Newsasset awarded tender for Tunisian Press Agency

Newsasset has been awarded tender for the “No.1/2003 Acquisition of an editorial multimedia management system for the “Production of Tunisian Press Agency TAP (Agence Tunis Afrique Presse)”. NewsAsset LTD, via ATC S.A., its parent company, alongside with Knowledgeware, its Tunisian commercial partner, have bid for this open international tender.

The Tunisian Press Agency (TAP) entrusted the newsasset Agency Suite, an integrated solution purposely developed to cover all editorial and commercial operations of a news agency, as the IT backbone that would replace all existing infrastructure. In particular, newsasset Agency Suite was selected

  • to radically transform and restructure TAP’s editorial workflow,
  • to support multimedia digital asset management and
  • to provide the Agency with multichannel content distribution processes

Newsasset Agency Edition is the result of more than fifteen years of delivering purpose-developed technology to the media sector coupled with continuous investment in new technologies. Through the evolution of the market, it does not only support different business models, but is a cost-effective solution for those conscious about the required investment.

In that respect, TAP will be able to enjoy a fully modular, configurable and dedicated solution for news agencies, leading to significant cost reduction & enhanced production quality. Moreover, TAP incorporates ATC’s deep industry experience to media sector, via a broad range of resources across consulting, technology, alliances and integration.

The newsasset Agency software suite has also been supporting the News Agencies of Portugal, Poland and Russia for many years, while it was crash tested by Athens News Agency as part of its total system solution to face the challenge of the Athens 2004 Olympic Games.