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Project Name

Domestic and International TV Distribution

Overview

PDGC redesigned CBS’s existing PDS rights management system and implemented a custom title availability reporting system utilizing a custom version of PDGC’s CCAE software suite. Licensing modules were redesigned to support new contract paradigms and rights including complex license carveouts, and non-linear catch-up rights in numerous forms.

Tech Stacks

C# | Microsoft .NET 4.5 | Angular 6 | Microsoft SQL Server

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B2B Asset & Content Management

Overview

PDGC developed a Digital Asset Management and Content Management system for three different business divisions to offer a common storefront for ViacomCBS distribution customers to browse digital content and access marketing/promotional materials. PDGC owned and managed the design, development, implementation, and QA of all new and upgraded application components. This includes creating APIs to migrate legacy assets to OTMM (OpenText Media Management), building a modern Security Authorization module, and building a web interface with modernized UI/UX.

Tech Stacks

ASP.NET Core | Angular 10 | Microsoft SQL Server | Salesforce/PARDOT

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Revenue Pipeline Management (RPM)

Overview

PDGC supported the analysis and requirements gathering processes along with owned the technical design, development, and worldwide rollout of this custom system. RPM integrates existing sales & distribution systems with a custom data warehouse and forecasting application in order to increase television sales by providing more information about product availability. The distribution system handles all licensing, customer, fee, and shipping information for 300,000+ titles and thousands of concurrent deals. RPM is used by hundreds of sales planners and finance users worldwide.

Tech Stacks

Java EE | Spring | Angular 7 | DevExtreme | Active MQ | Oracle DB | Microsoft SQL Server | Microsoft SSAS

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Music Rights Management

Overview

PDGC designed and developed the enterprise web application, site flow, and customer-facing storefront for the Magic music rights management system. Magic tracks all publisher and master rights that a studio owns for original scores for its films and television shows. Cue management for features and television episodes allows potential 3rd party licensees to easily find music heard in a production and ensures producers have a comprehensive view of all music used in any production – including licensed songs and/or scores. The core engine also drives an external licensing platform where outside filmmakers can license the original music written for the project.

Tech Stacks

Java | Spring | Oracle | Hibernate | JPA | jQuery

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Project Name

Film & Television Distribution

Overview

To provide near real-time contract validation and availability reporting, PDGC installed its cloud-based CCAE application suite to augment Fox’s contract management system and manage its multi-billion-dollar distribution business. Additionally, enterprise messaging services were built out to connect product, rights, release, and scheduling metadata throughout the organization.

Tech Stacks

PDGC CCAE v3.0 – Java | Spring | Angular 6 | Kafka | PostgreSQL | AWS EC2 | Splunk

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Project Name

Digital Transformation

Overview

PDGC has owned the entirety of Sesac’s Digital Transformation project from requirements gathering, UX design, application design, development, testing facilitation, and deployment. The project includes updating the Licensee, Affiliate, and public website experience to best-of-breed technologies and UX design. A full-stack implementation - everything from UX to backend, royalty management, song catalog management, payment processing, authentication, and ETL has been re-designed to provide a better user experience on a new tech stack at a lower run cost.

Tech Stacks

Angular | AWS | AWS Glue | PostgreSQL | Amazon Cognito | Braintree | Docker | Salesforce | Oracle EBS | DocuSign

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SAP Digital Transformation

Overview

PDGC provided SAP solution architecture, project management, and business intelligence experts for a full top to bottom digital and technology transformation project to implement best-of-breed 21st-century technologies in order to bring them into the digital age. Using a full SAP stack starting with their e-commerce website & mobile apps through to outbound logistics and everything in between.  Jafra is changing the way its customers do business.

Tech Stacks

SAP Hybris | Vistex | SAP ECC | SAP EWM | SAP TM | SAP CRM | SAP PI | MS SQL Server / BI | Java Sprint | IOS | Android

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Project Name

SteelPro

Overview

PDGC helped to program manage and provide advisory services for the implementation of Cemco's industry-specific ERP, assisting with stabilizing the system from both a performance and utility perspective. PDGC also organized the implementation and roll-out of the system to the various manufacturing plants nationwide.

Tech Stacks

.NET | SQL | MS BI stack | Angular | AWS

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Microsoft Business Intelligence

Overview

The PDGC team successfully built and demoed a POC within 2 months resulting in the implementation of a BI solution that improves the performance and functionality of CEMCO's reporting capabilities involving over 70 reports.

Tech Stacks

Microsoft SQL Server | SSIS | SSAS | Power BI

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Project Name

Mulesoft Migration

Overview

PDGC is providing project management and integration expertise to define the overall project roadmap and manage a team of developers through the assessment of hundreds of microservices supporting critical sales and service functions of ATT.com to identify performance and design improvement opportunities. The objective is to enhance the overall customer experience and increase sales by improving performance, reliability, and time to deliver new features. An additional output of the assessment is to provide a Mulesoft onboarding/migration strategy for the microservice-based APIs to support API discoverability and reusability across the enterprise.

Tech Stacks

Java | Spring | Node.js | Kafka | Cassandra NoSQL Database | Redis | Mulesoft

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Project Name

DIRECTV Advanced Advertising

Overview

PDGC designed and oversaw a complete re-architecture of the DIRECTV satellite advertising platform, which more than doubled the number of ads that could be targeted to customers and brought down the amount of required lead time to play out a targeted ad from 24 hours to under 4 hours. This re-architecture enabled DIRECTV to enter the advertising interconnect managed by Comcast/NCC which doubled DIRECTV's yearly advertising revenue. PDGC also designed and developed two critical applications in the advertising platform and built out real-time alerting and reporting dashboards used by the 24/7 advertising operations teams. PDGC continues to lead incremental architectural changes for the satellite platform and is also assisting in architecting the next-generation advertising platform for streaming services such as DIRECTV NOW.

Tech Stacks

Java | Angular | Oracle SQL | Microsoft SQL Server | Microsoft IIS | SOAP | REST | Kafka | Hadoop | Splunk

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AT&T TV and HBO MAX Technical Support

Overview

PDGC led the functional analysis, technical design, and implementation of web applications used by agents to support AT&T TV and HBO Max. For AT&T TV, PDGC enhanced ReactJS based agent portals and Java/Spring microservices to pull in and render STB hardware and home internet diagnostics. These diagnostics were supplemented with technical support procedures, driven by Nokia SMP workflows. For HBO Max, similar agent portals were enhanced to support customer issues related to AT&T packages and offerings of HBO Max, eligibility rules, pricing, and provider-based authentication on the HBO Max app. These efforts were complemented with real-time analytics and reporting to gather insights on support case management and agent effectiveness.

Tech Stacks

ReactJS | Java | Nokia SMP | Teradata | Tableau

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AT&T TV Program Scheduling

Overview

PDGC fully migrated the DIRECTV TV / VOD Guide metadata pipeline to the cloud. This included movie poster images, celebrity headshot, aggregated guide schedules & celebrity biographies over a satellite using Kafka, Couchbase, GoLang, & Kubernetes.

Tech Stacks

GoLang | Kubernetes | Amazon S3 | Couchbase NoSQL Database | Java | Kafka

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Project Name

DIRECTV Advanced Business Planning

Overview

PDGC built a Business Intelligence tool that provides high-value dashboards to ATT Advertising business stakeholders as well as Tech Ops. It allows users to drill down and slice and dice across huge volumes of historical ad performance and customer behavior events. In addition to creating an actionable, centralized data lake for all things ad-related, its main value resides in providing predictive algorithms that leverage big data and Spark distributed computing, which allows users to visualize the predicted performance of upcoming advertising campaigns.

Tech Stacks

Spark | Scala | Spring | AWS Glue | Amazon QuickSight | Amazon EMR | Amazon S3 | Redis | AWS CloudFormation

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Farm IP

Overview

PDGC is building a platform to track the movements of grains (soybeans) on farms to ensure crops are segregated between individual farms. This includes developing a complete website to enable user and farm setup along with building and deploying prototypes of Bluetooth LE / LoRa GPS tracking devices.

Tech Stacks

Spring | React | MySQL | AWS IoT (MQTT) | RAK WisBlock (embedded BLE platform)

Big Data / Business Intelligence
Business Planning
Cloud Platforms
CRM
Database Architecture
ERP
IoT / Embedded Systems
Machine Learning
Application Development