Services A Hosted Solution for the Cloud With The Best Support At The Best Price

The Library Software Hosted Solution may be installed onsite on your 'Cloud' or may be installed on ANY 'Cloud'. ANS operates a 'Cloud', but we recognise that you may already have other systems in the 'Cloud' with another provider. Unlike other suppliers ANS does not demand that you use the library vendors own Cloud. You can choose the 'Cloud' vendor which provides the best service to you at the best price. This is unique to

A 'hosted' solution is a partnership between the Library and Amlib/Applied Network Solutions (ANS). At ANS we have 30 years experience in the efficient management of SQL databases and experience in setting up and maintaining hosted solutions. We also have staff with over 9 years experience in training, supporting and development of the Library Management System. The benefits of a hosted library software solution are:

  • Operation and access to your library software database 24 hours a day, seven days a week
  • Automatic updates to software to ensure a state of the art product
  • Automatic SQL and updates and version upgrades as released
  • Consistent, regular maintenance
  • Automatic backups with managed, off-site storage of backups for your library system
  • Expert support in SQL and the library system
  • Documentation of the setup and ongoing management procedures
  • Data warehousing of up to 4 GB
  • Communication lines of up to 2Mg

The Library Software Hosted Solution includes:

Onsite visit to extract data
Set up of Servers (Web Server and Database Server)
Set up of firewalls and security
Ongoing installation of Microsoft Service Packs as required
Ongoing installation of all library software updates/upgrades
Ongoing cost of SQL Server licenses
Maintenance of firewall and security
Ongoing operator support up to 10 hours per week for backup maintenance and file support
24/7 access to database if required
Implementation of secure access for Library staff to offsite database
Set up of passive backup servers in the event of hardware failure

All our systems are backed by our library software Support Team

If you would like a brochure, more information or a free on-site demonstration; please Contact Us you will hear back from us within 48 hours or telephone +44(0)1256 300 790