Analyst Profile

Ted Friedman

Ted Friedman

VP Distinguished Analyst

18 years at Gartner ,  32 years industry experience

Roles and Responsibilities

As a member of the Data & Analytics team, Ted Friedman conducts research focused on enterprise information management, information governance, information implications of the Internet of Things, data integration and data quality. He works with Gartner clients on building the business case for investing in and furthering their maturity in these areas. In addition, he closely follows the related technology markets, advising clients on vendor and tool selection, price negotiation, and emerging deployment approaches for optimal impact and value. He assists clients with modernization strategies for their data management programs and technology infrastructure.

Areas of Coverage

  • Data Management & Integration

Ted Friedman's Recent Gartner Activity

Latest Research


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, Senior Consultant, 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