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Federico De Silva
Federico De Silva
Principal Research Analyst
Santa Clara, CA USA
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Years of Experience
15 years at Gartner
18 years IT industry
Areas of Coverage
Software Markets

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Roles and Responsibilities
Federico De Silva Leon is a Principal Analyst with Gartner's Technology and Service Provider research team. His coverage area includes data center infrastructure software such as IT operations and data center infrastructure management (DCIM). Mr. De Silva also covers sustainability within the context of IT in general and data centers in particular. Mr. De Silva's role includes helping technology and service providers identify market opportunities through market share, forecast analysis and trends reports on infrastructure software and sustainability. In this role, Mr. De Silva is a strategic advisor for established providers and startup companies seeking to understand the changing landscape of IT operations and the opportunities. Being a native Spanish speaker and having covered the Latin American market for more than a decade, Mr. De Silva helps clients and end-user organizations with market and technology strategies in this important emerging region. He is a regular speaker at Gartner conferences and has participated in the past in external speaking engagements.
Previous Experience
Mr. De Silva began his career with Gartner Consulting, developing marketing and branding benchmarking studies for technology providers. Prior to joining Gartner, Mr. De Silva was a research assistant at the Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI) in Palo Alto, California, where he worked on research projects related to government regulations and their impact on the electric utility industry.
Professional Background
EPRI, Research Assistant, 2 years
M.B.A., Sustainable Management, Presidio Graduate School
B.S., Environmental Studies, California State University, San Jose (magna cum laude)

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Forecast Analysis: Enterprise Infrastructure Software, Worldwide, 1Q14 Update 18-Apr-2014 Laurie F. Wurster, Federico De Silva, Ruggero Contu, Colleen Graham, Matthew Cheung, Jie Zhang, Michael Warrilow, Fabrizio Biscotti, Jin-Sik Yim
Cool Vendors in Green IT and Sustainability, 2014 15-Apr-2014 Bettina Tratz-Ryan, Federico De Silva, Vishal Tripathi
Improve Your DCIM Market Position by Understanding Who Is Buying and How Purchases Are Funded 31-Mar-2014 April Adams, Federico De Silva
Market Share: All Software Markets, Worldwide, 2013 28-Mar-2014 Colleen Graham, Yanna Dharmasthira, Chad Eschinger, Bianca Francesca Granetto, Joanne M. Correia, Laurie F. Wurster, Federico De Silva, Tom Eid, Ruggero Contu, Fabrizio Biscotti, Chris Pang, David M. Coyle, Dan Sommer, Matthew Cheung, Hai Hong Swinehart, Bhavish Sood, Asheesh Raina, Koji Motoyoshi, Yurika Nagashima, Jie Zhang, Michael Warrilow, Sid Deshpande, Jin-Sik Yim, Vassil Mladjov, Jennifer Mazzucca
The Gartner Scenario for Data Center Providers 20-Mar-2014 Peter J. Grant, Bettina Tratz-Ryan, Federico De Silva, Errol Rasit, Lawrence Pingree, Karen Benson, David M. Coyle, Michele C. Caminos, Matthew J Boon