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Blackboard Learn Administration by Terry Patterson

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Data integration with Blackboard Learn

Enterprise-level applications such as Blackboard Learn must integrate and be able to process information from external data-sets such as Student Information Systems (SIS). These systems can produce information to create users and course shells. However, creating a robust Data Integration process is the hidden veil for Blackboard Learn administrators. Our coming discussions should lift the veil from this important, and sometimes mystical, process.

The snapshot tool in Blackboard Learn

The snapshot tool consists of three different components: data source, properties file, and the snapshot script. The properties file can be thought of as a map for our snapshot tool. This tells the tool what information is coming ...

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