VP Distinguished Analyst
17 years at Gartner
43 years IT industry
Los Altos, CA USA
Roles and Responsibilities
Carl Claunch leads Gartner research into high-performance computing, providing advice and insights to users, buyers, technology providers and investors. He focuses on a broad range of timeframes, from current trends and practices to long-range technologies and transformations a decade or two in the future. Mr. Claunch's other responsibilities include business continuity and disaster recovery strategies and best practices, as well as forward-looking research into technologies and trends for the general server space, to help identify discontinuities and transitions.
Areas of Coverage
- Servers & Storage
Carl Claunch's Recent Gartner Activity
Apply Three Key Steps to Address Big Data in HPC
Vendor Rating: Microsoft
Making the Case for Migrating From Windows Server 2003 Before Risks Multiply
Mr. Claunch has 42 years of experience in the high-technology area. Prior to joining Gartner, he spent 18 years working at a major vendor in a variety of marketing, product line management, product management and planning roles. He has worked for IT using organizations in fields such as banking and manufacturing, as well as working for vendors and as a consultant.
Hitachi Data Systems, Director (Product Marketing, Program Management, Others), 18 years
Manufacturers Hanover Trust, Assistant Manager, 5 years