April 15, 2015 -- Emeryville, CA. Innovative announced today that Sierra Library Services Platform 2.0 is in general release, including enhancements that make the staff experience more powerful and intuitive. All of Sierra's key functional areas have been updated, including acquisitions, cataloging, resource sharing, and reports. Library staff will find that index searching with the Sierra Desktop application is more robust. The release also introduces a set of collection-development reports that enable consortia members to make more informed acquisitions decisions.
Over 60 enhancements are included in this release with these highlights:
- Expanded limits
- Create Lists enhancements
- Expanded Print Templates functionality
- New circulation workflows
- Electronic Resource Management: Counter 4 reports enhancements
- Expanded acquisitions functionality
"We're excited to have this new release of Sierra available to our customers," says Leif Pedersen, SVP of Product Management, R&D, and Marketing. "I am also pleased to say that we are on schedule with the Sierra product roadmap that will position libraries to take advantage of the Cloud, mobile devices for staff and patrons, and linked data that will open library collections to the Web."
Release 2.0 is available for customer installation effective immediately. More information can be found on the Company's customer portal CSDirect.
Innovative (www.iii.com) is dedicated to providing leading technology solutions and services that empower libraries and enrich their users worldwide. Innovative offers one of the broadest and most complete portfolios of library automation products on the market today. Headquartered in Emeryville, California, Innovative serves thousands of libraries in 66 countries and has offices around the world.