horizon libraries data paper

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Horizon Database 1 Horizon Database Rosa L. Flores University of Phoenix Computer and Information Processing CIS/319 Jose Torres July 23, 2008
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Horizon Database 2 Horizon Database Horizon Database Libraries around the world rely on databases for the majority of their daily work. The libraries in Florida are not the exception. They have to access enormous amounts of information, for their patrons. The libraries in Hillsborough County, Florida all use the same type of database, avoiding compatibility issues. Dynix is the company; usually looked at when trying to purchase a database for a library. Before the year 2003 the company was known as Epixtech; but in January of the year 2003, the company CEO; Jack Blount stated in a press release, the reason for changing the name of the company to Dynix; has being a reflection of a renewed commitment in addressing the need for libraries, in managing users demands. Mister Blount explained the previous system; called Dynix integrated library system, was a revolutionary among libraries; but they had customer needs to meet, so they created Horizon products (Dynix, 2003).
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Horizon Database 3 Dynix offered total support for user, while making the transition to Horizon 7.3, they offered to take care of any bugs in the system, help with any enhancements needed, due to library demands. They also offered to keep Dynix integrated library system working with
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