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Kimberly Madia
Manager of Portfolio Strategy, IBM

Kimberly Madia is a Manager of Portfolio Strategy at IBM focused on emerging roles and technologies such as Data Science, Spark, Hadoop and Streaming Analytics. She works with clients to create analytics solutions and more intelligent applications.  She is a regular speaker at tradeshows and user groups and publishes regular blogs.  Kimberly has been with IBM since 2001 and during her career has also worked as a technical support engineer and a business partner technical skills manager.  Kimberly earned an undergraduate degree in Computer Science from Allegheny College and an MBA in Strategy and Information Technology at Carnegie Mellon University. 

Sense: Perceiving in the business moment

Step one for selling more chicken dinners

August 25, 2014 | by Kimberly Madia, Manager of Portfolio Strategy, IBM
Most data that organizations capture and collect isn’t valuable. In addition, high value data is often overlooked because organizations can’t capture, analyze and act fast enough. IBM has created a solid foundation to help organizations capture all opportunities, even the ones that are fleeting,...

Apply Big Data Analytics to Streaming Internet of Things Data

Nature of analytics: Gathering codfish sounds and other sensor data for deep insight

August 22, 2014 | by Kimberly Madia, Manager of Portfolio Strategy, IBM
Nature of analytics: Gathering codfish sounds and other sensor data for deep insight

IBM chicken dinners for sale!

August 18, 2014 | by Kimberly Madia, Manager of Portfolio Strategy, IBM
Need to sell more products? Dump Steve, the guy in the chicken suit flagging down customers in the parking lot, and adopt real-time actionable insight. IBM’s four pillar strategy (sense, orient, decide and act) will turn your big data into action. In our five-part series, we will introduce real-...

Predict, Prevent, and Act on Security Threats

Nature of analytics: Security intelligence from real-time insight helps mitigate black swan events

August 15, 2014 | by Kimberly Madia, Manager of Portfolio Strategy, IBM
Nature of analytics: Security intelligence from real-time insight helps mitigate black swan events

How do real-time analytics power your day?

August 15, 2014 | by Kimberly Madia, Manager of Portfolio Strategy, IBM
You have a lot happening in your day: a morning doctor’s appointment, a quick call into the help desk to resolve your laptop issue, an important strategy planning meeting at work, a trip to the grocery store to pick up some dinner and homework time with the kids. Ever stop and think “how do real-...

The Untapped Opportunity of Streaming Analytics

Forrester Research evaluates the IBM big data streaming analytics offering

August 8, 2014 | by Kimberly Madia, Manager of Portfolio Strategy, IBM
Forrester Research evaluates the IBM big data streaming analytics offering

Just released—The Forrester Wave: Big Data Streaming Analytics Platforms, Q3 2014

July 23, 2014 | by Kimberly Madia, Manager of Portfolio Strategy, IBM
Hot off the press! In response to overwhelming market demand, Forrester evaluated an elite group of vendors who offer real-time analytic platforms and has just released the first ever Forrester Wave for Big Data Streaming Analytics Platforms.

Convert Real-Time Insight into Action

Earth-shattering business opportunities are at hand with an IBM framework for real-time, actionable insight

July 11, 2014 | by Kimberly Madia, Manager of Portfolio Strategy, IBM
Earth-shattering business opportunities are at hand with an IBM framework for real-time, actionable insight

Github, StreamsDev and Quick Start–Oh my!

July 9, 2014 | by Kimberly Madia, Manager of Portfolio Strategy, IBM
Developer resources for InfoSphere Streams are abundant. Review the top five resources to get started and join a thriving and growing community of InfoSphere Streams users across healthcare, energy and utilities, telecommunications and more. 

GOAL! Team IBM scores with sports and social media

June 26, 2014 | by Kimberly Madia, Manager of Portfolio Strategy, IBM
IBM Brazil is running one of the largest sentiment analysis applications in the history of the country during the most important sporting event on the planet. Powered by solutions such as IBM InfoSphere Streams, it runs on two independent cloud systems provided by IBM SoftLayer. During the games,...