BlackBoard Collaborate

  • Blackboard Collaborate provides open, education-focused collaboration solutions for educators and students across web conferencing, mobile collaboration, instant messaging, and voice authoring technologies
  • The product serves educators, parents and students in K-12 and higher ed
  • Originally founded as Elluminate in 2000, the company was acquired by Blackboard to rebranded as Blackboard Collaborate (along with another acquisition, Wimba)
  • http://www.blackboard.com/platforms/collaborate/overview.aspx