Analyst Profile

Ted Friedman

Ted Friedman

VP Distinguished Analyst

16 years at Gartner ,  30 years industry experience
Moreland Hills, OH USA

Roles and Responsibilities

As a member of the Information Management team, Ted Friedman conducts research focused on enterprise information management, information governance, information implications of the Internet of Things, data integration and data quality. He works with Gartner clients on building the business case for investing in and furthering their maturity in these areas. In addition, he closely follows the related technology markets, advising clients on vendor and tool selection, price negotiation, and emerging deployment approaches for optimal impact and value. Through his work on concepts such as Gartner's Information Capabilities Framework, he assists clients with modernization strategies for their information management programs and technology infrastructure.

Areas of Coverage

  • Data Management & Integration


Previous Experience

Prior to joining Gartner, Mr. Friedman was employed by several large companies, including Andersen Consulting and GE, where he designed and deployed large-scale relational database applications, business intelligence systems and advanced information technologies. He has more than 20 years of experience in the information technology field.

Professional Background

Andersen Consulting, Senior Consultant, 7 years
GE, IT Project Manager, 5 years


B.S., Applied Science, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio
M.S., Computing and Information Science, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio