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Parish Data System Releases Version 7

    Adds improved security and program navigation

    Florence, SC: June 26, 2013 – Earlier today, Parish Data System (PDS) announced the release of Version 7.0. With this release, the company has added important enhancements to its Church Office,Formation Office, School Office, Diocesan Office, Ledger/Payroll, Facility Scheduler, and Ministry Scheduler modules. The updated version not only allows for more control, security, and flexibility, but also provides new user-friendly capabilities.

    “We are excited to announce the release of PDS Version 7.0.” said Paul Goldsworthy, Product Owner, R&D, PDS. “Our goal is to be the best provider for every technology solution and service a Catholic parish or diocese needs” Goldsworthy added. With the new features, as well as improved navigation and appearance, this upgrade will provide clients with an easy-to-use tool to manage church information.

    Highlights of version 7.0 include the following:

    • Customizable home screen
    • Enhanced program navigation and appearance
    • Automatic update notifications
    • Improved security for reporting
    • Single sign-on
    • Compatibility with Windows 8

    “I really love the new version of PDS. We’ve worked hard to make sure the 7.0 release includes many of the improvements suggested to us from our clients” said Michael Sawyer, Software Developer, R&D, PDS.

    For more information about Parish Data System and how you can upgrade to PDS Version 7.0, please visit our website.

    About Parish Data System

    Parish Data System (PDS), a solution of ACS Technologies, has been the leading software choice for Catholic organizations since 1978. PDS has gained Catholic market leadership by providing software and services to over 20,000 users at 8,000+ parishes, schools, and dioceses worldwide. Products include Church Office, Formation Office, School Office, Diocesan Office, Ledger/Payroll, Facility Scheduler, and Ministry Scheduler.

    About ACS Technologies®

    Founded in 1978, ACS Technologies® is the leading provider of information management software and service solutions to nearly 50,000 churches, schools, and organizational offices. With brands such as ACS™PDS™Realm®, and HeadMaster™, ACS Technologies enables churches and schools to manage every vital area of their ministry from finances to relationships, from events and groups to giving and serving. Whether online, desktop, or mobile, the passion that drives ACS Technologies is maximizing technology’s value for ministry. ACS Technologies is a privately held company headquartered in Florence, South Carolina, with offices in Greenville, SC and Phoenix, AZ.


    Meredith M. Morris