For setup information and guides, please see the following links:
- Kaltura Video Building Block 5 for Blackboard Learn 9.x Installation and Upgrade Guide
- Kaltura Video Building Block 5 for Blackboard Learn 9.x User Manual
- Blackboard's SaaS version Official Release Dates.
- Release Notes for Learn Self- and Managed-Hosting
- Kaltura's Latest Building Block Installation file.
These release notes pertain to the Kaltura Video Building Block 5 for Blackboard Learn 9.x, released September 16, 2019, build version 5.2.9, minimum KAF version 5.86.x, supporting the Blackboard SaaS, Self- and Managed-Hosting deployments .
The Kaltura Video Building Block supports the following service packs:
- Blackboard Learn Self- and Managed-Hosting - Q2 2019, Q4 2018, Q2 2018, and Q4 2017.
- Blackboard Learn SaaS in the classic Learn experience v3700.
This version introduces the following new items:
KMS-19684 - Tested support for HttpClient version 4.x introduced by Blackboard on v3700.5.0 - Tests passed successfully
KMS-19205 - JDK support - Kaltura is now Verified - see https://community.blackboard.com/thread/8334-learn-3rd-party-building-blocks-java-11-readiness
Old B2 version embeds can now be edited.