Peter Gargalianos ~ Director, Field Operations
Mr. Gargalianos is responsible for installation, setup, field service, troubleshooting, repairs of all in-service Trakus hardware, servers, graphic workstations, and other fielded equipment. Peter serves as project management for new installations, interfacing directly with track facilities and contractors, and maintains the Company’s comprehensive fielded equipment asset management system.
Additionally, he oversees Trakus media production and QA for television, simulcast, video boards, and CCTV systems. This includes providing onsite support, managing and training graphics operators, and serving as a key liaison to racing production departments worldwide. Peter holds a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Tufts University.
Dave Gibbs ~ Director, NOC & Data Center Operations
Mr. Gibbs leads the company’s dept. responsible for daily operation of live race coverage, including system operator staffing, implementation of data center capacity planning & implementation, media library and database support, all backups, failovers, and related SOPs.
Trakus NOC provides 24/7/365 front-line tech support for customer service, fielded system qualification, and periodic system maintenance. Prior to Trakus, Dave specialized in systems engineering, testing, and SQA, and held senior positions at StarBak Communications, Dialog Corp (A Thomson Company), and as consultant with other firms. He holds a BSEE from UMass Lowell.