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hot folder

A folder that serves as a staging area for some purpose. The hot folder is continuously monitored, and when files are copied or dropped into it, they are automatically processed.


Commercial Hot Folder Software
Equilibrium's MediaRich processing system touts this capability, whereby files dropped into the hot folder are automatically processed. (Image courtesy of Equilibrium, www.equilibrium.com)
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Administrators may also edit the configuration of all the connected nodes, including FileCatalyst HotFolder (HF) and TransferAgent (TA).
Its MediaRich Server and HotFolder products are massively scalable automatic batch and rendition management software that solves the complex problem of, not only processing content but tracking the renditions of all content enabling responsive scalable user experiences.
Furthermore, antillesXML provides the possibility to arrange XProc pipelines according to the specific needs of the user and to define Hotfolders for XML transformations.
GMG ColorServer and GMG InkOptimizer now feature newly revised DeviceLink color profiles, but also preconfigured hotfolders for all standard printing conditions.
Plus, with new 5.1, users also have the ability to create an unlimited number of hotfolders, accessible to any Mac or PC on the user's network, using Wasatch ImageNET.