Tony Iams is Research Vice President for the Data Center and Cloud Infrastructure team in the Gartner for Technical Professionals (GTP) research organization. He is responsible for research in the areas of system software for cloud and on-premises infrastructure, including operating systems and containers.
Previously, Mr. Iams developed software for the commercial business unit of New York Institute of Technology Computer Graphics Laboratory, which pioneered much of the early research on computer graphics. He wrote programs in C for UNIX and Windows systems to perform high-resolution film compositing and image painting.
SVP and Senior Analyst, System Software Research
D.H. Brown Associates
VP and Senior Analyst, System Software Research
Computer Graphics Laboratories
IT Operations and Cloud Management for Technical Professionals
Cloud Computing for Technical Professionals
Data Center Infrastructure for Technical Professionals
B.S., Applied Mathematics/Computer Science and German, Carnegie Mellon University
1Planning container deployment
2Positioning containers vs. virtual machines
3Orchestrating containers with systems such as Kubernetes
4Planning Linux OS deployment
5Migrating from UNIX to x86 and Linux or Windows