Analyst Profile

Jeffrey Hewitt

Jeffrey Hewitt

Research VP

15 years at Gartner ,  34 years industry experience
Santa Clara, CA USA

Roles and Responsibilities

Jeffrey Hewitt is a Research Vice President at Gartner, where he is part of the Data Center Infrastructure and Management team. As a part of that team, Mr. Hewitt analyzes technology developments, end-user requirements and business model changes that relate to the evolution of the data center, including data center segmentation, hyperscale data centers, integrated systems/converged systems, hyperconverged solutions, low-power processor servers, virtualization, cloud computing, modular data center solutions, data center containers, blade servers, server form factor choices, power/cooling technologies, pricing negotiations, Web-scale IT, and future of sales issues. He produces research based on this analysis that includes success-oriented strategic and tactical recommendations for technology and service providers, end users, and invest clients. In addition, Mr. Hewitt maintains a global trend view for all server types and contributes to the worldwide Quarterly Statistics and forecast views of North America.

Areas of Coverage

  • Servers & Storage


Previous Experience

Prior to joining Gartner, Mr. Hewitt was a director of product marketing for Unisys.

Professional Background

Auspex Systems, Product Line Manager, 1 year
Everex Systems, Marketing and Sales Manager, 4 years
Unisys, Director of Product Marketing, 4 years


B.A., magna cum laude, Advertising and Mass Communications, University of South Florida
M.B.A., University of Phoenix