Leipzig, Germany, 12/2018
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Leipzig, Germany, 11/2018
On the 1st of November, the official celebrations with founders and scholarship holders took place in the premises of the HTWK Leipzig University. More...
Bergen, Norway, 07/2018
The privately owned Norwegian broadcaster TV 2 has decided on the CEITON Workflow and Scheduling platform from expertplace solutions GmbH. After the very successful Go Live in 2017, TV 2 now manages their production planning processes with CEITON and plans further development. More...
Leipzig, Germany, 5/2018
Digitization of processes in companies can save a lot of time and costs. CEITON connects virtual teams worldwide, automates processes and enables the allocation of shifts and scheduling of employees, equipment and other resources. We explain what digitization actually is and how you can implement it to bring benefits to your company. More...
Amsterdam, Netherlands, 5/2018
From September 14th to 18th, expertplace solutions will be exhibiting at the IBC in Amsterdam again, this time presenting the new Version 9.5 of our workflow software CEITON. At our large new corner booth, you can see a live demo and check out the exciting new features and functions. Our booth, with number 3.B27, can be found at one of the main intersections in Hall 3. Read about the main topics of this trade show in our blog. More...
Amsterdam, Netherlands, 10/2017
At IBC 2017 in Amsterdam, expertplace solutions exhibited the new version of the Production Planning System CEITON and displayed several new features, including the brand new Info Portal. The notably larger booth allowed the blending of the expertplace and CEITON brands and provoked positive reactions from the trade show visitors. More...
Amsterdam, Netherlands, 09/2017
From 15th to 19th September 2017, the IBC in Amsterdam is opening its doors again and expertplace solutions GmbH will be showing off CEITON Version 8.5. The new release includes several innovations. Learn more about the hot topics from IBC and how the new CEITON Mobile Workbench can also make your company more efficient. More...
Leipzig, Germany, 04/2017
Many companies nowadays are transforming their manual business processes into digital workflows. To ensure that our customers correctly optimize their processes and make cost savings, we advise companies comprehensively about the Digital Transformation. With over 15 years’ experience and dozens of successful projects, we can implement individual workflows which are perfectly customized to our clients’ wishes. More...
Leipzig, Germany, 03/2017
expertplace solutions has transformed the mobile Time Tracking module into the CEITON Mobile Workbench. The tool connects time tracking, calendar, task management, and project management, as well as shift planning and is now even more intuitive than before. With improvements in task management and enhancements in the calendar, employees and freelancers can now plan and track their work even more comprehensively. More...
Las Vegas, USA, 04/2017
NAB 2017 will take place from April 24 to 27, with numerous special events and features on various topics in the media and entertainment industry. Expertplace solutions will once again be introducing the new features of the production planning system CEITON. More...
Amsterdam, Netherlands, 09/2016
From September 9th through the 13th the largest event of the media and entertainment industry in Amsterdam will open its doors. We, the expertplace, introduce the new version 8 of our workflow management and production planning platform CEITON. You’ll find our product experts as usual in Hall 3, stand A60. Our Customer Code 14521 will save you up to € 150 when registering. More...
Las Vegas, USA, 04/2016
From April 18th through the 21st we will be exhibiting the new version 7.5 of our Workflow and Scheduling system, CEITON, for the first time at NAB in Las Vegas, Stand SL5029 in the South Lower Hall. Find out more about Las Vegas, the largest media fair in the world, the new CEITON features, and how you can quickly secure your entry pass worth $150. More...
Leipzig, Germany, 11/2015
Since the mobile time-tracking module was brought to market on January 1st, over 10,000 licenses have been sold in the intervening 10 months, spectacularly exceeding all expectations. The module was developed over two years from the ground up, in close collaboration with customers – initially the underlying platform and then the specific functionalities and user interfaces. More...
Helsinki, Finland, 09/2015
The two broadcasters YLE and PULS 4 have decided to implement CEITON for their production planning. YLE is a national broadcaster of Finlnd, while PULS 4 belongs to ProSiebenSat1 group and is one of the leading private channels in Austria. Several thousand employees will not just be scheduled and accounted for but will also themselves use the new CEITON mobile app. More...
Amsterdam, Netherlands, 09/2015
From 11th - 15th September CEITON will be showing off the new version 7 of the web-based workflow and scheduling platform for production planning and project management at Stand 3.A60 at the IBC. Also a first preview of version 7.5 incl. the new mobile time-tracking will be on show. More...
Dresden, Germany, 09/2015
Two long-standing customers, the Development Bank of Saxony (also known by its German acronym SAB) and T-Systems will be implementing CEITON on a larger scale. To this end, entirely new workflows for additional groups of applications will be designed and implemented in collaboration. The SAB has already successfully gone live with a second EU project.
Las Vegas, USA, 04/2015
NAB is calling you again to an extraordinary business trip: the largest media trade fair in the world - in the glamorous metropolis that is Las Vegas. We will be showing off the latest developments in CEITON at stand N4713, allowing you to plan, control and bill your processes optimally. More...
Burbank, USA, 01/2015
In January 2015, CEITON 7.0 was released and has since been successfully deployed for the first customers, both new and existing. CEITON 7.0 has numerous improvements, with three major enhancements in particular: 1) A new adaptive mobile time keeping module, 2) A new skin and improved layout, as well as 3) A central structural enhancement that brings better usability. More...
Leipzig, Germany, 01/2015
CEITON has a milestone birthday and we want to celebrate! We have two initiatives with which we would like to thank our customers and also civil society. First, we are awarding 10 Samsung Galaxy Tabs 4 amongst our users for the best or most creative feedback, and second, we are gifting CEITON licenses to NGOs who would like to plan and organize their processes better. More...
Munich, Germany, 12/2014
The advertising, image and TV production company Evo7 has selected CEITON, to efficiently plan and control their increasing workload. We’re looking forward to the collaboration!
Amsterdam, Netherlands, 09/2014
After more than two years in development, CEITON will be introducing the new Web GUI in version 7 of the Workflow and Scheduling Suite at the IBC in Amsterdam. The new Web GUI supports all devices, from phones and tablets to PC/Apple and significantly simplifies system operation. Please find an invitation to the product launch here.
Leipzig, Germany, 09/2014
We are delighted to welcome two new customers from the movie and post-production industries to the CEITON fold. Bavariapool Services and Studio Hamburg Postproduction have decided on the scheduling modules of the CEITON workflow platform. This enables them to save time spent on planning and invoicing, and to improve their service offering to clients.
Las Vegas, USA, 04/2014
CEITON will again be at NAB, the world's leading show for the media industry. We will be presenting our two systems: the Workflow System for optimization of business processes and the Scheduling System for planning and invoicing of all sorts of resources, currently in version 6 and a preview of version 7, which will be released later in 2014. Please see your invitation here.
Leipzig, Germany, 03/2014
ARD-Sternpunkt has selected the CEITON system for the scheduling of its technical broadcasting resources like satellite uplinks. As usual, an array of systems are integrated with which the implemented workflows will interface. The project was delivered to the client in March after 2 months implementation time.
Leipzig, Germany, 12/2013
In the past few months, further clients in the media industry have been won, such as Deutsche Telekom and ZDF, Germany's second public broadcasting channel. Additionally new clients from other industries for which we are consulting include Birkenstock, Imperia and BCD-Travel.
Stuttgart, Germany, 09/2013
CEITON will be introducing its cross-sectoral Workflow and Scheduling solutions from the Dresden Chamber of Commerce Saxon Community Stand 3.A15 from 24 to 26 September.
Amsterdam, Netherlands, 09/2013
The leading European trade fair for the media industry IBC takes place this year from 13 to 17 September. At stand 3.A60, CEITON will be presenting a multitude of demos on the new Version 6.0, which has been selling well in America, Australia and Europe since its April release. Please find your invitation here.
Las Vegas, USA, 04/2013
From 8th to 11th of April, CEITON will present, for the first time in public, the new 64-bit version of the workflow and scheduling system "Web Workflow PPS" at the world’s largest media trade show NAB. Read the invitation here.
Los Angeles, USA, 03/2013
Together with Warner Bros. and Capgemini, a range of bi-directional interfaces to SAP PLM was implemented for GDMX, in order to send production orders automatically from SAP into CEITON workflows. Along with SAP CO, HR, MM, CATS, BI and PI this is the seventh SAP module to be integrated into CEITON by means of freely definable interfaces.
New York, USA, 11/2012
CEITON will give a lecture on the topic Operational Efficiency for People and Systems at the Content and Communications World (CCW) on the 14th and 15th November and will be simultaneously exhibiting its solutions at the exposition (booth 1156).
Pasadena, USA, 09/2012
Under the title Production Process Management CEITON will give a lecture at Digital Video Expo on September 19th. The Los Angeles Post Production Conference takes place there at the same time.
Amsterdam, Netherlands, 09/2012
At IBC from 7th to 11th September, CEITON will be showing off the latest developments in a preview of version 6 of its workflow and scheduling software, which is scheduled for release at year-end. Read the invitation here.
Leipzig, Germany, 08/2012
In recent months several new orders were received, including in the U.S. and China from another subsidiary of TimeWarner Group, Black Spot TV in New York, and also for the first time in Australia from Access Innovation Media and FremantleMedia.
Leipzig, Germany, 05/2012
CEITON supports the HTWK (College of Engineering, Business and Culture) in Leipzig by offering free software licenses and support. The aim is to enable as many students as possible to pick up practice-oriented knowledge on optimization of workflows and scheduling.
Las Vegas, USA, 04/2012
Start planning your visit to NAB today, to learn more about current and future technologies! The trade show takes place from April 16-19. Find out more here.
Burbank, USA, 12/2011
On December 9th we'll move into a larger office in Los Angeles. Please note here our new address and telephone numbers.
Amsterdam, Netherlands, 09/2011
At IBC (September 9-13th) CEITON will officially introduce the final Version 5 of the Workflow and Scheduling system 'Web Workflow PPS'. Numerous new features make the system simpler, faster, more scalable and more powerful overall. Several existing clients have already placed pre-orders so that they can be the first to profit from the expanded capabilities and therefore secure for themselves additional competitive advantages. Read the newsletter here.
New York, USA, 07/2011
Three customers in Manhattan have decided to implement additional workflows on their existing CEITON platforms: a former division of Sony Music (now Sony DADC), additional departments of A&E International, and the post production house Nice Shoes. Existing CEITON systems can always be utilized in this way for new ancillary tasks and incrementally to optimize ever more processes in the enterprise and in the external supply chain.
Leipzig, Germany, 04/2011
A number of clients, including RedBull and A&E, have ordered additional licenses to expand their existing installations. The list also includes MDR (ARD - First German Television), which has been using the CEITON workflow system for several years as the most highly integrated solution for production scheduling in the Broadcasting industry.
Las Vegas, USA, 04/2011
From April 11th to 14th CEITON will be giving previews of the new Version 5 of the Workflow System for the first time at NAB. Visit us in South Lower hall at stand 8924 and see how you can efficiently control workflows and schedule your personnel as well. Read the newsletter here.
New York, USA, 01/2011
The post-production house Nice Shoes in Manhattan has decided on the CEITON Workflow System as a project management and scheduling system, replacing their old system.
Amsterdam, Netherlands, 09/2010
CEITON will be presenting the latest developments of Version 4.6 of its system for Workflow Optimization and Resource Scheduling at the International Broadcasting Convention from 10-14 September. As in previous years, you can see the Workflow solutions live in Hall 3 Stand A60. Read the newsletter here.
Berlin, Germany, 08/2010
The BASISberlin Postproductions, a youthful modern studio in Berlin, has decided on the CEITON solution. Employee and equipment scheduling, along with offers, can now be created efficiently from just about anywhere using entirely web-based technologies. In addition, invoices are based precisely on the values which the individual operators enter upon completion of their tasks.
Salzburg, Austria, 04/2010
In December, Red Bull decided on CEITON as the scheduling solution for its Media House and television channel ServusTV. Red Bull’s global, rather than just local processes will in future be guided by CEITON Workflows.
Las Vegas, USA, 04/2010
See CEITONs solutions live at NAB! Stand 7625 South Lower Hall. Read the newsletter here.
Bregenz, Austria, 03/2010
CEITON will introduce the latest developments in the topic "Workflows in HD Production" at Symposium 2010 in Bregenz. CEITON’s Workflow System can be seen in action at a small stand over the course of the 2 day event (March 16/17).
Rancho Las Palmas, USA, 02/2010
The HPA Tech Retreat Committee has selected CEITON for participation in a SOA (Service Oriented Architecture) panel moderated by John Footen (NTC — National TeleConsultants). The panel will be on Thursday, February 18. CEITON will also moderate breakfast roundtables on Wednesday and Thursday covering the topic 'Human Workflows + Service Orchestration: Get the Whole Picture'.
Prag, Czech Republic, 01/2010
Brickbox Digital Media, one of the largest authoring studios for DVDs and Blu-rays in Eastern Europe has decided on the CEITON Workflow system in order to support the future growth of the company. The roll-out will be implemented by CI-Systems in Brno.
Leipzig, Germany, 01/2010
CEITON celebrates its birthday and thanks all customers, employees and partners for the success story of the past decade. We are looking forward to the coming years and the exciting possibilities which lie ahead.
New York, USA, 12/2009
Two Workflows for Vendor Management at A&E International were implemented in December within a short lead time. Assignment, tracking and billing of media production orders will be significantly easier as a result.
Hollywood, USA, 10/2009
At the Annual Tech Conference & Expo of the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers (SMPTE) CEITON will hold a lecture under the title "Automation of Coordination — Business Process Management for Media Companies" on 27th of October.
Nürnberg, Germany, 10/2009
On October 15th, CEITON held a 3 hour seminar on the subject of "Workflow Management in File-based Television Production" for representatives of ARD and ZDF.
Amsterdam, Netherlands, 09/2009
CEITON is looking forward to the International Broadcasting Convention from September 11-15th. Like last year the Workflow solutions can be seen live in hall 3 stand A60. Read the newsletter here.
Cologne, Germany, 08/2009
After the conclusion of the successful implementation of CEITON's Web Workflow PPS for its 11 regional studios, WDR (West German Broadcasting) has now ordered an enterprise license for its television headquarters. With this, all employees will be able to validate their actual working times before the data is passed to SAP for clearing.
Los Angeles, USA, 06/2009
CEITON was selected by Global Digital Media Xchange (GDMX), a Warner Bros. subsidiary in L.A., to manage and optimize their media production processes in various phases.
Salzburg/Los Angeles, Austria/USA, 05/2009
SDADC, one of our company’s long-standing customers, is integrating their worldwide Blu-ray production on four different continents and for this reason is upgrading to the new Release V4. Also completely new Sony sectors, such as Content Service in the U.S., are introducing the PPS Workflow System in order to be able to carry out production in high quality and under great time pressure, despite massive growth.
New York, USA, 04/2009
CEITON was selected to implement the production control system for an exciting new entertainment project. Yoostar has developed an innovative set of methods, which are now to be utilized on a large scale and will be coordinated transparently and efficiently between L.A. and NYC by the Web Workflow PPS System. CEITON has already organized the Workflows for AIX, a Yoostar post-production service provider, which will be extended and remodeled for Yoostar.
Las Vegas, USA, 04/2009
CEITON is exhibiting its workflow management system at the world's largest media industry show for the second year running. There the brand new version 4 with many new features will be released. The booth number is 13304 in the South Upper Hall. Read the newsletter here.
Dubai, VAE, 03/2009
For the first time, CEITON displays its solutions for the M&E Industry in the Arabic world. Together with our partner Tevido, we will be demonstrating at CABSAT in Dubai how media enterprises not only easily schedule resources, but also manage these efficiently in comprehensively coherent Workflows. You will find us at the Tevido-Stand ZM-33 in the Zabeel Hall in the Dubai WTC. Read the newsletter here.
Los Angeles, USA, 02/2009
Warner TechOps counts as another customer win for the CEITON branch in L.A. The Workflow System integrates their employees, departments and systems into a continuous process to eliminate complex coordination tasks.
Dresden, Germany, 01/2009
The Development Bank of Saxony decided to use the Workflow engine's Form server to provide complex banking and funding applications. Using the CEITON platform as a base, applications and forms can be implemented and changed faster and are available worldwide via the Internet.
Ilmenau, Germany, 10/2008
On October 7, in a workshop hosted by the Technical University Ilmenau under the title "Workflow-based Metadata Processing", CEITON will demonstrate how so-called "Service Orchestration Workflows" can easily be constructed with the Web Workflow PPS in order to uniformly integrate not just personnel, but also software systems and machines, into business processes.
Munich, Germany, 09/2008
The TaurusMedia Licence Service enterprise decided on the CEITON system after just a few months of its connected group company BMS working with it. Both companies work closely together in a supply chain and Web Workflow PPS actively supports this process of collaboration.
Amsterdam, Netherlands, 09/2008
CEITON will exhibit for the third time at IBC (hall 3 stand A60).
Athens, Greece, 05/2008
The postproduction house Graal installs Web Workflow PPS, initially for administrative processes and later intends to roll it out for production also.
Las Vegas, USA, 04/2008
At the convention of the National Association of Broadcasters CEITON displays how entire processes in the media enterprise can be transformed and integrated. The booth is number 11511 in the South Upper Hall.
Los Angeles/New York, USA, 03/2008
CEITON supports the distributed production process of a new consumer entertainment venture with its Workflow-solution.
Cologne/Düsseldorf, Germany, 01/2008
The west-German broadcaster decides, after an extensive tendering and testing process, for the Workflow-System from CEITON for the transformation of the scheduling process in television and radio.
Amsterdam, Netherlands, 09/2007
At the International Broadcast Convention, CEITON introduces the Workflow-Management-System at Stand 7.940B, with new applications for the broadcast environment.
Berlin/Potsdam, Germany, 07/2007
The broadcaster Berlin-Brandenburg chooses CEITON Web Workflow PPS System for scheduling.
Los Angeles, USA, 06/2007
CEITON has completed the formation of a U.S. subsidiary in order to be better able to support customers in the greater L.A. area.
Cologne, Germany, 06/2007
The synchronization studio of Splendid Medien AG implements the Workflow PPS system to support their production process.
Munich, Germany, 02/2007
The broadcast media service BMS decides to install CEITON Workflow-Management-Systems.
Moscow, Russia, 10/2006
Under the title "Media on the Move", CEITON will hold a lecture on February 6th 2007 at the Exhibition Centre "Crocus Expo", Pavilion No. 1, Conference Hall 2.
Amsterdam, Netherlands, 08/2006
At the International Broadcasting Convention (IBC), Europe's leading trade fair for the media industry, from September 8th to 12th, the CEITON workflow management system "Web Workflow PPS" will be showcased to the international public on a larger scale for the first time. As a partner of BFE (a subsidiary of SIEMENS), CEITON can be found at the BFE booth 10.431.
Halle/Saale, Germany, 07/2006
The public broadcasting station Mitteldeutscher Rundfunk (MDR) is using the CEITON Web Workflow PPS system for its personnel planning for the two radio stations JUMP and SPUTNIK since July 1st.
Hamburg, Germany, 06/2006
The authoring studio Enteractive, which belongs to Splendid Media AG, decides to use the CEITON Workflow System. The corporation is part of the global Warner Brothers network and produces DVDs for this and other studios.
Potsdam Babelsberg, Germany, 03/2006
On March 28th, 2006 CEITON gives two lectures under the heading of "Workflow Management for Postproduction, Premastering and Broadcasting" at the international conference "InsightOut" at the Film & Television Academy "HFF Konrad Wolf".
Salzburg, Austria, 12/2005
The Sony DVD Center Europe in Salzburg, London and Paris extends its production workflows on the basis of the CEITON Web Workflow PPS for premastering of Playstation Portable Universal Media Discs (UMD) this year. Preparations are now underway for the production of SONY's new Blu-ray-Disc – a successor of the DVD format.
Leipzig, Germany, 10/2005
The public TV broadcasting station MDR (Mitteldeutscher Rundfunk), which belongs to ARD, the consortium of German public service broadcasting corporations, decides to use the CEITON Web Workflow PPS as its new production planning and controlling system. This solution will coordinate complex television planning and accounting processes and will provide its production data to a set of SAP R/3 modules through the new CEITON interface module.
Leipzig, Germany, 05/2005
For the product "Web Workflow PPS", CEITON wins the award in the category "Outstanding Innovation in the Information Technology Sector", donated by SIEMENS.
Erfurt, Germany, 05/2005
During the broadcasting conference with the title "All Content on Each Display — Technical Aspects of the Multiple Utilization of Digital Contents", CEITON will hold a lecture on June 9, 2005 about "Uniform Production Planning and Control through Dynamic Workflow Management".
Leipzig, Germany, 04/2005
Through the complete integration of WinLIKE into the new version of CEITON Web Workflow PPS, the whole application can now be used platform-independently. The first customer of this functionality is msm-studios in Munich, who use the Workflow System on Apple's Unix-based OSX with a Firefox (Mozilla) browser.
Leipzig, Germany, 11/2004
In order to support the human resources planning and payroll accounting of organizations bound to collective agreements more comprehensively, the scheduling module of the Workflow system now offers the possibility to store the tariffs. As the first customer, Bavaria Studios in Munich use this new option.
Berlin, Germany, 10/2004
The innovative post production company FXFACTORY chooses the scheduling and order administration solution by CEITON, replacing its Filemaker and Faktura applications. The operational sequences of their productions for the broadcast and advertising industry are thereby to become more transparent, simpler and faster.
Leipzig, Germany, 09/2004
For the second time the CaseOn meeting took place, this time with students from Germany and France. The central components of the Internet shop of Amazon.com were analyzed and a new WinLIKE case study was compiled.
Hanover, Germany, 04/2004
The Emil Berliner Studios Deutsche Grammophon GmbH (Universal Music) uses the Workflow System of CEITON for business process optimization. Emil Berliner had invented the gramophone and the record in 1898 and subsequently developed a whole industry.
Salzburg, Austria, 02/2004
Sony DVD Center Europe (SONY Pictures) uses the CEITON workflow management system for complete production control. After the introduction of the system in the past year, extensive workflows now optimize quality, turn-around time and resource usage.
Leipzig, Germany, 09/2003
The third version of WinLIKE, completely redesigned, is now presented. After nearly three years of development, enormous hurdles have been overcome and new first-time users have been won.
Halle/Saale, Germany, 12/2002
In co-operation with our customer digital images, the run of a workflow-supported production process was presented on the event.
Leipzig, Germany, 10/2002
With students from Egypt, Greece and Germany, a workshop about the potential use of WinLIKE was conducted over several days. The main objectives were to test WinLIKE with non-professional IT users and to develop case studies from the user perspective.
Cologne, Germany, 06/2002
First presentation of the Web Workflow PPS. As an exhibitor covering the topics workflow, scheduling and archiving, CEITON made valuable contacts with potential customers (most of which are current, active customers) and partners.
Halle/Saale, Germany, 12/2001
As a first customer, digital images, a subsidiary of Kinowelt Home Entertainment uses the new software system of CEITON, "Web Workflow PPS", to completely control its production processes. The system supports premastering for DVD productions.
Hanover, Germany, 12/2001
Development of an online editorial front-end, with which content contributors can write their stories directly into the content management system of the publishing house over the Internet.
Hamburg, Germany, 07/2001
Development of a treasury collection workflow, with which global enterprises can record and directly import accounting vouchers into a central SAP system.
Manila, Philippines, 09/2000
For the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR), the highest fiscal authority of the Philippines, manpower requirements methods were implemented in co-operation with the Society for Technical Co-operation of Germany (GTZ) of the German government.
Leipzig, Germany, 01/2000