Murthy Devarakonda, Ph.D.
Principal Investigator, IBM Watson
Murthy Devarakonda is a Research Staff Member & Manager at IBM Research and in the new Watson Group. His long term work is best characterized as transforming results from measurement, monitoring, and analysis into foundational observations, and applying them to systems design and management. Before Watson, he applied this methodology in the areas of IT Discovery and Dependency Analysis, Cloud Computing, Distributed Systems, File Systems, and Storage. Now, he is fascinated by the challenges of unstructured data analytics and the potential to apply Watson to health care.