Plan program stock strategically

Take on tomorrow's airtime today and plan your channels' long-term content with our Forecast app's flexible time matrix. The Forecast App serves the goal of strategic, category-based program planning to map inventory over the long term and determine linear and non-linear demand.

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Graphically appealing overview of the entire planning

Collaborative work

User-friendly interface with drag-and-drop function

Flexible time matrix

Long-term planning of programs and series

Long-term planning of programs and series

  • Strategic program planning to determine demand for content created in the Content app
  • Graphical interface shows how much content is needed to fill slots
  • Series and movies can be placed in program schedule simply by drag-and-drop
  • Status transfer to subsequent program planning
Organization of content in tag structures

Organization of content in tag structures

  • Flexible categorization of content in multiple levels that can be scheduled differently
  • Creation of different type structure trees for optimal utilization of series and feature film slots
  • Annual evaluation of program demand
Flexible scheduling of time periods and intervals

Flexible scheduling of time periods and intervals

  • Flexible time matrix to create different planning scenarios for TV and streaming channels
  • Better overview of future program times
  • Specify details such as channel, time period, or program requirements

These applications are suitable with Forecast

Complete your planning workflow with our applications VOD, Programmer and Planner.

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Who is Forecast for?

Our Forecast app helps program editors plan their content for the longer term.

How can the flexible time matrix in Forecast help me?

Get an overview of your program needs and how best to use your program for the next year. Use the flexible time matrix to create different planning scenarios for your TV and streaming channels and get a better overview of future program times. Specify details such as channel information, time period or program demand for your so-called scenario. Also, categorize your content flexibly and hand it over to the short-term planning.

Do you offer the Forecast App as Software as a Service?

Yes, with the support of our central CreateCtrl Cloud AWS, you can easily use all our apps as SaaS.

What other apps can help me with the planning process?

Use our Content app for metadata management. Use Assets to easily manage your materials and License App to keep track of contracts and licenses.

How many users can work in Forecast at the same time?

Any number of users can work in Forecast at the same time.

Which interfaces is Forecast compatible with?

The following interfaces are compatible with our Forecast app:
- Programmer
- Content
- License


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