No, the cloud migration will be completed during the winter break after grades have been turned in. During the Spring semester, you can expect less Blackboard downtime than past semesters as the cloud offers a more reliable server infrastructure and zero downtime maintenance.
Blackboard will be offline from December 19th to December 22nd. If additional downtime is needed, you will be notified. Once the migration is complete, you can continue preparing your courses for Spring 2021 with the new home page, navigation, and features.
No worries! Your content and progress will be just like you left it once Blackboard is back online.
No, the new Ultra Base Navigation will only effect the Blackboard home page and navigation menu.
No, your course content will not be accessed.
Yes! In fact, the Blackboard app has greater compatibility with the cloud environment as both platforms use the same Ultra Base Navigation.