Meet our Analysts

John Abbott

John Abbott

Founder & Research Vice President - London, UK

John Abbott covers systems, storage and software infrastructure topics for 451 Research, and over a career that spans more than 25 years has pioneered specialist technology coverage in such areas as Unix, supercomputing, system architecture, software deve ... read more

Rhonda Ascierto

Rhonda Ascierto

Research Director, Datacenter Technologies & Eco-Efficient IT - New York, NY
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Rhonda Ascierto is a Research Director for the Datacenter Technologies and Eco-Efficient IT Channel at 451 Research. Rhonda focuses on datacenter innovation and energy management in datacenters and across the enterprise. She also covers technologies that ... read more

Matt Aslett

Matt Aslett

Research Director - London, UK
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Matt Aslett is a Research Director for the Data Platforms and Analytics Channel at 451 Research. Matt has overall responsibility for the data platforms and analytics research coverage, which includes operational and analytic databases, Hadoop, grid/cache, ... read more

Jean Atelsek

Jean Atelsek

Analyst, Cloud Price Index - San Francisco, CA
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Jean Atelsek is an analyst for 451 Research’s Digital Economics Unit, focusing on cloud pricing in the US and Europe.

Prior to joining 451 Research she was an editor at Ovum, spiffing up reports, forecasts and data tools covering telecoms a ... read more

Kathryn Ball

Kathryn Ball

Senior Research Associate - Boston, MA
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Kathryn Ball is a Senior Research Associate at 451 Research and a recent graduate of Northeastern University, with a Bachelor of Arts in English and a minor in Communications. ... read more

Henry Baltazar

Henry Baltazar

Research Director, Storage - San Francisco, CA
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Henry Baltazar is a Research Director for the Storage Channel at 451 Research. Henry returned to 451 Research after spending nearly three years at Forrester Research as a senior analyst serving Infrastructure & Operations Professionals and advising Fo ... read more

Garrett Bekker

Garrett Bekker

Principal Security Analyst - Houston, TX
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Garrett Bekker is a Principal Analyst in the Information Security Practice at 451 Research. He brings a unique and diverse background, having viewed enterprise security from a variety of perspectives over the past 16 years. Garrett spent over 10 years as ... read more

Donnie Berkholz

Donnie Berkholz

Research Director, Development, DevOps & IT Ops - Minneapolis, MN

Donnie Berkholz is the Research Director for 451 Research's Development, DevOps, & IT Ops Channel, which covers the technologies employed for software development and software lifecycle management to drive business growth. Donnie's own coverage encomp ... read more

Daniel Bizo

Daniel Bizo

Senior Analyst, Datacenter Technologies - London, UK
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Daniel Bizo is a Senior Analyst for Datacenter Technologies Channel at 451 Research. His research focuses on advanced datacenter design, build and operations, such as prefabricated modular datacenters, highly efficient cooling and integrated facilities an ... read more

Katie Broderick

Katie Broderick

Research Director - Boston, MA

Katie Broderick is a Research Director at 451 Research. She has collaborated on some of the industry's leading quantitative research on colocation, cloud computing and datacenter infrastructure management. Currently, Katie runs 451 Research's Datacenter K ... read more

Carl Brooks

Carl Brooks

Analyst, Service Providers - Boston, MA
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Carl Brooks is an Analyst for 451 Research's Service Providers Channel, covering cloud computing and the next generation of IT infrastructure. Previously, he spent several years researching and reporting on the emerging cloud market for TechTarget. Carl h ... read more

Kevin Burden

Kevin Burden

Vice President, Mobility Research & Data Strategy - Boston, MA
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Kevin Burden is VP of Mobility Research and Data Strategy at 451 Research. He leads the company's market and quantitative analysis across all mobile technology segments. Kevin has more than 20 years of experience analyzing markets for mobile and wireless ... read more

Raul Castanon-Martinez

Raul Castanon-Martinez

Senior Analyst, Enterprise Mobility Infrastructure & Services - Boston, MA
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Raúl Castañón-Martínez is a senior analyst on 451 Research's Enterprise Mobility team. He focuses on analyzing emerging technologies around cloud communications, artificial intelligence (AI) and natural language processin ... read more

Peter Christy

Peter Christy

Research Director - San Francisco, CA
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Peter Christy is a Research Director on 451 Research's Systems & Software Infrastructure Channel. For more than 30 years, Peter has worked with segment leaders in a spectrum of IT and networking technologies. He managed software and system technology ... read more

Jennifer Pigg Clark

Jennifer Pigg Clark

Vice President - Boston, MA
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Jennifer P. Clark is Vice President, Network Research for 451 Research. She heads the Network research practice, providing actionable insight into network technology and infrastructure, examining the challenges facing both enterprises and network operator ... read more

Scott Crawford

Scott Crawford

Research Director - Denver, CO
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Scott Crawford is Research Director for the Information Security Channel at 451 Research, where he leads coverage of emerging trends, innovation and disruption in the information security market.

Well known as an industry analyst covering info ... read more

Dan Cummins

Dan Cummins

Senior Analyst, Security - New York, NY
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Dan Cummins is a Senior Analyst for the Information Security Channel at 451 Research.  He covers automation and orchestration, network-based anti-malware, and micro-segmentation and the dynamic field of ‘post-AV’ anti-malware and threat preventio ... read more

James Curtis

James Curtis

Senior Analyst, Data Platforms & Analytics - Houston, TX
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James Curtis is a Senior Analyst for the Data Platforms and Analytics Channel at 451 Research. He has had experience covering the BI reporting and analytics sector and currently covers Hadoop, NoSQL and related analytic and operational database technologi ... read more

Brenon Daly

Brenon Daly

Research Director, Financials - San Francisco, CA

Brenon Daly oversees the financial analysis of 451 Research's Market Insight and KnowledgeBase products, having covered more than a quarter-trillion dollars' worth of deal flow for both national publications and research firms.

Brenon began hi ... read more

Patrick Daly

Patrick Daly

Senior Research Associate - Boston, MA
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Patrick Daly is a Senior Research Associate at 451 Research. He is a recent graduate of Boston College, with a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and a minor in Hispanic Studies. ... read more

Jim Davis

Jim Davis

Senior Analyst, Service Providers - San Francisco, CA
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Jim Davis is a Senior Analyst with the Service Providers channel at 451 Research. His coverage includes content delivery networks, interconnection and cloud computing services. Advisory services provided for clients include M&A analysis, competitive i ... read more

Keith Dawson

Keith Dawson

Principal Analyst, Business Applications - New York, NY
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Keith Dawson is a principal analyst in 451 Research's Business Applications practice, primarily covering marketing technology. Keith has been covering the intersection of communications and enterprise software for 25 years, mainly looking at how to influe ... read more

Sayon Deb

Sayon Deb

Senior Researcher - Washington, D.C., USA
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Sayon Deb is a Senior Researcher on the VoCUL Customer Insights team.

He is responsible for leading proprietary and custom research projects, including survey development, quantitative research methodologies, data analysis and interpretation, a ... read more

Scott Denne

Scott Denne

Analyst - New York, NY
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Scott Denne is an Analyst with 451 Research, where he helps direct the firm's coverage of technology mergers and acquisitions. He also contributes to 451 Research's Business Applications Channel with coverage of the advertising technology industry.
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Laura DiDio

Laura DiDio

Research Director, Internet of Things - Boston, MA
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Laura DiDio is a highly visible technology industry analyst and consultant, a professional writer and a veteran investigative reporter with 25+ years experience in the high technology industry.

Ms. DiDio’s current area of focus is the emergi ... read more