Rob Smith | Gartner

Analyst Profile

Rob Smith

Rob Smith

Research Director

4 years at Gartner ,  29 years industry experience
Staines-Upon-Thames United Kingdom


Roles and Responsibilities

Rob Smith is a Research Director within Gartner's Mobile and Client Computing group and is based in London. Mr. Smith advises clients on all aspects of enterprise mobility. His research predominantly focuses on life-cycle management and security of mobile devices. Mr. Smith also covers emerging technology for Gartner including IoT, augmented and virtual reality, and wearable technology with a direct focus on how these technologies impact enterprises and how they can be used to improve business workflows.

Areas of Coverage

  • Mobile & Wireless

Background

Previous Experience

Mr. Smith architected and designed mobile security and MDM software in his previous position.

Professional Background

MSS Managed Security Services, CEO, 4 years
Mobile Active Defense, CTO & Co-founder, 6 years
SNC Secure Networking Co., CEO, 7 years

Industry Awards/Accolades

Mr. Smith's product, Mobile Active Defense, was awarded 5 stars and Editor's Choice from SC Magazine.

Languages

English