BigBlueButtonBN Moodle Plugin ranked #9


Blindside Networks has developed and supported the BigBlueButtonBN plugin for Moodle for over five years now. The BigBlueButtonBN plugin is about giving instructors a simple (yet powerful) way to integrate BigBlueButton into their courses. We recently saw it was ranked #9 in overall downloads for all Moodle plugins! We’ve recently added features such supporting custom … Read more

BigBlueButton 1.0-beta released


The BigBlueButton project recently announce the release of BigBlueButton 1.0-beta, which includes polling, improved video dock, emoji icons, and support for Puffin Browser. For more details see BigBlueButton 1.0-beta released.

BigBlueButton integration with Moodle has been updated


We are pleased to announce the new version of the BigBlueButton integration with Moodle. The plugin BigBlueButtonBN version 2.0.0-b1 is for the moment available only in GitHub and can be downloaded from here. As soon as we move it to the next stage in our development process it will be released to the Moodle Plugin … Read more

Blindside Networks hosting iMoot 2015


Blindside Networks is providing the hosting for BigBlueButton for iMoot 2015 — the largest fully on-line Moodle conference. You can follow all the action on the twitter feed #imoot15 Here’s a screenshot of Martin Dougiamas giving the keynote address.

BigBlueButton 0.9.0 Released


The BigBlueButton project has just announced the released of BigBlueButton 0.9.0 — the twelfth major release of the project. Blindside Networks started the BigBlueButton project in 2008 and we’ve managed each of the core released. We have high standards for each release. In over eleven months of development and over five months of testing, working … Read more

Installation video for BigBlueButton


To make it easy for you to setup BigBlueButton on your server, we’ve made this video based on the latest installation instructions for BigBlueButton 0.9.0-RC. See: Enjoy!

Events in 2015 where you can meet us in person


We have a busy year ahead for conferences and events in 2015 (see: Events). Most of these events are learning and educational technology conferences and we are also an exhibitor. If you are planning to attend any of these events and are interested in BigBlueButton and our services — come visit us at the Blindside … Read more

Updates to the Sakai Meeting Tool


Blindside Networks updated the Sakai Meeting Tool (BigBlueButton integration) with the following new features Wait for moderator (rooms can now be set so students can’t enter until a moderator enters) Hide duration iCalendar options for notification Use the new Sakai editor   For more information see PDF overview of what’s new in this update to the … Read more

Supporting iMoot 2014


Blindside Networks is once again providing commercial support for BigBlueButton to iMoot, the international on-line Moodle Moot. iMoot 2014 is a completely online conference with attendees and presenters from all over the world. All 70+ sessions are held online using BigBlueButton. We are providing the hosting for BigBlueButton, support of the staff, and conversion of … Read more