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Ryan Korte

Principal Architect - Content & Media Development LEVEL 3 COMMUNICATIONS

Ryan Korte has more than 20 years of experience in developing and managing advanced fiber-optic network architecture for both Fortune 500 enterpri Principal Architect Content and Media Development for Level 3, he is responsible for the strategic technology direction, engineering and software development of all media-related networks, products and services.

The media-related networks include:
• Level 3’s global Content Delivery Network (CDN) supporting some of the world's largest video, software and web properties. The Level 3 Network is connected with direct, private connections to almost every major ISP and Telco, which allows traffic to flow directly to end users.
• Level 3 Vyvx Services, which is America’s largest provider of fiber-optic and satellite transmission services for media and entertainment companies, delivering over 200,000 live video feeds for its customers annually.

Before joining Level 3, Korte held a number of positions with MasterCard International, where he was integral in determining the strategic direction and technology for the global MasterCard transaction network.

Korte is a member of the Video Services Forum which is an international association dedciated to interoperability, quality metrics and education for video network technologies.  Korte is a board member of the Streaming Video Alliance an organization that collaborates to help shape the future of online video through best practices, specifications, and requirements. 

Korte has a bachelor of science in electrical engineering from Kansas State University and a master’s in business administration from Maryville University.

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