Gartner Expert

Craig Porter

Director Analyst

Craig Porter is a Director Advisory for Gartner's Security Research & Advisory team. Mr. Porter's areas of expertise include cybersecurity strategy planning & program management, incident response planning, email security, cloud migrations, and endpoint security protection.

Previous experience

Prior to Gartner, Mr. Porter was a Senior Information Security Consultant at a defense contractor, leading DoD and DHS security initiatives and cloud migrations. He has also consulted with multiple startups in application development, identity management, and e-commerce portfolio management.

Professional background

Java Productions, Inc.

Senior Information Security Consultant

Nimble Consulting Group, LLC


Highland Specialty Products, LLC

Technical Lead

Areas of coverage

Security Operations

Infrastructure Security

Cyber Risk

Security Operations for Technical Professionals

Cybersecurity Leadership


Bachelor of Arts, Business Administration, California State University, Fullerton

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Top Issues That I Help Clients Address

1Email Security

2Incident Response

3Cybersecurity Governance, Risk, and Compliance (GRC)

4Cloud Migration


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