Author Bio

Chris Dinallo

Chief Technology Officer for the Business TV division of ADB

Chris Dinallo is the Chief Technology Officer for the Business TV division of ADB, a company delivering cloud-based iTV solutions for businesses across cable, satellite, IPTV and now over-the-top (OTT) services. ADB's hospitality solution is one of the top five most deployed hospitality interactive TV solutions globally and the second most deployed platform in the US. ADB technologies power TV content and services delivery in more than 225,000 US guestrooms, across the industry’s leading brands.

Mr. Dinallo has been in the software industry for more than 32 years. Since 2001, he has specialized in hardware and software solutions within the PayTV industry - Cable, Satellite, and Telco providers around the globe as well as the global hospitality markets. He has applied this breadth of know-how towards international business development for numerous countries spanning the continents. Having a strong engineering background in the disciplines of Operating Systems, MPEG audio/video, telephony, silicon, Cable TV technologies, Internet and Cloud technologies enabled Chris to innovate create solutions that provide revenue-generating streams for both his employer and its customers. Within these solutions, Chris currently holds 5 US and European patents and has published numerous white papers, and articles. You can read many of Chris’s writings in pay–TV industry organizations and trade magazines such as SCTE, CED Magazine and Communications Technology.

Business Specialties: International business, SaaS business modeling, Operational efficiencies, Patent analysis, Government Mandates, and Competitive analysis. Technical Specialties: MPEG Audio & Video, Set-top box technologies, Multimedia systems, Cable TV technologies, Video over IP, Voice over IP, Hospitality iTV solutions, Cloud technologies, Silicon and Software evaluation.

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