Hybrid DAM: Allowing users to browse and consume assets stored on the cloud (AWS, Dropbox, Drive, etc.) and view assets' metadata without downloading their content locally.
Shared indexed assets metadata: Metadata extracted from the content of all the assets in a Workspace will be indexed and then made available to all team members in various features like metadata filtering and indexed search.
Web Catalogs: Allowing teams and partners to collaborate through curated asset collections with suggested assets and "accept/reject" workflow.
Ratings: A complete overhaul of the Ratings feature with aggregated stars, likes and "accept/reject" ratings.
Activity Stream: A dedicated tool showing all workspace changes with functionality to see events within a date range, filter by activity type and search.
Improved copying, moving and deleting assets UI/UX: A complete overhaul with visual comparison, renaming and flexible workflows when operating with multiple assets.
Alembic integration: Interactive 3d previewing of Alembic assets.
Relocating missing assets: Allowing the relocation of multiple assets by just selecting a destination folder rather than clicking on assets one by one.
Showing starred folders and subfolders: Showing the subfolders of the starred folders when the "Show starred folders" option is selected.
Sorting folders by color: Making color-coding even more helpful with the "Sort by color" option.
3ds Max integration
Known issues in 2.80.60
Switching between different Presets doesn't consider Asset Options and Custom zoom extents options.
Asset Options: Background doesn't work.
Updating assets may give an error in some cases.
The "Save in" dialog box isn’t working in Max 2020 in some instances.
Legacy issues and improvements
Current user settings are lost after a new version is installed.
Issues with merging rigged models.
Issues with merging groups when the "Auto-ignore > Helpers" option is selected.
Issues with merging ForestPack/Railclone assets.
Issues with merging Chaos Scatter objects.
Improvements on Merge as Proxy workflows: A complete rework of the functionality.
Cinema 4D integration
Update the integration to match the current 3ds Max integration state introduced with Connecter 5.
Added MEF (Manage External Files) workflows.
The first stage of Connecter's Maya integration comes with smart Merge & Place workflows with drag & drop interaction.