Senior Data Analytics Architect, Cray
Rangan Sukumar is a Senior Analytics Architect in the CTO’s office at Cray Inc. His role is three-fold: (i) Analytics evangelist – Demonstrating what Big Data and HPC can do for data-centric organizations, (ii) Technology visionary – Designing the roadmap for analytic products through evaluation of customer requirements and aligning them with emerging hardware and software technologies, (iii) Solutions architect – Creating bleeding-edge solutions for scientific and enterprise problems in the long-tail of the Big Data market requiring scale and performance beyond what cloud computing offers. Before his role at Cray, he served as a group leader, data scientist and artificial intelligence/machine learning researcher scaling algorithms on unique super-computing infrastructures. He has over 70 publications in areas of disparate data collection, organization, processing, integration, fusion, analysis and inference. His work has been applied to a wide variety of domains such as healthcare, social network analysis, electric grid modernization and public policy informatics.