IBM Distinguished Engineer
Paul Giangarra is a Distinguished Engineer and e-Government Solutions Architect in IBM Federal's Office of the CTO. In this role, Paul works with nearly all branches of Federal government including NASA, the FAA, the Department of Homeland Security, the Department of Defense, Intelligence Agencies, and other civilian agencies helping them understand, identify, and solve critical and complex IT problems. He also works closely with FFRDCs like JPL and MITRE. Internally at IBM Paul works across IBM with Research, Development, Hardware, Services, and Corporate CIO teams on a variety of projects. He is an expert on topics such as SOA, ESB, Cloud Computing, Information Management, Governance, Complex System Integration, Java for the Enterprise, Real-Time, Event Driven Architecture, Decision Support Systems, Analytics (especially DeepQA) and Enterprise Architecture. Paul is a member of the IBM Software Group Architecture Board Steering Committee. Paul is a member of the IBM Academy of Technology Leadership Team. Paul is regularly in demand by organizations such as IEEE, AFCEA, as well as government agencies and Federal integrators and FFRDCs for panels and as a speaker.