SirsiDynix® Web Reporter™ 3.3 Released

New release of popular reporting tool provides increased access and flexibility

PROVO, Utah, July 9, 2009 – SirsiDynix, the world leader in library automation technology, is excited to announce the release of SirsiDynix® Web Reporter™ 3.3 for Oracle™. Web Reporter is an easy-to-use, web-based reporting solution that takes advantage of MicroStrategy™ enterprise-level reporting tools. Librarians gain insight into the daily operations at their libraries by using Web Reporter’s convenience, power and flexibility to turn operational metrics into actionable data.

Web Reporter 3.3 for Oracle works with SirsiDynix® Symphony® 3.3 for Oracle™ and further enhances this product by incorporating a number of key updates, including:

  • Six new report templates – Enable a wide variety of custom reports to be easily created and shared.
  • 69 new reporting attributes and metrics – Dramatically increase the variety and amount of information and reports available to Web Reporter users.
  • 13 additional filters – Provide increased control over what appears in reports. With these new filters, refining report content is more precise than ever.
  • Other enhancements – Enhancements to Symphony 3.3 allow Web Reporter 3.3 to schedule snapshot reports that run independently, permit additional flexibility in handling user names in reports, offer new reporting options for Acquisitions budgets and tax accounting, and provide new measures for reviewing services to distance and homebound users.

Berit Nelson, Vice President of Strategic Library Development at SirsiDynix, stated, “libraries today face unprecedented funding challenges and increased service expectations from their communities. In this environment library managers must have a comprehensive view across all library operations and flexibility in communicating with the public and their funding institutions in order to maintain and enhance mission critical services. Web Reporter provides powerful tools enabling library staff to turn data stored in SirsiDynix Symphony into information supporting budget decisions, service plans and fund raising. Web Reporter’s host of output options allow managers to create board-ready graphics, improve communication within the library and with the public, and provide standard interfaces for data exchange with other tools and applications. The enhancements available with Web Reporter 3.3 illustrate SirsiDynix’ ongoing commitment to providing the business intelligence tools our customers require to meet their service goals.

For more information about SirsiDynix Web Reporter 3.3, contact your SirsiDynix sales consultant or email sales@sirsidynix.com.

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About SirsiDynix

SirsiDynix is the global leader in strategic technology solutions for libraries – vital institutions whose primary mission is to make sense of the vast world of information for people and communities. This is an exciting role as libraries assist people in discovering and using knowledge, resources and other valuable content for their educations, jobs and entertainment. In concert with key industry partners, SirsiDynix supports this strategic role for libraries by offering a comprehensive integrated suite of technology solutions for improving the internal productivity of libraries and enhancing their capabilities for meeting the needs of people and communities. SirsiDynix has approximately 4,000 library and consortia clients, serving more than 300 million people through more than 20,000 library outlets in the Americas, Europe, Africa, the Middle East and Asia-Pacific. For more information, please see www.sirsidynix.com.