Category Archives: Notable Posts

LMS Outage: Exclusive view of UC Davis contract with Scriba

By Phil HillMore Posts (413) When I first heard about the recent LMS outage at UC Davis – which left the school with no LMS access for a full week and without a fully functional LMS through the remainder of the … Continue reading

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SmartSite Goes Dumb: A student’s view of the UC Davis LMS outage

By Phil HillMore Posts (413) [ed. Cydney Jones is a junior at UC Davis, and she was kind enough to share information and insights during my coverage of the UC Davis LMS outage (their Sakai-based LMS is branded as SmartSite … Continue reading

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Update on UC Davis LMS Fiasco: Finishing the term with two partial systems

By Phil HillMore Posts (413) After the LMS outage that started May 20th – covered here, here, and here at e-Literate – UC Davis has finished its spring academic term as of June 9th using two partial systems, one for … Continue reading

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Online Program Management: A view of the market landscape

By Phil HillMore Posts (413) One of the fastest-growing market segments in ed tech, and one of the least-understood, is that of Online Program Management (OPM). It doesn’t help that the terms OPM, Online Enablers, Online Service Providers are used … Continue reading

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UC Davis LMS Back Online: Update on what we know about Scriba Sakai outage

By Phil HillMore Posts (413) I’ve been told by two sources that the UC Davis LMS outage I described in this post may be over, and the SmartSite LMS is back online (SmartSite is UC Davis’ implementation of Sakai, hosted by … Continue reading

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