One System, Various Communication Channels Makes Headlines with Sophora

subshell's CMS Sophora is in action 24 hours a day at, the website of the oldest and most-viewed news program on German television.

Tagesschau publishes its website with the Sophora content management system

Sophora supports the demanding editorial staff working round the clock, with writing, linking, and the high-speed publishing of high-quality news reports on numerous online, mobile and TV media.

Peak 1.2 Billion Page Impressions per Month (03/20)

At the same time, Sophora easily deals with constant high click volumes that explode during special events and breaking news. These strengths make Sophora the primary editing tool for - 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Sophora simplifies the work of online editorial departments, because the CMS supplies all communication channels at the same time.

The editorial team can create the same content for teletext, website and social media posts within Sophora and publish it individually with Sophora.

And since Sophora also supports responsive design, all content is automatically optimized for mobile devices. This reduces effort and costs.

Internal Sophora Usage at Tagesschau

Internal Sophora Usage at NDR. February 2020. Numbers rounded. Sophora Primary Server only. Source: subshell.
Sophora Primary ServerStats
Sophora Users> 850
Documents in the Sophora Repository> 3 Million
Monthly API calls84 Million


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About Tagesschau

Tagesschau is a German national and international television news service produced by Norddeutscher Rundfunk on behalf of the ARD, the German public-service television network. Tagesschau is both the oldest and the most watched news program on German television.