Analyst Profile

Deborah Kish

Deborah Kish

Principal Research Analyst

19 years at Gartner ,  19 years industry experience
NC USA


Roles and Responsibilities

Deborah Kish is a Principal Analyst in the Security Research team, in the Gartner Technology and Service Provider domain. In this role, Ms. Kish looks broadly across the data security marketplace and a deeper look across the market, including DLP and DCAP tools. She identifies growth patterns, market sizes and changes in competitive landscapes due to emerging trends and end-user needs. This allows her to speak with security product providers and investors worldwide about security issues and market movements. Adjacent markets that impact her core coverage include user entity and behavior analytics, AI/ML and blockchain. Previously, Ms. Kish was part of the Communications Service Provider Network Infrastructure team, covering switching and signaling, and she led a carrier security mini-theme.

Areas of Coverage

  • Networking & Communications Equipment

Background

Previous Experience

Prior to her current role, Ms. Kish covered emerging technologies in carrier network infrastructure, including switching, signaling and security, for 17 years.

Professional Background

Hui, Researcher/Assistant, 5 years

Education

Fairfield University

Languages

English