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digital asset management

Digital asset management (DAM) is a business process for organizing, storing and retrieving rich media and managing digital rights and permissions. Rich media assets include images, video, audio and other multimedia content. More

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"We're trying to remove the problem of assets being created, only to disappear into somebody's hard drive." - Douglas Hegley

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    What do you call a large object-based storage repository that holds data in its native format until it is needed?
    a. data lake
    b. storage bin

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    A barnacle is unwanted programming that is downloaded and installed along with a user-requested program. Like its marine counterpart, barnacle programming can be difficult to eradicate.

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Automated systems: Dehumanizing the workplace

What will be the impact of automated systems in the enterprise? The Data Mill reports from the MIT Sloan CIO Symposium.