ppi Media GmbH and the London-based company KnowledgeView Ltd, a producer of digital publishing solutions, have announced their cooperation for the MENA region (Middle East & North Africa). ppi Media, as a leading producer of software for automated newspaper production and a pioneer of the digital transformation for media companies worldwide, will support KnowledgeView with additional expertise in this region.
March 24, 2017. ppi Media, the leading producer of software for automated newspaper production with multiple installations in Europe, Africa, the US, Asia and the United Arab Emirates, and KnowledgeView,the leading supplier of digital publishing solutions in the ME with over 60 prominent news media clients are now announcing a partnership aimed at ensuring excellent support for media companies in the MENA region. ppi Media has more than 30 years of experience in comprehensive support for media companies – worldwide and for all levels of support. In future, customers of KnowledgeView in the MENA region will be able to benefit from this experience in the implementation and support of more than 100 prominent publishing houses and media corporations on four continents.
The close cooperation between two of the most important producers of publishing solutions for Europe and the Arab region will offer media companies in the MENA region the chance to make use of the best and most comprehensive portfolio of digital and print workflows, coupled with unparalleled robust support, ensuring excellent ROI.
"We are delighted to announce our collaboration with KnowledgeView and are confident that media companies in the Arab region will benefit from this cooperation. The combined expertise of the two companies guarantees excellent service for publishers," says Dr. Hauke Berndt, managing director of ppi Media.
Different solutions by ppi Media and KnowledgeView will be closely integrated and include planned Arab versions of the cross-channel publishing solution Content-X and the ad manager AdX. "Our cooperation with ppi Media is an important step for all those involved. Media companies in the MENA region will get access to the best and most comprehensive portfolio for publishing solutions in the world through this co-operation as well as enhanced support," says Dr Ali Al-Assam, managing director of KnowledgeView.
KnowledgeView Ltd is a UK-based company with headquarters in London and MENA regional presence. KnowledgeView has a unique combination of industry leaders on its Board and powerful publishing technology used by leading media players globally.
The company was founded in 1995 to develop cross-media publishing, news management and editorial sharing systems, with over sixty media companies and 5000 journalists using its Publish live systems. KnowledgeView has also established a leading position in mobile apps development and users-centric products such as Rewardisement and NewsSocial.