OpenVPMS acquires Vertical Connect effective 1 AUGUST 2021 We are pleased to announce an exciting new direction in the development of open source software for Veterinary Management practices.  As of 1 August 2021, OpenVPMS and Vertical Connect have joined forces to develop, promote and support customers with the OpenVPMS Veterinary Practice Management Solution. OpenVPMS Ltd […]


Cyber Security

Cyber security is everyone’s business Do not underestimate the value of the data you hold. If accessed by the wrong people, information about your staff or clients can be used to commit fraud in their names, and pose a threat to your credibility. If your data is lost or compromised, it can be very difficult […]


If you are currently using a OpenVPMS managed cloud based service your database and server backups are managed automatically and your server is completely secure. If you’re running a local OpenVPMS server it is critical that your local I.T. provider has setup suitable onsite and offsite backup strategies and security in order to protect your data […]

OpenVPMS – Letterhead & Document Control

As of OpenVPMS 1.8 a new feature “Letterhead & Document Control” was introduced.  This new feature gave practices greater control of the formatting and structure of their financial templates allowing many things to be customised without having to learn the Jasper Reports editing tool which has a very steep learning curve. For many Practices there wasn’t a real […]