Drue Reeves | Gartner

Analyst Profile

Drue Reeves

Drue Reeves

Managing VP

10 years at Gartner ,  24 years industry experience
Round Rock, TX USA

Roles and Responsibilities

Drue Reeves is the Managing VP and Distinguished Analyst for Data Management and Business Intelligence in GTP. In addition to setting the research strategy for GTP, Mr. Reeves covers Internet of Things (IoT), public, private and hybrid cloud computing, storage, client and server virtualization, and data center topics. He also presents these topics at various IT industry events, interacts directly with customers to solve real issues, and advises executive management.

Areas of Coverage

  • Data Management & Integration
  • Business Intelligence


Previous Experience

As Chief of Research for GTP, Mr. Reeves sets the agenda, direction and research strategy for cloud computing and data center. He ensures quality research, presents on important topics, speaks to customers to solve real issues, and interfaces with executive management.

Professional Background

Burton Group, Vice President and Research Director, Cloud Computing and Data Center, 3 years
Dell Computer Corporation, Office of the CTO, 3 years
HP/Compaq, Directory and Security Architect, 9 years

Industry Awards/Accolades

SNIA Storage Industry Impact Award 2006
Thirteen patents granted or pending in identity management, security, management and PC servers


B.A., Computer Science, Southwestern University, Georgetown, Texas