Category: Garden Explorer

Digital Asset Management – is it relevant for Botanical Collections?

Easy and efficient handling of digital assets such as images and documents has always been an important capability of IrisBG. Electronic documents are now replacing printed documents at many institutions and the availability of quality digital cameras and improved smartphone cameras has resulted in an explosive growth in the number of photos taken. The growth …

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New Year, New Users and New Version

Hope you have had a good start to the New Year. So far this year, we have had the great pleasure of welcoming 8 new gardens to our community from different parts of the world, as far apart as Alaska, Mexico and South Korea. Several of the new gardens have also implemented the multi-language feature …

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Record your collection data in multiple languages

Many gardens receive visitors from different parts of the world and a sure way to make a guest feel welcome is to provide information about the garden in the language of the visitor. With IrisBG Garden Explorer, we give our gardens the capability to welcome visitors with a user interface that adapts to their language …

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Version 3.4.4 is released

In this article, I will focus on a few of the more important changes found in the latest release of IrisBG. The new features covered in this article include: Improved access control for accessions and taxa. More formalized recording of hybrids. Data import improvements. Recycling of events is now easier. Garden Explorer improvements. F11 for …

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Version 3.4 is released

2013 has been a very busy year for the IrisBG team, and the last few months were no exception. Today, we are happy to announce the release of version 3.4 of IrisBG. In addition to minor general improvements, this release also contains several new features requested by the IrisBG community which are described in more …

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Version 3.3 is released

We are happy to announce the release of version 3.3 of IrisBG. This release contains a number of important improvements that we have described in more detail below. A complete list of all changes in version 3.3 is available on our online forum and in the integrated help. The new version is available at no …

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Get your plant collection mapped today

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IrisBG is a complete botanical collection management solution for botanical gardens, arboreta and large estates. If you ask any botanical garden whether they would like to see their plant collection records integrated with maps, the answer in most cases is, YES PLEASE. One reason why this often is not a high priority, is the perceived …

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Getting started with QR Codes in your garden

IrisBG is a complete botanical collection management solution for Botanical Gardens and Large Estates. In addition to keeping your plant records up to date, IrisBG also supports numerous ways of producing your plant labels. In this article, we will describe how you can use IrisBG to produce plant labels with QR codes. What are QR …

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