Last week Elvis DAM 4.4 was released with quite a few interesting improvements. This release focuses on major improvements in 3 important areas; reviewing and collaborating on digital files on your tablet, the integration of digital asset management (DAM) in the multi-channel publishing workflow, and the ability to create custom functionality and integrations through the Elvis API.
So let's look under the hood and see what's new!
Print, Web, digital, mobile, social media – magazine publishers who want to remain competitive in today's media world must serve a large variety of channels. For several reasons, this leads to drastic increases in the size of file collections. It’s time that publishers think about implementing an effective strategy to manage their digital assets.
A recent study conducted by WoodWing Software on the technology trends of 2014 provided evidence – 64.3% of the participating magazine publishers focus on a true multi-channel publishing strategy, serving print, Web, mobile, tablets and social media. These publishers have recognized that they have to offer their valuable content via various channels to address their readers’ preferences and different consumption situations.
So, are you an InDesign power user? Really? If you think you are, and you don't know about Martinho da Gloria's Multi-Find/Change plug-in (MFC) for InDesign, then you probably need to do some soul-searching and ask yourself when it was, exactly, you lost your passion for fine technology and productivity.
Last week, Elvis DAM 4.2 - already the 4th update of Elvis DAM in the last 12 months - was released. Other recent releases featured the addition of taxonomies, easier ways to share large files and Linux support. With this latest 4.2 release we're taking the benefits of digital asset management one step closer to the masses. So what's new?
Only 6 weeks after we released version 1.0 of the brand new Elvis Review App, we are releasing the first major update with the 1.1 release, which has been approved this week. The improved App features a host of usability and design improvements and fully supports iOS 7. All designed to improve the ability to review and approve digital files on your tablet. Elvis Review App 1.1 is now available on the iTunes Store. Highlights of this update are: