ByWater Solutions, an open source community supporter and the U.S.' forefront provider of Koha support, is happy to welcome Jesse Weaver as a full time Development Specialist. Jesse will join the ByWater team in assisting partners with their Koha Open Source ILS.
Jesse Weaver received his B.S./M.S. in Computer Science from the Colorado School of Mines. He has worked with the Koha project for several years, first at the John C. Fremont Library District in Florence, CO, then with other Koha support vendors and now with ByWater Solutions. His work includes a revamped system preferences editor, integrated search of e-book providers and external databases, and the Rancor professional cataloging module.
Jesse commented on joining the ByWater team full time:
"After working with ByWater part-time during the past two years, I am extremely excited to be joining the team full time. I have high hopes for the work we will be able to accomplish for Koha and our partners."
Kyle Hall, Development Support Specialist, commented:
"We are incredibly excited to have Jesse Weaver join the ByWater team full time. He has already been a valuable member of the Koha community and ByWater Solutions and we know he's destined to continue his great work for ByWater and Koha."
About ByWater Solutions
With over 10 years of experience, ByWater Solutions offers customized hosting, data migration, configuration, installation, training, support options and development of the enterprise class open source library system, Koha. Offering a 24/7 technical helpline, ByWater Solutions' clients have the support system they need to make their software work for them. ByWater Solutions pledges to share 100% of all developed code to the Koha community for the strengthening and advancement of the Koha ILS. For more information about ByWater Solutions, please visit: http://www.bywatersolutions.com
Koha is the first open-source Integrated Library System (ILS). In use worldwide, its development is steered by a growing community of libraries collaborating to achieve their technology goals. Koha's impressive feature set continues to evolve and expand to meet the needs of its user base. It includes modules for circulation, cataloging, acquisitions, serials, reserves, patron management, branch relationships, and more.