Chris Silva is a Vice President and analyst in Gartner's Mobile and Endpoint Computing team, where his research focuses on helping Infrastructure and Operations leaders build resilient client computing strategies. Core topics of Mr. Silva's coverage are unified endpoint management (UEM) and the trend of converging endpoint management tools across mobile, PC, wearable and IoT endpoints. He also works with Gartner clients on strategies for: applying wearable technology in enterprise use-cases, mobile application management and IT/labor governance issues such as BYOD policy and strategy along with leading Gartner's research on the emerging field of SaaS Management Platforms. Mr. Silva regularly speaks at Gartner events, the Consumer Electronics Show (CES), and is frequently featured in print, radio and television media in outlets including CNN, National Public Radio's (NPR) Marketplace and in the Wall Street Journal. He lives and works outside of Boston, MA.