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NAVIGATING THE DIGITAL CONTENT UNIVERSE

How long will it take to upload my media to the cloud?

If you’re looking to move your media into the cloud, you might be wondering how long you’re going to have to babysit your upload. Three minutes? Three hours? Three years? To help you get a sense of how long it will take, here are five things you need to know about upload.

DAM it! How do I choose the right tool to make sense of my digital media mess?

Our media collections are only getting bigger, not smaller. So the longer we wait to get the mess managed, the more time, effort, and money it’s going to take to get the mess managed. And if you’re running a business, that can have a huge impact.

Megan Knutson, Starchive VP, Mom, Music Manager

A task that normally would have required a trip to the file-cabinet-of-doom and an attempt at remembering how I filed records — at least 30 minutes of wasted time — took me 3 minutes with Starchive. Saving time? Easy to use solutions? Yes, please. #starchiveforallmoms

Anatomy of an Upload

Anatomy of an Upload

Why does it take so long to upload to the cloud? Upload is more than just sending information from one place to another, and there are numerous factors that play into upload time. Here’s a handy overview of what goes into an upload to help you estimate how long it might take to move your media into the cloud.

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Megan Knutson, Starchive VP, Mom, Music Manager

Megan Knutson, Starchive VP, Mom, Music Manager

A task that normally would have required a trip to the file-cabinet-of-doom and an attempt at remembering how I filed records — at least 30 minutes of wasted time — took me 3 minutes with Starchive. Saving time? Easy to use solutions? Yes, please. #starchiveforallmoms

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Starchive Meetup at AMIA Conference

Starchive Meetup at AMIA Conference

Starchive is heading to Portland, Oregon this week for the AMIA annual conference. Stop by our table to learn why some of the world’s most valuable film collections — like the Sherman Grinberg Film Library — trust us with their media (and, enter to win a sweet set of bluetooth headphones).

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Starchive helps WFMT Relaunch a Radio Legend

Starchive helps WFMT Relaunch a Radio Legend

Dubbed “the voice of the working man,” Studs Terkel reached international acclaim as one of the most intellectually curious newscasters of the 20th century. His work included coverage of the civil rights movement and conversations with the power players of jazz, blues, and politics.

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Forbes Features Starchive’s Work with the Bob Dylan Music Company

Forbes Features Starchive’s Work with the Bob Dylan Music Company

Previously, few high-quality images of Dylan’s life were accessible. Now, high-quality audio, photo, and video are at the company’s fingertips. Even people that have worked with Dylan for years have been amazed at the newly emerging material found in Starchive that has helped round out his story.

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