Crocodoc web service, the technology that is used for UNI eLearning (Blackboard Learn) assignment previews and the inline grading markup tool, experienced an outage on Monday, March 7, 2014 from approximately 12:15 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. CDT. The outage had the following impact to users:
Students: During the outage period, students were unable to see a preview of previously submitted or newly submitted assignments. The issue did NOT affect the ability of students to submit an assignment; only the ability to preview the newly uploaded assignment or view a previously marked up assignment.
Instructors: During the outage period, instructors were unable to markup an assignment (inline grading) and unable to view a previously marked up assignment.