Facilis Hooks FastTracker Into Adobe

​Facilis integrates their asset tracking database into the interface of Adobe’s leading video editing software application.

First launched in 2016, Facilis FastTracker 2.5 includes many powerful features such as global indexing, automatic preview clip generation, index date/time window searching, tag-specific searching, import/export of tag schemas, and direct integration with Adobe Premiere Pro CC including: Preview clip playback in the Adobe Premiere Pro CC Panel; Password-protected catalogs secure access to asset records; Integrated mount of available volumes for high-res media content and searching by index time, clip name, path and metadata using Boolean terms.

Designed for use with Facilis FastTracker server - a software package included with every Facilis shared storage product - the Facilis FastTracker Panel is available on the Adobe Exchange for Creative Cloud as a free download.

“A growing number of creative facilities are adopting Adobe Creative Cloud as the standard for content creation, and many of those facilities are using Facilis storage systems,” said James McKenna, VPd management are a big part of file-based workflows. Facilis has simplified asset tracking and provided access to the database directly from the Adobe Premiere Pro CC interface.” 

You might also like...

Ashley Xu - Crossing The Divide Between Creating For Social Media And Traditional Professional Media

Ashley Xu blew up on social media when she started making ‘thirst traps’ (adverts) in her college dorm. Check them out, you may be surprised by just how good they are. It did not take long for major brands to see…

Location Shooting: What Kind Of Place Is It?

Capturing the essence of a location in a single shot or series of shots can present a range of challenges for the itinerant DOP.

Migrating To The Cloud Takes Careful Planning For Work-From-Home Workflows

It was late in 2018 when a major public broadcaster in the UK came to London-based 7FiveFive, a technology solutions provider, with a growth challenge. Their postproduction department had about 75 edit positions throughout the building working off a shared storage SAN…

Transforms: Part 8 - Aperture Effect

Here we look at some practical results of transform theory that show up in a large number of audio and visual applications.

Creating Virtual Production Environments With Production Supervisor Don Bitters

Much of the attention enjoyed by virtual production currently goes to the spectacular stages with LED displays the size of half a dozen cinema screens. The material we put on those displays, though, can come from a number of places,…