AntenneRéunion chooses BCE’s broadcast software solutions to replace its channel management software
AntenneRéunion Television, the first general-interest channel of the Reunion Island, was looking for a new solution to increase its productivity and reliability in its day to day channel operations. The Broadcast solutions suite, including Athena, Cronos and Adonis, came as the perfect answer to their needs.
Created in 1991, AntenneRéunion is the leading broadcasting group of the Reunion island,The company runs a general-interest channel with a complete replay offer as well as two websites, “antennereunion.fr” and “linfo.re” a dedicated portal for news.
AntenneRéunion replaced its channel management software with BCE’s broadcast solutions suite. The implementation of BCE’s channel management software will optimize and secure the core business applications, increase productivity and reliability information between scheduling, advertising management, back office and broadcasting.
“The integration of BCE’s channel management tools is an important milestone in the evolution of AntenneRéunion. The entire value chain will be optimized with from the tracking of purchases to the analysis of the audience and the catalogs management, the programs as well as its broadcasting. Beyond the obvious gains for our business these tools will improve office internal relations, get us closer to the information and foster corporate culture”. Nicolas DELACROIX, Directeur de l’Antenne, Antenne Réunion.
“As a TV broadcaster, BCE has clearly identified our issues as well as current TV channels challenges. It is essential for a channel to be able to rely on a reliable provider with a very high added value business. The development teams have been very reactive to fit our needs. In conclusion, the accompaniment of BCE was a key success factor in this project”. Fabrice CHINJOIE, C.I.O, AntenneRéunion.
BCE’s broadcast solutions cover the complete broadcasting workflow:
Athena© is a library and rights management solution that is able to monetise the contents and synchronise with the archive and accounting department. Its modular architecture can be integrated in BCE software solutions or any existing software.
Cronos© creates the long-and short-term planning, delivering TV program grids, including detailed titles, materials, costs and rights information. Its user-friendly intuitive modular interface improves the current processes for the programming teams.
Adonis© creates and manages the running order for any kind of automation. It also manages primary and secondary events.It imports advertising scheduling and insure several controls as media information, time breaks, segments, scheduling consistency, … Its user-friendly interface allows a quick and easy use of the program: Adonis increases user productivity and can be integrated with any scheduling, advertising and playoutsystem.
“We are glad to provide AntenneRéunion with our solutions, thanks to our experience in broadcast and our strong team of developers, our products were tailored-made to our customer needs.” Comments Alex Seca, Broadcast IT Manager at BCE.
BCE is a European leader in technical services in the areas of television, radio, production and postproduction, telecommunication and IT. With its long experience on the media market, our team provides you high quality services and will always find the solution that matches your project and budget.
With more than 200 high qualified and motivated people, BCE serves about 400 clients in various sectors, such as TV channels, radio stations, film distributors, producers, advertising companies, telecommunications operators and public services.
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About Antenne Reunion
AntenneRéunion Television and its subsidiaries form a strong multimedia group at the Réunion. The TV channel has a leading position on the local market. The group stands out for a strong local presence and notoriety among the population of the Island.
The activity of the group is structured around four main activities (media, advertising, multichannel distribution and entertainment). The broad range of AntenneRéunion activities is completed with a foundation and other diversification activities.