Bristol, UK, May 10, 2010. Infor announced today that St Mary's University College in West London, UK, has selected V-smart, Infor’s web-based library management system. St Mary’s will be implementing V-smart as well as V-insight, Infor’s statistical analysis portal, to replace its current Millennium system from Innovative Interfaces, Inc.
"The selection of V-smart by St Mary’s in an open tender reflects the strength of our solutions in a highly competitive marketplace," says Steve Barker, general manager of Infor UK libraries division. "St Mary’s joins the ranks of a growing number of academic libraries world-wide, and in the UK specifically, that use Infor’s suite of automation products. We are delighted to welcome St Mary’s as a new customer and look forward to a long-lasting, solid relationship."
St Mary's University College offers high quality academic and professional higher education including undergraduate and postgraduate programmes. Students benefit from a wide-range of library services in the Learning Resources Centre (LRC) and a social learning space (the i-Learn café). The LRC holds approximately 115,000 items and over 13,500 journals in electronic and printed form. For more information about St Mary’s, see: http://www.smuc.ac.uk/index.htm
Martin Scarrott, Acting Director, Information Services and Systems, says: "We are delighted to be working in partnership with Infor to deliver high quality, value for money, services to our students and staff. The V-smart system was chosen after a competitive tender to replace current functionality and increase the return on our investment. We look forward to a long and happy relationship with Infor."
Infor provides customers a better, more collaborative relationship with their software provider. Infor software is simple to buy, easy to deploy and convenient to manage. It is software created for evolution, not revolution. Infor Library and Information Solutions offers libraries and information centers a suite of products that redefine the user experience. With our products, our customers provide their users access to quality information, manage customer relationships, gain insight into trends, and create an engaging online environment. For more information about Infor and our library products, visit http://vubis-smart.com or www.infor.com.