Mike O'Dea

Mike O'Dea
Senior Director, Technical Operations, Major League Baseball Advanced Media

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Mike O’Dea is the Senior Director, Technical Operations on the Systems team at MLB Advanced Media, the interactive media and internet company of Major League Baseball. He bootstrapped the 24×7×365 Operations team responsible for monitoring & administration of MLBAM’s content delivery infrastructure. Mike joined MLBAM in 2011, having previously worked as a consultant in the mobile/social/advertising world and as GM/CTO of Upoc Networks, the first mobile community & cross-carrier messaging platform in the U.S. Prior to Upoc, he held Sr. UNIX System Administrator positions in the finance, digital advertising & ISP industries. When he is not in the Systems NOC at MLBAM’s Chelsea Market headquarters, Mike can be found tinkering with various HF/VHF radios (he is a licensed amateur operator), experimenting in the kitchen (he spent a year as an apprentice learning whole animal butchery, sausage making & charcuterie) or traveling the world with his family.


Operations, Grand Ballroom
Mike O'Dea (Major League Baseball Advanced Media), William Zurat (Major League Baseball Advanced Media)
Average rating: ***..
(3.05, 20 ratings)
Mike O'Dea and Bill Zurat will discuss how MLBAM used AWS, automation and other off-the-shelf technologies to deliver a product (Minor League Streaming) that customers would enjoy, and was consistent with how MLBAM delivered media in their MLB products. Read more.


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