Digital Asset Management News & Analysis
| Tuesday Aug 13, 2013
One of the biggest challenges in brand management is making sure everyone has the latest assets, and only the ones they’re supposed to access. To address this need directly, digital asset vendor Widen Enterprises announced in March its Smartimage service. Now, the company has updated the service with version 2.0.
| Tuesday Aug 6, 2013
Interoperability is currently a popular subject in Digital Asset Management. Users want to exploit the benefits of DAM systems by accessing the data they contain from within other solutions or even combining several different DAM products to enable a wider range of features.
| Monday Jul 29, 2013
You’re sitting in an IT strategy meeting when suddenly someone says, “We need a DAM project!” Someone else responds “Don’t we already have enough damn projects! Why do we need a DAM?"
| Tuesday Jul 23, 2013
Content owners, advertisers and agencies are struggling when it comes to managing, sharing and distributing assets to a rapidly expanding and increasingly diverse set of screens and audiences around the globe. In a multi-platform world, the once-simple task of getting content in front of viewers is now incredibly daunting.
| Tuesday Jul 16, 2013
Telerik adds new functionality to its web content management platform, Sitefinity, that includes not only the ability to manage digital assets, but also provides a quick and easy user interface for updating content.
| Monday Jul 15, 2013
WebDAM's updated interface
Digital asset management vendor WebDAM Solutions has updated its cloud-based platform with a new analytics and reporting dashboard, drag-and-drop functionality for a new administrative interface, and an embedded web content management system.
| Wednesday Jul 10, 2013
The opposite of digital asset management might well be digital liability management. When a digital asset is erroneously released -- whatever the circumstance -- it can become a corporate liability in no time. If you've always fantasized about your shared content going viral, release the wrong asset and watch what happens. Just ask the NSA.
| Tuesday Jul 9, 2013
The folks at multi-channel publishing vendor WoodWing Software have been busy. A couple of months after releasing version 4.0 of its Elvis digital asset management (DAM) system, and about nine months since it acquired Elvis, the Netherlands-based company is out with version 4.1, which adds full Linux support and such IT-friendly features as distributed storage.
| Wednesday Jun 26, 2013
A Digital Asset Management (DAM) professional recently shared the experiences he had with DAM vendor demos from three different solution providers. The names of the vendors are irrelevant because the fact is the experience was the same with each and every DAM vendor in question.
| Monday Jun 24, 2013
Open source DAM provider Nuxeo has decided to fast track its latest release, and the version 5.7.1 update features upgraded customization features and improvements to the Nuxeo Drive content synchronization system.
| Thursday Jun 20, 2013
This article is about risks with Digital Asset Management initiatives and describes some strategies you can use to manage them.
| Thursday Jun 13, 2013
Dropbox search results in Widen Media Collective's new version 6.4
Widen’s version 6.4 of its cloud-based Media Collective digital asset management software is out, and it features integration with fellow cloud occupant Dropbox.
| Wednesday Jun 12, 2013
Brand management software and DAM provider, Brandworkz has released version 5.1.2 of its software which now boasts improved speed and functionality.
| Wednesday Jun 5, 2013
Elvis is integrating. This time around it's with InDesign as WoodWing's Elvis DAM 4.0 is being integrated with 1io’s one2edit 3.8, combining the digital asset management tool with the application designed to streamline workflows of documents created in Adobe’s InDesign.
| Tuesday May 28, 2013
Widen's Four Phases of the Customer Decision Journey
Customer journeys are getting a lot of attention these days. That’s largely because, in designing customer experiences, many companies find it’s helpful to understand the customer’s path to purchase and possible brand loyalty, from a customer’s point-of-view (POV). But a company has its own POV, trying to determine the likelihood that someone will become a customer. As digital asset management (DAM) vendor Widen looks at both POVs, CMSWire asked it to provide some insight on its approach.