Analyst Profile

Ted Friedman

Ted Friedman

Distinguished VP Analyst

22 years at Gartner,  36 years industry experience

Location:  OH USA  | Language(s):  English

Roles and Responsibilities

As a member of the Data and Analytics team, Ted Friedman conducts research focused on data management strategy, data and analytics governance, data and analytics implications of the Internet of Things, DataOps and data hub strategy and architectures. Mr. Friedman works with Gartner clients on building the business case for investing in and furthering their maturity in these areas, as well as guiding them in strategies for modernization of their data management programs, disciplines and technology infrastructure.


Previous Experience

Prior to joining Gartner, Mr. Friedman was employed by several large companies, including Andersen Consulting and GE, where he designed and deployed large-scale relational database applications, analytic applications and advanced information technologies.

Professional Background

  • Andersen Consulting, Consulting Manager, 7 years
  • GE, IT Project Manager, 5 years


  • B.S., Applied Science, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio
  • M.S., Computing and Information Science, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio