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DataBasics Blog and Information Bulletins

Digital Asset Management

Information Bulletin May 2017

• DataBasics latest blog: Using Direct URLs of Images and Videos
• Flight blog and webinar recording: What’s New in Flight CDG
• Cumulus upcoming webinar: DRM and DAM, May 23rd
• Canto’s latest blog: How To Measure Digital Asset Management Success
• Flight latest blog: AutoTagging Offers Sophisticated Leap Forward for DAM
• HINTS n TIPS: How to manage talent release forms in Flight…read more

What’s New in Flight CDG

Again Canto has delivered some new and exciting features and updates with the latest Flight release: Flight CDG. New key updates and features include:
• Smart tags • Preview the entire PPT presentation • Enhanced password policies • Add watermark when sharing • More on using direct URLs of images and videos • And more. …read more

Using Direct URLs Of Images and Videos

In our opinion, one of the most exciting new features of Flight (released with Flight LHR update) is the direct URLs of images and videos that you can find in the details view of an image or video….read more

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

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

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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DAM Summit Cultural Heritage Panel – Wrap

DAM Panel

Part of Canto’s recent DAM Summit EU included a panel session on Day 2 on DAM for Cultural Heritage which postulated a number of questions pertinent to cultural heritage organisations with responses from the panel. Ricky Patten as organiser and chair of the panel took notes on the responses to provide a broader audience for the discussion – particularly or those that responded to the survey but could not attend in person..
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Information Bulletin May 2016

DBIB

• Cumulus 10 Why Upgrade? Webinar – recording and blog available
• Canto Cumulus in Top 3 Finalists for CODiE Award 2016
• Flight MIA – Latest Release
• Canto’s Next DAM Summit Europe – Berlin 26-27 September 2016
• HELIOS Pre-Drupa Seminars 23 – 26 May 2016
• HINTS n TIPS: Capturing metadata for record searching in Cumulus…read more

Information Bulletin March 2016

DBIB March 2016

• DataBasics Blogs and Forthcoming Webinars
• Flight by Canto New Release – Flight AUS
• Canto’s DAM Summit Americas, New York, May 2016 + more
• Cumulus X Features + Demo Server Update
• HELIOS News: Universal File Server migration
• HINTS n TIPS: Cumulus Metadata Fields List as TXT or CSV….read more

DAVS for Audiovisual Playback

Filmstrip for DAVS

DataBasics Audio Visual Solution or DAVS has been developed as a plugin or add-on for Cumulus to enable users to have any of their audiovisual content, in any format, to be played back as a progressive download in Cumulus Sites, Web Client and Portals….read more