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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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Report Highlight for Market Trends: Growth and Criticality of APM Shift Innovation Toward Agile Vendors 20-Aug-2014 Federico De Silva
Market Trends: Growth and Criticality of APM Shift Innovation Toward Agile Vendors 20-Aug-2014 Federico De Silva, Jonah Kowall
The Gartner Scenario for Data Center Providers 19-Aug-2014 Peter J. Grant, Karen Benson, Michele C. Caminos, Bettina Tratz-Ryan, Federico De Silva, Matthew J Boon, David M. Coyle, Errol Rasit, Lawrence Pingree
Emerging Market Analysis: Mexico, Market Insights for Your IT Strategies 15-Aug-2014 Federico De Silva, Luis Anavitarte, Tuong Huy Nguyen, Jeffrey Roster
Forecast Overview: Enterprise Infrastructure Software, Worldwide, 2014 15-Aug-2014 Matthew Cheung, Federico De Silva, Colleen Graham, Fabrizio Biscotti, Jie Zhang, Jin-Sik Yim, Michael Warrilow, Terilyn Palanca, Laurie F. Wurster