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I spoke to Canvas folks at InstructureCon and they said the program was not going to be developed or supported. It doesn't have a lot of functionality but we are still thinking about it. We have a third party vendor who is working with Canvas to move his existing eportfolio product to work with Canvas. So we're going to see how that goes.