Bruce D’Amora is a Senior Technical Staff Member in the Data Centric Solutions department at IBM T.J. Watson Research Center in Yorktown Heights, NY. He manages the Cognitive and Cloud solutions department focusing on enablement of HPC and Cognitive workflows using cloud native technologies. Other interests include computational steering and visualization for high performance computing applications. He led the performance analysis effort for CORAL systems and the application system bring-up for BlueGene/Q. Prior to his arrival at IBM Research, he led IBMs development of the OpenGL graphics API and served as their representative on the OpenGL Architecture Review Board.