Channel 4 Television

Public UK Television Channel Gathers News, Strengthens Brand with Process Redesign

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Channel 4 Television accelerates, simplifies program commissioning and enhances production relationships with OpenText MBPM 

MBPM has helped us to reduce time spent on support and improved our relationship with production companies, which gives us a great reputation in the marketplace.

James Curran, Project Manager, Information Systems for Channel 4


  • Highly manual commissioning process
  • No visibility for editors or production companies into status of proposals
  • Risk of losing ideas submitted in proposals to competitors



  • Proposal response time cut from more than two weeks to as few as 24 hours
  • Improved reputation and relationships with production companies
  • Cost savings and resource balancing

About Channel 4 Television

Channel 4 Television is a publically owned, commercially funded public service broadcaster, and one of the five national broadcasters in the UK. Working across television, film, and digital media, it has a public service remit to provide a broad range of high quality and diverse programming which is innovative, experimental, and distinctive in its form and content. For more information, visit: