The DAM Guru Program will be having a meetup at the 2nd Annual Digital Asset Management Summit 2019 (sign-up at link), hosted in NYC by Insight Exchange Network. The conference takes place on January 24th -25th, to ‘highlight and elevate the importance of effective digital asset management strategies for the enterprise,’ and the meetup will be to exchange info and discuss topics, and, apparently, have cocktails.
Heather Hedden, of Accidental Taxonomist book and blog fame, published a new article on licensing taxonomies. She discusses a surprising variety of unexpected issues you can face without a thoughtful, customized taxonomy and she provides resources where you can find open-source, or license, taxonomies and controlled vocabularies, including the Taxonomy Warehouse, and the University of Basel Library, the Basel Register of Thesauri, Ontologies & Classifications (BARTOC). .
There is also a multiple-choice survey, which results she will post.
Here’s a decent list of articles and templates from around the web here in one handy spot!
A $499 “Report Package” called Develop Your Own In-House DAM Vendor Selection Expertise
This is an interesting one, not sure what their angle is, yet: Smartsheet’s
Widen’s Considerations and questions for your DAM request for proposal
Understanding RFI’s and RFP’s:
MediaBeacon’s Digital Asset Management RFP Template
NorthPlain’s RFP Template for Digital Asset Management