Randolph Nikutta started his career at Deutsche Telekom in 1996 at a R&D subsidiary. Between 2002 and 2008 Dr. Nikutta has been working for Detecon International GmbH (consultancy subsidiary of T-Systems International). Since April 2005 Dr. Nikutta has been assigned to Telekom Innovation Laboratories which he joined in April 2008 on a permanent basis. He is responsible for the project field “Interactive High End Media” dealing with IPTV and convergent/multi-screen TV, TV Companion services and also more mid term related innovation topics like virtual set-top boxes. Development activities are directly product related in close co-operation with business units as well as more future oriented proof of concept service implementations.