Category: Releases

BigBlueButton 1.1 Released

The BigBlueButton project is pleased to announce the release of BigBlueButton 1.1. BigBlueButton is an open source web conferencing system for online learning.  It provides the instructor with real-time sharing of audio, video, slides, chat, polls, emojis and their screen.  BigBlueButton can also record and playback sessions for later viewing. Major new features in BigBlueButton

New front-end for BigBlueButton

GreenLight is a simple front-end that provides a minimalist 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 meetings, and manage the recordings.  For users that have logged in, GreenLight

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 —

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 1.0 Released

The BigBlueButton project is pleased to announce the release of BigBlueButton 1.0, our 15th release in over seven years of development. 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. This release gives instructors more abilities to engage