In this chapter we discuss the three types of DAM solutions, and lay the groundwork for deeper discussions on staffing, resources, and other topics covered in depth in other chapters. However, it is necessary to touch on the basics of systems and vendors before moving on to chapter 4, which is all about servers and storage.

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