March 20, 2015
The University of the Arts London has chosen the Koha open source library management system to replace its existing system. PTFS Europe will implement Koha and provide on-going hosting and support. The project also includes a wide range of integration services including online payments, identity management, authentication, RFID and integration with Explorit federated search. A key service being provided is the further enhancement of the public interface to precisely meet the needs of UAL’s library users.
January 28, 2015
The University of Hertfordshire has chosen the Koha open source library management system to replace its existing library management system. PTFS Europe will implement the Koha system and provide on-going hosting and support services. The project also involves a tight integration with the University’s new discovery platform.
November 27, 2014
Cheshire Libraries Shared Service has chosen the Koha library management system to replace its existing Axiell Galaxy solution. PTFS Europe will fully implement the Koha system and provide on-going hosting and support services.
November 14, 2014
Blackpool and The Fylde College has chosen the Koha library management system to replace its existing SirsiDynix Horizon solution. The college is also the first further education institution to choose Rebus:list for its reading list management. PTFS Europe will implement both products and provide on-going hosting and support services.
November 12, 2014
PTFS Europe has been working closely with The Reading Agency to provide a new service which delivers high quality reading lists seamlessly to your library web site. The service uses PTFS Europe’s Rebus:list reading list management system with pre-populated book lists from The Reading Agency. This includes the titles recommended through their Reading Well programme, which promotes the benefits of reading for health and wellbeing; and the Summer Reading Challenge recommended reads for children. The service integrates with your library management system for up to date holdings and item status information and also includes reporting on reading list material usage and identifies reading list material held locally or not in stock.
September 15, 2014
Aston University implements Rebus:list – the reading list management system from PTFS Europe. Rebus:list offers a significant advance in cost effective management of the entire workflow involved in the delivery and presentation of reading lists. With an elegant user interface, a comprehensive web services API and a contemporary software architecture, Rebus:list delivers truly seamless integration with any library, eDiscovery service, VLE and back office system. Rebus:list offers libraries a real alternative when choosing a new reading list management system.
June 2, 2014
A consortium of four NHS Trusts in Coventry and Warwickshire has chosen the Koha library management system together with WordPress for Libraries to replace its existing SirsiDynix solutions. PTFS Europe is carrying out the initial implementation and providing on-going hosting and support services.
May 9, 2014
Belfast Metropolitan College has chosen the Koha open source library management system to replace its existing Horizon system. Interleaf Technology has been contracted to implement the Koha system and to provide on-going support services, with PTFS-Europe providing additional technical and hosting services.
May 7, 2014
PTFS, a leading provider of enterprise content management and library solutions, announced that ArchivalWare, its browser-based, enterprise content management solution, can be fully leveraged to achieve compliance with President Obama’s open data policy executive order and the Office of Management and Budget’s (OMB) Open Government Directive. ArchivalWare is used by federal agencies throughout the country to manage their digital content and provide broad but controlled accessibility.
March 14, 2014
The Department of Health has chosen the ArchivalWare digital repository system to provide on-line access to its collection of circulars and guidance documents issued by the department since 1970, and other archive materials over time.
March 4, 2014
As part of a major enhancement of its information service the International Bureau of Fiscal Documentation has chosen the ArchivalWare digital archive to replace its physical archive of 250,000 documents, including laws, brochures, journals, loose-leaf and IBFD materials.
February 4, 2014
PTFS was recently awarded a multiple year contract from the Defense Technical Information Center. Under the contract, PTFS will provide data warehouse support by housing 30,000 cubic feet of documents; storing, managing, and disseminating digital objects with ArchivalWare Digital Library System (DLS); and processing on demand document requests by scanning and uploading objects to the DLS and DTIC Online. The multi-million dollar DTIC Defense Systems Scientific and Technical Warehouse (STI) Warehouse contract has one base year and four option years.
November 9, 2013
LibLime, a Division of PTFS, has been awarded a multi-year, multi-million dollar prime government contract for the implementation, software development, and support of Academic Koha. Under this project, LibLime and PTFS will deploy a completely web-based next generation ILS platform that manages bibliographic and digital collections from a single dashboard. The discovery layer for this platform can search and retrieve on: metadata in a variety of formats; full-text documents (electronic content and OCR-generated content); geospatial coordinates; and unstructured data files. The presentation layer brings resources of various material formats from disparate collections quickly to the researcher’s desktop. LibLime and PTFS specialists will work closely with government staff to replace their legacy commercial bibliographic cataloging system. LibLime has extensive experience in implementing, supporting, and developing on the Academic Koha platform. LibLime will implement Academic Koha and enhance functionality based upon specific requirements identified by the government. LibLime will then support the system over the five year period of performance of the contract and provide additional functional enhancements in future increments.
October 28, 2013
As part of a major project aimed at improving the content and access to its collection management, archive and library systems, Royal Armouries has chosen K-INT, KE Software and PTFS Europe to help deliver this key project. K-INT will be providing the CIIM discovery layer, KE Software will be delivering the EMu collections management system and PTFS Europe will be implementing and hosting the Koha library management system.
October 17, 2013
University of Cumbria has chosen Rebus:list - the reading list management system from PTFS Europe. Rebus:list offers a significant advance in cost effective management of the entire workflow involved in the delivery and presentation of reading lists. With an elegant user interface, a comprehensive web services API and a contemporary software architecture, Rebus:list delivers truly seamless integration with any library system, eDiscovery service, VLE and back office systems. Rebus:list offers libraries a real alternative when choosing a new reading list management system.
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