I recently wrote an article for the CI Hub blog, Why DAM Vendors Need Neutral Content Digital Asset Hubs, which discusses the need for vendor neutral content digital asset hubs. Interoperability and the immense difficulty associated with transferring digital assets across the DAM supply chain remains the single …Continue reading »
Earlier today, I published a feature article for DAM News on the topic of what has been described as ‘revolving door’ DAM implementations. In this piece I consider some of the deeper and more fundamental reasons why this is taking place and what factors have contributed to it becoming …Continue reading »
Earlier today, I contributed the first part of a two article series for DAM News on the subject of the consolidation trend in DAM and whether or not consolidation is really taking place or if it is something far more expedient. In The DAM Software Market’s Customer Acquisition Problem, …Continue reading »
I have recently contributed a feature article for DAM News entitled A Simple Technique For Cloud DAM Customisation Without Needing For Unique Instances. This is a very quick and easy to implement method which is missing from numerous DAMs I encounter, probably the majority:
“Although the end-user thinks …Continue reading »
Norwegian DAM software vendor, Fotoware, have announced today that they have been acquired by Viking Ventures, a Nordic-focussed tech investment firm. The details are sketchy currently and there is no online press release link which I am able to provide, but this is from the blurb their PR people …Continue reading »
DAM vendor, MerlinOne have announced the release of MerlinXpress, a cut-down version of their platform designed for smaller teams.
“MerlinXpress is a powerful DAM designed for small teams with big content goals. Leveraging the foundation of the customer-proven, enterprise-level MerlinX DAM, MerlinXpress offers a streamlined user interface and …Continue reading »
DAM vendor, OpenText have recently announced the release of their Media Management Cloud Edition (CE) version 20.2. With a focus on providing “better value to new and existing customers alike”, OpenText, along with many other DAM vendors, are now fully into their stride with regards to capitalising on the …Continue reading »
A few weeks ago I wrote the first article in this occasional series about the fibs that some DAM vendors tell. I discussed the type of disingenuous statements vendors come out with in-relation to roadmaps and their support for features in more generalised terms. This time, I want to …Continue reading »
Over the last few years, I have witnessed a steady increase in the number of consulting clients asking for assistance in helping them select DAM vendors to supply the software used for their DAM initiatives. This has been something of a surprise as in the past, my firm saw less …Continue reading »
DAM consultant and editor of DAM News, Ralph Windsor, has recently published an in-depth report, about how to buy enterprise Digital Asset Management systems. This expert paper represents a unique opportunity to tap into the knowledge and experience of one the DAM industry’s leading voices.
“This special …Continue reading »
Back in January, we launched the DAM System Open Specification, which was an attempt to get a detailed description of some common features of a typical DAM at different levels (basic, intermediate and advanced). We have recently added an ‘attachments’ feature which allows files like screenshots, diagrams and documents …Continue reading »
The DAM Vendor Pricing survey is currently on offer until the end of December. As the only study of its kind in the Digital Asset Management industry, this 7500 word, 64 page report includes a wide range of exclusive, scientifically conducted research and analysis. Covering five distinct pricing scenarios and …Continue reading »