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January 27, 2009

Infor Library and Information Solutions The London Borough of Barnet Selects Vubis Smart. Infor announced that the London Borough of Barnet, United Kingdom, has selected Vubis Smart, Infor's integrated library system. The Barnet Borough libraries will implement Vubis Smart along with Infor's statistical analysis portal (V-insight) and federated search application (V-spaces), as well as the AquaBrowser search and discovery platform by Medialab Solutions BV. [Full Announcement].

September 2, 2008

Infor Library and Information Solutions Infor announces 350th sale of Vubis Smart. Infor Library and Information Solutions announced the 350th sale of Vubis Smart, Infor's integrated library system. With the 350th sale of Vubis Smart, Infor attains an important milestone that underscores the system's success in the global marketplace since its launch in 2002. [Full Announcement].

July 11, 2008

Infor Library and Information Solutions Renfrewshire Council Libraries selects Vubis Smart. Infor announced that Renfrewshire Council Libraries located in Paisley, United Kingdom, has selected Vubis Smart, Infor's integrated library system. The Renfrewshire Libraries will implement Vubis Smart along with Infor's statistical analysis portal, V-insight. [Full Announcement].

May 27, 2008

Infor Library and Information Solutions Two More Libraries join Vubis Smart Consortia Implementations in Belgium. Infor announced today that two more libraries will join central Belgian consortia using Vubis Smart, Infor's integrated library system. The Public Library of Evere will become part of BruNO, the Brussels Network of Public Libraries. BruNO includes 16 libraries that serve nearly 1 million residents within the region of Brussels. [Full Announcement].

May 5, 2008

Infor Library and Information Solutions General Secretariat for Gender Equality in Greece chooses Vubis Smart. Infor announced the General Secretariat for Gender Equality in Greece has chosen Vubis Smart, Infor’s integrated library system. Vubis Smart will be implemented at the Secretariat’s Library for Women’s Issues along with Infor’s federated search application, V-spaces, and OpenURL Resolver, V-link. [Full Announcement].

March 18, 2008

Infor Library and Information Solutions Canada Revenue Agency chooses Vubis Smart. Infor announced that the Canada Revenue Agency in Ottawa, Canada, has chosen Vubis Smart, Infor’s integrated library system. With Vubis Smart, CRA’s Knowledge and Research Library will provide enhanced information services to the Agency’s 45,000 employees located in 40 offices across Canada. [Full Announcement].

February 27, 2008

Infor Library and Information Solutions Landelijk Bureau Art.1 chooses Vubis Smart. Infor announced that the Landelijk Bureau Art.1 in Rotterdam, the Netherlands, has chosen Vubis Smart, Infor’s integrated library system. As a national organization, Art.1 prevents and fights discrimination to ensure equal treatment of all regardless of gender, age, disability, ethnicity etc. [Full Announcement].

February 26, 2008

Infor Library and Information Solutions Scottish Borders Council go live With Vubis Smart. Infor announced that Scottish Borders Council has successfully gone live with their Vubis Smart system in 12 libraries. The system will also support the Council’s 6 mobile libraries. [Full Announcement].

February 18, 2008

Infor Library and Information Solutions Carmarthenshire County Council and Neath Port Talbot Council join Pembrokeshire County Council in Vubis Smart system consortium. Infor Library and Information Solutions announced today that Carmarthenshire County Council and Neath Port Talbot Council in Wales, UK, have contracted for Vubis Smart in a co-operative implementation with Pembrokeshire County Council who went live with their Vubis Smart system exactly on time on the 23rd January 2008. The joint system is based on a central service operated by Carmarthenshire. [Full Announcement].

January 30, 2008

Infor Library and Information Solutions Bibliothèque Universitaire Sainte-Geneviève Chooses Vubis Smart. Infor announced that the Academic Library of Sainte-Geneviève University in Paris, France, has chosen Vubis Smart as the Library’s next generation integrated library management system. The Library will be implementing Vubis Smart along with Infor’s suite of library automation solutions - V-link, and V-sources . The selection of Vubis Smart by Sainte-Geneviève follows the selection of the system by the City of Strasbourg in the biggest tender in France of 2007. [Full Announcement].

January 28, 2008

Infor Library and Information Solutions The City of Paris Library Network Chooses Vubis Smart. Infor announced today that the City of Paris Library Network in Paris, France, has chosen Infor’s Vubis Smart integrated library system. The Library Network will implement Vubis Smart throughout its 60 branches, which serve 330,000 registered users, handle 10 million loans and enjoy over 8.5 million in-library visits each year. [Full Announcement].

January 7, 2008

Infor Library and Information Solutions Department of Canadian Heritage Knowledge Centre Goes Live With Vubis Smart. Infor announced that the Department of Canadian Heritage’s Knowledge Centre in Gatineau, Québec, Canada has successfully gone live with Vubis Smart. This implementation represents the first adoption of Vubis Smart by a Canadian federal government library and consists of a partnership between Canadian Heritage, Status of Women Canada and the Parks Canada Agency. [Full Announcement].

December 3, 2007

Infor Library and Information Solutions Vubis Smart Goes Live at the Library of St Leu in Ile de la Réunion. Smart, Infor’s integrated library system, has successfully been implemented at the Library of St Leu on the island of Ile de la Réunion. With its implementation at the Library of St Leu, Vubis Smart is now operational at nearly 90% of the island’s libraries. [Full Announcement].

November 4, 2007

Infor Library and Information Solutions Vubis Smart Draws Praise at the Swiss Library for the Blind. Vubis Smart, Infor’s integrated library system, has drawn praise from staff and patrons alike at the Swiss Library for the Blind for optimally serving the visually impaired through unique functionality. [Full Announcement].

Infor Library and Information Solutions Infor Announces Support for iDEAL Payments in Vubis Smart. Infor announced that it has significantly enhanced the e-commerce options in Vubis Smart, the company’s integrated library system, through the support of iDEAL, a leading Dutch standard for online payments. [Full Announcement].

June 1, 2007

Infor Library and Information Solutions Academic Library of Aix Marseille go live with Vubis Smart. Vubis Smart was chosen to replace ADVANCE in the Academic Library of Aix Marseille. Operations started in April, first by merging 3 distinct databases, and continued by migrating the unified base to Vubis Smart. Almost 60 licences are installed on 7 different sites. [Full Announcement].

April 27, 2007

Infor Library and Information Solutions Vubis Smart Release 2.4.2. Vubis Smart Release 2.4.2 will be available for general release in the beginning of May, 2007. Included in version 2.4.2 is an entirely revamped Serials Module, which offers libraries new workflow functionality and tools to manage the subscription, prediction, receiving, routing and claiming of periodicals. Along with the new Serials Module, Vubis Smart now also integrates complete support for the Marc21 format for Holdings and the U.S. date format. [Full Announcement].

March 30, 2007

Infor Library and Information Solutions Caerphilly Council select Vubis Smart. Caerphilly County Borough Council and Infor UK Libraries Division have recently signed a contract for the implementation of Vubis Smart as the Council’s new library automation system. [Full Announcement].

November 15, 2006

Infor Library and Information Solutions Dumfries and Galloway Council upgrades to Vubis Smart. Infor and its UK Libraries Division are delighted to announce the extension of their relationship with Dumfries and Galloway Council as their Library Management System supplier. [Full Announcement].

November 9, 2006

Infor Library and Information Solutions Infor Library Solutions reports strong sales of Vubis Smart. Infor Library Solutions today reported continued strong sales of its Vubis Smart library automation system with the signing of 11 new contracts in just over one month. [Full Announcement].

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