CNA to acquire new platform for news management

The Cyprus News Agency (CNA) has signed an agreement with the Athens Technology Center (ATC) to install the newsasset agency platform to cover its day-to-day news management and editorial activities, as well as their commercial exploitation through subscription services.

The newsaset platform will support the Agencys news management and distribution process as a whole, while at the same time streamlining all internal workflows.

At the same time, through this collaboration, CNA will enjoy ATC’s long-standing research and business expertise into the media industry, gaining access to high-level consulting services, state-of-the-art technology and trade alliances.

Newsasset platform has also been selected by the News Agencies of Portugal, Poland, Russia, Tunisia and of other major publishing organizations. The platform also stood as the main back-end system used by the Athenian-Macedonian News Agency to address the 2004 Olympic Games challenge .

CNA Director George Penintaex said that with the newsasset we have found an integrated platform capable of supporting all our activities so far, simplifying the production processes while at the same time providing us with opportunities for expansion and new commercial activity. We believe that this cooperation will cover not only the current needs of CNA, but will also strengthen the dominant role of the Cyprus Agency in the field of media in Cyprus.

ATC General Manager Giannis Kliafas expressed satisfaction with signing this agreement, stating that “the new collaboration confirms ATCs extensive experience in media industry, with specially designed content management and distribution solutions, which news agencies and publishing organizations of international prestige trust. “

Source: Cyprus News Agency