Analyst Profile

Uko Tian

Uko Tian

Principal Research Analyst

13 years at Gartner ,  22 years industry experience
China


Roles and Responsibilities

Uko Tian is a Principal Analyst for the Gartner Technology and Service Provider research group. Based in Beijing, Ms. Tian focuses on Gartner's data center system research, with a primary focus on servers and software-defined storage. She researches and advises end users, technology providers and investors on emerging trends in data center infrastructure, including hyperconverged infrastructure, integrated systems, SDS, hyperscale buyers and disrupting vendors, such as ODMs. She also delivers the quarterly statistics and forecast on servers and integrated system.

Areas of Coverage

  • Servers & Storage

Background

Previous Experience

Ms. Tian has more than 20 years of experience in the IT industry and in market research analysis. Her background prior to Gartner includes professional consulting, marketing program management, IT operations, project management and application development.

Professional Background

China Hewlett-Packard, Marketing Program Manager, 2 years
IDC China, Senior Analyst, 2 years
Pilot Marketing Management Consulting, Senior Consultant, 2 years

Education

B.S., Applied Mathematics
M.B.A., Peking University, 2000

Languages

Chinese - Mandarin
English