Thursday, Jan 11, 2018 (by Peter M.)
Updated: 15:48:47, Thursday, Jan 11, 2018 (by Peter M.)