7 years at Gartner
34 years industry experience
Roles and Responsibilities
Matthew Brisse is a Research Vice President for the Data Center & Cloud Infrastructure group within the Gartner for Technical Professionals (GTP) service. His research focus is on providing strategic and technical advice for CIOs to technical professionals with an emphasis on data center modernization, hybrid cloud, data center migration, software-defined infrastructures and in-depth knowledge of storage architectures. He also focuses on Quantum Computing hardware and software, including quantum algorithms used to solve NP-hard problems. Mr. Brisse has more than 35 years of experience in the IT industry, including senior-level positions in product marketing, product strategy development, standards development, and core storage research and development.
Areas of Coverage
- Servers & Storage
Matthew Brisse's Recent Gartner Activity
The Next-Generation Data Center: Are you Ready for the Future of IT?
01 November 2017
Quantum Computing: The Misunderstood and Feared Disruption
18 April 2018
On-Demand & Upcoming Webinars
Mr. Brisse has more than 35 years of experience in the IT industry, including senior-level positions in product marketing, product strategy development, standards development, and core storage research and development. Prior to Gartner, he served as director of research in the office of the CTO for Quantum. Mr. Brisse was a senior technology strategist in the CTO office for Dell for nine years, focusing on storage and storage standards. He started his career as an operating system software engineer working on C2-level security implementations at Wang Labs and was a co-author of the IEEE Std. 1003.2c Posix Protection and Control Interface specification. Mr. Brisse has held multiple leadership positions in the Storage Networking Industry Association (SNIA) since 1999. From 2002 through 2007, he was a member of the SNIA board of directors, where he served as Vice Chair from 2005 through 2007. He was Chair of the Data Management Forum in 2009 and co-founded the Data Protection and Capacity Optimization committee in 2010. A frequent contributor to numerous journals and white papers, he has actively participated in numerous educational sessions, tutorials, webinars, panels and lectures.
Dell, Senior Storage Technology Strategist - Office of the CTO, 9 years
Intergraph Computer Systems, Technical Storage Product Marketing, 8 years
Quantum, Director - Office of the CTO, 4 years
Dell Excellence in Leadership Award
Dell Vice President's Award for Excellence
ESAC Security C2 Excellence in Execution Award
Northern California Technical Communications Competition Award
Patents: SAN Configuration Utility, SDDF Common Tape File System Format, ECC Memory Detection Algorithm, Others (Pending)
Storage Bridge Bay Association Outstanding Contribution to the SBB Specification Award
B.S., Sociology, concentration in Statistics and Analytical Research, University of Wisconsin