Panopto announces video integration with Blackboard Learn Ultra

SEATTLE, April 12, 2019Panopto, the leading video platform for universities and businesses, today announced the release of the company’s new integration for the Blackboard Learn Ultra learning management system. Panopto’s seamless integration with Blackboard Learn Ultra makes it easier than ever for customers of Blackboard and Panopto to create, share, and view learning and lecture capture videos within any courses in the Blackboard Learn Ultra experience.

Panopto’s new integration with Blackboard Learn Ultra features two-way single sign-on, rolling permissions sync to ensure permissions stay current, access sync to enable students to see all the videos they have access to, and SCORM support. With the integration, Blackboard users can easily embed videos, playlists, and even a complete Panopto video library directly within Ultra. Panopto’s easy-to-use, all-in-one video platform provides faculty, administrators, and students with everything they need for success with video-based learning, including flexible options for recording, lecture capture, video management, quizzing, editing, analytics, note-taking, and discussions.

“From day one, we’ve built Panopto to seamlessly integrate into the interface and infrastructure of learning management systems,” said Eric Burns, co-founder and CEO of Panopto. “With today’s announcement, we’re bringing that seamless integration to Ultra, providing faculty and students with the industry’s best support for academic video in their courses.”

“We’re pleased to count Panopto as part of the Blackboard Learn Ultra environment. As one of our recognized partners, Panopto has been making video easy for our Blackboard community for more than a decade,” said Jim Chalex, Vice President of Teaching & Learning Product Management at Blackboard. “The number of clients adopting Blackboard Learn Ultra continues to grow steadily, and having partners like Panopto bringing Ultra compatible integrations allows us to jointly deliver the best experience for our users.”

Panopto customers using Blackboard Learn Ultra can contact their Panopto account team to learn more about the integration. Organizations interested in using Panopto as part of their Blackboard Learn Ultra experience can contact Panopto sales at [email protected] to learn how they can qualify for a free trial of Panopto.

About Panopto

Panopto helps universities and businesses create searchable video libraries of their institutional knowledge. Since 2007, the company has been a pioneer in video content management systems, video capture software, and inside-video search technology. Today, Panopto’s video platform is the largest repository of expert learning videos in the world. Headquartered in Seattle, with offices in Pittsburgh, London, Hong Kong, Beijing, and Sydney, Panopto has received industry recognition for its innovation, rapid growth, and company culture. For more information, visit