SirsiDynix® Welcomes 26 More Libraries to SaaS

August 11th, 2009

PROVO, Utah, August 11, 2009 – SirsiDynix, the world leader in library automation technology, announces that SirsiDynix® SaaS, the industry leading Software as a Service, welcomes 26 more libraries to our family. There are over 450 SirsiDynix® Symphony®, SirsiDynix® Unicorn™, and SirsiDynix® Horizon™ customers in production on SaaS across the world.

The following customers are among those that recently chose SirsiDynix SaaS as their hosted solution:

  • Cayman Island Public Library; Cayman Islands
  • Cecil County Public Library; Elkton, Maryland
  • Cedar Rapids Public Library; Cedar Rapids, Iowa
  • Coffee County TN Public Libraries; Manchester, Tennessee
  • Coldwater Public Library; Coldwater, Ohio
  • College of Western Idaho; Nampa, Idaho
  • CPC Regional; New Bern, North Carolina
  • Delta County Public Library District; Hotchkiss, Colorado
  • East Central Community College; Decatur, Mississippi
  • Fletcher Free Library; Burlington, Vermont
  • Heart of England NHS Foundation; Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • Holy Names University Library; Oakland, California
  • Institute of Southeast Asian Studies; Singapore
  • Instituto Profesional Duoc UC; Chile
  • International Bureau of Fiscal Documentation; Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Login-Libraries; Sewell, New Jersey
  • Northeast Texas Community College; Mt. Pleasant, Texas
  • Our Lady of the Lake University; San Antonio, Texas
  • Palmer College; Davenport, Iowa
  • Swan Hill Regional Library-SWIFT; Swan Hill, Victoria, Australia
  • University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center; Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
  • Utah State Library Division; Salt Lake City, Utah
  • VA Medical Center; Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
  • Western Iowa Tech Community College; Sioux City, Iowa
  • White County Public Library; Searcy, Arkansas
  • Yuma County Library District; Yuma, Arizona

SirsiDynix is the undisputed leader in Software as a Service for libraries with 5 hosted facilities around the world including data centers in the United States, Canada, Australia, and the United Kingdom. We leverage 30 years of experience in library technology and over a decade of managing hosted systems for nearly 500 public, academic, K-12, and special libraries, as well as consortia. No other vendor in the industry offers the levels of service, capacity, performance, response time, systems management, and disaster recovery required by modern library systems. And no other vendor in the industry can offer the complete suite of benefits available to every SirsiDynix SaaS customer including:

  • Full range of software solutions hosted for all types and sizes of libraries
  • On-demand system capacity and all-inclusive resources to meet scaling needs
  • 24 x 7 x 365 support coverage with built-in disaster recovery
  • Rapid implementation and on-demand upgrades
  • Reduced total cost of software/hardware ownership
  • Increased staff time to focus on end user priorities

“SirsiDynix SaaS will provide these institutions access to top-tier features and functions for all public and technical services in a hosted environment. As a result, the library gains all the advantages of technologically advanced tools, without the day-to-day requirements involved in managing them,” said Matthew Hawkins, SirsiDynix chief operating officer. “We are delighted that these libraries elected to utilize our SaaS offering. They are joining a growing number of our customers who are seeking to extend a world-class, technology-enabled experience to their users, while carefully managing total cost of technology ownership.”

For more information about SirsiDynix SaaS, 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 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 that improve the internal productivity of libraries and enhance their capacity to partner with their communities through the provision of state of the art library management systems (LMS) and search and discovery solutions. SirsiDynix serves approximately 4,000 libraries and consortia that provide services to over 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.