Smart Media Production Planning

Oracle’s Smart Media Production Planning solution helps entertainment studios and broadcasters efficiently manage studio crews and the end-to-end content production journey within the media enterprise.

Key Benefits


Maximize content investments by using data-driven insights

  • Tap into valuable and relevant own and competitive insights to make the right investment decisions.
  • Create complex, production-budget simulations for forecasted costs and revenues, and identify the best scenario in which to invest.
  • Gain up-to-the-minute production-accounting visibility through real-time, multiperspective planning and profitability tools.

Optimize production-crew resourcing and productivity

  • Attract the best, creative contractors in the industry with the company’s own crew marketplace.
  • Empower producers with modern and robust production- and AI-enabled resource planning tools, and simplify resource contingency issues resolution.
  • Enhance crew-member experience with access to relevant information and administrative processes through a mobile app.

Boost production-process efficiencies and fuel profitability

  • Improve financial transparency by tracking the performance of the media franchise with true production costs and revenue KPIs in real time.
  • Reduce content investment risks by learning from past content investments and performance to make future content investments.
  • Optimize resources with maximized productivity and reduced production downtime.

Leverage blockchain technology to innovate studio-crew resourcing

  • Create a marketplace of vetted production suppliers using a blockchain-based, trusted media-crew network of immutable supplier records.
  • Track the best contractors with up-to-date feedback ratings and validated competencies from trusted peers and external parties.
  • Increase crew satisfaction with simplified and automated administrative tasks.
Smart Media Production Planning Products

Smart Media Production Planning Products

Cloud Applications

Oracle Fusion Cloud Enterprise Performance Management

Gain the agility and insights needed to outperform in any market condition. Oracle Enterprise Performance Management helps M&E companies model and plan across finance, HR, supply chain, and sales, streamline the financial close process, and drive better decisions.

Cloud Applications

Oracle Financials Cloud

Empower modern, agile finance with streamlined processes, increased productivity, and improved business decisions. Oracle Financials Cloud delivers extensive support for global M&E companies and continuous innovation in key technologies, such as mobile, social, machine learning, and analytics, deployed in the cloud to achieve more, faster, with fewer resources.

Cloud Applications

Oracle Project Portfolio Management Cloud

Enable effective project management while ensuring smarter business decisions based on a single, source-of-project truth. Mobile and embedded social capabilities provide consistent communication in a secure, collaborative, team-based environment for project delivery success.

Oracle Cloud Infrastructure

Oracle Analytics Cloud

Gain comprehensive business intelligence with augmented analytics to help the organization grow through unique insights. Oracle Analytics Cloud uses embedded machine learning and artificial intelligence to analyze data from across the organization so you can make smarter predictions and better decisions.

Oracle Cloud Infrastructure

Oracle Blockchain Platform

Provide a secure collaboration with multiple parties through a framework that brings everyone together—in real time—to share data. Oracle offers easy ways to adopt blockchain technology, including a cloud service, an on-premise edition, and a SaaS application for supply chain.

Oracle Cloud Infrastructure

Oracle Autonomous Database

Reduce operational costs by up to 90 percent with a multimodel converged database and machine learning–based automation for full lifecycle management. Oracle Autonomous Database runs natively on Oracle Cloud Infrastructure while providing workload-optimized cloud services for transaction processing and data warehousing.

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Smart Media Production Planning Resources

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Solution brief: Smart Media Production Planning

Efficiently manage studio crews and content

Smart Media Production Planning is a cloud-based solution that helps studios and broadcasters efficiently manage studio-crew resources and streamline the end-to-end production journey within the media enterprise—from budget planning to profit optimization.

Research: Exclusive Ovum ERP Analyst Research Webinar in Media & Entertainment

Global, M&E back-office transformation outlook

By 2021, 44 percent of global media enterprises will have moved their back-office systems to cloud, according to Ovum. Ovum and Oracle collaborated to assess the transition of ERP, EPM, and procurement systems of global media and entertainment companies’ back-offices to the cloud.