Here's a great video overview of what's happening in Digital Asset Management in 2013 from industry guru Theresa Regli.
If you haven't got three and a half minutes to spare here is a 30 second summary:
- Everybody is doing Media and Digital Asset Management these days
- Media asset management used to be the preserve of Movie studios and Production houses - now most companies have videos, definitely images, but also other rich media they need to manage
- More and more companies need to find out how they can do things like; manage image rights, make additional revenue from their assets, or distribute assets for different devices or media
- Integration of Digital Asset Management (DAM) and Web Content Management Systems (CMS) is becoming a popular need