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Khwaja Shaik

Jacksonville , United States

Postings my own, not reflecting opinions of IBM.

Award winning C-level IT Executive with 24+ years of business technology leadership with GE, IBM, BAC & PwC. Recognized for Cybersecurity, Innovation, Artificial Intelligence, Architecture, Cloud & Large-scale execution, I have been instrumental in major Digital transformations involving cost reductions, efficiency, agility & competitive advantage to Fortune 500. Worked in many countries with cultural diversity.

? IBM's CxO Advisor transforming industries through AI, cloud, IoT, Cybersecurity, Big Data, & Blockchain.

? Delivered 3 Data Center programs, world's largest contact center platform, Interact platform for 5K Banking centers, Mortgage platform & recognized bankofamerica portal.

? As a Big5 thought leader digitized end-to-end business processes at speed & scale thru ERP, ebusiness & PwC Tech forecast.

? Top 25 advocates of IBM Watson & IBM Blockchain bringing industry eminence to the forefront.

? IBM Academy of Technology Member - top 100 technical leaders providing the direction of IBM with innovation that matters.

? UNF's Board Member. BAC's Employee Network co-chair.

? McKinsey Global Institute's Executive Member, HBR Advisory Council Member, Gartner's exclusive Research Circle thought leader driving global thought leadership

? UNF's Distinguished Faculty teaching Cloud, AI & Cybersecurity.

? MIT Sloan CIO Forum Advisor.

? MarketsANDMarkets Advisor.

? MBA & B.Tech.

Consults, speaks, & writes on:
» Executive Leadership
» Digital Innovation
» Cybersecurity
» Cloud Computing, Hybrid IT
» Mobile, Micro-services
» Architecture, Infrastructure, Data Architecture
» Digital Strategy
» Innovation
» Blockchain, AI
» Enterprise Architecture
» Technology Delivery, ITIL, ITSM
» Agile, Design Thinking, DevOps
» Sourcing

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AI 30.39
IoT 31.32
Leadership 30.08
Cybersecurity 30.15
Quantum Computing 30.80
Data Center 30.22

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10 Media Interviews
Top Must-Read Books for NextGen CIOs - 2018
December 16, 2018
Breakthrough technologies such as AI, Blockchain and Quantum are likely to shape our lives. The next generation CIOs must remaster themselves if they are to succeed.

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Tags: AI, IoT, Leadership

The Top 10 Blockchain Skills You Need to Develop
May 18, 2018
The lack of blockchain skills is a top concern and significant inhibitor to blockchain adoption in companies across a variety of industries. According to Bloomberg, blockchain-related job postings on LinkedIn increased four-fold in 2017. If you are new to blockchain and wonder what it takes to build the skills and habits necessary to be a successful blockchain talent, this guide is for you. Based on more than 2 decades of experience, let me share the top 10 skills and habits you need:

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Tags: AI

Why blockchain and IoT are best friends
January 30, 2018
The rapid advance of blockchain technology and the Internet of Things (IoT) are felt throughout our daily lives. A Gartner study estimates blockchain will add $3.1 trillion in business value by 2030, and in another analysis the global IoT market is expected to grow from $157B in 2016 to $457B by 2020. We are about to see more change than we could imagine with blockchain and IoT.

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Tags: AI, IoT

Where Is AI Heading?
December 15, 2017
In this new era, Artificial Intelligence is also running corporate Data Centers beyond solving business problems. According to recent MITSloan Management Review, less than 39% of all companies have an AI strategy in place. The largest companies — those with at least 100,000 employees — are the most likely to have an AI strategy, but only half have one.

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Tags: AI, Data Center

Key Takeaways For Your Hybrid Cloud
November 27, 2017
Hybrid Cloud is a disruptive technology that supports diverse assets including cloud, edge, and on-premises locations to drive digital business growth. According to Mckinsey enterprises moving to hybrid cloud can reduce their IT operating expense by 24%.

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Tags: AI, IoT

Top Must-Read Books for emerging CIOs - 2017
November 11, 2017
In this fourth industrial revolution, the right book at the right moment can tilt the playing field and give you a crucial advantage. These six books will help you to beat the competition, rise above your challenges and accelerate your own growth..

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Tags: AI, IoT

What Drives Cloud-Native Architecture?
October 29, 2017
Microservices, Containers and APIs are now central to digital business because they enable event driven services, application delivery automation, orchestration and loosely coupled integration behind mobile apps, B2B connections and many IoT devices.

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Tags: AI, IoT

Quantum Computing Accelerates Innovation
September 30, 2017
I strongly believe that Quantum Computing will be the next major technology after AI and Blockchain to drive innovation across industries. Quantum Computers represent significant jump in computational capabilities over Classical Computers.

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Tags: AI, IoT, Quantum Computing

What "Equifax” Data Breach Means For CISOs?
September 10, 2017
The attack surface is getting much greater. Our IT infrastructure is more vulnerable today than ever before. Cyber security is now a C-suite issue. At Equifax application website's vulnerability led to a data breach that exposed about 143 million consumers.

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Tags: AI, Cybersecurity

Unlock Business Value With AI
August 11, 2017
Use of AI continues to grow as AI is the new electricity. According to recent Mckinsey study about $28 billion was spent on AI. AI will transform every major industry and the way we work, learn, and live.

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Tags: AI

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