Inquirer and Mirror Selects Merlin Digital Asset Management

Inquirer and Mirror Selects Merlin Digital Asset Management

BRAINTREE, MA (Jan. 20, 2022) — The Inquirer and Mirror newspaper in Nantucket, MA, has signed for a hosted Merlin DAM solution. Founded in 1821, The Inquirer and Mirror publishes once a week in addition to publishing numerous magazines and guides. They went through several acquisitions (independent owners, Ottaway, NewsCorp, Gatehouse) and were eventually sold by Gatehouse to a new independent owner in late 2020.

Through the implementation and use of a Merlin DAM solution, internal challenges around archived content management and efficient asset retrieval will be solved for the media company.

Merlin provides users with a powerful, flexible, and intuitive solution for fast and effective storage, indexing, searching, editing, retrieval, and distribution of digital assets both internally and externally. Merlin offers tools for access controls to ensure the right users see the right content and have access to the right tools for their task. Merlin’s integration with Adobe Creative Cloud will streamline retreival of archived content.

Merlin manages its private cloud SaaS services in a premiere, co-location facility with high security, generator backups, and multiple internet backbone connections which together provide customers with a 99.99% uptime guarantee.

MerlinOne, Inc., based in Braintree, MA, has been a leading DAM technology innovator and vendor of high-performance, highly scalable, mission-critical digital asset management solutions for business for nearly 30 years.