Harigovind V. (Hari) Ramasamy  Harigovind V. (Hari) Ramasamy photo         

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IBM Program Director, Master Inventor, and Senior Technical Staff Member - IBM Cloud Infrastructure
11501 Burnet Rd, Austin, TX 78758


Professional Associations

Professional Associations:  ACM  |  IBM Academy of Technology  |  IEEE, Senior Member  |  IFIP 10.4 WG  |  Phi Kappa Phi  |  Tau Beta Pi

  • IBM Outstanding Technical Achievement Award for architecting and leading work on a Continuous Compliance and Audit Readiness Framework for IBM Infrastructure-as-a-Service Cloud [2019]
  • IBM Seventeenth Plateau Invention Achievement Award (each plateau represents 4 patents filed)  [2019]
  • Appointed IBM Master Inventor [2017]
  • IBM Eminence and Excellence Award [2017, 2013, 2012, 2011]
  • IBM Manager's Choice Award [2019, 2017]
  • IBM Corporate Award for breakthrough technical accomplishments that have led to significant market and industry success for IBM [2016] (see IBM ALDM)
  • IBM Research Division Award for work on Disaster Recovery for IBM Cloud Managed Services, IBM’s then flagship enterprise-class cloud offering [2015]
  • Elected as Member of the IBM Academy of Technology, the technical leadership body for IBM [2014]
  • IBM Research Client Award, a recognition given annually to less than 8 IBM Researchers by the Senior Vice President of IBM Research for “best exemplifying the IBM value of dedication to every client’s engagement and success” [2014]
  • Best Paper Award, Co-Author, IEEE 10th International Conference on Services Computing  [2013]
  • IEEE Senior Member [2013]
  • IBM Outstanding Innovation Award for leading and developing a configuration analytics and security automation tool for enabling enterprise Transformation to Cloud [2012]
  • IBM Research Division Award (see IBM ALDM) [2012]
  • Technical Lead or key contributor to six IBM Research Accomplishments and two Outstanding Research Accomplishments
  • Program Co-Chair, IEEE Symposium on Configuration Analytics and Automation [2011]
  • Featured Article, IEEE Transactions on Dependable and Secure Computing, Jan-Mar 2007 issue [2007]
  • International Engineering Research Fellowship, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign [2004]
  • C. W. Gear Outstanding Graduate Student Award, Department of Computer Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign [2003]
  • Outstanding Graduate Student Service Award Department of Computer Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; for outstanding voluntary service to the department. [2003,2002]
  • Best Paper Award, IEEE Pacific Rim Symposium on Dependable Computing [2002]