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Open LMS EDU Release Schedule

Open LMS release information

Major and maintenance pack release times are scheduled by Technical Operations, and typically happen at 12:30 A.M. local time of the corresponding datacenter. The exception is for sites hosted in the Virginia datacenter, where releases start in Eastern, Central, and Pacific time zones. Upgrades dates and times are estimated below but you should confirm with your Engagement Manager for confirmation. We update this page with new information when it’s available.

Upcoming Releases

Open LMS EDU 3.11 Maintenance Pack 1

  • Sandbox Upgrade: Thursday, January 27, 2022, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM ET
  • Production Upgrade: Thursday, February 10, 2022, 12:30 AM – 2:30 AM local datacenter time

Open LMS EDU 3.11 Maintenance Pack 2

  • Sandbox Upgrade: Thursday, April 7, 2022, 8 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM ET
  • Production Upgrade: Thursday, April 21, 2022, 12:30 AM – 2:30 AM local datacenter time

Open LMS EDU 3.11 Maintenance Pack 3 (Proposed)

  • Sandbox Upgrade: Thursday, June 2, 2022, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM ET
  • Production Upgrade: Thursday, June 16, 2022, 12:30 AM – 2:30 AM local datacenter time

Open LMS EDU 3.11 Maintenance Pack 4 (Proposed)

  • Sandbox Upgrade: Thursday, July 28, 2022, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM ET
  • Production Upgrade: Thursday, August 11, 2022, 12:30 AM – 2:30 AM local datacenter time

Open LMS EDU 3.11 Maintenance Pack 5 (Proposed)

  • Sandbox Upgrade: Thursday, October 6, 2022, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM ET
  • Production Upgrade: Thursday, October 20, 2022, 12:30 AM – 2:30 AM local datacenter time

Open LMS EDU 4.0 (Proposed)

  • Sandbox Upgrade: Thursday, December 1, 2022 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM ET
  • Production Upgrade: Wednesday, December 28, 2022, 12:30 AM – 6:30 AM local datacenter time

Prior Maintenance Releases

Open LMS 3.10 Maintenance Pack 2

  • Sandbox Upgrade: Thursday, 10/7/2021 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM ET
  • Production Upgrade: Thursday 10/21/2021 12:30 AM – 2:30 AM local datacenter time

 Open LMS 3.10 Maintenance Pack 1

  • Sandbox Upgrade: Thursday, 8/5/2021 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM ET
  • Production Upgrade: Thursday 8/12/2021 12:30 AM – 2:30 AM local datacenter time

Open LMS 3.9 Maintenance Pack 2

  • Sandbox Upgrade: Thursday,4/8/2021 8 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM ET
  • Production Upgrade: Thursday 4/15/2021 12:30 AM – 2:30 AM local datacenter time

Open LMS 3.9 Maintenance Pack 1

  • Sandbox Upgrade: Thursday, 2/4/2021 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM ET
  • Production Upgrade: Thursday 2/11/2021 12:30 AM – 2:30 AM local datacenter time

Open LMS 3.8 Maintenance Pack 2

  • Sandbox Upgrade: Thursday, 10/1/2020 8 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM ET
  • Production Upgrade: Thursday 10/8/2020 12:30 AM – 2:30 AM local datacenter time

Open LMS 3.8 Maintenance Pack 1

  • Sandbox Upgrade: Thursday, 8/6/2020 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM ET
  • Production Upgrade: Thursday 8/13/2020 12:30 AM – 2:30 AM local datacenter time

Open LMS 3.7 Maintenance Pack 2

  • Sandbox Upgrade: Thursday,4/09/2020 8 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM ET
  • Production Upgrade: Thursday 4/16/2020 12:30 AM – 2:30 AM local datacenter time

Blackboard Open LMS 3.7 Maintenance Pack 1

  • Sandbox Upgrade: Thursday, 2/6/2020 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM ET
  • Production Upgrade: Thursday 2/13/2020 12:30 AM – 2:30 AM local datacenter time

Blackboard Open LMS 3.6 Maintenance Pack 2

  • Sandbox Upgrade: Thursday, 10/10/2019 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM ET
  • Production Upgrade: Thursday 10/17/2019 12:30 AM – 2:30 AM local datacenter time

Blackboard Open LMS 3.6 Maintenance Pack 1

  • Sandbox Upgrade: Thursday, 8/1/2019 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM ET
  • Production Upgrade: Thursday 8/8/2019 12:30 AM – 2:30 AM local datacenter time

Blackboard Open LMS 3.5 Maintenance Pack 2

  • Sandbox Upgrade: Thursday,4/11/2019 8 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM ET
  • Production Upgrade: Thursday 4/18/2019 12:30 AM – 2:30 AM local datacenter time

Blackboard Open LMS 3.5 Maintenance Pack 1

  • Sandbox Upgrade: Thursday, 2/7/2019 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM ET
  • Production Upgrade: Thursday 2/14/2019 12:30 AM – 2:30 AM local datacenter time

Blackboard Open LMS 3.4 Maintenance Pack 2

  • Sandbox Upgrade: Thursday, 9/13/2018 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM ET
  • Production Upgrade: Thursday 9/20/2018 12:30 AM – 2:30 AM local datacenter time

Blackboard Open LMS 3.4 Maintenance Pack 1

  • Sandbox Upgrade: Thursday, 8/9/2018 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM ET
  • Production Upgrade: Thursday 8/16/2018 12:30 AM – 2:30 AM local datacenter time

Blackboard Open LMS 3.3 Maintenance Pack 2

  • Sandbox Upgrade: Thursday, 4/5/2018 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM ET
  • Production Upgrade: Thursday 4/12/2018 12:30 AM – 2:30 AM local datacenter time

Blackboard Open LMS 3.3 Maintenance Pack 1

  • Sandbox Upgrade: Thursday, 1/25/2018 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM ET
  • Production Upgrade: Thursday 2/1/2018 12:30 AM – 2:30 AM local datacenter time

Prior Major Releases

Open LMS 3.11

  • Sandbox Upgrade: Thursday, 12/2/2021 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM ET
  • Production Upgrade: Thursday, 12/30/2021 12:30 AM – 6:30 AM local datacenter time

Open LMS 3.10

  • Sandbox Upgrade: Thursday, 6/10/2021 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM ET
  • Production Upgrade: Thursday, 7/8/2021 12:30 AM – 6:30 AM local datacenter time

Open LMS 3.9

  • Sandbox Upgrade: Thursday, 12/3/2020 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM ET
  • Production Upgrade: Wednesday, 12/30/2020 12:30 AM – 6:30 AM local datacenter time

Open LMS 3.8

  • Sandbox Upgrade: Thursday, 6/11/2020 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM ET
  • Production Upgrade: Thursday, 7/09/2020 12:30 AM – 6:30 AM local datacenter time

Blackboard Open LMS 3.7

  • Sandbox Upgrade: Thursday, 12/5/2019 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM ET
  • Production Upgrade: Friday, 12/27/2019 12:30 AM – 6:30 AM local datacenter time

Blackboard Open LMS 3.6

  • Sandbox Upgrade: Thursday, 6/13/2019 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM ET
  • Production Upgrade: Thursday, 7/11/2019 12:30 AM – 6:30 AM local datacenter time

Blackboard Open LMS 3.5

  • Sandbox Upgrade: Thursday, 12/6/2018 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM ET
  • Production Upgrade: Thursday, 1/3/2019 12:30 AM – 6:30 AM local datacenter time

Blackboard Open LMS 3.4

  • Sandbox Upgrade: Tuesday, 6/5/2018 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM ET
  • Production Upgrade: Thursday, 7/12/2018 12:30 AM – 6:30 AM local datacenter time

Blackboard Open LMS 3.3

  • Sandbox Upgrade: Tuesday, 12/5/2017 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM ET
  • Production Upgrade: Thursday, 12/28/2017 12:30 AM – 6:30 AM local datacenter time

Blackboard Open LMS 3.2

  • Sandbox Upgrade: Tuesday, 6/7/2017 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM ET
  • Production Upgrade: Thursday, 7/6/2017 12:30 AM – 6:30 AM local datacenter time