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Hemanth Manda
Executive Director, IBM Data and AI, IBM

Hemanth Manda is the director of offering management at IBM Analytics. He has broad experience in the technology and software industry spanning a number of strategy and execution roles over the past 17 years. In his current role, Hemanth leads a cross-functional team to simplify and modernize Analytics portfolio, a $6 B business. Among other things, he is responsible for rationalizing and streamlining Analytics offerings, modernizing Analytics portfolio to support cloud native architectures and delivering new platform wide capabilities through IBM Cloud Pak for Data.

Unlocking IT cost savings with IBM Cloud Pak for Data

Unlocking IT cost savings with IBM Cloud Pak for Data

May 19, 2020 | by Hemanth Manda, Executive Director, IBM Data and AI, IBM
With COVID-19 and the current market uncertainty, every business leader is under unprecedented pressure to cut their expenses while still ensuring business continuity - no one, more so than the CIO. Enabling this new reality of virtual collaboration, automation and self-service while supporting the...
Manage enterprise data at scale with IBM Cloud Pak for Data 3.0

Manage enterprise data at scale with IBM Cloud Pak for Data 3.0

May 5, 2020 | by Hemanth Manda, Executive Director, IBM Data and AI, IBM
Data is the fuel, cloud is the vehicle, AI is the destination. The intersection of these three pillars of IT has been the focus of IBM. Through the launch of IBM Cloud Pak for Data, our modern data and AI platform, we have containerized numerous offerings and delivered them as microservices to...
IBM Cloud Pak for Data 2.5: Bringing open source to the core

IBM Cloud Pak for Data 2.5: Bringing open source to the core

October 21, 2019 | by Hemanth Manda, Executive Director, IBM Data and AI, IBM
IBM is announcing the latest update to the IBM Cloud Pak for Data platform, Version 2.5. We are extremely excited for this release, as it brings to a head three key areas we’ve been building towards over the last year and a half: Red Hat integration, new key built-in capabilities and last but not...
Cloud Pak for Data on Red Hat OpenShift: The best of both worlds

Cloud Pak for Data on Red Hat OpenShift: The best of both worlds

August 1, 2019 | by Hemanth Manda, Executive Director, IBM Data and AI, IBM
IBM’s integrated platform for Data & AI, which is 100% complimentary to Red Hat offerings. It runs on OpenShift today and has a hardware version called Cloud Pak for Data System. The beauty of Cloud Pak for Data is that it includes all of IBM’s strategic Data and AI services – including Watson...
The innovation continues with IBM Cloud Pak for Data v2.1

Happy anniversary: The innovation continues with IBM Cloud Pak for Data v2.1

May 30, 2019 | by Hemanth Manda, Executive Director, IBM Data and AI, IBM
It’s been one year since we launched IBM Cloud Pak for Data (previously IBM Cloud Private for Data), IBM's data and AI platform for today's modern enterprise. Since then, this platform has been embraced by hundreds of customers, and Forrester ranked it No. 1 in their “Enterprise Insights Platform”...