consolidation continues - BlackBoard + WebCT & more.
The Learning Circuits
OCTOBER 12, 2005
Wow, consolidation is running rampart in the eLearning space as everyone continues to merge or acquire. Today BlackBoard announced plans to merge with WebCT; the two leading providers in the higher education eLearning space (BlackBoard alone forecasts US$150M+ for their fiscal year). It also doesn't bode well for WebCT's willingness to play with open source (sorry Harold!)