Analyst Profile

Vivek Bhalla

Vivek Bhalla

Research Director

5 years at Gartner ,  18 years industry experience
United Kingdom


Roles and Responsibilities

Vivek Bhalla is a Research Director with Gartner's IT Systems, Security and Risk research group. His primary focus is on network management, covering areas such as network automation, network fault and availability management, and network performance monitoring and diagnostics (NPMD). He is a part of the IT Operations Management team and is based in the Egham, U.K. office.

Areas of Coverage

  • IT Operations

Background

Previous Experience

Mr. Bhalla has held a variety of market and product management roles in the event, network and business service management fields at IBM and Micromuse.

Professional Background

IBM, Market and Product Manager, 6 years
Micromuse, Product Manager and Senior Technical Support Engineer, 8 years
Roehampton University, Visiting Lecturer, 1 year

Industry Awards/Accolades

Two Gartner Excellence Awards

Education

BSc, with honors (dual honors), Applied Computing and Information Systems and Business Studies, Roehampton, University of Surrey
MSc, Data Communication Systems, Brunel University

Languages

English