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Version History

Atrium Version 1.7.1

Release date: 4 September 2009

Features and Fixes

  • New data management and administrative tools
  • New data import functions for collections and images
  • Support for IPTC image metadata
  • Bug fixes and usability enhancements

Atrium Version 1.7

Release date: 11 May 2009

Features and Fixes

  • Support for highly flexible taxonomic hierarchy and synonymy
  • User-definable custom fields for taxonomic units
  • Significant user interface enhancements
  • Expansion of annotation features including confirmations and level of confidence

Atrium Version 1.6.1

Release date: 31 December 2007

Features and Fixes

  • Optimization of some queries
  • Minor UI enhancements

Atrium Version 1.6

Release date: 7 December 2007

Features and Fixes

  • Added Vegetation Surveys, a module for managing plots and transects
  • The collection model was updated to support multiple specimens per collection
  • Collection and specimen data is now versioned so a complete change history is maintained
  • Added support for LSIDs
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes and enhancements

Atrium Version 1.5

Release date: 14 March 2007

Features and Fixes

  • Added weather data module to allow for search, graphing and download of weather station data
  • Added checklist interface
  • Improved search results features
  • Added KML export of collection data for viewing in Google Earth
  • Taxon reference tab now automatically displays matches from Atrium bibliography data
  • Bibliographic records are now saved in workspace projects
  • Added quick search and family search to every page
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes and enhancements

Atrium Version 1.4

Release date: 8 August 2006

Features and Fixes

  • Added DiGIR support to become GBIF data provider
  • Re-organized navigation
  • Added annotation history search
  • Added annotation label printing
  • Improved Bibliography search interface
  • Added support for document upload in Bibliography
  • Improved error reporting and logging
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes and enhancements

Atrium Version 1.3

Release date: 20 February 2006

Features and Fixes

  • Geospatial data repository added
  • Advanced permissions with users and groups
  • Personal projects added
  • Expanded field guides
  • References tab for taxon added
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes and enhancements

Atrium Version 1.2

Release date: 20 December 2005

Features and Fixes

  • Mapping of collections using Google Maps
  • Generation of PDF "field guides"
  • Improved display of collection data and images
  • Filters apply to collections, images and maps
  • Automation of image processing and import
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes

Atrium Version 1.1

Release date: 27 October 2005

Features and Fixes

  • Officially changed name to "Atrium"
  • Added bibliographic search and export
  • Improvements to the annotation process
  • Completed database abstraction allowing Atrium to also use Microsoft SQL server
  • Implemented database backup procedures
  • Minor changes to run on Linux
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes

Version 1.0

Release date: 15 August 2005