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
This issue includes articles on the Museums Australasia and Museums & the Web conferences, Abingdon County Hall Museum, and recent development work, and we announce this year’s user group meetings.
This is the 100th issue of COLLECTION CONNECTION, the quarterly newsletter we have been publishing for 25 years. This issue includes articles about two new sites, The Australian Ballet and Penrith Regional Art Gallery, a case study about Waddesdon Manor, an overview of collection auditing tools in Vernon CMS, and a profile of our new info.ehive.com website.
COLLECTION CONNECTION #99 includes articles about two web projects we have recently completed for Auckland Art Gallery and The Frick, a survey on the effects of publishing collections online, and a profile of Surf World’s use of eHive.
September 2015 The last month has been a busy one at Vernon Systems. We’ve been testing Vernon CMS 9.0, which has now had its official release, we’ve been to Sydney for our annual Australian user group meeting and Wellington for our annual New Zealand user group meeting, and our company website has had a major overhaul.