In catching up on my blog reading, I came across this link:e-Literate: The Blackboard Announcements, Part 2: Can Open Source Be Bought?
Apparently, I have been out of the loop a little in the LMS arena. This article was a great explanation of how things work in the open source world of LMS.
Here’s some of the other reading that I did to catch up. First, I started with the official announcement from Blackboard itself:
Blackboard Press Releases: Blackboard Acquires Moodlerooms, Netspot