Blackboard Begins 2011 with New K-12 and College Offerings

February 2011
Educational Marketer;2/14/2011, Vol. 42 Issue 4, p4
Trade Publication
The article offers information on the various services offered by enterprise software and service provider Blackboard Inc. which invests on market interest in mobile devices and cloud-based architecture in the U.S. It cites the features of CourseSites, a fully hosted and supported online course system of teaching and learning technologies. The unveiling of the company's Blackboard Analytics, a suite of business intelligence applications for higher education is also cited.


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