This quarter’s newsletter profiles Vernon CMS version 10, highlights the recent National Digital Forum conference and Vernon User Group meetings, and provides some useful tips for searching in Vernon CMS.
Vernon CMS 10.0 includes a calendar view tool, image derivatives, improved options for viewing multimedia, and a number of enhancements to existing functionality.
NDF 2016 Conference Powhiri This year around 320 people attended the National Digital Forum Conference (NDF) at Te Papa, Wellington. Despite aftershock rumblings and high nerves from a city recovering from an earthquake, the conference went ahead without a hitch. This was my first year attending the conference and I was amazed at the fascinating presentations and the challenging ideas we were left with. Sadly, I am just one person and I was unable to visit all of the presentations
October 2016 Staff News Bil Vernon awarded Companion of Auckland War Memorial Museum medal Bil Vernon, the founder of Vernon Systems, was honoured this month at Auckland War Memorial Museum’s Museum Medals ceremony. Bil was awarded Companion of the Auckland War Memorial Museum for his service to the museum sector. We are proud of Bil’s achievements. He has been a mentor and supporter to many of us over his 20 year long career in the museum software industry. Read about the
Vernon Browser 3.3 has just been released. This version includes several new features and some changes to our generic templates to showcase features built in some of our projects. You can see the latest version in action on our Vernon Browser demo site. New features include: Tag clouds Vernon Browser can present any field as a tag cloud on your collection site. The most popular terms in the selected field are presented as links to provide a quick way to