|[December 17, 2012]
North Plains Unveils New Versions of Xinet and Telescope Digital Asset Management Software
TORONTO --(Business Wire)--
Plains, the leader in helping companies leverage their visual media
assets, today announced the availability of enhanced versions of both Xinet™
The updates include the compatibility with Adobe (News - Alert) Creative Suite™ 6 and
the capability to easily transfer assets and its associated metadata
from Xinet to Telescope via the new ConnectR™ functionality. The
simultaneous shipments are a reflection of North Plains' commitment to
integration between its product lines allowing customers to continuously
leverage the latest technology.
The new release of Xinet enables users producing digital assets within
creative workgroups to work more efficiently through a series of
customer-driven improvements, including:
Allows users to transfer files and metadata singly or in batches from
Xinet to Telescope with the "Push to DAM" ConnectR
Ability to easily create a single contact sheet of all images, audio
and video assets being assembled ito a collection
Allows users to preview and access to assets directly on the server
with the Xinet Asset Browser Contextual Menu
Supports Adobe Creative Suite 6 Windows client applications to enable
compatible functionality with Mac clients
The Telescope update introduces a number of enhancements designed to
bolster its role as the most advanced and trusted Digital Asset
Management (DAM) system available for the enterprise, including:
Allows users to easily assemble collections of assets with tear off
Generates more consistent and accurate previews across a broader range
of image formats with the VizView component
Simplified installation of Telescope via a new one-click installer
Adobe Creative Suite 6 certified
The new releases of Xinet and Telescope include the advent of the new
ConnectR interoperability, which streamlines the transfer of assets
between North Plains' products and facilitates repurposing of assets
across the enterprise.
Customers who have both Xinet 17.04 and Telescope 9.0.3 will be able to
use the 'Push to DAM' feature that allows a user in a Xinet 17.04 system
to push either a single asset (file and metadata) or multiple assets
(files and metadata) to Telescope.
Xinet 17.04, Telescope 9.0.3 and ConnectR are available now and began
shipping December 13, 2012.
For more information about ConnectR and recent enhancements to Xinet and
Telescope, visit http://northplains.com/how-we-do-it/digital-asset-management-products.
About North Plains
North Plains is recognized as the world leader in helping companies
effectively leverage their visual media content including images,
photos, videos, 3D designs, and others to maximize market success.
Providing a complete array of products, services and solutions, North
Plains is uniquely positioned to help corporate marketers, advertisers,
content creators, and publishers to be more agile in the creative
development process, and in the management and distribution of marketing
and brand communications. Since 1994, North Plains has helped its
customers stay ahead of their rapidly changing marketing needs by
expanding and evolving its suite of offerings to include Digital Asset
Management (DAM), Marketing Resource Management (MRM), Creative Workflow
and more. With offices in Canada, USA and Europe, North Plains counts
many of the world's leading companies and brands among its 1,400+
clients and 1,000,000+ users. For more information, please visit www.northplains.com.
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