Analyst Profile

Eri Hariu

Eri Hariu

Principal Research Analyst

21 years at Gartner ,  27 years industry experience

Roles and Responsibilities

Eri Hariu is an Analyst on the Japan IT Infrastructure and Security team for Gartner, based in Japan. Ms. Hariu's main coverage areas are Windows OS, mobile computing and desktop virtualization. She provides strategic advice to both IT users and vendors in the client computing area.

Areas of Coverage

  • PCs, Laptops & Handheld Devices
  • Emerging Trends & Technologies
  • Mobile & Wireless

Eri Hariu's Recent Gartner Activity

Latest Research


Previous Experience

Prior to joining Gartner, Ms. Hariu worked as a System Engineer supporting mainframes and covering Office systems at a major vendor. She also worked in a marketing position at TI, where she was responsible for analyzing vendor activities in the software market.

Professional Background

NEC, System Engineer, 7 years


B.S., Earth Science, Hirosoki-University