Category: Releases

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

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 2.0-beta Released

The BigBlueButton project is pleased to announce the availability of BigBlueButton 2.0-beta. The goal of the project is to enable remote students to have a high-quality online learning experience. A key component of achieving this goal is giving the tools to engage remote students. In this release we focused on increasing the ease of use

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