Loading

DataBasics Blog and Information Bulletins

metadata

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

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

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 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 February 2016

• New Cumulus AV Add-on and Discount on Extended Permissions
• Annual Cumulus Software Maintenance Update Delivery
• Canto’s InDesign Client Webinar Recording
• Flight by Canto Webinars and News
• HELIOS offers InDesign Plugin for ImageServer UB64
• HINTS n TIPS: Cumulus and Enhanced Metadata Support
read more

Metadata, Controlled Vocabulary and your DAM

Metadata - screens

Regardless of the sector, a common challenge we’ve encountered when implementing a digital asset management system relates to the process of asset ingestion and their naming and identification. In plain English, what we’re talking about here is the process of adding files (your digital assets) to the DAM database with enough relevant and descriptive information to make those assets searchable and findable. …read more

HOW TO Edit Metadata for Multiple Files

Use the bulk edit function in Cumulus Web Client to Replace, Add, Clear, Insert or Remove all metadata from the selected files in one go. A significant feature is the ability to append and prepend keywords to existing keywords without replacing them. Simply select the files you want to change, choose edit from the tools menu, and then use the options to update the metadata….read more