Posts Tagged ‘DAM’

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Should Companies Invest in PIM or DAM?

Having spent a lot of time building custom software applications at the beginning of my career, there were many aspects of technology decisions that fascinate me. One of the subjects I’ve always enjoyed assisting companies with is the decision to “build vs buy” a software. Factors such as business needs, technical requirements, budget, access to talent, complexity, unique functionally, data privacy, and sometimes even […]

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DAM! We should get our assets together.

It’s DAM, not damn. Let’s dissect what these tools are, what to seek in a DAM, and more about managing your assets. Digital Asset Management (DAM) systems are a commonly misunderstood tool. “They’re like a file storage system, right?”. Technically, that’s not wrong, but that’s like saying that Google is “just a search engine”. Also, […]

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DAM! We Should Get Our Assets Together.

It’s DAM, not damn. Let’s dissect what these tools are, what to seek in a DAM, and more about managing your assets. Digital Asset Management (DAM) systems are a commonly misunderstood tool. “They’re like a file storage system, right?”. Technically, that’s not wrong, but that’s like saying that Google is “just a search engine”. Also, […]

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Top DAM Features in Adobe Experience Manager Assets

At Adobe Summit, Elliot Sedegah and Josh Ramirez took us through the exciting new features in Adobe Experience Manager Assets, which is Adobe’s Digital Asset Management product.  Assets has been in the market for a long time and has built up a strong list of features over the years.  In this post, I will share […]

How to Show/Hide Metadata Schema Field Based on Asset Path

If you have not read my post explaining how to show/hide page properties based on a template in AEM 6.4  you may want to stop and read that before this one. Especially the “Granite Render Condition” section as it is the basis for this post. Now onto the good stuff! Banner Photo by Glenn Carstens-Peters on Unsplash The Use Case […]

AEM Assets Series: Understanding AEM Metadata Schemas

Metadata is defined as data that provides information about other data. In AEM, metadata is used to describe assets and content for information purposes, findability and delivery. Simple examples might be the title of a photograph, shot date, and photographer. AEM allows the grouping of metadata using Metadata Schemas. These schemas can be applied at […]

AEM Assets Series: Creating a Taxonomy

Taxonomy is a categorization framework used to identify or tag content. It sets the foundation for classification using a controlled vocabulary which leads to better findability and easier information management. A taxonomy should be agreed upon by business and content owners, and flexible enough to respond to changing business needs. Using the Taxonomy Features in […]

AEM Assets Series: 5 Tips for Creating a Unified Folder Structure

Creating a standardized assets folder structure is one of the first tasks when building an enterprise Digital Asset Management (DAM) system. Often organizations are combining disparate storage systems into a single DAM, and it’s necessary to understand the way contributors classify assets internally, attempt to recognize patterns, and make improvements to better suit the needs […]

Handling Large Resolution Images in AEM

Recently I ran into an issue where one of my images was not appearing correctly on my Adobe Experience Manager (AEM) page. Upon a closer look, it appeared that AEM was downscaling the web image when used in my Image Component. After hours of research, we discovered this is an issue driven by the default […]

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Digital Asset Management: No Longer a ‘Nice to Have’

Why Digital Asset Management As companies undergo digital transformation, and look to become an ‘experience business’ that delivers second to none experiences to their customers and drives brand loyalty, there’s more pressure on marketing teams to create compelling, interactive and visually appealing content. With content in such high demand, marketing leaders seek to streamline the use of […]

Why DAM Is Important to Your Web Content System

I’ve talked about Digital Asset Management (DAM) more in the past 12 months than in the past four years combined. In a way, it makes sense. Digital continues to evolve and become ever more important. Digital channels continue to proliferate. As digital channels proliferate, digital asset numbers explode.  Instead of a few thousand images, you […]

Adobe Summit: Top New DAM features for Adobe Experience Manager

By the size of the line to get into this session, I’d say that Digital Asset Management is a hot topic. Elliot Sedegah and Greg Klebus from Adobe shared the top new DAM features in the AEM. First, DAM in Adobe is now called Adobe Experience Manager Assets. Managing digital assets can be a tedious […]

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