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Academy of Technology LogoIBM Master Inventor, Senior Technical Staff Member (STSM) & Manager - Watson Health. Member IBM Academy of Technology
San Jose, CA, USA


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Professional Associations:  IEEE   |  IEEE Computer Society  |  Storage Networking Industry Association (SNIA)  |  USENIX: The Advanced Computing Systems Association



Disruptive IT Trends | Artificial Intelligence | Cognitive Healthcare - Payer & Life Sciences | Cloud Infrastructure Optimization | Big-Data Analytics | Data Resiliency | Software Defined Storage | System Architecture | Team Development | IBM Master Inventor |

Senior Technical Staff Member (STSM) of IBM Watson Health Payer & Life Sciences unit, and an IBM Master Inventor. Provide leadership on the Watson Health technical strategy, and spearhead the design and development of products and services.

• Highly accomplished technology leader with solid expertise driving large-scale cloud and cognitive technology initiatives to meet diverse business, industry and operational needs.

• Experience in designing, developing, debugging, and operating large resilient distributed systems that run across thousands of nodes in multiple data centers. Influence product architecture by prototyping key components.

• Reputation as an inspirational, collaborative team-builder with ability to motivate team to achieve peak performance - engineering productivity, service ownership and customer success.


• IBM Master Inventor - with 108 patent submissions (27th Invention Plateau); 84 granted patents.

• Key Products/Services Delivered: IBM Watson Health Life Sciences Cognitive Services, IBM Clinical Development Cognitive Medical Coding, IBM Cognitive Hybrid Cloud Advisor, IBM Cloud Automation Platform, IBM Resiliency Services and IBM Spectrum Storage Software.

• Built, led and managed many high-performing teams focused on a wide variety of objectives including research, architecture, development, sustaining, and process goals.

• Presented and published 64 papers in top worldwide technical conferences.

• Extraordinary Accomplishment (with revenue impact of over $1 Billion USD) for 2019 : Hybrid Cloud Env. Management and Analytics.

Member of IBM Academy of Technology | Chair, IBM Northern California Asian American Diversity Network | Content Manager - TieInflect 2018 | Mentor, IBM Watson Engagement for Startup Ecosystem | IBM GTO Lead Advocate




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Ramani Routray completed his B.E.(Computer Science & Engineering) from Siddhartha Institute Of Technology, M.S.(Computer Science) from Illinois Institute Of Technology.