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Blackboard Learn Administration by Terry Patterson

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Building a flat file integration

Our flat file integration starts with the development of the file itself. If we are lucky, this process allows us to bring in an administrator or a programmer who understands the student information system to help create the file. We are going to discuss the creation of three main files that any basic integration would need: users, courses, and enrollments. Each of these files has a set of required fields; however, it is hard to find a list of the fields for each file without creating an integration. Our integration will require two different integration points, one for our users and another for our courses and enrollments.

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While our discussion only reviews how to manage users, courses, and course enrollments, ...

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