Analyst Profile

Pushan Rinnen

Pushan Rinnen

Research Director

25 years at Gartner ,  24 years industry experience

Roles and Responsibilities

Pushan Rinnen is a Research Director at Gartner, focusing on backup and storage technologies and products. Her current coverage areas include server and endpoint backup/recovery software and backup appliances, both for on-premises and cloud deployments. Ms. Rinnen has assisted many users, storage vendors and investors with product, technology and market analysis.

Areas of Coverage

  • Servers & Storage

Pushan Rinnen's Recent Gartner Activity

Latest Research


Previous Experience

Prior to Ms. Rinnen's current role, she focused on primary storage arrays, such as network-attached storage (NAS), SAN and unified storage, as well as consumer NAS and scalable file systems. She also did research in cloud storage gateways and object storage.

Professional Background

Gartner, Analyst, covering server appliances, 2 years


B.A., Journalism/English, Shanghai International Studies University
M.A., Communications, Stanford University