English Computing Dictionary
◊ DYNIX
Dynix
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://www.uk.dynix.com/classic.html)}
(1995-04-28)