Telecommunications Network Architecture Expert in Video on Demand
An expert in telecommunications network architecture was requested for patent litigation involving video on demand services provided by cable service providers. The patent claimed telecommunications network architecture technology for transmission of viewer-chosen content via fiber optic cable, commonly referred to as video on demand.
IMS ExpertServices™ was asked to locate telecommunications network architecture experts to opine on technology being implemented by large cable television companies for video on demand. The expert was required to be knowledgeable about the technical aspects of a user ordering a video on demand program, i.e. the communication from the set top box to the head-end and the transmission of the video content from the cable head-end to the user.
Network Architecture Expert
This expert in telecommunications network architecture is known widely as a technical expert in the industry of multi-media systems and is regularly called upon to write papers and provide reviews for prestigious industry publications. Video on Demand technology has been his specific area of study for over a decade. This expert is a professor at a prestigious east coast university where he teaches classes in computer architecture and multimedia networking. He holds M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in computer science and engineering.IMS Reference #4978570
Technology Development Expert
This telecommunications network architecture expert has presented at multiple conferences & seminars on the topic of VOD architecture. Specifically, he has considerable expertise in the engineering aspects of providing video on demand services across a telecommunications network. He is currently employed with a technology company as a product architect for video on demand, developing video transfer systems for the telecommunications industry. As a telecommunications network architecture specialist he has addressed such issues as configuration issues and third-party integration of head-end components and software applications.IMS Reference #4995399