Since 2006, the French-language international TV network TV5 Monde has entrusted Red Bee with the operation of its broadcast platform for production, post production, media management, news and playout. Outsourcing the operations to Red Bee and handing over the responsibility for implementing complex systems and quality of service allows TV5 Monde to focus on pursuing their mission of providing the best French-language programming to viewers around the world.

The Challenge

Lack of flexibility, scalability & visibility

  • Lack of visibility, flexibility, scalability and control of the old broadcast platform
  • Changing media industry trends and fierce competition
  • Managing complex IT & TV integration project with multiple vendors & different legacy systems

The Solution

E2E Managed Service

  • Fully managed service for 9 channels: Integration & operation for production, post production, media management, news & playout
  • Automation system for live studio productions
  • Subtitles in 13 languages

The Result

Focus on core business & Increase audience reach

  • Scalable state-of-the-art HD broadcast platform for linear and non-linear channels, able to launch new channels quickly & increase audience reach
  • Focus on core business of Editorial & Distribution
  • 1st deployment of an automation system for live studio productions in France