Analyst Profile
Alan Dayley
Alan Dayley
Research Director
Alpine, UT USA
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Years of Experience
7 years at Gartner
27 years IT industry
Areas of Coverage
Servers & Storage

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Roles and Responsibilities
Alan Dayley is a Research Director at Gartner on the IT Leaders team, focusing on data archiving software, information governance (IG), information life cycle management (ILM), file analysis/data profiling and object storage.
Previous Experience
Prior to joining Gartner, Mr. Dayley was at Veritas Software, Novell, Quest Software, Proclarity and 3M, where he has held positions in product management, product marketing and competitive/market analysis. His background spans more than 25 years in high tech, covering archiving, storage, operating systems and IT management tools.
Professional Background
Veritas Software, Director of Product Management, 5 years
Quest Software, Market and Competitive Intelligence, 1 year
Novell, Product Marketing Manager, 7 years
M.B.A., Brigham Young University
B.S., Finance/International Business, Brigham Young University

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How to Determine Whether Your Organization Needs Website Archiving 31-Mar-2014 Alan Dayley, Garth Landers
Forecast: Public Cloud Services, Worldwide, 2012-2018, 1Q14 Update 31-Mar-2014 Ed Anderson, Lai-ling Lam, Yanna Dharmasthira, Chad Eschinger, Susan Cournoyer, Cathy Tornbohm, Jeffrey Roster, Bianca Francesca Granetto, Gianluca Tramacere, Dean Blackmore, Joanne M. Correia, Laurie F. Wurster, Tom Eid, Ruggero Contu, Venecia K Liu, Fabrizio Biscotti, Chris Pang, Dan Sommer, TJ Singh, Andrew Frank, Hai Hong Swinehart, Alan Dayley, Gregor Petri, Jie Zhang, Morgan Yeates, Douglas Toombs, Rajesh Kandaswamy
Does File Analysis Have a Role in Your Data Management Strategy? 06-Mar-2014 Garth Landers, Alan Dayley
IT Planning Guidance for Legal Professionals: The Gartner Legal IT 2020 Scenario 27-Feb-2014 French Caldwell, Kenneth Chin, Carol Rozwell, Debra Logan, Alan Dayley, Andrew Walls, Carsten Casper, Sheila Childs, Jie Zhang, John A. Wheeler
Critical Capabilities for Object Storage 11-Feb-2014 Arun Chandrasekaran, Alan Dayley