Portfolio 7 Handles Image Issues
Extensis' application makes it easy to manage, track and share digital images.For companies that deal heavily in digital media, there are high-end digital asset management systems to help them track, control and access their entire digital catalog. But what about companies that arent heavy-duty graphics houses but still have a lot of digital images to manage and cant invest in a high-end system? Extensis Portfolio 7 is a good solution for these organizations and for graphics-oriented companies that cant afford a high-end digital asset management product. Released last month, Portfolio 7 provides a capable application for managing, tracking and sharing digital images. And when combined with Portfolio NetPublish Server 7, the system makes it simple to show and share image collections through informative Web sites.
The main interface for Portfolio is the Portfolio client application, which runs on Windows and Mac OS systems. Using this client, I was able to assemble and share diverse image collections and track a wealth of information on each image.