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Third Light’s collaboration platform at the heart of NATO’s campaign

NATO, the North Atlantic Treaty Organization, is a political and military alliance, and its purpose is to guarantee the freedom and security of its 29 members. NATO promotes democratic values and enables members to consult and cooperate on defence and security-related issues to solve problems, build trust and, in the long run, prevent conflict. It is also committed to the peaceful resolution of disputes. If diplomatic efforts fail, it has the military power to undertake crisis-management operations. We spoke to Paul Magis, Head, Communications Technology Centre, to find out how Third Light is helping them to show how Allied unity and solidarity contribute to protecting peace and security. Read more

Saints march forward with game-changing digital media technology

Premier League Southampton FC are a very progressive club on the rise domestically and internationally. The team that play in red and white today can trace their roots back to the club formed in 1885. And they've come a long way since then. Known by their fans as Saints, they’ve been embracing new technology to optimise digital fan engagement, and effectively store, manage and deliver digital media amongst their wide network of photographers, content managers, website developers, players and fans. We spoke to Matt Watson, Southampton FC's club photographer, to find out exactly how they've got there. Read more

How training builds foundations and offers the best start for your team

Third Light's media library solution is powerful and sophisticated, and allows users to store and manage a huge number of digital assets in one central location, transforming the way they manage, store, deliver and share media. Like most multi-functional, configurable business systems, training is the key to ensuring that each system is set up to reflect the needs of the business and the users as effectively as possible, right from the start. We talked to Martin Cox, Third Light's Senior Training Manager, to get the answers to some frequently asked questions about training. Read more

The University of Stirling invest in Third Light to manage valuable bank of digital media

Founded by Royal Charter in 1967, they pride themselves on their pioneering spirit and passion for innovation and excellence in all they do. So it's no surprise that they've invested in new technology to house and manage their bank of digital media. Anna Sigurdsson from the University’s marketing department explains how it works, and how it promises to streamline workflows and media management processes. Read more