Tag Archives: Scriba

Vert Capital and Scriba Corp: Institutions losing course data in company’s death throes

By Phil HillMore Posts (466) After last year’s disastrous outage at UC Davis due to Scriba Corp’s change of data center for the Sakai LMS (branded as SmartSite at UC Davis), it turns out that there is more damage to … Continue reading

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UC Davis Lessons: Open is as open does

By Phil HillMore Posts (466) It’s interesting how one phrase can cause such a reaction. There is an interesting angle here in that Sakai is open source yet data is not easily recoverable. This comment came from the original post … Continue reading

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LMS Outage: Exclusive view of UC Davis contract with Scriba

By Phil HillMore Posts (466) 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 (466) [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 (466) 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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