Active Logistics Partners with Picturepark

Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) specialists to build “smart” connections between Picturepark content systems and other business systems. Aarau, Switzerland – 17 October 2017 – Swiss content management software vendor Picturepark announced today that IT and...
Slippery Synonyms

Slippery Synonyms

The final part of this miniseries on the use of synonyms explains how and when synonyms can adversely affect the value of a content system. When you start to think in terms of preferred terms and their synonyms, it can become an addictive game: How many synonyms can...
Knowing when It’s Time to Start Over

Knowing when It’s Time to Start Over

An interview with Picturepark CEO, Ramon Forster While Picturepark (the company) was designing a major upgrade to Picturepark DAM, the company had an epiphany: The scope of Digital Asset Management was expanding, yet no DAM system was ready to tackle where things were...
Synonyms in Practice

Synonyms in Practice

The second part of this miniseries on the use of synonyms provides examples of how synonyms can be used in a content system. How synonyms are managed depends on the DAM or content management software in use; but support for synonyms should be considered mandatory for...
The Value of Synonyms in Content Systems

The Value of Synonyms in Content Systems

This three-part mini series on the use of synonyms aims to help users understand the benefits, use and potential dangers of using synonyms in content systems. The nuance of language is what makes it beautiful, interesting, tough to learn, and even tougher to...
ERP + DAM + CMS

ERP + DAM + CMS

Faber-Castell has been the world’s best known manufacturer of precision writing instruments for centuries. Today, the company produces thousands of products, with thousands more in the archive, and more in development for tomorrow. The company relies on best-of-breed...
Digital Marketing Manager

Digital Marketing Manager

As our Digital Marketing Manager, you will serve as a content producer, manager and coordinator of our digital marketing activities. Employment Job title: Digital Marketing & Content Manager Related job titles: Digital marketing manager, online marketing manager,...
Faceted Taxonomies

Faceted Taxonomies

Taxonomy design for digital content management isn’t exactly like traditional taxonomy design. Computers are more flexible than library shelves. Digital content can be in two (or more) places at once. Further, the ability to find content based on taxonomy facets,...

DAM Guru Program Exceeds 1,000 Signups

Aarau, Switzerland – 11 April 2017 – DAM Guru Program has exceeded 1,000 signups, program managers announced today, further establishing the community as the largest of its kind. “We have enjoyed seeing this community grow in terms of numbers and diversity” said Ben...
New Tech for a New Generation of Content Management

New Tech for a New Generation of Content Management

An interview with Picturepark Director of Engineering, Urs Brogle If there’s one skill every software developer learns quickly, it’s being able to critique code written by others. There’s always a better way to do things, they reckon. But what happens when the code...
Rethinking Digital Asset Management

Rethinking Digital Asset Management

An interview with Picturepark Content Platform product manager Olivia Schütt In 2015, longtime Picturepark employee Olivia Schütt became the Picturepark product manager. Schütt inherited a legacy application with a sizable installed user base, just at a time when the...

DAM Connector for WordPress from Picturepark

Adaptive Metadata™ content control now available from within the world’s most popular website content management system Aarau, Switzerland – 22 Nov 2016 – Digital asset management software maker Picturepark® announced today DAM Connector for WordPress. The new...
Taxonomy, Metadata, Tags and Controlled Vocabularies

Taxonomy, Metadata, Tags and Controlled Vocabularies

Let’s review some simplified definitions: Taxonomy – A collection of terms that are organized into some structure that provides some semantic understanding of those terms. (For example, where “Turkey” falls beneath “Food” in a hierarchy, it’s presumed to be about the...

DAM Connector for Vimeo from Picturepark

New digital asset management content connector enables one-step video uploads to public and private Vimeo channels Aarau, Switzerland – 18 Oct 2016 – Digital asset management software maker Picturepark® announced today DAM Connector for Vimeo, which routes approved...

DAM Guru Program Expands Management

New Program Director and Content Manager added to expand and improve member services Aarau, Switzerland – 04 Oct 2016 – DAM Guru Program (DGP) has received an increase in funding from creator/benefactor, Picturepark. The ongoing investment is intended to increase and...
Content Management within Master Data Management

Content Management within Master Data Management

Hilti is a global brand that manages product information for more than 10,000 items, in more than 40 languages. Using a suite of networked business systems, the company creates, manages, approves and distributes its product information, without duplication of effort, and with confidence that its global partners, websites, mobile apps and printed materials always provide accurate and current information.

Software Engineers (Frontend, Backend, Fullstack)

As a member of our software engineering team, you will program sophisticated, lean and state-of-the art source code within our enterprise-level software. Depending on your strengths, you will develop Web and mobile front-ends as part of our frontend team, or .NET core...
What Made the Content System so Bad?

What Made the Content System so Bad?

When we buy things, we want them to just work. We want no hassles and we want no downtime spent reading instructions or calling support lines. But is this what we get? There is a trend in enterprise software development toward user friendliness and sexy user...
Video of New Jersey DAM Meetup

Video of New Jersey DAM Meetup

On 07 July 2016, The New Jersey DAM Meetup presented ‘What is DAM?’ Panelists included Deb Fanslow from Schawk/Campbell Soup, Ronald Gill from Cognizant, and Picturepark’s own Peter Parker. Frank DeCarlo of RPR Graphics hosted. A number of...

New Jersey DAM Meetup to Host Picturepark’s Peter Parker

Parker to join DAM managers from Schawk/Campbell and Cognizant for “What is Digital Asset Management?” panel discussion San Francisco, California – 30 June 2016 – The New Jersey DAM Meetup has invited Picturepark Solutions Engineer Peter Parker to be a panel...

Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Engineer

As our new software quality assurance (SQA) engineer, you work closely with Product Management, Engineering and other teams to monitor, analyze and test software during development. You will build and maintain a sophisticated and highly automated testing...

Lobster PIM Releases DAM Connector for Picturepark

Aarau, Switzerland – 23 May 2016 – Digital asset management (DAM) software maker Picturepark® today announced that Lobster, maker of the _PIM product information management system, has released an integration that connects their system with Picturepark. Lobster’s DAM...

Picturepark CEO to Present at TIM Anwenderkonferenz 2016

Aarau, Switzerland – 19 May 2016 – Ramon Foster, CEO of Swiss digital asset management (DAM) software maker Picturepark®, will present at Anwenderkonferenz 2016 on 06 June. Forster will speak about the benefits of digital asset management as it pertains to clienteles...