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Dynix

(library)
A host-based library automation system from Dynix Automated Library Systems. First installed in 1993, it is now used in over 2000 libraries worldwide.

Dynix runs on Unix using the UniVerse post relational database. The software is configurable using tables of parameters. It includes modules for cataloguing, circulation, OPAC, acquisitions, serials, reserve book room, advance bookings, homebound, BiblioBus, Pac Plus for Windows, Kids Catalog, Dynix Online Catalog, media bookings, and community information.

http://uk.dynix.com/classic.html.
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Dynix and NOTIS Systems have consolidated as Ameritech Library Services with Paul Sybrowsky named as president.
Like public librarians, many government and corporate librarians are staying with their current vendors but upgrading to their ILS companies' next-generation products; for example, Dynix customers are migrating to Dynix Horizon and DRA customers are migrating to Sirsi Unicom.
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The confusion now lies in differentiating between Dynix the company and Dynix the company's now-aging automation system.
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epixtech has relaunched its corporate identity and changed its name to Dynix to show its renewed commitment to libraries' needs.
Nearly one year to the day after the ground-breaking ceremony, the new Dynix corporate headquarters have been completed.
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