One of our featured DAM Vendors, ADAM are hosting a webinar entitled ‘The changing role of content in the Age of the Customer’ on Tuesday, May 7, 2013 6:00 PM – 6:30 PM CEST that will discuss how consumer digital behaviour, driven by technology, is rapidly changing and look …Continue reading »
The Early Bird Discount period for Henry Stewart’s DAM Europe event closes tomorrow (Friday 19th April 2013). The event will held in London for two days from 27th & 28th June 2013 and will cover the latest thinking and developments in digital asset management.
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One of our featured DAM vendors, Daminion Software, have recently announced an upgrade to their Daminion Server. The latest update enables users to stamp images with Geo coordinates and also provides a new “Compact View” mode, which allows more thumbnails to be displayed on the screen, in addition …Continue reading »
One of our featured DAM vendors, FocusOPEN, have released version 3.4.5 of their flagship open source DAM system. The point release has a few new features which caught my attention:
- User group metadata
- Asset metadata export
- Google maps links in images (presumably using the longitude and latitude
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DAM News contributing editor, Ralph Windsor, has written another special feature exclusively for us. This piece is called: DAM Vital Signs – Performance Review Techniques To Enhance ROI. The article examines several different methods for auditing DAM systems and combining that data with user feedback to meet the wider …Continue reading »
DAM News editor, Naresh Sarwan and contributor, Ralph Windsor have written a whitepaper aimed at corporate managers who have the complex task of managing the Digital Asset Management system purchasing process.
“Having been involved in many procurement exercises for DAM solutions as both vendors and in a purchasing advisory …Continue reading »
Adobe are holding their annual Adobe MAX training convention. We don’t normally cover vendor training summits, but Adobe apps are probably used by easily 90% of everyone who follows DAM News and the event is often accompanied by a major announcement or two as well.
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Computerweekly report that distressed data centre service provider, 2e2 who are currently in financial administration are requiring their customers to provide £1m (approx $1.5m) in funding to allow ‘uninterrupted access to their data’:
“While administrators have asked 2e2’s 20 enterprise-level users to pay most of the datacentre costs, smaller …Continue reading »
Amazon Web Services have announced the release of Elastic Transcoder (currently in beta right now). The Cloud based service provides on-demand conversion of video formats:
“Amazon Elastic Transcoder manages all aspects of the transcoding process for you transparently and automatically. There’s no need to administer software, scale hardware, tune …Continue reading »
DAM News contributor, Ralph Windsor has written this special feature on DAM and Collections Management Convergence. He has referenced an article written by Theresa Regli from Real Story Group and analysed her points with reference to some of his own implementation experiences. He looks at five related topics:
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One of our featured DAM vendors, Daminion who specialise in low cost client/server (rather than web based) DAM systems have released an updated 0.9.8b version of their multi-user server product. The main items in the upgrade relate to folder management, but there are a number of other enhancements and …Continue reading »
One of our featured DAM vendors, Daminion Software have released version 0.9.7b of their flagship DAM system. Apart from wining the award for more obscure product version number of the week (and they’re not even open source!) the update contains a variety of new features:
- Import Office documents like
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