Emeryville, CA—Innovative Interfaces announced today an agreement with Knowledge Info-Net Service, Inc. (KINS), a leading Korean library automation vendor, to distribute Innovative products and services throughout Korea. Founded in 1993, KINS is dedicated to serving today's academic libraries with content and technology products that provide integrated information access.
"This agreement strengthens Innovative's position as a leading provider of library technology in Korea," says Leslie Straus, Vice President of Worldwide Sales at Innovative. "We were impressed with KINS' track record—especially in the area of digital collections."
"Innovative will make great inroads into the Korean market with KINS," says Myung-Jong Ki, CEO and President of KINS. "Korean libraries will find that Millennium is the most flexible and powerful integrated library management system on the market today and why it is used in thousands of libraries worldwide."
Innovative and KINS also recently worked in partnership on the implementation of the Millennium integrated library management system at POSTECH University, a top-ranking science and technology institution located in Pohang, Korea.
KINS' vision is to deliver powerful digital library solutions to help libraries improve their service to users. The company is a trusted leader in providing a stable digital library solution that enhances libraries' ability to manage information. KINS specializes in technology and services that make access to scholarly information more efficient. The company is located in Seoul and led by Myung-Jong Ki, CEO and President.
For over 25 years, Innovative Interfaces has dedicated its energies to meeting the needs of libraries and the challenges of library automation. Core to this mission are trusted products including the Millennium integrated library management system, INN-Reach next-generation resource sharing, the Symposia digital repository, and Electronic Resource Management. Today, thousands of libraries of all types in over 40 countries rely on Innovative's products, services, and support. The company is located in Emeryville, California with offices around the world.