Analyst Profile

Ted Corbett

Ted Corbett

VP Analyst

7 years at Gartner,  36 years industry experience

Location:  TX USA  | Language(s):  English

Roles and Responsibilities

Ted Corbett is an Analyst within Gartner's Information Technology Leaders team, focusing on infrastructure and operations. Mr. Corbett primarily performs research and advises on managed network services, NOC, professional services and networking/operations execution for multinational corporations and service providers.


Previous Experience

Before joining Gartner, Mr. Corbett has led product management, software engineering, R&D, NOC and DC operations and IT for managed NOC outsourcing providers. He also led professional services design, planning and delivery execution of managed network/IT services and network management outsourcing deals. He is a veteran of several startups, including carrier OSS/BSS managed services, financial services SaaS, contact center social media software and MSP consulting. He holds a BA in Computer Science from the University of Missouri-Columbia and an MBA from Washington University in St. Louis. He is a former USMC Sergeant (SIGINT).

Professional Background

  • AT&T, Regional Manager, 8 years
  • Cisco, Director/Senior Director, 8 years
  • Ernst & Young/Capgemini, Senior Manager/Principal, 5 years


  • B.A., Computer Science, University of Missouri, Columbia
  • M.B.A., Washington University in St. Louis