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Sakai Open Academic Environment (OAE) 1.4.2 maintenance release

The Sakai Community is pleased to announce the release of the Sakai OAE version 1.4.2.

Sakai OAE is an open-source platform that promotes collaboration and sharing between users and interoperability between systems. It embraces a new vision for academic collaboration informed by the needs of learners, teachers and researchers. OAE provides academic networking capabilities that encourage people to connect and participate actively in communities that span beyond the traditional boundaries of classroom and institution. OAE's content authoring capabilities permit mash-ups and remixable experiences of ideas, connectivity, dialog and media. Enhanced search capabilities aid discovery of people and content. A widget-based architecture simplifies both development and integration with external systems.


The Sakai OAE 1.4.2 is a maintenance release that focuses on addressing a number of UI issues reported by Microsoft Internet Explorer (IE) 8/9 users. A re-indexing issue that resulted in the premature termination of data migration operations has also been fixed as have a two permission issues associated with content collections. In all, over 50 issues have been addressed by this release.

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