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.” 

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