Europe Media Monitor
The Europe Media Monitor (EMM), has been developed by JRC on behalf of DG PRESS.DG PRESS drive its development by specifying their requirements at regular monthly meetings. Since January 2005 this service has been formalised through an Administrative Arrangement between DG PRESS and the JRC. EMM provides the software services which process incoming News Reports from News Agencies, Press Reviews from Capitols and the major web based news services in Europe. EMM began operations in May 2002 and has expanded its services over the intervening years to become Commission's primary source of live... news related services. The front end web interface is through an automatically generated NewsBrief, which is updated every 10 minutes with the latest top stories. The internal Commission version of the NewsBrief is accessed by up to 20,000 users per day. The external public version of EMM which contains only open sources has found a growing number of customers in Europe and elsewhere. However, this main service is only one of a suite of other services that EMM provides. This document aims to describe these services and document the software architecture of EMM.
- Corporate author(s): Institute for the Protection and Security of the Citizen (Joint Research Centre)
- Personal author(s): Blackler, Ken; Goot, Erik van der; Best, Clive Themes: Information technology and telecommunications
- Subject: access to information, dissemination of information, Internet site, public awareness campaign, service