20 March 2014: Civica Library Solutions continues to transform libraries and enrich communities by announcing a new partnership with Preservica, a world leader in digital preservation technology with cloud and on-premise solutions.
As a certified reseller, Civica will offer Preservica as part of its suite of solutions that enable libraries, museums and archives to seamlessly and securely deliver digital resources to their communities.
Marc Nolan, managing director (International) for Civica Library Solutions, said, "This agreement with Preservica is an important step forward in our goal to provide robust solutions for all libraries and archives. Preservica is the right preservation solution that will integrate with Spydus 9 to bring greater access to valuable heritage and cultural resources in a single search."
Jon Tilbury, CEO of Preservica adds, "We are delighted to partner with Civica. They are a recognised leader in library solutions and our combined offering will make it easier for libraries, museums and archives to safeguard their valuable digital content and collections for generations to come".
Civica and Preservica will be traveling to capital cities across Australia, and Wellington in New Zealand from 21-28 March 2014 as part of a technology Roadshow and will be available for product demonstrations. Interested libraries should contact their Civica Account Manager or visit the website www.civicalld.com for office contact details.
About Civica Library Solutions
Civica Library & Learning is a leading global library solution provider with over 1,800 installations and a range of offerings from application software and technology managed services to full library outsourcing. The Spydus system provides a comprehensive solution covering physical, digital, heritage and cultural resources. Through its managed and cloud-based services Civica provides powerful consortia and regional management systems or traditional single customer software. Outsourcing services cover collection management, full library management and operations outsourcing, and the provision of a range of library-related community development programs such as media literacy and reading programs.
Preservica is a world leader in digital preservation technology, consulting and research. Its active preservation solutions are used by pan-national, national and state libraries, archives and museums across 4 continents, including the National Library of Australia, to safeguard valuable digital collections and electronic records for decades to come. The award-winning Preservica active preservation and discovery technology is available in cloud-hosted or on-premise editions and includes a full suite of OAIS compatible workflows for ingest, management, storage, access and preservation of digital content. Preservica Cloud Edition is ideal for smaller organizations that need to preserve and securely share their digital content without the overheads of procuring, installing and supporting an in-house infrastructure.