Third Light has released Intelligent Media Server (IMS) v6.0, a new standard for user-friendly digital asset management software
Online PR News – 18-July-2011 – Cambridge, England – Third Light IMS v6.0 is the latest generation in a product line that has been evolving for 10 years. Version 6.0 is a Digital Asset Management solution designed around the practical needs of business users with an intuitive interface to simplify search and retrieval tasks. It's designed with usability and convenience in mind, to make working with creative assets more enjoyable.
Founder and CEO, Michael Wells, explains why usability was particularly targeted by Third Light:
"Digital Asset Management software needs to be usable in order to be adopted. Users expect convenience and high standards of functionality without trade-offs. Third Light IMS v6.0 is our answer to DAM users who expect outstanding, uncompromising usability. IMS v6.0 features a highly-evolved user interface, faster and more natural workflow tools and new assistants and wizard."
"IMS v6.0 marks a significant new offering in the market for digital asset management software solutions, incorporating enhancements which are all focused on a single purpose. In IMS v6.0, our mission was to produce the most usable Digital Asset Management system in the world."
New features released with IMS v6.0 include:
- Totally fresh, new user interface throughout
- Faster, smarter and more interactive user experience
- Personal page layouts for each user
- Enhanced workflow tools for uploads and downloads
- Easier to use downloads with cropping and conversion features
- Powerful new console view for files and metadata editing
- New conversational sharing features for collaborating on lightboxes
- Search engine with intelligent guidance as you browse
What's new in IMS v6.0? http://www.thirdlight.com/ims/overview/v6
Screenshots of IMS v6.0: http://www.thirdlight.com/ims/overview/screenshots
30-day trial versions: http://www.thirdlight.com/ims/try
Third Light is based in Cambridge, UK, founded in 2002 and privately held by the founders. The company was built around academic and technology connections with Cambridge University. Third Light has over 400 clients around the world, all with a common goal to better manage and utilize valuable digital resources. Key clients include Cisco, Nike, Fujitsu, Imagination Technologies, Xstrata plc and the Toronto Star.