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Part III: Appendixes > Organizing, Managing, Retrieving, and Archiving—The Asse...

Organizing, Managing, Retrieving, and Archiving—The Asset Workflow

Now let’s discuss software applications for your various repositories. Let’s start with the organization, management, retrieval, and archiving of your assets. We’ll then discuss the assets themselves, the hardware they sit on, and the software you might use to manage them.

Digital Assets

What is a digital asset? A digital asset is an electronic resource, such as a scanned picture, a video or audio clip, a web page, a text document, and so on. These assets represent a significant financial investment, which is why they are termed a digital asset and not a liability. Losing them would impose significant hardship on your company. So, when grappling with this asset, let’s look to timesavers by examining digital asset management options. See Figure D.4 for file examples.


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