About a year ago, Jim Ocon, Gray Television's VP of technology, sat in a room in Shanghai with TVU Networks CEO Paul Shen, drawing on a whiteboard of what a new real-time IP video distribution, switching and routing solution would look like.
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Since joining Gray Television from Pappas Telecasting three years ago, VP Technology Jim Ocon has set about overhauling the station group's operations by making greater use of automation and replacing legacy proprietary hardware systems with more IP-friendly, open format gear.
May 27, 2010
"Gray Cuts Boxes, Grows HD, 16x9 News"
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Since joining Gray Television as its chief tech a couple of years ago, Jim Ocon has been on a mission to streamline operations at the 36-station group.