Nitor and Talent Base Revamp the Technical Platform for

Dec 4, 2013, 11:32 AM

The renewed technical solution for web was delivered by the project led by Nitor and Talent Base. In the first phase, the service was launched in August 2013 with the new tech platform. This was succeeded by the upgrade of MTV News area in conjunction with the major brand renewal of MTV on the 4th of November 2013. The other services will be migrated during 2013 and 2014.

"The project has progressed ahead of schedule, the budget has been contained and the end result is of high quality", tells Jyri Kyll├Ânen, Manager for Mobile and Portal Services at MTV.

"The project has been very interesting and it is also an excellent showcase for our Pragmatic Agile® model and the KAPO mode of operation that is part of it", continue Nino Ilveskero from Talent Base and Tommi Laitila from Nitor.

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About MTV

MTV is a Finnish media company that has roots in the first decades of television business in Finland of 1950s. The small operator has since grown into a large media corporation that airs news, entertains and creates experiences 24 hours per day.

The leading Finnish radio, television and web media belong to MTV. MTV3, Sub and AVA are household names known to the public, TV channels for free. The MTV Total package offers pay TV including several channels for sports, movies, series, documentaries and children.

In the Internet, the major sites of MTV are and MTV Katsomo offers comprehensive web media for the content from all the TV channels. Through the Filmnet that operates in the web, series and movies of the C More channels can be followed. MTV also includes the number one commercial radio channel Radio Nova.

MTV is owned by the media corporation Bonnier AB. Bonnier is a Swedish family company founded in 1804 and it runs 175 companies in 17 countries. Its business areas include corporate news, daily newspapers, books, magazines, movies and music. Bonnier employs about 11 000 employees.

About Nitor

Nitor is a leading software company specialized in agile development methods.

Nitor operates in two business areas. Nitor Creations develops demanding business-driven software solutions. Entire development is based on strong competence in solution architectures and pragmatic approach in applying agile methods. Nitor Delta trains lean & agile methods and executes agile change initiatives at entire organisation scope.

The net revenue of the company was 6.7 million euros in 2012 and the company employs nearly 50 employees.