#blackboard BB loses its high profile clients

August 24th, 2015

Blackboard Inc., Moodle partner is again in news for loosing its high profile clients to other open source LMS software’s. Acc. to the news by Washington post (here), BB has lost its market share from 90% in 2006 to 44% today.


This month, the University of Texas at Austin will move its online content from Blackboard to Canvas, a program made by ed-tech competitor Instructure. Duke switched from Blackboard to Sakai in 2011. The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill started a Sakai pilot program in 2008 and jumped ship from Blackboard in 2014.

Read the full article here.