Press Release: Equinox Software [June 21, 2012]

Equinox Software to provide sneak peak of FulfILLment 1.0 Alpha 2 at ALA Annual

Copyright (c) 2012 Equinox Software

SummaryEquinox Software will be exhibiting during the ALA Annual Meeting in Anaheim and is excited to provide conference attendees with a special preview of FulfILLment version 1.0 Alpha 2. FulfILLment is an open-source ILL that will allow for material lending between different integrated library software systems, both open source and proprietary, through established connectors.

Duluth, GA óJune 21, 2012. Equinox Software will be exhibiting at Booth 700 during the ALA Annual Meeting in Anaheim and is excited to provide conference attendees with a special preview of FulfILLment version 1.0 Alpha 2.

FulfILLment is an open-source ILL that will allow for material lending between different integrated library software systems, both open source and proprietary, through established connectors. In this initial phase of development, five connectors have been developed: Aleph, III Millenium, Koha, Polaris, and SirsiDynix Symphony. The development of additional connectors is possible in future versions of FulFILLment.

OHIONET, State Library of Ohio, State Library of Kansas, State Library of Illinois, State Library of Iowa, State Library of Missouri, State Library of South Carolina, and WiLS have all served as development partners for this version of FulfILLment.

For those unable to visit the Equinox Software booth during ALA, the project home is located at www.fulfillment-ill.org. There, you can read the FulfILLment blog, chat on the FulfILLment IRC channel, join the mailing lists, and even download a copy of FulfILLment.

About Equinox Software, Inc.

Founded by the original Evergreen designers and developers, Equinox Software is a leader in open source solutions for libraries. Their goal is to engage and support a rapidly growing open source community while assisting libraries in moving away from expensive proprietary vendors and products.

For more information on Equinox Software, please visit http://www.esilibrary.com.

Press contact: Corinne Hall, corinne@esilibrary.com, 770-709-5571

Publication Year:2012
Type of Material:Press Release
LanguageEnglish
Issue:June 21, 2012
Publisher:Equinox Software
Company: Equinox Software
Products: FulfILLment
Subject: Product announcements
Permalink: http://www.librarytechnology.org/ltg-displaytext.pl?RC=16997
Record Number:16997
Last Update:2012-12-29 14:06:47
Date Created:2012-06-21 18:25:30