Blackboard will be down for system maintenance and not available December 29th from 12:30 AM until 8:30 AM in order to apply system security updates. Ensure you are not logged into the system at this time as there may be multiple restarts during the patching process. Faculty, staff, and students will not be able to access Blackboard while the update is in progress.
Software updates are important because they often include critical patches to security holes. They can also improve the stability of software, and remove outdated features. All of these updates are aimed at making the user experience better.
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