Analyst Profile

Roxane Edjlali

Roxane Edjlali

Research Director

7 years at Gartner ,  20 years industry experience

Roles and Responsibilities

Roxane Edjlali is a Research Director, focusing on data management solutions for analytics extending the data warehouse with new emerging big data technologies. This includes the evolution of the data warehouse toward the logical data warehouse and the extension of the market to include technologies such as Hadoop distributions. With a prior background in business intelligence and data warehousing, Ms. Edjlali addresses how organizations can evolve their information infrastructure to meet the new needs driven by big data and digital business. Ms. Edjlali also has a specific focus on in-memory DBMSs and how in-memory computing can contribute to addressing the velocity needs of organizations. Finally, Ms. Edjlali is the Agenda Manager for information infrastructure modernization, guiding clients along the path of modernizing their information infrastructure in this fast-evolving landscape from both a technology and practice perspective.

Areas of Coverage

  • Data Management & Integration


Previous Experience

Ms. Edjlali has 19 years of experience in the IT industry. Prior to joining Gartner, she was product management director at SAP, where she was leading SAP's Enterprise Information Management transversal strategy.

Professional Background

Business Objects, Senior Product Manager, 7 years
SAP, Product Management Director, 3 years
Schlumberger, Project Lead - Data Management Solution for Exploration and Production, 8 years


M.Sc., Applied Mathematics and Computer Science, ENSIMAG, Grenoble, France