Aarau, Switzerland – 27 September 2011 – Vision Information Transaction Inc., developer of the leading Picturepark® Digital Asset Management solution is expanding to the United States, opening their first office in San Francisco as of today. The office in the US technology hub will improve sales and integration support to local key partners as well as key accounts and serve as a strategic stepping stone into the North and South American market.
“For years we have been receiving a growing number of requests – especially from the States – where in times of economic tension we see a great potential for Picturepark to help smaller and larger companies to improve their efficiency when storing, exchanging and producing their Media Assets”, explains Ramon Forster, CEO of Vision Information Transaction AG, the Swiss company behind Picturepark.
Providing a range of product editions targeted at small and medium businesses as well as enterprise customers, Picturepark covers virtually all the demands for Digital Asset Management bourn from marketing, communication, distribution and documentation. The system can be seen as a 4th generation DAM which is highly scalable and is based on a solid and state of the art Swiss engineered software architecture.
The office in downtown San Francisco is currently staffed with local specialists who have many years of experience in DAM and will start operations by the end of September- by which time VIT has also announced they will publish more detailed information on other local partners and employees.
Picturepark digital asset management software enables organizations to centrally store, manage and share digital assets on a modern service-oriented architecture (SOA) that is scalable, based on open standards, and available in the Cloud (SaaS), on-premise or in hybrids. Picturepark is suitable for enterprise-wide DAM deployment thanks, in part, to load-balancing, failover, service-based computer clustering, and support for true multi-tenant deployment. Adaptive Metadata technology enables each class of asset to have its own metadata schema that can evolve over time. Support for multiple taxonomies and controlled vocabularies is standard. The Picturepark Web Services API enables developers to integrate Picturepark with other systems. Embedded and branded Web portals based on HTML5/CSS can be built using the graphical Picturepark Ports tool.