WESTFORD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aylus Networks™, leading provider of infrastructure software for enabling live mobile video services, announced today that they have appointed Steve Ball as VP of Products. Steve brings more than 25 years of telecommunications and enterprise networking experience to Aylus.
“Steve comes to us with a very strong background in developing and delivering scalable, high-availability network solutions. His expertise in product development and management will be a great asset as we expand our live mobile video solutions for mobile operators, service providers and communications infrastructure providers.”
“We are delighted to welcome Steve to our management team,” said Mark Edwards, CEO of Aylus Networks. “Steve comes to us with a very strong background in developing and delivering scalable, high-availability network solutions. His expertise in product development and management will be a great asset as we expand our live mobile video solutions for mobile operators, service providers and communications infrastructure providers.”
Prior to joining Aylus Networks, Steve was a Program Director for IBM in their mergers and acquisition department. He joined IBM as part of the Micromuse acquisition, shortly before which Micromuse had acquired Quallaby Corporation, where he was VP of Development. Quallaby was the leading provider of network performance management software for service providers and large enterprises. Prior to Quallaby, Steve held product development and professional services management positions at Nortel Networks, Bay Networks, Cabletron Systems, Memotec Datacom and AT&T Bell Laboratories.
“I am thrilled to join the Aylus Networks management team,” said Steve Ball. “Aylus is responsible for many firsts in the marketplace. The Aylus mobile video infrastructure software delivers mobile video communications at scale and in a way that can be monetized by mobile operators, service providers and communications infrastructure providers alike. A great strength of the Aylus platform is that it enables connectivity for video services between different networks, communities of interest and mobile video applications on a wide range of devices. Aylus is leading the way to the widespread, mass-market adoption of high-quality live mobile video services.”
Steve has co-authored three patents related to network and service management. He earned his B.S. in Electrical Computer Engineering from Clarkson University and his Master of Engineering (Electrical) from Cornell University.
About Aylus Networks
Aylus Networks, Inc. helps mobile operators, service providers and communication infrastructure providers deliver ultra-reliable, high-performance live video services for consumers and enterprises. The Aylus Platform is an innovative solution for live video services, designed to work seamlessly with existing networks, regardless of device type, manufacturer or software. It enables service providers to host in their cloud a portfolio of high-quality, network-efficient and feature-rich live video services that work – between any devices, any network whatever their software or capabilities. Solutions from Aylus range from live video broadcast with real-time storage and retrieval, and video voicemail to inter-carrier video calling and multi-party mobile video conferencing. Aylus Networks is a private company based near Boston, MA. For more information visit www.aylus.com.