Swets announced earlier today the successful launch and implementation of SwetsWise Release 5.6, the latest update to its pioneering portfolio of products and services.
Swets is relentless in its drive to simplify the management of subscriptions and acquired professional content. SwetsWise 5.6 introduces a host of updates and additional functionalities that will benefit all customers, featuring advancements in data availability and processing, improved reporting components and enhanced usage capabilities in addition to a number of improved renewal functionalities.
"The evolution of SwetsWise continues steadily with Release 5.6," said Frans van Ette, Development Director at Swets. "SwetsWise plays testament to our ability to provide the most efficient and reliable means for customers to acquire, access, manage and evaluate their acquired content, in whatever published format. The amount of handy features included in this latest release will increase the value of the platform and offer a range of additional benefits to all our customers."
Feedback, comments and suggestions from customers are used to fuel the development process at Swets, resulting in the number of the technical additions and change requests that are included in each release. Some of the main features in SwetsWise 5.6 include:
- SwetsWise Selection Support – Our leading evaluation and analysis tool available for making collection development decisions has received a host of additional data, reporting and usage updates, including a more concise overview of relevant data for packaged titles and data management as well as enhancing the flexibility of reporting periods.
- SwetsWise Online Content and Title Bank – The electronic gateway of choice for information professionals around the world has had additional subject categories implemented, allowing customers to better select which categories they would like to use/search for either eBooks or e-journals.
- eDeal Renewal Service - A valuable component of SwetsWise Library Edition, eDeal Renewal service customers can now benefit from some increased usability features; including pricing totals and the addition of comment fields to allow the user to make notes easily. These features will provide a customer with a deeper insight and more clarity into wha is being spent and why.
Full details of all the components of SwetsWise Release 5.6 are available for customers within SwetsWise.
SwetsWise is the culmination of Swets' insight from more than 100 years of experience in the information industry. The result is an extensive portfolio of products and services designed to simplify the way customers acquire, search, access, manage and evaluate their subscriptions and acquired content.
SwetsWise enables information professionals to effectively and efficiently administer all stages of the subscription management process, helping them to meet the information goals of their organization and improve the productivity of the people who use the information. Its fully integrated approach allows customers to combine individual SwetsWise services, offering the simplicity of a single solution for meeting their information needs. Further details on the SwetsWise portfolio can be found at www.swetswise.com
Swets is the world's leading subscription services company. We build on more than 105 years of experience to maximize the return on investments in time and money for clients and publishers in today's complex information marketplace. With clients in over 160 countries and more than twenty offices around the world, Swets is a true "long tail" powerhouse that provides the most comprehensive and sophisticated e-commerce platform currently available in its field.
Swets is regularly included in E-Content Magazine's annual "100 Companies that Matter Most in the Digital Content Industry", and is consistently featured in the top 25% of FEM Business' "Top 500 Companies in The Netherlands". We are the only subscription services company that is ISO 9001:2008 certified on a global basis - a testament to our stringent operation and client service procedures.