It has been announced that Canto will now refer not only to the company name but also to their SaaS digital asset management product formerly know as “Flight by Canto” or “Flight”.
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The Australian and New Zealand museum sectors face many of the same challenges. The three day conference – MA16 – a joint event between Museums Australia and Museums Aotearoa held in Auckland explored the relevance and sustainability of museums and galleries now and in the future, and the ways they can be of social, cultural and ecological value. DataBasics Director Ricky Patten attended the conference – here are his notes and impressions.
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.
With the release of Cumulus X, Canto have re-built their popular Cumulus iOS Mobile App – and it’s now included with every Cumulus X install. Upload and download content anytime, anywhere and search across all your Cumulus catalogs for on-the-go updates.
DataBasics has not only been awarded Canto’s highest distributor status of Platinum Partner for the 5th year running, but has increased sales by 12% during 2015. Along with these successes came a brand new responsive website, an office move to fancier and more spacious premises, and last but not least – new staff!
Cumulus 10.1 has been released with a brand new InDesign Client – the ultimate time-saver that lets your creative team work more efficiently. Two-way communication between your Cumulus digital asset management (DAM) and Adobe InDesign® means you reduce errors, simplify workflow and keep content fresh. This powerful new plugin is the best digital asset management integration to InDesign ever.
John Holland, one of Australia’s largest construction companies, was looking for a digital asset management (DAM) platform to meet the needs of its diverse range of users when searching for, and using their digital assets. Cumulus was chosen in part because of its configurability, which enabled it to be tailored to the company’s needs.
Choosing how you want to deploy your DAM solution can be a vital decision on the path to success. Whereas many other applications are deployed based upon current organisational preference, with DAM there are more factors to consider. DAM is all about making content available to the right people, in the right format, in the right amount of time. Picking a suitable deployment strategy is often as important.
Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne is a long-standing scientific and cultural institution that plays a vital role in the study and conservation of Australia’s plant life. Their Enterprise Image Database (EID) is a project developed by the RBG for image control and management, initially for internal use and ultimately as a public resource, using Cumulus.