September 2019 Release Notes - Blackboard Learn

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Version 5.2.9 

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.

New Features

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 

Resolved Issues




Old B2 version embeds can now be edited.


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