Library automation

Ex Libris Rapido Platform Goes Live with First Four Customers

Friday, June 11, 2021 - 1:44pm

JERUSALEM, June 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Ex Libris, a ProQuest company, is pleased to announce that the first four implementations of the Rapido resource sharing platform have now gone live.

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  • JERUSALEM, June 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Ex Libris, a ProQuest company, is pleased to announce that the first four implementations of the Rapido resource sharing platform have now gone live.
  • This collaboration afforded Ex Libris an opportunity to hear customers' voices and create a solution tailored to the needs of resource sharing institutions.
  • Ex Libris Rapido workflows automate the borrowing and lending processes, simplifying the staff's management of a high volume of requests.
  • "With the first Rapido customers going live, Ex Libris has achieved a major milestone," commented Ex Libris Vice President of Delivery Solutions Sharona Sagi.

Smart Harvesting AI is Now Available for All Ex Libris Esploro Customers

Wednesday, June 2, 2021 - 2:00pm

JERUSALEM, June 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Ex Libris, a ProQuest company, is pleased to announce that customers of the Ex Libris Esploro research information management solution can now use the Esploro Smart Harvesting AI capabilities.

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  • JERUSALEM, June 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Ex Libris, a ProQuest company, is pleased to announce that customers of the Ex Libris Esploro research information management solution can now use the Esploro Smart Harvesting AI capabilities.
  • Smart Harvesting was available to customers to Esploro early adopters for the past 12 months.
  • Esploro institutions can now run the Smart Harvesting AI technology on a regular schedule as well as on an ad hoc basis.
  • Nadav Doron, Ex Libris vice president of research information management solutions, commented, "We are excited to make Smart Harvesting available to all Esploro customers.

More than Two Million Alma Analytics Reports Were Run in March 2021

Tuesday, June 1, 2021 - 2:09pm

JERUSALEM, June 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Ex Libris, a ProQuest company, is excited to announce that users of the Ex Libris Alma library services platform have set a new record: more than two million Alma Analytics reports were run in March 2021.

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  • JERUSALEM, June 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Ex Libris, a ProQuest company, is excited to announce that users of the Ex Libris Alma library services platform have set a new record: more than two million Alma Analytics reports were run in March 2021.
  • The number of reports that are run is expected to continue at this level or even increase in the coming months.
  • A flexible, comprehensive business intelligence tool, Alma Analytics transforms a broad range of library data into actionable reports and identifiable trends, enabling the staff to make smart, data-driven decisions.
  • Benchmark analytics and comparative reports help users understand how their collections and workflows compare to those of similar institutions.

Italy's University of Ferrara, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia Transition to the EBSCO FOLIO Electronic Resources Management

Tuesday, May 25, 2021 - 3:00pm

The EBSCO FOLIO ERM allows libraries to manage the entire cycle of electronic resources from initial evaluation to user access.

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  • The EBSCO FOLIO ERM allows libraries to manage the entire cycle of electronic resources from initial evaluation to user access.
  • The ERM integrates with the EBSCO Knowledge Base , which contains all library holdings, and EBSCO Discovery Service (EDS), which ensures users have immediate and seamless access to the library's electronic resources.
  • "The EBSCO FOLIO ERM can be implemented before fully migrating to the full FOLIO system.
  • EBSCO is one of the original founders of the FOLIO project and provides implementation, hosting and support through EBSCO FOLIO.

PMB and CEA Announce the Commissioning of iMiGiNE at Frederic Joliot Hospital (Orsay), Paving the Way for Next Generation Molecular Imaging Diagnostics

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - 1:45pm

b'PEYNIER, France, May 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- An automated radiopharmaceutical production system iMiGiNE has been installed in Frederic Joliot Hospital (CEA) in Orsay, France and commissioned in December 2020.

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  • b'PEYNIER, France, May 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- An automated radiopharmaceutical production system iMiGiNE has been installed in Frederic Joliot Hospital (CEA) in Orsay, France and commissioned in December 2020.
  • Among others, an automated system that produces in-house PET radiopharmaceuticals and linear accelerators for non-destructive testing (high-energy radiography), and radiotherapy.
  • In 2019, nearly 3,800 scientific papers were published by CEA researchers, three-quarters of which were the result of international collaboration.
  • The CEA draws on all this knowledge to carry out its other activities.\nFor more information about PMB and CEA, please visit www.pmb-alcen.com / www.cea.fr\nAdditional information about iMiGiNE can be found at www.imigine.com or follow PMB-Alcen on LinkedIn.\n'

PMB and CEA Announce the Commissioning of iMiGiNE at Frederic Joliot Hospital (Orsay), Paving the Way for Next Generation Molecular Imaging Diagnostics

Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - 8:45am

b'PEYNIER, France, May 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- An automated radiopharmaceutical production system iMiGiNE has been installed in Frederic Joliot Hospital (CEA) in Orsay, France and commissioned in December 2020.

Key Points: 
  • b'PEYNIER, France, May 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- An automated radiopharmaceutical production system iMiGiNE has been installed in Frederic Joliot Hospital (CEA) in Orsay, France and commissioned in December 2020.
  • Among others, an automated system that produces in-house PET radiopharmaceuticals and linear accelerators for non-destructive testing (high-energy radiography), and radiotherapy.
  • In 2019, nearly 3,800 scientific papers were published by CEA researchers, three-quarters of which were the result of international collaboration.
  • The CEA draws on all this knowledge to carry out its other activities.\nFor more information about PMB and CEA, please visit www.pmb-alcen.com / www.cea.fr\nAdditional information about iMiGiNE can be found at www.imigine.com or follow PMB-Alcen on LinkedIn.\n'

Ex Libris Cloud Apps Reach Two Thousand Activations

Thursday, May 6, 2021 - 1:39pm

b'JERUSALEM, May 6, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Ex Libris, a ProQuest company, is pleased to announce that users of ExLibris cloud-based products have reached a major milestone: original applications developed by and for members of the Ex Libris community have been activated two thousand times.

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  • b'JERUSALEM, May 6, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Ex Libris, a ProQuest company, is pleased to announce that users of ExLibris cloud-based products have reached a major milestone: original applications developed by and for members of the Ex Libris community have been activated two thousand times.
  • To activate an app, one need only click the Cloud Apps icon within an Ex Libris higher-ed cloud product.\nThe full list of apps is always available and searchable.
  • However, the Cloud Apps framework also responds to the context of a user\'s session, suggesting apps that might be helpful for the specific feature in the workflow that the user is currently interacting with.\n"The Cloud Apps framework exemplifies our ongoing dual commitment to openness and support for our customers," said Josh Weisman, vice president of development.
  • "We are very excited that Cloud Apps activations have reached the two thousand mark, clear evidence of the amazing work that the Ex Libris community is doing.

North America Automated Storage and Retrieval System (ASRS) Market 2021-2026: Rapid Growth of E-commerce, Leading to Warehouse Automation & Increasing Concerns about Labor Costs - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Tuesday, March 30, 2021 - 4:55pm

The "North America Automated Storage and Retrieval System (ASRS) Market - Growth, Trends, COVID-19 Impact, and Forecasts (2021 - 2026)" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "North America Automated Storage and Retrieval System (ASRS) Market - Growth, Trends, COVID-19 Impact, and Forecasts (2021 - 2026)" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The rapid growth of e-commerce is driving the demand for automated warehouses in the region and steadily increasing labor costs is another contributing factor.
  • North America is one of the largest markets for automated storage and retrieval systems (ASRS) in the world, led by the United States.
  • The North American automated storage and retrieval system market is consolidated and covered by few major players.

Voyager Digital Schedules Fiscal 2021 Second Quarter Results and Business Update Conference Call

Thursday, February 18, 2021 - 1:00pm

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    NEW YORK, Feb. 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ - Voyager Digital Ltd. ("Voyager" or the "Company") (CSE: VYGR) (OTCQB: VYGVF) (FRA: UCD2), a publicly-traded, licensed crypto-asset broker that provides investors with a turnkey solution to trade crypto assets, today announced that it plans to release financial results for its fiscal 2021 second quarter ended December 31, 2020, after market close on Monday, March 1, 2021.
  • A live webcast of the conference call can be accessed via the Investor Relations section of the Voyager website at https://www.investvoyager.com .
  • Voyager Digital Ltd. is a crypto-asset broker that provides retail and institutional investors with a turnkey solution to trade crypto assets.
  • View original content to download multimedia: http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/voyager-digital-schedules-fiscal...
    SOURCE Voyager Digital (Canada) Ltd.

Talis Announces Pricing of Initial Public Offering

Friday, February 12, 2021 - 4:39am

MENLO PARK, Calif., Feb. 11, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Talis Biomedical Corporation (Nasdaq: TLIS), a company dedicated to developing innovative molecular diagnostic tests for infectious diseases at the point-of-care, today announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 13,800,000 shares of its common stock at a public offering price of $16.00 per share.

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  • MENLO PARK, Calif., Feb. 11, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Talis Biomedical Corporation (Nasdaq: TLIS), a company dedicated to developing innovative molecular diagnostic tests for infectious diseases at the point-of-care, today announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 13,800,000 shares of its common stock at a public offering price of $16.00 per share.
  • The gross proceeds to Talis from the offering, before deducting underwriting discounts and commissions and other offering expenses payable by Talis, are expected to be approximately $220.8 million.
  • In addition, Talis has granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to 2,070,000 additional shares of its common stock at the initial public offering price, less the underwriting discounts and commissions.
  • The company is developing the Talis One platform, a compact, sample-to-answer, cloud-enabled, molecular diagnostic platform.