Distinguished VP Analyst
23 years at Gartner
33 years industry experience
Stamford, CT USA
Roles and Responsibilities
Michael Silver is a vice president and research director in Gartner Research, where he is part of the Client Computing group. His areas of coverage include client operating systems, office productivity suites, Windows and office migrations, and total cost of ownership issues in the above areas. Mr. Silver has also been helping clients decide how to handle their Microsoft Enterprise Agreements.
Michael Silver's Recent Gartner Activity
Hype Cycle for Mobile, Endpoint and Enterprise Wearable Computing, 2019
How to Decide If You Can Choose Office 365 E1 Over Office 365 E3 to Optimize License Costs
Microsoft’s WVD Will Accelerate Virtual Desktop Maturity but May Not Lower Total Cost of Ownership Enough
Gartner IT Infrastructure, Operations and Cloud Strategies Conference
09 December 2019 - 12 December 2019
Upcoming Gartner Events
Mr. Silver has more than 20 years of experience in the IT industry. Prior to joining Gartner, he spent more than 11 years at IBM.
IBM, Systems Engineer, 11 years
M.B.A., Marketing and International Business, Stern School of Business at New York University