ORG CliftonGroup International Limited (PBS Solution Architect) Title President BIO Ron Clifton is President of CliftonGroup International Limited and is currently under contract to the Public Broadcasting Service as the senior Solution Architect for their next generation v6 Interconnection System. He is the former CEO of International Datacasting Corporation and before that led a number of other successful high-tech companies. In addition to his expertise in MPLS networks and cloud computing technologies, Ron has designed and deployed a wide variety of media and entertainment networks including broadcast television and radio, IPTV and digital cinema (file based movies and live 3D stereoscopic) networks as well as Over the Top (OTT) and Content on Demand (COD) distribution systems. Current work includes helping organizations move from legacy “hard iron” system implementations to a Service Oriented Architectures (SOA) over an Enterprise Service Bus integrated with Digital Asset Management (DAM) and CyberSecurity systems. Ron is a Professional Engineer and holds Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Electrical Engineering, He is a Kentucky Colonel, a member of the IEEE, an Executive Member of SMPTE and a frequent presenter at international technology conferences.