David J. Cappuccio is a VP, Distinguished Analyst and Chief of Research for the Infrastructure teams within Gartner, responsible for research in Enterprise Data Center Strategies and Trends, data center physical design, retrofit, construction and cost models, data center cloud and hybrid strategies, power/cooling, green IT, and data center consolidation and migration strategies. His experience extends more than 45 years in the technology arena, including financial services, IT operations, market research and management consulting. Prior to rejoining Gartner in 2004, Mr. Cappuccio spent 10 years with the company, starting in 1992, in various research and executive roles, including Group VP and General Manager of Gartner’s worldwide Research organization.
In 2001, Mr. Cappuccio was chief research officer of Next Economy Partners, a research and advisory firm he co-founded to augment venture capital firms’ ability to assist emerging technology companies with marketing, revenue generation and strategic alliance development. Most recently, before he returned to Gartner, he was chief operating officer and SVP for Delahaye Medialink Worldwide, a leading public relations benchmarking and media research firm.
Top Key Initiatives I Cover
- Infrastructure Delivery Strategies
- Infrastructure Modernization
- Infrastructure Agility
Top Issues I Help Clients Address
- Hybrid Data Center and Cloud Strategies, Designs and Costs
- Edge Computing and Micro Data Centers
- Cloud and Hybrid Application and Workload Migration Planning
- Data Center Consolidation and Migrations
- Data Center Power, Cooling, Facilities Issues and DCIM