Analyst Profile

Yefim V. Natis

Yefim V. Natis

VP & Gartner Fellow

22 years at Gartner ,  38 years industry experience

Roles and Responsibilities

Yefim Natis is a Vice President, Distinguished Analyst and Research Fellow in Gartner Research. Mr. Natis' work focuses on key trends in application platform innovation, including smart PaaS suites, IoT platforms and event-centric IT platforms. Mr. Natis also researches the fundamental software architecture models, including event-driven (EDA) and service-oriented (SOA) architectures, microservices (MSA), the cloud-native serverless micro-computing and other emerging architecture models. His interests include contextualization of business decisions and operations, context discovery models, context brokering and algorithmic decision making.

Areas of Coverage

  • Application Development & Integration

Yefim V. Natis's Recent Gartner Activity

Latest Research


Previous Experience

Prior to joining Gartner, Mr. Natis worked at Magna Software, a software startup where he was the director of software architecture and the principal architect of Magna X, a generator of service-oriented transaction processing applications. Mr. Natis' experience also includes IT architecture and IT management positions at Hogan Systems and Citigroup. He has 30 years of experience in enterprise IT.

Professional Background

Citicorp, AVP, Advanced Technology, 4 years
Hogan Systems/Henco Research, Partner, VP, Director, Product manager, Solution Architect, Programmer, 5 years
Magna Software, Principal Software Architect, 5 years

Industry Awards/Accolades

Gartner Annual Thought Leadership Award - 2004, 2007, 2008, 2016


Advanced Studies Degree, Applied Math, Riga Polytechnic, Latvia