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FotoWare Customers

The Thairath Daily

The Thairath Daily is the largest daily newspaper in Thailand with a circulation of over 1,000,000 copies per day. During the year 2004, a full-fledged multimedia archiving and digital workflow system was implemented with great success.

The FotoWare system automates the complete workflow and standardizes the picture formats, quality and descriptions. The picture workflow is taken care of from the input in the photo lab, scanning lab and remote office departments all the way to the daily editorial picture processing, output and long term archiving in the library department.

With the FotoWare system the efficiency of the daily operations has substantially increased since we can provide the users with one single system, standard and interface for processing all media assets and digital workflow operations.

The FotoWare system fully supports both Thai and English language in all important areas such as input of text files, captioning and description of pictures. With the full text search, it is now very easy and fast to search and retrieve data in Thai as well as in English. All search, retrieval, forwarding and processing of pictures and data is now handled directly from the user's desktop using a standard internet browser to access and control the operations in the FotoWare system.

The FotoWare multimedia library has also been fully integrated into the editorial and production workflow environment. The users can search, retrieve and send the digital media to be forwarded and processed in other departments according to preset specifications and instructions. The complete library of pictures, text and clippings, book information and personalities, accumulated since the beginning of the nineties, was formerly kept in several outdated archiving systems and have now all been converted to the FotoWare system.


Burda (Thailand) Co.,Ltd.

Burda (Thailand) is one of the leading magazine publishing groups in Thailand.

BURDA (Thailand) Co., Ltd. is using a complete FotoWare system solution for archiving of digital assets such as photos, multimedia, page PDF's, graphics and artworks.

All digital assets is archived into one central Fotoware archiving system and easily accessible via the Intranet/Internet and a standard web browser. Furthermore the Fotoware system streamlines and integrates the complete magazine production in terms of picture input, editorial workflow, magazine layout and library archiving.


Matichon Public

Matichon Public is one of the major newspaper and publisher groups in Thailand with 7 different publications.

Matichon Public Co., Ltd. is using a complete FotoWare system solution for picture archiving, prepress production and editorial workflow. The system is implemented in all prepress processes such as picture input, description, editorial selection, output workflow and the long term picture library.


Trade & Logistics Siam

Since 1997 Trade & Logistics Siam have been at the forefront of bringing shipping and logistics news to Thailand, in the country's native language, Thai. Today they publish Logistics Manager (LM) and the monthly Thai-language Airfreight Logistics.

Trade & Logistics Siam Co., Ltd. is using a complete FotoWare system solution for picture editorial and picture library. The system automates and standardize the picture formats, quality and descriptions including sources such as digital cameras, scanners, CD-ROM's and email.

The system will streamline and integrate the complete magazine production in terms of picture input, editorial workflow, magazine layout and library archiving.


AsiaWorks Photography

AsiaWorks Photography is a picture agency that over the years, have accumulated hours of quality broadcast footage from across Asia.

AsiaWorks uses FotoStation Pro to input, caption and categorize new images as well as manage and control their picture archives.


Chulalongkorn University

As the first institution of higher learning in Thailand, Chulalongkorn University has eighteen faculties and a number of schools, institutes and projects, which are engaging in teaching and other related activities.

Chulalongkorn University uses FotoStation Pro (FotoWare) in their photographic museum for input, caption and categorization of images as well as to manage and control their archives.


Ministry of Finance (MOF)

The public relations department at the Ministry of Finance in Thailand is using software from Fotoware to provide various users and the public with a fully web based Photo Library Online solution.

The Photo Library Online solution is used to internally manage and archive all digital photos into one central digital archive, as well as provide press release photos to the media industry, public users and registered partners via online access to the photo library archives and from a standard web browser such as Firefox, IE etc.

From the Photo Library Online solution, users is able to search and browse the digital library archives, preview and view the information about each photo, collect photos to personal or shared albums, and download photos according to size, resolution and color space preferred at each download session.


Office of the Prime Minister

Office of the Prime Minister is using a complete FotoWare system solution to internally caption, manage and archive all digital photos into one central digital archive, and provide internal users with access to the photographic archives archives using a standard web browser such as Firefox, IE etc.

The digital archiving solution is allocated to His Majesty's Personal Film and Photo Archive Project for archiving of digital photographs, and is utilized internally to digitize, caption, manage and archive all digital photographs into one central digital archive that will once completed, contain more than 3 million digital photographs and data records.


Public Relations Department

The Public Relations Department is using a FotoWare Digital Asset Management system to archive and access all valuable digital assets such as images, videos and other multimedia assets from one central digital archive.

From the central digital archives all the assets can easily be found using full text search or automated dynamic search menus and shared among the different departments and employees via a standard web browser. The system also gives public users access to certain selected archives as well as for cooperating partners and media to access, view and download digital material via the Internet.


Sports Authority of Thailand

Sports Authority of Thailand (SAT) has acted in place of the Sports Promotion Organization of Thailand since 17 October 1985.

The Sports Authority of Thailand has implemented a multimedia archiving system from FotoWare to archive all valuable digital assets such as images, videos and other multimedia into one central archive.

From remote sporting events or within the head office, videos and pictures are imported into the system via web upload, automated import via FTP or E-Mail, or standard file copy within the LAN using the FotoStation Pro software application.

Registered as well as public users are with the FotoWeb application implemented, able to access and search the multimedia archive from a standard web browser, and further play videos and view, download and share pictures and other media files directly from the browser.


Tourism Authority of Thailand

Tourism Authority of Thailand has implemented a complete Digital Asset Management system built on software solutions from Fotoware A.S, (Norway).

With the Digital Asset Management system implemented, Tourism Authority of Thailand are able to archive and share all valuable digital assets such as images, videos and other multimedia assets into one central archive.

The Digital Asset Management solution has been designed as a Photo Bank where all oversea and domestic branch offices, via Internet and a standard web browser, will have direct access to Tourism Authority of Thailand's central photo archives.

Users are via the Photo Bank system able to search and retrieve photos to be used for local campaigns or for direct delivery to business partners, travel agencies and other customers.

The Digital Asset Management system is based on software from FotoWare (Norway).


Thailand Creative & Design Center (TCDC)

Thailand Creative & Design Center (TCDC) is a division under the Office of Knowledge Management and Development (OKMD), Office of the Prime Minister and TCDC's key focus is to create an opportunity for Thai people to access source of knowledge for their new inspirations.

Thailand Creative & Design Center is using a Digital Asset Management system to archive and access all valuable digital assets such as images, videos and other multimedia assets from one central digital archive.

From the central digital archives all the assets can easily be found using full text search or automated dynamic search menus and shared among the different departments and employees via a standard web browser.

The system is also used to via Internet give public users access to certain selected archives as well as for cooperating partners and media to access, view and download digital material from specific events and exhibitions.

The Digital Asset Management system is based on software from FotoWare (Norway).


Red Cross International

The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies is the world's largest humanitarian organization.

Photographers uses FotoStation Pro (FotoWare, Norway) to handle the input, captioning and categorization of photos during outstation photographic assignments and in house operations. FotoStation Pro is also used to automatically generate HTML pages for export, including a selection of pictures and according to a preset template.


New Straits Times Press

Established in 1845, The New Straits Times Press (Malaysia) Berhad (affectionately known as NSTP) is Malaysia's oldest and largest newspaper publisher.

The New Strait Times Press is using the SmartColor color management and output workflow solution from FotoWare.

The SmartColor solution is fully integrated into the FotoWare picture editorial and workflow system. The color management and output workflow of photos is controlled by the central SmartColor server, which automatically performs profiled and centrally controlled color correction, color separation and conversion.


The Eastern Times

The Eastern Times is an independent daily newspaper established in April 2006, located and published in Kuching, Sarawak, East Malaysia.

The FotoWare software provides photographers at the Eastern Times with professional and efficient tools for input, captioning and categorization of photos as well as transferring of those via FTP or LAN for archiving at assigned storage or export to 3rd party publishing systems.

With the FotoWare software photos are easily organized, structured and found with a simple search within seconds.


Utusan Melayu

Utusan Melayu is using a complete picture archiving and workflow system from FotoWare.

The FotoWare system automates the complete workflow and standardizes the picture formats, quality and descriptions. The picture workflow is taken care of from the input in the photo lab, scanning lab and remote office departments all the way to the daily editorial picture processing, output and long term archiving in the library department.

With the FotoWare system the efficiency of the daily operations has substantially increased since we can provide the users with one single system, standard and interface for processing all media assets and digital workflow operations.


Tourism Malaysia

Tourism Malaysia is using a Photo Archiving system built on software solutions from Fotoware A.S, (Norway.

With the Photo Archiving system implemented, Tourism Malaysia are able to archive and share all valuable digital images into one central archive.

The Fotoware solution has been designed as a Photo Bank where all oversea and domestic branch offices, via Internet and a standard web browser, will have direct access to Tourism Malaysia's central photo archives.

Users are via the Photo Archiving system able to search and retrieve photos to be used for local campaigns or for direct delivery to business partners, travel agencies and other customers.


Malaysian Agricultural Research and Development Institute

The Malaysian Agricultural Research and Development Institute (MARDI) is a statutory body which has been mandated to conduct research in agriculture, food and agro-based industries.

The implemented FotoWare solution enables photographers and other staff to describe, input and archive photos and videos into a central FotoWare archiving server, from where the users can instantly search, view and retrieve the archived media from their client desktop computer.


University Putra Malaysia

University Putra Malaysia is Malaysia's Leading Research University.

University Putra Malaysia uses software from FotoWare for input, caption and categorization of images as well as to manage, administer and control their image archives.


The Philippine Star

The Philippine Star has implemented a complete picture archiving and workflow system from FotoWare with great success.

The FotoWare system completely automates the picture workflow between the photo department, scanning department, color lab, editorial and layout, all integrated into one common digital workflow. The system takes care of input, description, selection, workflow operations and a fully automated picture library.

Editors can receive and process RGB pictures directly from the wire services, the provinces or from the local photographers and 2 minutes later have the picture ready in the page layout application in CMYK or BW, color corrected, separated and converted to the required file format.


Suhyup

The Public relation office of National Federation of Fisheries Cooperatives (Suhyup) in Korea has implemented a Fotoware Digital Asset Management Solution.

The implemented FotoWare solution enables the users to upload and describe photos and videos to the central FotoWare archiving server over the internet using a standard web browser.

The solution also enables the users to instantly search, view and retrieve photos and videos, either by using FotoStation Pro from a client computer or FotoWeb through a standard web browser.

The FotoWare system fully supports Korean language in terms of full text search and the complete user interface and commands are displayed in Korean language.


Uniphoto Press International

Uniphoto Press International is one of the leading photo agencies in Tokyo, Japan, offering high-quality images with outstanding service provided by top-notch photo researchers.

Uniphoto Press uses software from FotoWare for input, captioning, categorization and transfer of photos to their central picture archives.