Our annual Australasian user group meetings were a great success in September. Queensland Museum hosted the Australian meeting, while the New Zealand meeting was held in an Auckland conference centre. 23 people from around Australia attended the Brisbane User Group meeting on September 10th/11th. Kate showed the new features in Vernon CMS 8.0. Paul gave presentations on digital asset management (DAM) features in Vernon CMS, how Vernon CMS can integrate with 3rd party DAMs, and online collection projects we have
Version 8.0 includes many changes to better support library and archive collections, including new data entry screens, data fields and export formats. Importantly, it also includes an upgrade to the underlying database that Vernon CMS is built on, OpenInsight.
Press Release: Murwillumbah a ‘unique’ cultural hub after museum opens Hundreds celebrate museum expansion
September 2014 Staff News Sandeep Kaur joins Vernon Systems In June 2014 Sandeep joined Vernon Systems as our Office Manager. We’re pleased to have her in our team. Sandeep moved to New Zealand in 2007 to further her studies, completing a Bachelor of Business in Accounting & Finance at Unitec in 2012. She started her career with a mid–tier accounting firm in Auckland where she did volunteer work while studying. From 2012 – January 2014 she worked as an Associate
With renovated facilities and improved access to the collection, the Gold Museum is heading into another golden age. The updated website, with the Gold Museum’s entire 65,000 item collection, went live in August 2013. Since the launch visitor numbers have significantly increased, averaging over 200 hits per day. The best day saw 1358 hits. Also, through eHive (Vernon System’s hosted museum software) the Gold Museum’s published objects are automatically included in Trove, National Library of Australia’s online archive, expanding the