Cloud-based or desktop
Blackboard is mainly used by educational institutions, corporations and government agencies.
Abu Dhabi University, American University of Dubai, BlendedSchools.net, Charles Darwin University, CSU: Chico, Florida International University, Irving Independent School, Lakeland College, Notre Dame University, Tulane University, University of Cincinnati, University of Maryland, University of North Dakota, University of Richmond, University of Southern Mississippi
Blackboard Xythos offers document management and collaboration capabilities with a 2.0 web interface. Blackboard Xythos makes it easier to share content through the web while developing workflows and imaging support for within business.
Founded in 1997, Blackboard is headquartered in Washington D.C. Blackboard Xythos was named one of the Top 100 K12 Products of 2010 by Direct Administration and received the Codie Award for Best Postsecondary Learning Management System in 2012. The company was named a Top Technology Innovator by Information Week in 2010.