Chris Tyler is a Sr. Cloud Architect and Cognitive Evangelist within the IBM Business Partner Channel. He is a trusted advisor to multiple IBM Business Partners. With over 25 years of experience in Systems Development and Analytics, Chris provides valuable expertise and vision to his partners. With his guidance, the partners benefit from generating additional revenue and getting to market faster, differentiating themselves in their market, increasing the value of their solutions to their customers, increasing their win rates and creating new product offerings.
Chris assists his partners with cloud technologies such as IoT, blockchain, analytics, machine learning, and cognitive API usage. He works with partners on product strategy and vision. Chris’ partners are in various stages of maturity, ranging from startups to industry-leading solution providers.
Prior to joining IBM, Chris was a developer of large scale systems in the telecommunications industry focused on leveraging analytics to decrease delinquency and improve the collections process. Chris also has experience using analytics to deliver targeted content to web site visitors, primarily in the retail and publishing space.
Chris graduated from Texas Tech University with a bachelor’s degree in Management Information Systems.