Equilibrium, a provider of rich-media servers for the enterprise, has announced the availability of Equilibrium MediaRich Server for Microsoft SharePoint Portal Server's enterprise-wide search, document management, and workgroup collaboration environment. The resulting digital asset management solution generates thumbnail previews during search results regardless of the original file format, adds zoom and pan functionality, and provides automated image editing, conversion, and delivery for one or multiple images. Equilibrium MediaRich for SharePoint Portal Server allows corporations to maintain revision control for a single asset, create derivatives on-demand, and deliver consistent brand assets for the Web, print, wireless, and Microsoft Office applications with accurate color profiles. Using the underlying security mechanisms of Microsoft Windows 2000 and SharePoint Portal Server, all information in the repository is secure.
Equilibrium MediaRich for SharePoint Portal Server features include: Visual Search, which adds dynamic thumbnail previews in the Search, Document Library, Categories, and Document Inspection digital dashboards; Document Inspection, which allows knowledge workers to generate images in the file format, size, resolution, or color space needed for Web, print, wireless, and Microsoft Office applications; and Automated Image Processing or "MediaCart," which automates common batch processing tasks to an unlimited number of visual assets to speed production and reduce reliance on art department resources.