SeaChange Names George Kajos General Manager of Platform Business Unit
Video and Software Engineering Veteran Heads Development for Multi-Screen Back Office and Subscriber Experience Products
ACTON, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SeaChange International (NAS: SEAC) , a leading global multi-screen video software innovator, has appointed video and software engineering veteran George Kajos as General Manager for its Platform business unit. Kajos, reporting to SeaChange Chief Executive Officer Raghu Rau, heads the product development organization that produces the SeaChange Adrenalin™ video platform, the SeaChange Nitro™ subscriber experience and other multi-screen software products chosen by video service providers worldwide.
Kajos brings SeaChange more than 30 years' experience in video streaming, video conferencing and networking, including the management of large and small engineering groups that have designed and delivered advanced products for cable, telecommunications and enterprise customers worldwide. He was director of engineering for Motorola video-on-demand products since 2006. Beginning in 2002, he was vice president of engineering and then vice president of advanced engineering for video-on-demand technology provider Broadbus Technologies, a Motorola acquisition. Previously, he was co-founder and vice president of software engineering for Gotham Networks and also held senior engineering positions at VideoServer, Inc., SynOptics Communications, Prime Computer and BBN Communications.
"George is well known and respected throughout the video service provider community and is the ideal leader for SeaChange's highly accomplished video platform development organization," said SeaChange CEO Raghu Rau. "Adding to our other recent senior management appointments, George further strengthens SeaChange's leadership team and our focus on core service provider customers."
Kajos is named in several patents and patents pending for technologies associated with video distribution and has published journal and conference papers on related topics. He is a member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers and the Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers. He earned an MBA from Bentley College, an MS in computer science from the University of California at Los Angeles and a BS in electrical engineering from Cornell University.
About SeaChange International
Ranked among the top 250 software companies in the world, SeaChange International (NAS: SEAC) enables transformative multi-screen video services through an open, cloud-based, intelligent software platform trusted by cable, IPTV and mobile operators globally. Personalized and fully monetized video experiences anytime on any device, in the home and everywhere, are the product of the Company's superior video platform, advertising and in-home offerings.
SeaChange's hundreds of customers are many of the world's most powerful media brands including all major cable operators in the Americas and Europe, and the largest telecom companies in the world. Headquartered in Acton, Massachusetts, SeaChange is TL 9000 certified and has product development, support and sales offices around the world. Visit www.schange.com.
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