My name is Deborah Sher. I have worked for many years in various aspects of the information technology field, focusing on information system design, including the development of web sites, digital asset management systems, online courses, searchable databases, a hospital information kiosk, and more.
My subject matter knowledge is broad and includes an understanding of information related to the areas of art and architecture and the social sciences, as well as medicine and allied health. I also have strong analytical and research skills.Read More
Our specialty is creating collections, or archives of digital images and other media, and structuring them so that it is easy to find the information you’re looking for. In addition to easily finding information we design sites so that visitors can see how information is inter-related. These relationships help people see information in new ways as they browse and search collections.Read More
VA’s Digital Asset Management System
I conceived of, designed, and developed MediaNet for the Department of Veterans Affairs.
Available to all VA employees, MediaNet contains more than 20,000 files of all types
including: photos, illustrations, animations, audio, video, text, brochures, posters, and more.
Media is used for patient education materials, staff education, Public Relations materials, posters, brochures, and more.
MediaNet saves the VA money and time. Resources can be shared, eliminating unnecessary recreation of media. There’s a tremendous return on investment for the VA.Read More