Karl Johnson
9 Feb 2018 | 10:00 - 10:30 | Commercial Solutions Theatre | SDVoE Alliance Add to calendar
New architectures for simplified video system design
Karl Johnson
Senior Product Manager
SDVoE Alliance / Christie
Software-defined Video over Ethernet offers an approach to system architecture that is dramatically simplified compared to traditional hardware-centric approaches. SDVoE systems offer lower cost, fewer points of failure, and expanded and more flexible capabilities. Compare the traditional hardware-centric approach to system design to the software-defined video approach. Understand how to leverage software-defined systems to address user needs more efficiently. Learn how SDVoE systems are flexible - recreate a matrix switch, a video wall, a multiviewer or a KVM without any changes to hardware.
Speaker Biography:
Karl Johnson is a Senior Product Manager at Christie, a founding member of the SDVoE Alliance. He is responsible for managing AV over IP and image processing products. He has over 25 years of experience in the professional AV market and has specialist knowledge in video wall, control room, AV networking, IP video streaming and SDVoE technologies. He has published material and delivered manufacturer and industry training in these areas of expertise. Karl has served in project engineering, product management, marketing and general management roles through his career. He holds a Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering and a Masters of Business Administration.