Tag Archives: Blackboard

Launch Of Moodle Users Association: 44 members sign up, mostly as individuals

By Phil HillMore Posts (402) The Moodle Users Association (MUA), a crowd-funding group for additional Moodle core development, announced today that it is open for members to join. Technically the site was internally announced on its web site last Friday, but the … Continue reading

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The Massive Decline In Larger Education Company Market Caps

By Phil HillMore Posts (402) After our coverage of Blackboard’s CEO change last week, we were both interviewed by the Washington Business Journal, with the following lede: Analysts and sources I spoke with Monday, both on and off the record, … Continue reading

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Blackboard Replaces CEO Jay Bhatt: What happened

By Phil HillMore Posts (402) Just over four years since Providence Equity Partners acquired Blackboard and three years after they brought in Jay Bhatt to replace co-founder Michael Chasen, the company announced another change in CEO. Blackboard has removed Jay … Continue reading

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Unizin RFP For LMS: An offering to appease the procurement gods?

By Phil HillMore Posts (402) Well this was interesting: Unizin issues an RFP for "Enterprise and Multitentant LMS" https://t.co/kRVSyzQgYI & I owe my wife an engagement ring soon — Phil Hill (@PhilOnEdTech) December 30, 2015 In a blog post from Monday, … Continue reading

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LMS Market Updates, Dec 2015

By Phil HillMore Posts (402) There seems to be a series of news and analysis on the LMS higher education market worth summarizing. Major Adoption News I posted last weekend about University of Phoenix (UoP) and their LMS. UoP is well-known … Continue reading

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