Discovery Channel

Who are Discovery Channel?

Discovery is a leading global real-world media and entertainment company.

Challenges

  • Build a Content Management System (CMS) that integrates with existing Discovery Digital Asset Management and supports multiple platforms
  • Test a business critical application called IBMS

Solutions and benefits

  • Built bespoke, ground-up, web based CMS application
  • Provided functionality testing and UAT resources working offshore, connecting remotely to UK
  • Provided additional technical resources to test patches and bug fixes between releases

Results

  • Enabled Discovery to reduce support costs and negotiate with the application vendor
  • Mitigated the risks of downtime due to vendor software malfunction
  • Allowed easy republishing and repurposing of content