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The Metadata Lifecycle for Digital Content

Classifying metadata values along a “content lifecycle” timeline is an interesting exercise that can make your DAM easier to use and maintain. Applying the categories Historical, Current and Future, you’ll find that each metadata value describes something related to the content’s origin or history, its current state or its future use.

Titus, Equilibrium, Adapx Release SharePoint Security, Visualization, Mobile Upgrades #spc12

Vendors including Titus and Equilibrium unveiled major upgrades to solutions for SharePoint at this week’s Microsoft SharePoint User Conference in Las Vegas, NV. Application upgrades target SharePoint user needs for security, image and video preview and tablet-based data capture.

Veteran DAM Vendor North Plains Reinvents Itself with New Mission, Logo, Website

15-year-old provider of solutions for managing digital assets, North Plains, is reinventing its key asset -- itself. This month, the Toronto-based company launched a corporate rebranding with a new mission, visual identity, logo and website.

DAM Lowdown: PublishingNOW Updates, The Pro & Cons of Open Source DAM

It’s been a DAM stormy week, at least for some of us on the East Coast. Nevertheless, in digital asset management news: PublishingNOW updates, StrongBox gets together with eMAM, VYRE’s Brand goes 2.4, and open source systems and video assets attract some tips. 

Why is Video Different? 3 Tips to Help Plan for and Manage Video in an Enterprise DAM

The video explosion is upon us. In fact, it actually detonated quite a while ago. I work with many clients, with predominantly larger enterprise DAM implementations, and a frequent topic of discussion among these organizations is, “how do I handle video within my company?” 

Open Source DAM Solutions: More Control for Those Who Need It

When I was younger I loved taking apart gadgets to see how they worked. I’ve probably ruined thousands of dollars worth of computers and electronics over the years unscrewing and cracking open things just to see how they tick.

DAM Lowdown: Widen Offers Enhanced Analytics, Brandworkz Improves Metadata Handling

Another DAM week gone by. And, in this week’s digital asset management news, Cumulus integrates with Viki, there are updates for Brandworkz, Widen and WebDAM, the Library of Congress asks about orphaned works and creative agencies just love asset management.

Vyre On Brand 2.4 Supports HTML5 Video, Multi-Brand Asset Management

Vyre has announced the launch of On Brand 2.4, the newest version of their Brand Asset Management (BAM) Solution.  This updated version of On Brand, which started as a tool used to help users manage digital content on mobile devices, has a variety of new features designed to make the SaaS based system more efficient and easier to use.

Widen Enhances Analytics, Adds Watermarking in DAM Update

Widen Media Collective has released an update to its digital asset management system, featuring a new digital watermarking integration, enhanced analytics and updated PDF exporting.

North Plains Upgrades Xinet Workflow Management Tool, Adds Mac Plugins for Adobe CS6

Canadian DAM technology provider North Plains is rolling out version 17.03 of the Xinet workflow management tool. Version 17.03 includes Xinet Portal 4.03 and Xinet Video 4.4.

WebDAM Adds Taxonomy Builder, Hierarchical Support Features

There are more new features in WebDAM. New enhancements in the digital asset management software, announced this week, are designed to increase consistency of use. 

DAM Lowdown: NerVve Takes Quantum Leap, Razuna v1.5.2 Fixes Some Bugs

What a DAM week it’s been. In digital asset management news, Quantum finds a NerVve, there’s another Razuna release, CMSWire contributors debate DAM News, a new eMam emerges, and orphaned works find a home.

Rebuttal: Do Users Want A Self-Service DAM - Or A DAM Servant?

Ed Smith recently wrote an article for CMSWire, "My Other DAM is a Self-Service Intranet Portal," comparing DAM systems to self-service petrol stations where drivers can fill up their cars themselves. While Ed makes some good points, my own experience suggests that self-service isn't a stop and pump solution. 

DAM Lowdown: The DAMMYs, Woodwing's Elvis Acquisition

It’s been another DAM week. In digital asset management news, Telestream connects with Leaping Brain, self-service DAM is compared to filling up, Razuna targets the Enterprise, the DAMMYs roll out the red carpet, Elvis is bought and WebDAM had a happy three months. 

Should I Auto-tag or Crowdsource my Metadata?

With the advent of more technology to help add metadata to digital assets, it would good to review a few tagging options available aside from what may already be done within an organization. 

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