Judith S. Hurwitz is a technology strategist, consultant, thought leader and author. She is currently the president and CEO of Hurwitz & Associates, a consulting, research and analysis firm focused on emerging technology including big data, cognitive computing, hybrid cloud computing and management, software development and operations, and security and governance. Judith holds B.S. and M.S. degrees from Boston University and is a recipient of the 2005 Massachusetts Technology Leadership Council award.