Amy Machado, Research Manager streaming data technologies and approaches, IDC
Amy Machado is a Research Manager for IDC’s Streaming Data Pipeline coverage, advising clients on the growing market opportunity and its technology trends. Ms. Machado’s research tracks and analyzes the market for developments in streaming data movement, integration, management, and analytics software, which are developed and deployed to drive real–time business solutions. She covers cloud services for streaming data pipelines, the role of streaming data pipelines for edge computing, considerations for combining data in motion and data at rest, and open-source software for data streaming. Ms. Machado has over 20 years of analyst experience and has been at IDC since 2011. Her previous area of focus was for high-volume production and packaging print technology and workflow. She was also the lead analyst for the U.S. Hardcopy Print and Industrial Print Trackers.