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Rohan Vaidyanathan
Offering Manager, IBM Watson OpenScale, IBM

Rohan Vaidyanathan is the lead Offering Manager for IBM Watson OpenScale. He is focused on building systems that can help bring transparency in AI to business stakeholders and help them trust the AI models infused in their applications. He works closely with IBM Research to productize technologies that can ensure fair, explainable, compliant and measurable outcomes from AI models. Before OpenScale, Rohan built and scaled the business for Hadoop and Spark analytics platform on IBM Cloud. He has a Bachelors degree in Computer Science from Mumbai University and an MBA from University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.

IBM OpenScale 451 Firestarter Award Announcement blog post

IBM Watson OpenScale wins 451 Firestarter Award for making AI outcomes fair and explainable

June 27, 2019 | by Rohan Vaidyanathan, Offering Manager, IBM Watson OpenScale, IBM
Learn why 451 Firestarter awarded IBM OpenScale for improving AI outcomes.
BigInsights for Hadoop Basic plan is here!

Spin up Hadoop and Spark clusters in minutes on a reliable foundation

November 18, 2016 | by Rohan Vaidyanathan, Offering Manager, IBM Watson OpenScale, IBM
We are excited to announce the GA of the BigInsights for Apache Hadoop Basic plan on Bluemix! Over the last three months, the service has been available as a public beta. It was encouraging to see the participation and feedback during the beta. The feedback has been valuable in improving the...
Add Apache Spark 2.0 and SystemML to your IBM BigInsights tool belt

Add Apache Spark 2.0 and SystemML to your IBM BigInsights tool belt

September 29, 2016 | by Rohan Vaidyanathan, Offering Manager, IBM Watson OpenScale, IBM
Apache Spark 2.0 and Apache SystemML are now available in IBM BigInsights for Apache Hadoop on Bluemix, accessible in the Basic plan under BigInsights for Apache Hadoop. Choose from among a wider array of capabilities than ever before as you take advantage of these additions to your cluster...
Introducing BigInsights for Apache Hadoop Basic Plan on Bluemix

Introducing BigInsights for Apache Hadoop Basic Plan on Bluemix

August 3, 2016 | by Rohan Vaidyanathan, Offering Manager, IBM Watson OpenScale, IBM
Developers and data engineers’ horizons are broadening with the advent of technologies designed to help them build and deploy analytics applications quickly and easily. Take part in the open beta of the Basic Plan for IBM BigInsights on Cloud to find out what lies in your future as you build...
Hadoop your way to a hybrid cloud

Hadoop your way to a hybrid cloud

Taking data warehousing to the hybrid cloud

April 28, 2016 | by Rohan Vaidyanathan, Offering Manager, IBM Watson OpenScale, IBM
In the past few years, we’ve seen an explosion in the number and variety of organizations that are adopting big data technologies such as Hadoop and Spark and the recent trend to leverage data services in the cloud. How are enterprises coping?