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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. 

Exploring Streaming Data in Real Time

Turn streaming data into instant actionable insight by applying visual data discovery to data in motion

April 4, 2014 | by Kimberly Madia, Manager of Portfolio Strategy, IBM
Turn streaming data into instant actionable insight by applying visual data discovery to data in motion

Dave Stodder, TDWI research director, talks streaming data analytics

March 31, 2014 | by Kimberly Madia, Manager of Portfolio Strategy, IBM
The reality is all organizations have streaming data sources they can mine for insight. Do you have a website Are you interested in becoming more social? Do you have mobile business plan? If yes, then you have a need for real-time analytics.

The evolution of complex event processing

March 27, 2014 | by Kimberly Madia, Manager of Portfolio Strategy, IBM
A shift from queries to real-time actionable insight Complex event processing: Roots and origins The need for speedy actions and timely responses is of paramount importance across all industries, but the financial industry is in league of its own. The stakes are high for traders on Wall Street...

Big data on wheels

February 12, 2014 | by Kimberly Madia, Manager of Portfolio Strategy, IBM
Data automatically generated by cars provides a fantastic “fuel source” for big data and analytics.

The world’s most revolutionary technology

January 15, 2014 | by Kimberly Madia, Manager of Portfolio Strategy, IBM
Hats off to Communication Services Providers! In a recent Forrester Research survey, big data for real-time analytics is now the second most revolutionary technology.

The rise of the cell phone - Prepare yourself for world domination with big data analytics

November 26, 2013 | by Kimberly Madia, Manager of Portfolio Strategy, IBM
Did you know that next year, 2014, the number of mobile phones in the world will exceed the number of humans? Are you ready for the rise of the cell phone? It can be overwhelming, but smart telecommunications providers are turning call record data into actionable insight. How? By using predictive...

Leverage big data analytics to improve enterprise security

November 11, 2013 | by Kimberly Madia, Manager of Portfolio Strategy, IBM
Security concerns have never been more top of mind for business leaders, consumers and governments. The proliferation of the digital age impacts all aspects of life and is radically changing the way we think about security, in both the cyber and the physical world.

It’s Not the Size, It’s the Motion! Why Data in Motion Matters

October 14, 2013 | by Kimberly Madia, Manager of Portfolio Strategy, IBM
We know data is omnipresent in our world; that’s no secret. By now, most are familiar with the “Vs” of big data – volume, variety, velocity and veracity. Organizations are finding innovative ways to harness big data for competitive advantage. But if you stop and think about it, what we are really...

Highly Automated Driving Through "Streams"

September 23, 2013 | by Kimberly Madia, Manager of Portfolio Strategy, IBM
Recently, various publications including the Times of India, the Wall Street Journal, Reuters and CNET (just to name a few) have been abuzz with news of IBM’s partnership with international automotive supplier Continental. On September 10, at the Frankfurt International Motor Show, IBM and...

Ventana Research Awards InfoSphere Streams the IT Innovation Award for Operational Intelligence

August 29, 2013 | by Kimberly Madia, Manager of Portfolio Strategy, IBM
And the winner is..... InfoSphere Streams! IBM has been around for a long time, in fact over 100 years. Throughout the decades, IBM has changed the way we live, work and play. Radically new innovations have transformed our world. For example, IBM’s hierarchical database was invented for the Apollo...