Stacy Leidwinger is currently the product manager for the IBM InfoSphere Data Explorer product line. She assists in driving product roadmap, market requirements, product positioning as well as interacting closely with customers and partners to understand their Big Data challenges. Previously, Stacy was the Senior Director of Product Management at Vivisimo, an information access company, which was acquired by IBM in 2012. Stacy graduated from Allegheny College with degrees in Computer Science and Managerial Economics. She also holds her MBA from the Katz School of Business at the University of Pittsburgh. Follow Stacy on Twitter @sleidwinger.
In today’s world, many can compare their big data landscape to a vast wilderness. We know it exists and it is growing in size, volume and complexity – but do we know what is really growing and taking roots. Are there valuable resources that, if mined, could create new growth and opportunities? Read More
The artist James Turrell said “light is not so much something that reveals, as it is itself the revelation.” To take a page from Turrell’s script, I would say, “data is not the bearer of revelation – it is the revelation.” The data we have today strewn across the enterprise, when employed at the right time, in the right context, by the right individual is indeed a revelation.