CGI’s OpenMedia platform manages the complete journalistic workflow, including innovative research, story-centric planning, scripting, multi-platform output and rundown management.


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OpenMedia Platform

Newsroom workflows par excellence

Openmedia integrations

Our flagship NRCS, OpenMedia, provides maximum speed and scalability for handling journalistic workflows in broadcast news production – from wire search, scripting, and rundown management to playout control. 

Key features
  • Journalistic workflow support
  • Easy integration with third-party systems and highly compliant with the MOS protocol (Media Object Server) during the playout and rundown
  • Diverse enhancements to support the collaboration of remote working teams
  • Hybrid cloud
  • On-premises installations
  • High configurability, scalability and adaptability

Read more about OpenMedia: CGI's enterprise newsroom system


Streamline story production

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OpenMedia NewsBoard enables journalists and editorial teams to organise their story production so everybody can contribute and share the latest information directly, from everywhere.

It features a fully customisable and open widget architecture that allows newsrooms to stay flexible to workflow adaptations at any time. Its modern unified web-based user interface for journalists and editorial teams enhances the coordination of story planning and information gathering through intuitive and flexible collaboration.

Key features
  • Story-centric
  • Dynamic collaboration
  • Agency feeds and social media
  • User-friendly interface
  • Seamless integration
  • Cloud-native
  • Microservices

Read more about OpenMedia NewsBoard: CGI's cross-media planning tool

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Free up editorial time

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OpenMedia StudioDirector allows news organisations to offload technically complex and time-consuming preparation work, by feeding the automation with directives and MOS commands. These directives ensure that all required elements are ready for playout. This dramatically frees up valuable editorial time to focus on story writing and avoids playout problems caused by human error.

Key features
  • Advanced MOS compliant toolset, including a new template editor and rule-based business logic
  • Transition checking
  • Powerful model editor
  • Automation-vendor independent

Read more about OpenMedia StudioDirector


Keep reporters connected

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The ReporterApp for Android and iOS allows reporters in the field to stay connected to their enterprise newsroom systems at all times, wherever they are in the world.

Key features
  • Direct link between field and newsroom
  • Operable with one hand
  • Seamless integration with OpenMedia solution family
  • Cloud-native architecture for easy scalability
  • Task management, including push notifications
  • Support for remote workflows
  • Available for Android and iOS

Read more about OpenMedia ReporterApp: Stay connected with your newsroom wherever you are

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Enable seamless third-party integration

Openmedia integrations

One key feature of OpenMedia is the seamless integration of third-party tools to make the daily work and collaboration for journalists and editorial teams more efficient. Users do not need to switch tools while working with the OpenMedia platform.

Some examples of third-party integrations include

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OpenMedia is part of CGI’s Media Solutions, which are at the heart of solving the challenges of modern broadcasters and radio stations.

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