New front-end for BigBlueButton

We pleased to announce a new front-end for BigBlueButton called “GreenLight“.   GreenLight is a super simple front-end that providesa a minimalistic web-based interface to let users Create a meeting Invite others to the meeting Join a meeting Furthermore, if you configure GreenLight to use either Gmail or Twitter for authentication, users can login, create recorded

Installation video for BigBlueButton 1.1-beta

To help anyone installing BigBlueButton for the first time, we’ve created an installation video that walks you through the install steps at BigBlueButton 1.1-beta installation guide. The video covers installing BigBlueButton 1.1-beta (or later) on an new server assigning a hostname, and configuring it with SSL certificate from Let’s Encrypt. Here’s the video below —

BigBlueButton at Dearborn Public Schools

Interested in how schools are using open source to provide integrated solutions to their students. Here’s a video from Chris Kenniburg showing how Dearborn Public Schools using Moodle, Mahara, and BigBlueButton to offer in integrated learning environment.

Closed Captioning and Breakout Rooms (BigBlueButton 1.1-beta)

Hi Everyone, We are very pleased to announce the availability of BigBlueButton 1.1-beta that adds the following enhancements: Breakout Rooms Live Closed Captioning Faster Desktop Sharing BigBlueButton is an open source web conferencing system for online learning. The goal of the project is to provide remote students a high-quality online learning experience. The addition of

BigBlueButton Developer Summit IX

We recently finished our ninth developer summit in Porto Alegro, Brazil. It was a great week working on the BigBlueButton 1.1-beta version, HTML5 client, and mobile client (Android & iOS). As with every summit, we made a number of presentations on our progress. BigBlueButton Project Update Here’s an update on the project and our work