Digital transformation can only be successful if the right information arrives at the right time in the right form. Better yet if the information is already bundled together and can be distributed or accessed centrally at any time! However, this is not trivial. Corporations are growing, projects are increasing in scope and suddenly a legion of resources is involved. Scheduling these manually and managing the project suddenly becomes expensive and abstruse.
In order to live long and prosper in the undiscovered country of Digitization, a media company requires the necessary digital infrastructure. For streaming services, and other providers of mobile content, expertplace solutions is a strong partner as we are prepared for digital production and distribution. Planning and monitoring of production processes takes place in real time on our production planning software CEITON and all processes can be called from anywhere.
CEITON is a dynamic platform which transforms the processes in media companies from planning to billing into an automated workflow. Our scheduling module organizes the planning of employees, equipment and systems. Dynamic interfaces connect various software tools. The entire system operates on a high level of cyber security and is secured against attacks, whether hosted locally or in the cloud.
CEITON connects virtual teams worldwide, automates processes and enables the rostering and scheduling of employees, resource, equipments and rooms using easy to use calendar and Gantt chart views, as well as time-accounting and cost calculation for tasks and materials. Numerous external software tools can be integrated into the system, so the overarching process from customer order through content creation to delivery, payroll and accounting can all be managed within the CEITON system.
We at expertplace solutions have been automating production processes for over 15 years with our scheduling software CEITON. Boutique operations with ten employees can benefit e.g. from our semi-custom workflows, which can be implemented quickly and inexpensively. However, large media houses with several thousand employees are also represented amongst our customers. For them, process consulting and implementation are much more complex. In addition, support and maintenance after go-live is much more intense. Only if a company’s processes are maintained regularly, is it able to remain effective and efficient and take advantage of the digital transformation. We and our partners help with this.
Act now and prepare for an ever more complex ecosystem with innumerable market participants and fast changing trends. This is just as true for established broadcasters, public and private, as it is for the multitude of small and medium-sized broadcast and media companies.