History Factory launches first-of-its-kind archive management system | News


History Factory, the brand’s heritage and records management company, has launched History Factory AMS, the first and only software solution that combines state-of-the-art archival collections management with best-in-class digital asset management (DAM). Built on Brandfolder™ by Smartsheet™, History Factory AMS is the only records management platform that enables the entire enterprise to collect and access physical and digital assets with a single interface. Faster and easier access to your collection increases the use and value of an archive across the enterprise, resulting in a faster return on investment.

History Factory built History Factory AMS for current clients and other businesses who value their history and aspire to use their archives to inform strategy, brand positioning, marketing and communications that drive measurable results. Several current customers – major telecommunications, business services, automotive and CPG brands – are already using the platform.

“The ability for enterprise archive managers and users across the enterprise to collect, access and share assets in a wide and growing range of formats is critical to a company’s archive program. 21st century business,” said Jason Dressel, CEO of History Factory. “History Factory AMS answers this need with a game-changing app that builds on a legacy of technology solutions we’ve been developing since the 1980s.”

In December 2021, History Factory commissioned an online survey of 155 archivists, archive users, and budget and technology decision makers. Participants agreed that archiving is a high priority for leaders and employees within their organizations. Seven out of 10 organizations surveyed say they have an archiving software solution, but 40% of those surveyed say their solution is insufficient. Among the reasons: Only 15% of organizations surveyed say that archived material is very easy to access. The vast majority of organizations manage physical and digital archives separately.

“Customers are already seeing the value in History Factory AMS’s simple interface and robust functionality, as well as the ability to collect and retrieve archival material much more efficiently,” said Alan Maites, director of solutions at AMS. ‘History Factory, who led the product team that developed History Factory. AMS. “History Factory AMS increases the value of our customers’ archiving programs and fills an important gap in their technology stacks with a robust SaaS solution designed specifically for large enterprises.”

Leveraging Brandfolder’s API, History Factory AMS is the only DAM-powered hybrid archiving system that enables users across the enterprise – from marketing and PR to HR, R&D, legal and sales – to collect , search, access and share physical and digital assets within a single secure interface.

“History Factory’s decision to build its records management system on Brandfolder is a testament to the power and extensibility of our platform,” said Jeff Burak, Director of Strategic Partners and Resellers at Smartsheet. “By combining History Factory’s archiving expertise with Smartsheet’s industry-leading DAM solution, customers now have a unique and powerful way to preserve the important history on which their organizations were built.”

More information about History Factory AMS, including a fact sheet and a link to a demo, is available here.

About the Story Factory

History Factory is the brand heritage and archive agency supporting the world’s best companies, improving and transforming strategy, brand positioning, marketing and communications that drive measurable results. For over 40 years, History Factory has helped organizations use their most underutilized asset – their history and heritage – to pursue their missions and fuel their growth.

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