14th Developer Summit

The BigBlueButton project finished its 14th developers summit at Algonquin College, Ottawa, Ontario on May 10th, hosting 25 developers from around the world. Attending the summit were developers from Brazil, Germany, Spain, USA, Tunisia, and Canada to participate in a week of coding, meetings, and team building events (read: lots of good food after long

Greenlight 2.0

Greenlight is a simple-to-use web application that you can install on any BigBlueButton 2.0 server.  We introduced Greenlight 1.0 last year to give users the ability to create a meeting, invite others to join the meeting, and manage the recordings. Today we are announcing Greenlight 2.0.  We took all the feedback from the first version

Developer Summit XII (with videos)

The BigBlueButton core developers recently wrapped up its 12th BigBlueButton Developer summit, held in Seneca College, York Campus (Ontario, Canada). Between May 23rd and May 27, developers from Seneca College, iMDT, Mconf, and Blindside Networks collaborated together for a full week on implementing new features,  planning the product road map, and hunting (and fixing bugs).

Install BigBlueButton in 15 minutes

Installation/configuration of BigBlueButton just got a lot easier. We have released an install/setup script that automates the install steps in a single command.  This means, in most cases (depending on the server’s internet connection), you can quickly have your own BigBlueButton server ready-to-use in under 15 minutes. We’ve always had detailed step-by-step instructions.  Recently, we

BigBlueButton’s Project Growth

BigBlueButton is an open source web conferencing for online learning.  The project’s features and community have substantially in the recent years. To celebrate the growth we put together the above infographic on some project’s key statistics.