Wimba Live Classroom Server Maintenance on Sunday, December 19, 2010

Wimba, the service provider for Live Classroom in Blackboard, will be performing maintenance on their servers on Sunday, December 19, 2010. Wimba Live Classroom will be unavailable for 1-2 hours while the maintenance is performed.

For more information about Wimba Live Classroom, visit:


Technical support for Wimba can be obtained directly from the vendor at technicalsupport@wimba.com or 1-866-350-4978.

Wimba Tool Upgrade in Blackboard on Thursday, August 19, 2010

Wimba tools in Blackboard will experience a brief (5 minute) interruption between 5 and 6 p.m. today, August 19, 2010.

Wimba Voice and Classroom building blocks inside of Blackboard are being upgraded to the most recent version to resolve a browser incompatibility issue.

Wimba Voice and Classroom tools are used for virtual classroom experience and collaboration among students and instructors in a course.

More information on Wimba can be found at:


Please call the Help Desk with questions about this or any other IT issue at 573-341-HELP (4357) or submit an online Help Request at http://help.mst.edu.

Wimba Upgrade on October 9, 2009

IT will be upgrading Wimba Voice Tools building block within Blackboard on Friday, October 9, 2009, starting at 5:30 p.m.

Wimba Live Classroom and other Voice Tools will be unavailable for approximately 30 minutes during the upgrade process.

Regular Blackboard services will still be available.

If you have any questions, please contact the IT Help Desk at 573-341-HELP.