Hey Chris, thanks for the post! You beat me to announcing the new version
We made three big improvements in BigBlueButton 2.0-beta,
- Modern user interface
- Multi-user whiteboard
- Shared notes
For a video overview of these new features, see
For more details (along with steps to setup your own BigBlueButton 2.0 server), see this blog post.
BigBlueButton is an open source web conferencing system for online learning. It offers a deep integration with Moodle, an easy-to-use interface, and a design-focus on student engagement.
For the latest version of the BigBlueButton integration for Moodle, see BigBlueButtonBN Moodle plugin.