When Your Assets Are On The Line

After attending several recent conferences and events during the first part of 2014, it has become readily apparent that there are many different interpretations of what DAM (digital asset management) can do for you. For example, folks at the Henry Stewart DAM NY Conference chatted with us that they were looking for more of a […]

Smart Copy

Software developers frequently use a technique called “branching” that enables them to create copies of existing software code. This same technique can be valuable to graphic design teams who want to reap the same benefits of a more efficient development process and quicker turnaround time for their digital assets. The vast majority of Digital Asset […]

The Right Tool for the Job

The Right Tool for the Job As the old proverb goes “If all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail”. Which put another way, it is best to use the right tool for the task at hand. While a bicycle may do well to transport you across town, it is probably not […]

Digital Asset Management Linking with Adobe Drive

Another example of why you shouldn’t believe everything thing you read on the internet. One of the primary issues for InDesign users is retaining connections to their linked images and assets, especially when transferring files between Mac and Windows. A blog (InDesign Secrets) recently posted on Linda.com suggested you should always embed images into your […]

Deduplication and Digital Assets

In our previous blog post we talked about the challenges of uploading existing content to a new digital asset management software. Today, lets talk about working with the same file over and over. It can be a real pain to have to upload and download the same file again and again. This point was made […]

On-Premise vs Cloud: Digital Asset Management Software

Cloud solutions have both advantages and disadvantages. When determining whether to move an application to the cloud, organizations must make sure that all of the operational aspects are understood before an intelligent decision can be made. One area that is typically overlooked is bandwidth cost and utilization and the subsequent business impacts it may have. […]

Replacing Adobe Version Cue

In April of 2005, Adobe released the Creative Suite 5 upgrade to its popular creative tool product line. As part of the announcement, Adobe also announced that it would be dropping support for the Version Cue tool that enabled its users to version files. While most users have subsequently upgraded their CS applications, there are […]

Real-time web-based video-annotation allows for faster video production

In 2010, Zappos made $1.6 billion in revenue. How did they do it? It turns out that videos played a major role in influencing customer conversion. In fact, Zappos reported that its 50,000+ videos had a sales impact of 6% to 30%. That’s a lot of videos, and a lot of money. Like Zappos, more […]