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Press Release: Ex Libris [January 13, 2003]

Copyright (c) 2003 Ex Libris

Abstract: Ex Libris delivers $1.8m catalogue system to British Library and announced it would supply its software systems to customers in Germany for a total of $1.2 million


Ex Libris delivers $1.8m catalogue system to British Library

Ex Libris recently announced it would supply its software systems to customers in Germany for a total of $1.2 million.

Israeli company Ex Libris recent completed the delivery of its catalogue system to the British Library for $1.8 million. Ex Libris specializes in software solutions and accompanying services for libraries and data centers in Israel and around the world.

Ex Libris recently announced it would supply its software systems to customers in Germany for a total of $1.2 million. The deal was conducted through its German subsidiary.

Ex Libris believes that the sales of its ALEPH 500 flagship product in Germany to various customer will also lead to sales of its other products. El Libris recently installed its ALEPH 500 program at the University of Innsbruck, Swiss pharmaceutical giant Novartis (NYSE: NVS LSE: NOV SWX: NOVN), the Vienna library, and other Swiss libraries.

Ex Libris has invested over $5 million in developing the ALEPH 500 international system for library management. The system is based on client server technology, an Oracle (Nasdaq:ORCL) database, and international standards. The system, currently installed in hundreds of libraries spread over 50 countries, supports a variety of languages and alphabets.

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Publication Year:2003
Type of Material:Press Release
Language English
Issue:January 13, 2003
Publisher:Ex Libris
Place of Publication:Chicago, IL
Company: Ex Libris
Yissum, Technology Transfer Company of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Products: ALEPH 500
Libraries: British Library
Record Number:11605
Last Update:2012-12-29 14:06:47
Date Created:0000-00-00 00:00:00