Digital asset management (DAM) operations consulting is a comprehensive examination of an organization's processes and systems for managing and distributing digital assets, such as images, videos, and documents. The engagement is typically conducted by an expert who evaluates the organization's current DAM infrastructure, workflows, organization, and policies to identify areas for improvement and recommend best practices for optimizing the management of digital assets.
The first step in a DAM operations consulting engagement is to define the scope of the evaluation, which typically includes identifying the types of digital assets being created and managed, the stakeholders involved in the process, and the specific goals and objectives of the organization. The consulting team will review the organization's existing DAM infrastructure, including hardware and software systems, storage and backup systems, and security protocols.
Once the scope of the consulting engagement has been defined, the consulting team will thoroughly analyze the organization's current workflows and processes for creating and managing digital assets. This includes examining how assets are created, managed, stored, and distributed and the roles and responsibilities of different stakeholders in the process. The engagement team will also evaluate the organization's existing policies and procedures for managing digital assets, including guidelines for version control, metadata management, and data security.
Based on their analysis, the engagement team will identify areas for improvement and make recommendations for optimizing digital asset operations. These recommendations may include implementing new technologies or automated workflow tools and changes to processes, policies, and procedures to better align with best practices for digital asset operations.
The engagement team will also provide guidance on effectively implementing these recommendations, including outlining specific steps for moving to a new process and training and support for employees and stakeholders involved in digital asset management operations. In addition to providing recommendations for improving the management of digital assets operations, a DAM operations engagement can also help organizations better understand their digital assets' value.
A DAM operations assessment is valuable for organizations looking to improve their digital asset management operation processes to achieve their business goals. By identifying areas for improvement and recommending best practices, an engagement can help organizations enhance digital asset creation and usage processes, resulting in increased efficiency, cost savings, and improved customer engagement.
DAM Ops consulting engagements focus on streamlining your asset supply chain based on asset lifecycle best practices. Whether your needs are departmental or enterprise, DAM Ops Consulting will lead your organization through all stages of your digital asset operations transformation. From assessing your current state through configure/test and training; to establishing a digital asset COE, our consultants work with your team to set up the right digital asset operations solution to meet your organization's needs.