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What’s New in Flight LHR

Flight LHR (London) update, released February 2017, introduces improved mobile accessibility with progressive web design, video trimming before download, selecting an album during upload, direct URLs for download and preview, improved DRM, and more new, exciting and frequently requested features. …read more

Cumulus and Enhanced Metadata Support

Compiled from last year’s Information Bulletins’ Hints n Tips section, here is the most discussed topic: metadata. Enhanced metadata support, capturing metadata, and other helpful tips. …read more

Information Bulletin February 2017


• DataBasics latest blog: DAM for FMCG
• Ricky’s article featured in DAM News
• Cumulus 10.2.3 release
• Canto’s DAM Summit Americas date and theme announced
• Canto Flight Case Study: DI Development Company
• HINTS n TIPS: New Flight Help Videos…read more


To get to the shelf first FMCG companies must have their creative ability across their brand management, marketing, and design teams maximised by continuous collaboration in real time, around the world.
How can FMCG benefit from DAM?…read more

Information Bulletin January 2017

• DataBasics Webinar: Flight PHL release Jan 2017 recording
• DataBasics new Uploader 2.0 for Cumulus – demo available
• Reminder: DARS – Digital Asset Request System – survey
• Cumulus and SiteCore CMS integration
• Canto update for Cumulus 9 : release 9.2.7
• HINTS n TIPS: Saving PDF text into Cumulus …read more

Why Upgrade to Uploader 2.0

DataBasics’ latest Uploader 2.0 portal is completely rebuilt from the previous version. It comes with a responsive design, single and bulk upload/ metadata entry. It is a modern application that can be customised to fit your organisation’s needs. …read more

What’s New in Flight PHL

The last release of Flight in 2016 – Flight PHL (Philadephia) introduced a redesigned interface, additional layout and sorting features, a new collaboration feature – Workspace, download presets and more new, exciting and frequently requested features. …read more

Information Bulletin December 2016


• Seasons Greetings and Holiday Closure 24 Dec – 3 Jan
• New digital asset request solution for Cumulus – Survey
• Canto Cumulus 10.2.2 released
• Canto’s Flight PHL released….read more

Flight Hints n’ Tips

In this blog we are answering a few of the most frequently asked questions heard during Ricky Patten’s Flight webinars. Questions about download resolution, file relations, copyright fields and more.

To find out more about the Canto’s Flight digital asset management system, head to our Flight webpage.

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Information Bulletin November 2016

DBIB nov 2016

• Cumulus Extended Permissions – 50% discount offers ends Dec 2016
• Latest DataBasics Blog and Webinar Recording: Top 10 Flight Features 2016
• Canto Blog Post: Digital Asset Management as an eCommerce Strategy
• Canto Interview: German Maritime Search and Rescue Service
• Hints n Tips: Flight Syncing to Slack and Automatic Slack Notifications.
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