July 2011

eLearning System Maintenance

 

An eLearning system outage will occur at 6:00 a.m. Wednesday, July 27, 2011. The application servers will be shutdown at 6:00 and available again around 7:00 a.m. This maintenance is necessary to apply system patches to the application servers and upgrade license keys.

The WebCT CE8 and Blackboard Learn 9 stage and production learning management systems will not be available during this period.

Migrate eLearning Courses to Bb Learn 9

UNI faculty planning to use the UNI eLearning system for fall 2011 courses who want to use an existing course as a template are strongly encouraged to participate in one of the new "Migrating to Bb Learn 9" workshops. During these workshops, you will take one of your existing eLearning classes and migrate it to the new Bb Learn 9 system. Several workshops have been added to the schedule in July and August. For specific times and workshop details, visit https://access.uni.edu/cgi-bin/training/train_enroll.cgi?command=start&a....

eLearning Website Converted to Drupal

ITS-Educational Technology recently converted the UNI eLearning support website to Drupal. The home page continues to be www.uni.edu/elearning, however many of the subpages that pertain to Blackboard Learn 9 are being updated. Please update bookmarks and websites accordingly that link to UNI eLearning information. Questions should be sent to elearning@uni.edu .

eLearning System Maintenance

An eLearning system outage will occur Wednesday, July 13, 2011. The system will be shutdown at 6:00 a.m. and available again around 7:00 A.M. This outage is necessary to perform maintenance on the application server storage system.
 
The Blackboard and WebCT stage and production learning management systems and electronic portfolio application will not be available during this period.