Analyst Profile

Yefim V. Natis

Yefim V. Natis

VP & Gartner Fellow

20 years at Gartner ,  35 years industry experience
Forest Hills, NY USA

Roles and Responsibilities

Yefim Natis is a Vice President and Research Fellow in Gartner Research. Mr. Natis' work focuses on enterprise platform infrastructure, including platform as a service (PaaS), cloud-enabled application platforms, PaaS frameworks and traditional application servers. His interests include context-aware computing, especially the use of data and decision brokers in context-aware business decision making. Mr. Natis also researches the fundamental software architecture models, including event-driven and service-oriented architectures, microservices, software-defined architecture and other emerging architecture models.

Areas of Coverage

  • Application Development & Integration

Yefim V. Natis's Recent Gartner Activity

Latest Research


Previous Experience

Prior to joining Gartner, Mr. Natis worked at Magna Software, a software startup where he was the director of software architecture and the principal architect of Magna X, a generator of service-oriented transaction processing applications. Mr. Natis' experience also includes IT architecture and IT management positions at Hogan Systems and Citigroup. He has 30 years of experience in enterprise IT.

Professional Background

Citicorp, AVP, Advanced Technology, 5 years
Hogan Systems, Partner; VP, Project Management, 5 years
Magna Software, Director, Product Architecture, 5 years

Industry Awards/Accolades

Gartner's annual Thought Leadership Award - 2004, 2007 and 2008


Advanced Studies Degree, Applied Math, Riga Polytechnic, Latvia