Phraseanet is a DAM system, a Digital Asset Management solution.
It’s aimed to all professionals who need a powerful tool to secure the management and broadcast of their images, videos, sounds and other multimedia or office documents.
Installed either on a local or remote server, it runs through a Web browser.
The user must also have a valid email address.
On Windows PC, Internet Explorer 9 is the minimum recommended version.
Phraseanet is a complete system to archive, organize and broadcast multimedia documents.
The solution is based on seven interfaces (or modules), accessible from the main menu bar, depending on the user rights:
As a collaborative interface, Phraseanet Lightbox allows to view and/or download specific documents sent by Phraseanet users. Validation features allows to know users feedback on the media.
To send, share, compare documents in Phraseanet Lightbox, refer to the section dedicated to Push and Validation.
Available only from the Production interface, Phraseanet Upload allows rightful users to import media and documents in Phraseanet from their hard drive. This upload manager allows to transfer media without using a third party FTP tool.
Refer to the section dedicated to upload documents.
Thesaurus creation and management is possible in Phraseanet. Along the management of generic and specific keywords, the Phraseanet Thesaurus handles synonyms and linguistic relations. It is really useful to Phraseanet utilization.