Press Release: VTLS, Inc. [April 12, 2013]

Methodist College Kuala Lumpur goes for Virtua Cloud

Copyright (c) 2013 VTLS, Inc.

SummaryVTLS Inc. announces that Methodist College Kuala Lumpur has become the first customer subscriber to the Virtua Cloud in Malaysia. The three-year subscription package includes the Virtua ILS and Chamo Social OPAC hosted on a locally managed cloud, with all system management services provided by the VTLS office in Malaysia. MCKL’s Tan Sri Runme Shaw Library has a collection of more than 11,000 books, CDs, DVDs and periodicals.

Blacksburg, VA – VTLS Inc. announces that Methodist College Kuala Lumpur (MCKL) has become the first customer subscriber to the Virtua Cloud in Malaysia. The three-year subscription package includes the Virtua ILS and Chamo Social OPAC hosted on a locally managed cloud, with all system management services provided by the VTLS office in Malaysia. MCKL's Tan Sri Runme Shaw Library has a collection of more than 11,000 books, CDs, DVDs and periodicals.

MCKL is the 68th VTLS customer in Malaysia. "We welcome MCKL to the growing community of VTLS Users and look forward to providing our services and support." said Gina Phan, Managing Director of VTLS Technologies Sdn. Bhd. "Many libraries have been asking for a solution like Virtua Cloud so that the library staff can focus on the core business of a library instead of diverting valuable resources to system management. With the introduction of this solution, we can help our customers in improving services without the need for high capital investment."

Methodist College Kuala Lumpur (MCKL), located in central Kuala Lumpur, was established as a private educational institution in 1983. MCKL offers pre-university programs in the sciences and arts, preparing students for university studies in Medicine, Engineering, Pharmacy, Dentistry and Biotechnology, as well as providing training for teachers.

For more information on MCKL Tan Sri Runme Shaw Library, please visit http://mckl.weebly.com/

About VTLS Inc.

VTLS Inc. www.vtls.com, a leading library automation company in business for over 30 years, provides visionary technology in library solutions to a diverse customer base of more than 1900 libraries in over 40 countries. VTLS provides development and support for Virtua, the premier ILS solution; Visualizer, a facet-based data discovery tool; Fastrac RFID technology in addition to cutting edge software and services for Digital Libraries with Digital Imaging: VITAL, our Digital Asset Management solution; Vorpal Solutions; Drupal development and support services; and our mobile app, MozGo. VTLS is one of the few ISO 9001:2008 quality certified companies within the library industry.

Publication Year:2013
Type of Material:Press Release
LanguageEnglish
Issue:April 12, 2013
Publisher:VTLS, Inc.
Company: VTLS, Inc.
Products: Virtua
Libraries: Methodist College
Subject: System announcements -- installations
Permalink: http://www.librarytechnology.org/ltg-displaytext.pl?RC=17840
Record Number:17840
Last Update:2013-04-12 16:17:32
Date Created:2013-04-12 16:17:03