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DAM News 2018 Vendor Pricing Survey – Request For Participation

January 17, 2018 Vendors

As reported last year and in the email sent to those vendors registered on our DAM vendor directory yesterday, we are seeking  expressions of interest from vendors who would like to participate in our 2018 DAM vendor pricing survey.  This can be done via a form here: As with the previous 2016 survey, all the […]

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No DAM Is An Island

January 16, 2018 DAM Interoperability

Customer Experience and Content Strategy guru Alan J. Porter has recently published an article on CMSWire entitled ‘Don’t Dismantle Data Silos, Build Bridges’. The analogy he weaves – of castles representing data silos and drawbridges representing integration and interoperability is not an unfamiliar one to us here at DAM News.  My co-contributor, Ralph Windsor wrote […]

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Kodak Launch Crypto-Digital Asset Token And Blockchain For Photographers

January 12, 2018 Emerging DAM Technologies

Earlier this week, Kodak announced they were going to launch a crypto digital asset token called Kodakcoin: “Utilizing blockchain technology, the KODAKOne platform will create an encrypted, digital ledger of rights ownership for photographers to register both new and archive work that they can then license within the platform. With KODAKCoin, participating photographers are invited […]

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Groundhog Day For Innovations In DAM Technology

January 10, 2018 Vendors

Vice President of Development and Strategy at Extensis, Toby Martin, has recently published a rather reflective article entitled ‘Retrospective on Digital Asset Management Technology’ with the strapline ‘Putting the DAM Puzzle Pieces Together in 2017, 2018 and Beyond’. Like numerous other articles from Extensis, it begins like another eulogy for artificial intelligence, calling it a […]

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Understanding The AI ‘80% Problem’ And Deciding Between Artificial Or Augmented Intelligence

December 15, 2017 Artificial Intelligence

Recently, CMSWire published an article I wrote for them: What it Will Take for Artificial Intelligence to Become Useful For DAM.  This was an abridged edition of a longer feature article for DAM News: Combining AI With Digital Asset Supply Chain Management Techniques.  The responses I have received or read seem to be generally favourable, although some […]

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Blockchains For Content DAM: From Myth To Reality

December 6, 2017 Digital Asset Management Value Chains

On our features section, I have written article: Blockchain And Content DAM: Myth, Reality And Practical Applications. “Recently, I have read a few articles which make some critical remarks about blockchain for DAM.  There are some reasonable points advanced, however, there are also misunderstandings and myths about what blockchains are and how they might be applied […]

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Brandworkz Announce Release 8.1

December 5, 2017 Vendors

DAM solutions provider Brandworkz have announced a new version of their cloud-based brand management software, which claims to focus on “providing better asset visibility and business intelligence”.  Although 8.1 is only a minor version upgrade, it looks as though they’ve undertaken some fairly extensive refactoring. The full list of new features is as follows: Full […]

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IntelligenceBank Launch ‘Lightning-Fast’ Search

December 5, 2017 Vendors

Last week, IntelligenceBank announced the launch of its ‘Lightning-Fast’ search, as part of its 3.0 upgrade.  According to their CEO Tessa Court: “With this upgrade, our backend infrastructure is 15x faster than other platforms, and we have literally brought a desktop computing experience to the cloud” [Read More] We have covered this type of press […]

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DAM News Vendor Research Toolkit Offer

November 28, 2017 Vendors

From today until 31st December 2017, we are offering a combined package of our vendor research report and pricing survey for the all-in price of $499.  This includes: Vendor features and benchmarking guide (13,500 words over 61 pages) Strategy selection report (20,000 words over 50 pages) 2016 vendor pricing survey (both original data in spreadsheet […]

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DAM and AI Growing Pains: Ingestion or Indigestion?

November 24, 2017 Digital Asset Management

VP for Nuxeo, Uri Kogan, has recently published the penultimate article in his 7 Common Beliefs in the DAM Market series. For this post, Uri turns his focus to that ubiquitous herald of the new age, Artificial Intelligence (AI) and more specifically, its potential uses within Digital Asset Management. It’s undeniable that AI and machine-learning […]

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