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John J. Thomas
Distinguished Engineer & Chief Data Scientist, IBM Data & AI, IBM

John J. Thomas is a Distinguished Engineer & Chief Data Scientist in IBM’s Data & AI business. He currently leads IBM Expert Labs offerings that help clients operationalize Data Science & AI. These offerings include advisory services to establish an AI CoE/Factory, and agile sprints that address various stages of the Data Science & AI lifecycle. Previously he was the technical executive for IBM’s Data Science Elite team that has kickstarted AI for over 100 clients. A lifelong learner, his 25+ years of experience spans a spectrum including Systems, Cloud, Analytics, Data Science, and AI.

 IBM’s Cloud Pak for Data helps Wunderman Thompson build guideposts for reopening

IBM’s Cloud Pak for Data helps Wunderman Thompson build guideposts for reopening

June 24, 2020 | by John J. Thomas, Distinguished Engineer & Chief Data Scientist, IBM Data & AI, IBM
As communities and businesses worldwide look to understand the economic impact of COVID-19 and prepare for an eventual recovery, the biggest test of decision-making will be the data that will inform the business decisions. Was it trusted? Was it timely? Was it enough? To date, there are many...
End-to-end analytics in the cloud

End-to-end analytics in the cloud

June 9, 2016 | by John J. Thomas, Distinguished Engineer & Chief Data Scientist, IBM Data & AI, IBM
Deriving actionable insight from data and analytics is shifting to unified, cloud-based platforms that can be used by a variety of analysis personas. Take a look at a national retail chain scenario demonstrating how a comprehensive portfolio of end-to-end analytics in the cloud can provide the...