Antenne Réunion chooses BCE’s broadcast software solutions to replace its channel management software
Created in 1991, Antenne Réunion 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.
Antenne Réunion replaced its channel management software with BCE’s broadcast solutions suite. The implementation of BCE’s channel management software will optimise 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 Antenne Réunion. The entire value chain will be optimised 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 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, Antenne Réunion.
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 insures 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 playout system.
“We are glad to provide Antenne Réunion with our solutions, thanks to our experience in broadcast and our strong team of developers, our products were tailor-made to our customer needs,” comments Alex Seca, Broadcast IT Manager at BCE.