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John Simmons

14/06/18

John oversees commercial media strategic development for the Windows Operating Systems Group. He is also chair of the CTA WAVE Content Specification Task Force.

The Task Force will soon publish a specification extending CMAF to non-MPEG codecs and to the sequential CMAF presentations needed for linear, over-the-top, ad-supported channels. John drove Microsofts participation in the W3C resulting in the 2012 Google-Microsoft-Netflix proposal for HTML5 media extensions, enabling