VP Distinguished Analyst
20 years at Gartner
29 years industry experience
Roles and Responsibilities
Mark Fabbi, vice president, distinguished analyst leads Gartner's research in Enterprise Network Infrastructure and touches on all aspects of enterprise network design, including network technologies, vendors and strategies. Major focus areas include networking technologies for virtualized data centers; improving application performance using technologies such as application delivery controllers and WAN optimization that span the gap between applications and networks; and helping clients achieve more equitable financial relationships with key vendors.
Areas of Coverage
- Networking & Communications Equipment
Mark Fabbi's Recent Gartner Activity
Software-Defined Networking: A Taxonomy
Vendor Rating: Cisco
Geopolitical Issues Push HP to Forgo Control of Data Center Networking Portfolio
Prior to joining Gartner, Mr. Fabbi worked for Bell Canada and affiliated companies and played a leadership role in developing internetworking and managed network service offerings and established key relationships with the pioneers of the emerging internetworking market.
Bell Canada, Director - Advanced Communications, 10 years
ARTC - Piano Performance from the University of Toronto's Royal Conservatory of Music
B.S., Computer Science and Applied Mathematics, University of Toronto