Collaborate Ultra Recording Maintenance Coming in January 2022

As a part of regular maintenance to improve the performance of Collaborate Ultra, Blackboard Client Support will delete Collaborate Ultra recordings that were created before July 31st 2021. Recordings that faculty created after this date will remain on the Collaborate Ultra server until further notice. Faculty have until January 31st, 2022 to move any Collaborate Ultra recordings that […]

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Collaborate Ultra

Best Practices for Re-Using Collaborate Ultra Recordings

If you have recorded live lectures in Collaborate Ultra that do not contain personally identifying student information and wish to preserve the recordings for future use, you may download them from your Blackboard sections and upload them to YuJa. See these instructions and the embedded video below to see how this is done. In addition to preserving […]

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Collaborate Ultra

An Introduction to Collaborate Ultra

Similar to Skype or Google Hangouts, but designed specifically for education, Collaborate Ultra is a communication tool integrated within courses in Blackboard that faculty can use to conduct online office hours and synchronous web-based meetings with students.This mobile-friendly tool supports up to 250 participants in a session with live webcam streaming and call-in options in […]

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