Analyst Profile

Yefim V. Natis

Yefim V. Natis

VP & Gartner Fellow

19 years at Gartner ,  34 years IT industry

Roles and Responsibilities

Yefim Natis is a Vice President and Gartner Distinguished Analyst in Gartner Research. Mr. Natis' research focuses on application software infrastructure, including technologies such as platform as a service (PaaS) and application servers. His interests include application integration, open computing, context-aware computing and in-memory computing. Mr. Natis also researches the fundamental software architectures, including event-driven architecture, service-oriented architecture and next-generation application architectures, as well as .NET and Java EE.

Areas of Coverage

  • Application Development & Integration


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