QUINCY, MA (Mar. 12, 2021) — Saltwire Network, Inc. is a Canadian newspaper publishing company owned by the Dennis-Lever family of Halifax, Nova Scotia, selected Merlin digital asset management solution to manage their image and video content. Saltwire owns and publishes 35 daily and weekly newspapers in Atlantic Canada. Its flagship daily newspapers include The Chronicle Herald (Halifax), The Cape Breton Post, and The Telegram (St. Johns).
Through the implementation and use of a Merlin DAM solution, internal challenges around content management and efficient asset distribution will be solved for the publications. Merlin’s auto-tagging of image content and speech-to-text extraction for videos will streamline searching for content.
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. The enterprise Merlin solution will be shared by several departments and divisions, with each having access to its respective content, allowing for unique, personalized DAM experiences for each group, their specific use case, and assets.
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 Quincy, 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.