Gartner Expert

Peter Hyde

Sr Director Analyst

Peter Hyde is a research director for the Application Platform Strategies (APS) team at Gartner for Technical Professionals (GTP). Mr. Hyde addresses team-level technical practices with a focus on agile, lean and DevOps.

He has 30 years of experience in software development across a wide range of domains including financial, security, avionics, manufacturing, simulation and engineering. This covers the development and operation of safety-critical, security-critical and mission-critical products and commercial websites.

Mr. Hyde leverages his background as a developer, tester, scrum master, product owner, QA manager, software manager, agile coach and enterprise transformation consultant to better understand business and technology, and the need for active and close collaboration.

Previous experience

Mr. Hyde led the agile transformation at Fidelity International to create a high-performing and responsive organization capable of delivering outstanding business results.

Fidelity International is a global investment and retirement savings business with over 7,000 employees in 24 countries and total client assets of 305 billion GBP.

Professional background

Fidelity International

Enterprise Agile Coach


Enterprise Agile Coach

BAE Systems


Areas of coverage

Application Development and Platforms for Technical Professionals

Application Architecture and Platforms for Technical Professionals

Collaboration and End-User Technologies for Technical Professionals


B.Sc., Honors 2.1, Information Technology and Computing, The Open University

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Top Issues That I Help Clients Address

1The adoption of agile, lean and DevOps practices to optimize delivery.

2Creating efficient development pipelines to include test automation, continuous integration, continuous delivery and continuous deployment.

3The building of high-performance teams.

4Communication and collaboration within teams and across organizations.

5The efficient implementation of Scrum, Kanban, XP, Lean, Scrumban, SAFe, DA, LeSS, Nexus, S@S and SoS.