Birthday Cake 15 years

Celebrating fifteen years of Koha support in Australia

CALYX information essentials is proudly celebrating fifteen years of service to users of the Koha integrated library system. Over this period assistance has been provided with almost 100 Koha installations, over a thousand hours of training and in the resolution of thousands of support request tickets. CALYX now serves customers from Fiji to the Kimberley[…]

Advice of Koha Upgrade – December 2017

Welcome to another update on Koha and your support service from CALYX. Koha 17.05 upgrade imminent All hosted clients will be upgraded to Koha version 17.05.06 next Wednesday evening, 13 December 2017 (next week, not this week).  This upgrade will add new features  to Koha which librarians will be able to utilise according to your[…]

Koha Upgrade

Hosted Clients Upgraded to Koha 17.05.06

All clients hosted by CALYX have been upgraded to Koha version 17.05.06. The upgrade was performed overnight on Wednesday 13 December 2017. Clients now have additional features available whilst losing none of their settings or the functionality they enjoyed prior to the upgrade. The highlight of the Koha 17.05 release, in our opinion, is the[…]

Koha Further Security Upgrade Applied

The Koha Release Team announced a security release on Tuesday 29 August 2017.  The release fixed cross-site scripting vulnerabilities..  Releases were made for all currently supported versions of Koha: 16.05, 16.11 and 17.05. All hosted clients of CALYX were upgraded to Koha version 16.11.11 on Sunday 3 September 2017.  See our Newsletter for more details.

Koha Upgrade to version 16.11.07 completed

All CALYX hosted clients have been upgraded to Koha version 16.11.07. The upgrade was performed overnight on Thursday 18 May 2017. Major new features in Koha 16.11 include: an Article Requests module; a Housebound Readers module; new Patron Quick Add form; Allow a Patron to Place Multiple Reserves on a Record (e.g. reserve more than[…]

Koha Security Releases and Upgrade Advice

Koha Security Releases and Upgrade Advice Welcome to another update on Koha and your support service from CALYX.   Security Releases of Koha Koha developers are continually focused on ensuring your library software is as secure as possible. For currently maintained versions of Koha, new Releases have been made recently. The following releases of Koha[…]

CALYX Newsletter June 2016

Koha News from CALYX Welcome to another update on Koha and your support service from CALYX.   Imminent upgrade of Koha to Version 3.22 for hosted clients CALYX is planning to upgrade all hosted clients to Koha Version 3.22.7 on the evening of Thursday 23 June 2016. As usual, no existing functionality will be lost[…]

Kohacon2016 Video Presentations

A really BIG thank you to the Kohacon2016 team in Thessaloniki, Greece for hosting the conference this year and for making the presentation videos available. For your convenience CALYX has prepared a list of useful information below: The programme: http://kohacon2016.lib.auth.gr/?page_id=2417 Conference videos: http://www.livemedia.com/kohacon16 #kohacon16: https://twitter.com/hashtag/kohacon16?f=tweets&vertical=default&src=hash Chris Cormack’s personal coverage of the event: http://blog.bigballofwax.co.nz/ Table of presentations below: Title[…]

Koha Upgrade to version 3.20.06 completed

All CALYX hosted clients have been upgraded to Koha version 3.20.06. The upgrade was performed overnight on Wednesday 9 December 2015. Major new features in Koha 3.20 include: Batch record modification; The ability to generate RSS feeds for public lists; Checkout and due date managed to the hour – particularly useful for single day loans; More[…]

CALYX Newsletter December 2015

Koha News from CALYX Welcome to another update on Koha and your support service from CALYX.   Imminent upgrade of Koha to Version 3.20 for hosted clients CALYX is planning to upgrade all hosted clients to Koha Version 3.20.6 on the evening of Wednesday 9 December 2015. As usual, no existing functionality will be lost[…]