UNMC is currently using Blackboard Release 9.1.130093.0 (SP13) Check out What’s New Blackboard will be upgraded to 9.1 SP14 or newer at the end of the Spring 2015 semester.
Did you know that UNMC Blackboard (my.unmc.edu) server is available 99.9% . A preliminary information gathering is highly beneficial prior to contacting Information Technology Services for assistance. Common inquiries / issues that appear to be a Blackboard are in fact other technical issues: The file will not load The referring link to the file is not directed to the correct file or does not exist on the server (EXAMPLE: htp://webmedia.unmc.edu/pharmacology/drug.jpg) The Blackboard link refers to a file which was originally uploaded and was then deleted… Continue Reading
Monthly maintenance is scheduled the third Sunday of each month 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. During the maintenance Blackboard is NOT available. The next scheduled maintenance is Sunday, February 15, 2015
Educational Technology Update 9.21.2011 Classroom Educational Technology During the past year, UNMC has seen a significant expansion of technology enhanced classrooms with the addition of the Center for Nursing Sciences (10 new classrooms/conference rooms) and the Maurer Center for Public Health (12 new classrooms/conference rooms) buildings. Additional areas across the multiple campus sites in Nebraska have seen technology upgrades and enhancements, as well. The two new buildings located on the Omaha campus have added innovative technology enhanced classroom spaces that include Video (IP) conferencing, web… Continue Reading
Classroom Updates and Changes for Fall 2011 Operating System and Software Updates Windows 7 – Most classrooms are now running Windows 7 operating system. The desktop screen should look as similar as we were able to make to the previous version from last year. One difference that will be noticeable is that the systems will default at the login screen to login into the UNMC campus domain, individuals with a TNMC id and password will need to follow the instructions below the login area for… Continue Reading
Educational Technology Update – July 7, 2011 This is an update on UNMC classroom educational technology activities currently underway, completed or planned for the next few months. Classroom Technology Updates and Changes As in past summers, UNMC ITS is updating classroom, labs and cluster computers and technology. Most of the updates this summer are related to server replacement, software updates and upgrades to more current editions, and adjustments to enhance performance of computers and av technology. The major updates and upgrades include the conversion of… Continue Reading