Five selects Tier 2 Consulting

Tier 2 Consulting, the specialist web development company based in Hertford, has been appointed by five, the UK’s fifth terrestrial channel, to support and develop Libra, their legacy IT system providing programme, contract, rights and budget management functionality.

Five appointed Tier 2 following a series of scoping meetings and the completion a structured Support Take-on exercise. Libra is now being enhanced to facilitate multi-channel applications across acquired and commissioned programming activities.

Tier 2’s service level-based support ensures that five can continue to benefit from the considerable investment made in Libra. Additionally, such support ensures that five have adequate time to assess potential new applications and technology to support their changing business needs.

Commenting on working with Tier 2, Ken Davis says “Libra uses a legacy technology which is not part of our strategic skillset. Tier2 are able to provide us with skilled staff to provide tactical support and development and enable five to concentrate on our long-term strategy of system replacement”.

Tier 2 is a specialist web development company providing advanced technical and project consultancy in standards-based open source java environments.

In a world where over-delivery and exceeding expectations is often promised and
seldom delivered, Tier 2 Consulting stands apart as a dedicated team of experienced
and highly skilled developers. We build ‘best-in-class’ applications and provide senior
level consultancy to some of the worlds most demanding businesses and academic

Long term relationships with blue chip organisations demonstrate our expertise and
our ability to consistently deliver high-quality, cost-effective IT services.