Dr. Vinod Chachra, President, VTLS, Inc.

Dr. Vinod Chachra, President and CEO, VTLS, Inc.

 VTLS started in the library automation business in 1975. This year, VTLS Inc. enters its 29th year as an independent corporation. Consistently in the forefront of library automation and information technology, VTLS has provided innovative software, custom solutions, and superior service to the global library community. VTLS’ Virtua now supports RDA, FRBR and linked data. RDA compliant cataloging tools and user interfaces are provided in the Virtua ILS and custom Drupal modules are available for both Virtua and VITAL digital asset management software.

The company has experienced continual growth since incorporation and now has about 2000 users in 45 countries. VTLS remains independent, debt free and profitable.

Maintaining a steadfast commitment to both development and customer service, VTLS devotes 40 percent of its corporate resources to research and development and another 30 percent to customer support.  Its independence and growth testify not only to the success of its corporate vision but also to the fulfillment of its stated mission to develop, market, and support exceptional library automation products.