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Latest Digital Asset Management News & Articles

OpenText Enhances Media Management Offering with Large File Transfer Abilities, Portal Add-On

A new month and new upgrades from OpenText. This time it tackles the problem of large file transfers with the release today of version 7.2 of its Media Management offering, as well as the release of Portal for Media Management.

Extensis Updates Portfolio Server DAM Solution, Adds Visual Search Results, iPad Support

Digital asset and font management provider Extensis released the latest version of its Portfolio Server DAM software today. Version 11 provides visual search results, customizable metadata fields, and drag and drop capabilities.

DAM Lowdown: NetXposure's Keyword Helper, Woodwing's Enterprise Upgrade, Dr. Berners-Lee on DRM

The DAM week has gone by already. In recent digital asset management news: NetXposure’s Keyword helper, findability, Elvis and Woodwing’s Enterprise, DRM and Dr. Berners-Lee and Zoom 4.0 from evolphin. 

WoodWing's Updated Enterprise Features Closer Integration with Elvis DAM, Excel

Out with a new version of its Enterprise multi-channel publishing system is WoodWing. This time around it's featuring a deeper integration with its digital asset management solution, Elvis. 

DAM Lowdown: KIT Digital Cosmos, SaaS DAM Concerns, Metadata Loss on Social Networks

It’s been a busy DAM week, so let’s get started. In recent digital asset management news: KIT Digital DAMs its Cosmos System, Superior reps WoodWing, 2013 predictions, Nativ launches its Mio SaaS, manufacturers’ DAM needs, smaller is better … and more. 

DAM Lowdown: Widen Unveils Smartimage, DAM Work-in Progress, Tips on Buying

Another DAM week gone by, thank goodness. And, in recent digital asset management news, Widen goes public with Smartimage, work in progress, tips on buying and DAM liability. 

God Help Me, I'm a DAM Geek

I recently sat on a DAM discussion panel during which I repeatedly mouthed off about the way DAM ought to be if, you know, it were entirely up to me.

Can Digital Asset Management Reduce Liability?

A fellow Digital Asset Management (DAM) professional asked me whether I believe part of our job was to minimize liability within an organization. I answered yes. In fact, there are plenty of reasons why this is true and why organizations use this (in part) as another justification to acquire, implement and use Digital Asset Management properly.

Volacci Releases Automatr, a Marketing Automation Solution for WordPress, Drupal

Digital marketing company, Volacci has released Automatr, a marketing automation solution designed for WordPress and Drupal.

DAM Lowdown: Adobe's New DAM System, Tips About Tips, Thinking About Workflows

It's been a bit quiet in DAM-land this past week, with a few exceptions. In digital asset management news: Adobe releases a new DAM system, tips about tips, thinking about workflows, and thinking about salaries.

Purchasing Tips For Corporate DAM System Buyers

When you are looking for advice on purchasing digital asset management systems, there is a lot of information about essential features and more technical elements, but information on how to manage the purchasing process is often harder to find.

DAM Lowdown: DAM Mentors, Picturepark and Widen Updates, Six DAM Questions

Yet another DAM week has passed us by. And, in recent digital asset management news, Picturepark offers gurus an adaptive metadata, Widen updates, North Plains celebrates 2012 and here are six DAM questions.

Six Questions to Answer Before Selecting a Digital Asset Management System

At the beginning of my DAM career, I consulted on a project for a client who was an absolute pleasure to work with. Not only did they have hot coffee and delicious pastries in the meeting room every morning, they also bought me lunch every day. They were a smart, friendly and polite group of people in dire need of a DAM solution for their collection of over 300,000 photos. Unfortunately, the entire project was a disaster because the only thing I did while onsite with them was drink coffee and eat pastries!

Picturepark Updates DAM System to v8.4, Flexible Metadata Puts Focus on Content

Digital asset management software provider Picturepark has released version 8.4 of its system, which seeks to move the focus from managing files to managing content.

Widen's Media Collective 6.3 Features New Ratings, Enhanced Search

With version 6.3 of its cloud-based digital asset management system, Media Collective, Widen now offers enhanced search, a new Ratings function and a new knowledge base.

DAM Lowdown: WebDAM's Experience, Tips for Metadata, Are You Paid Enough?

The DAM week is behind us, and, in recent digital asset management news: tips on asset and metadata management, Celum’s boffo year, a new experience for WebDAM, compare your salary and is your agency worth a DAM?

WebDAM Revamps with New 'Experience,' Featuring Updated Interface

Digital asset management vendor WebDAM Solutions is going “radical.” That’s the company’s descriptor for its New WebDAM Experience, released this week, which updates collaboration, search and discovery functionality and the overall user experience.

DAM Lowdown: Glossary Rising, Razuna Adding Features, Telestream Transcoding

This DAM week has gone by quickly. And, in digital asset management news: a Glossary rises, Razuna touts new functions and Telestream upgrades.

DAM Lowdown: DAM Words, TACTIC for Mac, Shakespeare Didn't Know DAM

It’s been yet another DAM week, and, in recent digital asset management news: DAM glossary, the DAM Value Chain, Windows Azure to the rescue, Shakespeare didn’t know DAM and TACTIC for Mac.

Where is your DAM Glossary?

I have heard Digital Asset Management (DAM) vendors use a lot of words to describe their technology, their components, those configurations, the possible customizations and the variable functionality of their systems. What some DAM vendors are lacking when they use these exciting (and sometimes confusing) words is a concise, glossary of terms. In writing.