Analyst Profile

Yefim V. Natis

Yefim V. Natis

VP & Gartner Fellow

21 years at Gartner ,  37 years industry experience
Forest Hills, NY USA

Roles and Responsibilities

Yefim Natis is a Vice President, Distinguished Analyst and Research Fellow in Gartner Research. Mr. Natis' work focuses on enterprise platform innovation, including platform as a service (PaaS), PaaS frameworks and the traditional application platforms. Mr. Natis also researches the fundamental software architecture models, including event-driven (EDA) and service-oriented (SOA) architectures, microservices (MSA), software-defined architecture (SDA), the cloud-native serverless micro-computing and other emerging architecture models. His interests include the implications of "big data" context mining and algorithmic decision automation on architecture of applications.

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/Henco Research, Partner, VP, Foreign Exchange Solution Architect, Product Manager, 5 years
Magna Software, Principal Software Architect, 5 years

Industry Awards/Accolades

Gartner Annual Thought Leadership Award - 2004, 2007 and 2008


Advanced Studies Degree, Applied Math, Riga Polytechnic, Latvia