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Sagebrush Corporation releases Winnebago Spectrum update

Press Release: Sagebrush Technologies [June 9, 2000]

Copyright (c) 2000 Sagebrush Technologies

Abstract: Sagebrush Corporation announced that the latest update for Winnebago Spectrum is now available. Spectrum 4.5.1 update incorporates several new features and innovations, including: 21 new reports for Macintosh clients; Custom report index feature for Macintosh clients; Improved robustness to protect against improper server shutdowns and power outages; The ability to print or preview reports on Windows clients; Larger font size on bibliography displays for improved readability; More user control when searching; Faster performance in batch edit operations.


BURNSVILLE, MN, June 9, 2000 - Sagebrush Corporation, a solutions provider for the education and library markets, announced that the latest update for Winnebago Spectrum is now available. The Spectrum 4.5.1 update incorporates several new features and innovations, including:

  • 21 new reports for Macintosh clients
  • Custom report index feature for Macintosh clients
  • Improved robustness to protect against improper server shutdowns and power outages
  • The ability to print or preview reports on Windows clients
  • Larger font size on bibliography displays for improved readability
  • More user control when searching
  • Faster performance in batch edit operations.

According to Judy Levasseur, vice president of marketing for Sagebrush, the new features are helpful usability additions. "We wanted to enhance Spectrum's reporting abilities for Macintosh clients, in addition to refining Spectrum's general usability," she said. "Our development team also took advantage of this opportunity to strengthen Spectrum's database against improper server shutdowns and power outages, those uncontrollable factors that cause major headaches for computer users. Overall, it's a better, more robust program," Levasseur added.

About Winnebago Spectrum

Winnebago Spectrum for Windows and Mac OS lets librarians work smart and integrate all types of resources into the library collection with an integrated, cross-platform circulation and catalog system. Spectrum's advanced 32-bit client/server architecture, multi-tasking/multi-windowing capabilities, Internet connectivity, networking flexibility, and cutting-edge Z39.50 technology bring libraries maximum automation power that's easy enough for all patrons to use. Winnebago Spectrum is a Media & Methods Awards Portfolio winner, and has also received Curriculum Administrator's District's Choice Award.

Winnebago Spectrum starts at $3490, includes one year of customer support, and is available for both Windows and Mac OS computers. For more information and a free brochure, call 1-800-533-5430 or email info@sagebrushcorp.com.

About Sagebrush Corporation

Sagebrush Corporation is a fast-growing provider of integrated information management solutions for the education world. On January 14, Sagebrush Corporation merged with Winnebago Software Company‚. The combined company now operates as Sagebrush Corporation, with headquarters in Burnsville, Minnesota. The company offers library automation systems, information solutions, and learning resources with a focus on the education market. Through its employees and representatives, Sagebrush Corporation markets and distributes its products throughout North America and the world. Visit the Sagebrush Corporation web site at www.sagebrushcorp.com.

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Publication Year:2000
Type of Material:Press Release
Language English
Issue:June 9, 2000
Publisher:Sagebrush Technologies
Place of Publication:Burnsville, MN
Company: Sagebrush Technologies
Nichols Advanced Technologies Inc.
Winnebago Software Company
Products: Winnebago Spectrum
Subject: Serials control
Product announcements
Online access:http://www.sagebrushcorp.com/news/pressrelease.cfm?ID=472
Record Number:7128
Last Update:2012-12-29 14:06:47
Date Created:0000-00-00 00:00:00