eMotion, Inc. has announced the availability of its upgraded on-demand Hosted eMotion Platform, a hosted digital asset management (DAM) service for marketing and creative services organizations. Building upon its acquisition of Artmachine in 2003, eMotion has updated its DAM platform with improved application interface technology, new media applications, and datacenter improvements that are intended to expand the reliability, security, and functionality of eMotion's hosted service. At the core of the Hosted eMotion Platform is a new release of eMotion's flagship DAM engine, CreativePartner. This release includes an improved user interface and new features and services, such as automated image transformation, expanded file-format support, expanded Mac OS X integration, and refinements to eMotion's natural language search capabilities. The redesigned and upgraded hosted eMotion Platform is available now.