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ZDF: Commissioning support for Content Management (CMS) and Broadcast Systems

  • Design and implementation of a central online documentation platform
  • Setup of a cross-system knowledge base
  • Implementation of comprehensive administrative and monitoring tools (“dashboards”)

Person in charge: Jürgen Burkhard

Major IT services provider: Support for the rollout of end user clients and for the migration of enduser related services

Support for the rollout of end user clients and for the migration of enduser related services like Fileshare; LAN; Print; Mail; Sharepoint.

Support focus areas were:

  • Project management
  • Workflow Design for rollout / migration processes
  • Requirements Engineering for rollout tools

Person in charge: Hans-Peter Richter

EBU: Customer Service Desk

  • Workflow analysis around the recently created customer service desk
  • Identification and preparation of improvement potentials
  • Initiation of the implementation 

Person in charge: Thomas Holzmann

EBU: Project Management Customer Projects

  • Enhance the EBU project management approach from major event to all customer projects
  • Adopt the existing project management handbook to the new requirements and to the experiences made
  • Implementation of the respective change process

Person in charge: Thomas Holzmann 

Walt Disney Company: Automated Quality Control System

  • Methodology based evaluation and validation of different products and technologies
  • Conception and support of a 'proof of concept'
  • Creation of a Requirements Specification document for a file-based production platform with Automated Quality Control for the creation of destination agnostic content/deliverables

Ansprechpartner: Mike Christmann

SRG SSR: Requirements engineering

  • Requirements engineering for a nation wide postproduction system for news and sports

Person in charge: Mike Christmann

MTI Teleport München: Project Management

  • Management of the master control setup and launch for the German Ice Hockey Bundesliga

Person in charge: Matthias Naumer

Arte Strasbourg: Reqiurement Specification for the Production Management

  • Process and task analysis about the current production of arte
  • Process reengineering
  • Initiation of the implementation in SAP PS

Person in charge: Thomas Holzmann

arte Strasbourg: Benchmarking analysis to organize the main department 'production'

  • Comparative analysis (benchmark) 
  • Consideration of both markets of arte
  • Organisation suggestions, especially regarding the extent of the main department and their departments
  • Show up of synergies and possibilities to consolidate activities with other areas 
  • Identification of work processes which needed to be rearranged and recommendation of consideration approaches 
  • Recommendation for efficient leadership of the main department 

Person in charge: Kemal Görgülü

SRG SSR

  • Workflow analysis
  • File-based production at all locations 
  • Development of target processes

Person in charge: Mike Christmann

rbb: Support within the fine specification framework for the file-based production in Berlin

  • Moderation of workshops
  • Review of fine specification documents
  • Assistance with the creation and planning of project planning documents 
  • Assistance with the steering of external service providers 
  • Assistance with the steering of internal processes 

People in charge: Hans-Peter Richter / Kemal Görgülü

WDR MEDIAGROUP GMBH: VALIDATION OF THE PRODUCT AND PERFORMANCE CONCEPT TO DEVELOP NEW BUSINESS SEGMENTS

  • Plausibility check of actual product concepts, performance concepts, and business models for the purpose of the digital value chain  
  • Analysis and evaluation of the development of the market 
  • Creation of target processes of the new workflows
  • On the basis of a business intelligence engine: Evaluation of multitenant CMS including order management compenents and reporting services 
  • Definition of an IT-structure in consideration of material delivery processes 
  • Connection to other internal systems and distribution server of the big VoD portals in Germany

People in charge: Hans-Peter Richter / Kemal Görgülü

DEUTSCHE WELLE: NEW NEWS SECTION

 

Methodical consulting of the project board and various sub-projects in the following fields:

  • Process development through BPMN
  • Risk management
  • Project organization
  • Project documentation
  • Format development: Production guide

Person in charge: Thomas Holzmann

TPC: GENERIC METADATA CONCEPT

  • Development of a business object model based on specific production process semantics of tpc 
  • Collection of object models for the purpose of modeling the interfaces
  • Mapping of the classes and attributes of the business model to the broadcast metadata exchange format BMF 2.0
  • Development of a comprehensive ID concept

Person in charge: Mike Christmann

“EPG CONTENT MANAGEMENT SYSTEM” OF THE PLAYOUTCENTER OF ARD IN POTSDAM

  • Structuring and supplementation of the existing requirements 
  • Creation of a requirements specification document for an EU-wide tendering
  • Evaluation and allocation recommendation
  • Involvement in the negotiated procedure
  • Project controlling based on an agile software development (SCRUM)

People in charge:  Matthias Naumer / Stoffer Geiling

NEW CONSTRUCTION OF CONTROL ROOMS FOR THE WDR IN DUSSELDORF

Assistance for the creation of an EU-wide tendering for the new construction:

  • Creation of a tendering module IT network
  • Creation of a tendering module control room automation
  • Creation of a tendering module BFE Controller / Manager
  • Creation of a tendering module monitor wall
  • Creation of a tendering module KVM-Matrix 

Person in charge: Stoffer Geiling

HSE24: STUDIO ANALYSIS AND OPTIMIZATION OF THE PROCEDURES

  • Analysis of procedures and new requirements
  • Support for the creation of a new concept
  • Support for the preparation of decision templates

Person in charge: Hans-Peter Richter

SR: HD-UPGRADE OF THE DIGITAL INFRASTRUCTURE

  • Creation of a requirements specification document

Person in charge: Hans-Peter Richter

RBB: NEW CONSTRUCTION OF THE MASTER CONTROL ROOM IN POTSDAM

  • Workflow analysis
  • Project planning
  • Tendering (EU-wide)
  • Migration while business was running  
  • Project controlling and subsequent handover to the establishment people

Person in charge: Stoffer Geiling

RENEWAL OF THE HD TV PRODUCTION “SKY-MULTIKANAL-BUNDESLIGA“ FOR PLAZAMEDIA IN MUNICH

 

Planning and project leadership for the renewal of the HD TV production „Sky-Multikanal-Bundesliga“ for Plazamedia in Munich

  • Comprehensive base investigation including the gathering of inventory and planning of new broadcast and IT technology
  • Coordination with production leadership and staff
  • Project leadership for the migration and setup
  • Coordination of the system tests, approval, and program launch
  • Creation of documents and handover to the establishment 

Person in charge: René Graf

RBB: NEW CONSTRUCTION OF A CONTROL ROOM COMPLEX IN POTSDAM

 

Construction of new control rooms based on the newly established file-based production

  • Workflow analysis
  • Tendering (EU-wide)
  • Project controlling until the handover to the establishment people

Person in charge: Stoffer Geiling

3D INNOVATION CENTER FOR HHI IN BERLIN

 

Construction of a video studio with control room, entirely portable

  • Determination of requirements for a 3D studio and cinema
  • Alignment of the requirements with the production conception of several partners
  • Creation of a tendering

Person in charge: Stoffer Geiling

T-SYSTEMS: IT SERVICE MANAGEMENT

 

Support for the new conception of service management processes with focus on the following things:

  • Requirements management
  • Order management 
  • Config Management

Person in charge: Hans-Peter Richter

3DTVS: EC RESEARCH PROJECT TO SEARCH & RETRIEVAL OF 3D CONTENT

  • Creation of use cases
  • Creation of user requirements
  • Definition benchmarking procedure

Person in charge: Hans-Peter Richter

SETUP OF THE CAPITAL STUDIO OF “DEUTSCHLANDRADIO” IN BERLIN

  • Technical determination of requirements
  • Analysis of the prospective workflows
  • Technical preliminary planning
  • Creation of a tendering (EU-wide / open procedure)
  • Local project management, interface support 

 Person in charge: Stoffer Geiling

 

WDR mediagroup GmbH

Implementation of a CMS for the delivery and quality check of content to all major Video on Demand plattforms (e.g. Netflix, iTunes, Amazon Video etc.) 

 

  • Conduction of a RfP process and selection of a CMS with a task management functionality
  • Project management for the implementation of the selected CMS
  • Definition and implementation of all relevant distribution and quality assurance workflows
  • Migration of all assets from legacy systems to the new CMS

MTI Teleport München

  • Management of the master control setup and launch for the German Ice Hockey Bundesliga

ARTE G.E.I.E.

Requirements engineering for the optimization of all processes within the coproduction and film buying department of ARTE G.E.I.E.

 

  • Analysis of the current workflows and metadata-flows
  • Conception of new workflows within the department to improve efficiency
  • Requirements engineering for the update of the existing toolsets based on Agile methodology
  • Documentation of the requirements in Atlassian JIRA
  • Project management for the implementation of the new functionalities for the department

Major IT Services Provider (Germany)

Support for the rollout of end user clients and for the migration of enduser related services like Fileshare; LAN; Print; Mail; Sharepoint.

Support focus areas are

  • Project management
  • Workflow Design for rollout / migration processes
  • Requirements Engineering for rollout tools

Arte G.E.I.E.

Benchmarking Analysis of the production department

  • Benchmarking with other broadcasters, independandt producers and companies from the digital sector in Germany and France
  • Proposals for organisational changes within the production department
  • Evaluation of synergy potentials between the different departments 
  • Identification of workflow imporvements to enhance production efficiency

European Broadcasting Union (EBU)

Customer Service Desk

  • Workflow analysis around the recently created customer service desk,
  • Identification of improvement potentials  
  • Implementation

Saarländischer Rundfunk

Support for the setting up the detailled specification for the HDTV upgrade of the digital broadcast infrastructure with the support focus areas

  • Conducting specification workshops between supplier and broadcaster
  • Review of draft specifications, providing support for the alignment of specific detail 

Horizon2020 EU-Innovation Project MECANEX

Partner in a international EC funded innovation project targeted to  "Multimedia Content Annotations for Rapid Exploitation in Multi-Screen Environments" with the following main activities:

  • Requirements Engineering (und user and investor requirements; technical requirements)
  • Test, evaluation and benchmarking of the prototype
  • Market analysis & dissemination

European Broadcasting Union

Project Management Customer Projects

  • Enhance the EBU project management approach from major events (e.g. Sports) to all customer projects
  • Adopt the existing project management handbook to the new requirements and to the experiences made
  • Implementation of change processes

Rundfunk Berlin Brandenbrug (rbb)

Support for the setting up the detailled specification for the introduction of a file based production infrastructure with the support focus areas

  • Conducting specification workshops between supplier and broadcaster
  • Project management support
  • Review of draft specifications, providing support for the alignment of specific detail specifications

Al Hijrah Malaysia

  • Newsroom and News Automation
  • Organisation, Processes & Standard operating procedures for Al Hijrah television in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • Software integration for Newsroom, MAM, Editing, playout und news automation
  • Bringing Al Hijrah into service

Person to turn to: matthias.naumer(at)flyingeye.demichael.piller(at)flyingeye.de

MBC Dubai

  • Engineering of a fully file based broadcast environment (including archiving and intelligent search) catering for both linear and nonlinear program.
  • Development of a disaster recovery strategy.

Person to turn to: matthias.naumer(at)flyingeye.dejuergen.burkhardt(at)flyingeye.de

RTM Malaysia

  • Implementation of a complete ITIL-based service managment infrastructure
  • Organisational design for the digital playout center in Kuala Lumpur
  • Conceptual design and implementation of RTM's  Media Asset Management System

Person to turn to: matthias.naumer(at)flyingeye.de

Bayerischer Rundfunk / Avid

  • Development of workflows, plugins and services in order to administrate versions and variants within Interplay MAM

Person to turn to: matthias.naumer(at)flyingeye.deferdinand.gollas(at)flyingeye.de

ARD Playout Center Potsdam

  • Modeling of business processes in order to identify synergy potential
  • Business ProcessModeling Notation (BPMN)

Person to turn to: stoffer.geiling(at)flyingeye.dematthias.naumer(at)flyingeye.de

Bayerischer Rundfunk / AVID

  • Management & software design of a software development project geared at gathering rights information at the editor's workplace, administrating rights information and integrating the system into an existing license management tool.

Person to turn to: matthias.naumer(at)flyingeye.de

Schweizer Fernsehen / tpc

  • Analysis, system architecture, process and workflow design, metadata models, design specification, project management support for the implementation of a file based production infrastructure

Person to turn to: mike.christmann(at)flyingeye.de

Rundfunk Berlin Brandenburg

Implementation of a new newsroom system:

  • Requirements analysis
  • Preparation of tender documents

Persons to turn to: thomas.holzmann(at)flyingeye.destoffer.geiling(at)flyingeye.dematthias.naumer(at)flyingeye.de

Research Project 3DTVS

  • Partner in an international Research Project
  • Archiving of 3D Content 
  • Focus: Annotation, Search and Retrieval with respect to 3D specific Parameters

 Persons to turn to: hans-peter.richter(at)flyingeye.dekemal.goerguelue(at)flyingeye.de

T-Systems GmbH

  • Consulting for an IT-outsourcing project 

Person to turn to: hans-peter.richter@flyingeye.depeter.kuenzel(at)flyingeye.de