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side-by-side comparison of Blackboard Learn vs. Hive Learning
based on preference data from user reviews. Blackboard Learn rates 3.9/5 stars with 741 reviews. By contrast, Hive Learning rates 4.4/5 stars with 9 reviews. Each product's score is calculated with real-time data from verified user reviews, to help you make the best choice between these two options, and decide which one is best for your business needs.
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Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
(741)
3.9 out of 5
Blackboard Learn
Hive Learning
Hive Learning
(9)
4.4 out of 5
Hive Learning
Star Rating
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Hive Learning
Hive Learning
Market Segments
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Enterprise (50.3% of reviews)
Hive Learning
Hive Learning
Mid-Market (60.0% of reviews)
Entry Level Price
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
No pricing information available
Hive Learning
Hive Learning
No pricing information available

Blackboard Learn vs Hive Learning

  • Reviewers felt that Hive Learning meets the needs of their business better than Blackboard Learn.
  • When comparing quality of ongoing product support, reviewers felt that Hive Learning is the preferred option.
  • For feature updates and roadmaps, our reviewers preferred the direction of Hive Learning over Blackboard Learn.
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Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Hive Learning
Hive Learning
Blackboard Learn and Hive Learning share no categories
Pricing
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn Pricing
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Hive Learning Pricing
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Ratings
Meets Requirements
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
8.2
Responses: 667
Hive Learning
Hive Learning
8.7
Responses: 5
Ease of Use
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
7.5
Responses: 672
Hive Learning
Hive Learning
8.7
Responses: 5
Ease of Setup
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
6.5
Responses: 135
Hive Learning
Hive Learning
Not enough data available
Ease of Admin
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
6.9
Responses: 133
Hive Learning
Hive Learning
Not enough data available
Quality of Support
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
7.3
Responses: 540
Hive Learning
Hive Learning
9.3
Responses: 5
Ease of Doing Business With
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
7.3
Responses: 102
Hive Learning
Hive Learning
Not enough data available
Product Direction (% positive)
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
6.4
Responses: 672
Hive Learning
Hive Learning
10.0
Responses: 5
Features
Platform
Customization
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Not enough data available
Hive Learning
Hive Learning
Not enough data available
Integration APIs
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Not enough data available
Hive Learning
Hive Learning
Not enough data available
Internationalization
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Not enough data available
Hive Learning
Hive Learning
Not enough data available
User, Role, and Access Management
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Not enough data available
Hive Learning
Hive Learning
Not enough data available
Performance
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Not enough data available
Hive Learning
Hive Learning
Not enough data available
Mobility
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Not enough data available
Hive Learning
Hive Learning
Not enough data available
Reporting
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Not enough data available
Hive Learning
Hive Learning
Not enough data available
Dashboards
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
Not enough data available
Hive Learning
Hive Learning
Not enough data available
Reviewers' Company Size
Reviewers of Blackboard Learn were most often representing companies in the Enterprise segment, while reviewers for Hive Learning were more commonly in the Mid-Market segment.
Small-Business
(50 or fewer emp.)
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
16.6%
Hive Learning
Hive Learning
40.0%
Mid-Market
(51-1000 emp.)
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
33.1%
Hive Learning
Hive Learning
60.0%
Enterprise
(> 1000 emp.)
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn
50.3%
Hive Learning
Hive Learning
0%
Reviewers' Industry
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn Industry
Higher Education
45.1%
Education Management
19.3%
E-Learning
9.7%
Primary/Secondary Education
3.0%
Information Technology and Services
1.9%
Other
21.0%
Hive Learning
Hive Learning Industry
Sports
40.0%
Real Estate
20.0%
Marketing and Advertising
20.0%
Consumer Services
20.0%
Other
0.0%
Reviews
Most Helpful Favorable Review
Blackboard Learn
Neil H.
User in Non-Profit Organization Management

From a student user perspective, I like how easy and uncomplicated Blackboard can be to keep up with my classes all from one place online. It allows me to easily access documents, online quizzes, online tests, grades and any other relevant class resources...

Hive Learning
GR
User in Real Estate

Excellent tool for ongoing training and new product learning among team

Most Helpful Critical Review
Blackboard Learn
Stefan B.
User in Research

It is cumbersome to use. It seems like a product from the '90s and takes too much effort, even for trivial tasks. The interface has improved a bit with recent updates, but it is still complicated to use. Many common tasks are actually implemented better...

Hive Learning
Dan C.
User in Venture Capital & Private Equity

Nothing really to dislike - some previous limitations have recently been addressed

Discussions
Blackboard Learn
Blackboard Learn Discussions
It seems like I see a lot of reviews saying 'back in the day' in reference to how Blackboard has been surpassed by several new products. What new products are out there today that compete well or have surpassed Blackboard in both features and usability?
3 comments
Jon J.
JJ
It think D2L (Desire To Learn) is a pretty good modern alternative to Blackboard. It requires far less down time and is more intuitive. I've had better...Read more
I would be curious if the designers have taken to heart the UX concerns that have been raised.
1 comment
JM
Everyone dislikes their enterprise level LMS and wants to replace it. I worked with Bb daily for 8 years. Yes. I had complaints about the UX. But the...Read more
API
1 comment
Asmat M.
AM
Hi Asmat, This is Shaun from G2. If you’re looking for information about APIs in Blackboard Learn, this is a useful website:...Read more
Hive Learning
Hive Learning Discussions
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