This is the official page for EnterMediaDB documentation. Instructions and information are provided for setup, administration, feature use and programming. EnterMedia offers a collection of written and video documentation for its customers and online community. Some pieces of documentation may require installation of third party tools, upgrading of existing systems, or modification of settings. All changes to a live environment should be made by a professional.


Application Filtering

In a modern environment, asset approval status, department membership or project assignment are a superior way of establishing relationships between users and content.

ElasticSearch – Clustering Setup Procedure

Clustering in EnterMedia is the idea of setting up multiple environments that share specific sets of data (i.e. users, groups). Changes made in one environment will be reflected in the others. Server load can be spread out as well..

EnterMediaDB Command Line

Once you have enabled our RPM repository on a Linux system (RHEL or CentOS) you can use the command line interface. 1. Install EnterMediaDB...


Application Export and Import

When setting up a DEV, QA or staging environment it is best to use as many aspects of the production site as possible. EnterMedia allows DAM administrators to export applications or workspaces for backup and testing purposes..

Basic Failover Setup

A basic failover system requires two servers with EnterMedia installed on each. If one server goes down, the other "failover" server will automatically start up. This is an ideal arrangement for any production environment that has a requirement of 99.9+% uptime...

Upgrade EnterMedia to the Latest Version

The EnterMedia release cycle produces a new wave of feature enhancements and bug fixes about every 2-3 months. The update can be performed from the Manager page when logged in as an administrator.


How to setup Eclipse on Windows 7/8

Local development, debugging, testing and troubleshooting can be achieved by setting up Eclipse on a non-production machine. Eclipse can be set up in a Windows, Linux or Mac environment. This arrangement will allow access to the EnterMedia codebase and other useful tools...

XCONF Configuration Files

Every EnterMedia site has a top level file named: /_site.xconf that controls the default settings for the site. Additional _site.xconf files may be placed in children directories, such that the lower level _site.xconf files either override or, in some cases, have an additive effect on the settings in higher level _site.xconf files...


The REST API is the original EnterMedia API. The list of available calls is vast and inclusive. It can be used to build custom front ends and other applications on top the DAM. Please note that we have since updated to a more inclusive JSON API that is recommended..