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Box, Dropbox, and Google Drive are not DAM systems

DAM technology too often gets perceived as merely an image repository. This is a shallow view — like saying that a person sitting in a hot tub and kicking his legs constitutes swimming. Actual swimming includes a whole lot more than that, just as digital asset management consists of far more than just putting images in a central searchable repository.

The Blurring of Enterprise Lines in DAM

But now with even SMBs adopting cloud-based DAMs containing hundreds of thousands of assets numbering in the dozens of terabytes, deployment strategy has become more important than the rather arbitrary term "enterprise"

When it rains, it pours (Oracle) clouds

Oracle has done this before; at some point in time, they had four or five different Portal products. However, it took a really long time for them to actually consolidate and integrate multiple offerings. So while it may be a good thing to get different options from one single vendor

ADAM finally hires a North American as the competition creeps close

As much as I love a good Belgian ale and steaming mussels with frites, the Francophile in me who's often on the Eurostar jokingly refers to Belgium as "the speed bump of Europe." When it comes to the DAM world, however, out of Belgium comes a vendor too significant to speed over:

Sharpening the dull Digital Asset Management functionality in SharePoint

It is an understatement to say that Sharepoint has become a nearly ubiquitous platform for workplace collaboration. Yet, as our technology evaluation subscribers know, Sharepoint may be omnipresent but definitely not omnipotent. An enterprise cannot just survive on Sharepoint for all its unstructured content needs, since there are significant functionality gaps in the Sharepoint armor

SDL adds Media Asset Management via acquisition of Calamares

Delft, a town in the province of South Holland, is not only famous for its signature lieflijk blue-and-white pottery -- like those miniature KLM houses that are given out on flights -- but also for its software too. One Delft-based company is moving out of the newfound cradle of Dutch software to Amsterdam, as video management vendor Calamares (funny name, no?) has been acquired by SDL to be rebranded as SDL Media Manager