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Blackboard: Ask and Ye Shall Receive (Better Answers)

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1104) About a week ago, I complained about Blackboard’s lack of clarity in messaging about their platform in general and the implications for managed hosting customers in particular. I wrote, in part, What is “Premium SaaS”? … Continue reading

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Blackboard Ultra and Other Product and Company Updates

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1104) Phil and I spent much of this past week at BbWorld trying to understand what is going on there. The fact that their next-generation Ultra user experience is a year behind is deservedly getting a … Continue reading

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Instructure Is Truly Anomalous

By Michael FeldsteinMore Posts (1104) Phil started his last post with the following: I’m not sure which is more surprising – Instructure’s continued growth with no major hiccups or their competitors’ inability after a half-decade to understand and accept what is … Continue reading

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SunGard HE and Blackboard Acquisitions: Compare and Contrast

By Phil HillMore Posts (477) UPDATE:  In the section on ‘Cash Cow vs. Growth Potential’, my choice of words could have caused misunderstanding.  I did not mean to equate Operating Income with Cash Flow, and my choice of the word … Continue reading

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