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A method, apparatus, and article of manufacture for providing computerized management of multimedia assets of various types, including image, video, audio, text, and program code media types, is disclosed. Multimedia assets are checked into a computer system along with specified characteristics and identification information for the assets. Checked-in multimedia assets are stored in a database on a storage device. Previously checked-in multimedia assets are searched for based on one or more asset characteristics and asset identification information. Multimedia assets are checked out from the database with one of multiple check-out types. Predetermined criteria are used to determine wheterh to allow a check-out of a particular multimedia asset.

Title
Computerized multimedia asset management system
Application Number
8/679573
Publication Number
5752244
Application Date
July 15, 1996
Publication Date
May 12, 1998
Inventor
Piyush M Patel
North Weald
GB
Scott M Rose
Northbrook
IL, US
Agent
Merchant Gould Smith Edell Welter & Schmidt PA
Assignee
Andersen Consulting
IL, US
IPC
G06F 7/06
G06F 7/00
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