Learning technology is playing a central and mission critical role in delivering high-quality learning opportunities and supporting the broader student experience. Students and staff expect learning technology to be ‘always on’, providing access to the resources and activities they need when they need them.
Make Your System Fit Your Needs
Managing your own infrastructure can be rewarding. It allows for total control and in-depth knowledge of your system.
Benefits of Moving to the Cloud
Making You More Agile
Our services provide true agility allowing you to free up valuable assets.
Manage the Realities of 24/7
We enable you to provide ongoing support to your institution and your students.
Our ability to provide you with a stable, reliable infrastructure helps you to further encourage academic adoption of technology and, in turn, increase student engagement.
Access to new and innovative functionality and tools.
Long-Standing Experience in Expertise
Blackboard has helped hundreds of institutions address similar challenges. We bring over 15 years of education sector experience and insights in helping clients solve the issues they’re facing. Our team of over 250 industry experts across four continents is skilled both in Blackboard applications and in managed hosting, enabling us to provide superior customer support and technical service.
250+ Full-Time Dedicated Resources; 24x7 Managed Production Environment ; 24x7 Network Operations Monitoring; 24x7 Dedicated Client Support Teams ; 24x7 Online Aggregate Usage Reporting Tool; 24x7 Anytime Blackboard Application Upgrade; Data Restores and Archiving
Redundant Core Infrastructure
State-of-the-art Tier-4 Datacenters; Fully Redundant, Fault-Tolerant Conditioned Power; Redundant Tier-1 Internet Connections ; Fully Redundant Internet & Network Equipment; Highly Available Enterprise Storage Systems4 Multiple Levels of Data Backups & Off-Site Data Storage
24x7 Physical Security at Tier-4 Datacenters; Enterprise Firewall and Intrusion Protection; 24x7 Network Security Monitoring; 24x7 Security Incident Response Team
With aggressive enrolment goals, Edge Hill took a strategic decision to invest in Blackboard Learn, its virtual learning environment. With its IT department stretched, the University chose Blackboard Managed Hosting to benefit from a much more stable and reliable VLE that couldn’t be replicated internally.