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PRNewswire: Blackboard Inc. Announces Online Teaching and Learning Platform

“Blackboard CourseInfo 3.0 provides enhanced communication and
assessment features that foster greater interaction between
students and instructors. In addition, Blackboard CourseInfo 3.0
will ship with built-in interfaces that will enable customers, with
upcoming utilities, to switch from standalone Web course tools to
the integrated Blackboard platform.”

“Blackboard is the only company to provide Universal Learning
Solutions, a three-tiered roadmap for educators to host single
course Web sites free with Blackboard.com, multiple course Web
sites with Blackboard CourseInfo, and entire online campuses with
Blackboard Campus. The new 3.0 release solidifies Blackboard’s
“first-mover” position in online education.”

“Blackboard CourseInfo… Version 3.0 is scheduled for
general availability on August 1, 1999 for the Linux and Solaris
operating systems.”


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