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Nina Drewes
DCXXV_Kat02b

Celebrating our company’s 25th anniversary has been a wonderful journey with amazing people and a lot of magic moments. We will keep very good memories of this trip… and a looooot of photos! Here comes a very small selection. Thanks to Björn Quoos and his event agency for helping us organizing this trip and thank […]

Tim Strehle
DC-LAB

At Digital Collections (DC), we’re having a good run, with many customer projects currently going on. In the ”enterprise software“ space we’re operating in, many customers mean lots of manual work to do – consulting, data migration, configuration, custom features, integration and roll-out. But like other permanently-busy software developers, we find that short-term project requirements […]

Nina Drewes
Necat_u_Wuelle

Necat Kutlar and Thomas Wülfken aka Wülle are DC’s most senior employees aside from CEO Ole Olsen. They started working for the company in 1995 and 1996. In a recent chat with marketing manager Nina Drewes, they talked about their memories of the past 20 years. You have both been working at Digital Collections for […]

Nina Drewes
Webinar_Semantic Web

Our software developer Tim Strehle is one of three speakers in a webinar organized by the DAM Guru program. Wednesday, December 9, 10 am PT / 6 pm UCT Register HERE to participate and/or to receive a link to the recording. This DAM Guru Program member webinar provides DAM metadata geeks and techies with an […]

Nina Drewes
IFRA2015_title

This year’s WAN-IFRA World Publishing Expo took place from October 5 to 7 in Digital Collections’ hometown Hamburg. At booth 1.415, the DC and Teknograd team met with customers and those interested in our Digital Asset Management system DC-X.

Ole Olsen
Interview_Netzwirtschaft

Ole Olsen im Interview mit Netzwirtschaft.net, dem Fachmagazin für Digitalschaffende. Wer ist Ole Olsen? Bitte stell Dich doch mal kurz vor. Eigentlich wollte ich Popstar werden. Sicherheitshalber habe ich aber parallel BWL studiert und durch einen Studentenjob bei der MOPO und beim NDR bin ich zum Journalismus geraten. Heute habe ich selber einen Verlag, der […]

Tim Strehle
DAM_interoperability

Digital Asset Management systems are not much fun on their own – their real value is in helping data flow between all content-related systems with ease. Many of our customers are using our DC-X DAM product as the central content hub, in conjunction with Web Content Management systems, editorial systems, mobile apps, accounting systems and others. To […]

Nina Drewes
DSC_0924

The DC team had a very special company outing this summer: cycling along the seaside, playing volleyball at the beach and having a really nice dinner with ocean view! Here are some impressions.

Tim Strehle

The article Challenge of Scale Part 7 – Digital Asset Management by Real Story Group’s Theresa Regli reminds me that our DAM software DC-X is quite good at “scalability”. What does that mean? The article lists many challenges, here’s some notes on three aspects: The article talks of “hundreds of thousands or millions of digital […]

Thomas Wülfken

Since the change from Oracle Text to Apache Solr/Lucene 1.4 in DC-X, time has passed and Solr 1.4 is now considered “old” software. (To be fair, it is a very stable version, running successfully on our customer’s DC-X systems.) Solr 1.4 has been succeeded by the 3.x branch. The current release 3.6 contains a lot […]