Kyle Hilgendorf

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Cloud Research Positions at Gartner

by Kyle Hilgendorf  |  July 29, 2014  |  2 Comments

Gartner has two open positions covering cloud computing right now and I wanted to entice those of you that are interested to look at the positions, read this blog and if it sounds like a fit – apply.  Do not get hung up on the location of either of these positions.  Gartner is truly a [...]

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We’re Hiring Cloud Experts – Why Work for Gartner?

by Kyle Hilgendorf  |  January 23, 2014  |  1 Comment

In just two short weeks I will hit my third anniversary with Gartner.  I am often asked by peers, clients, vendors, colleagues and friends what it’s like working as an analyst at Gartner.  But more importantly, we have two new open positions right now and I wanted to entice those of you that are interested [...]

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Devising a Cloud Exit Strategy

by Kyle Hilgendorf  |  March 29, 2013  |  2 Comments

I’m happy to share today that our newest Gartner for Technical Professionals research is out: Devising a Cloud Exit Strategy: Proper Planning Prevents Poor Performance. There is very little published in the industry about how to create a cloud exit strategy or plan.  If you search hard, you’ll find some blogs or magazine articles about [...]

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Evaluation Criteria for Public Cloud IaaS Providers

by Kyle Hilgendorf  |  April 16, 2012  |  Comments Off

Last week I wrote a short blog on some not-so-common differentiators among public cloud IaaS providers. This week, Gartner published a large corresponding research project that I wanted to highlight. “Evaluation Criteria for Public Cloud IaaS Providers” (Gartner for Technology Professionals subscription required) is the result of a year worth of customer interactions and personal [...]

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Virtual and Cloud Mobility: Twitter Chat

by Kyle Hilgendorf  |  July 21, 2011  |  Comments Off

Chris Wolf and I will be participating in the first ever Catalyst Twitter Chat at the Gartner Catalyst conference next week in San Diego.  I am thrilled to be part of this event and the topic is extremely popular right now.  For those that know Chris he has some of the best technical depth of [...]

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Terremark and Savvis acquisitions demonstrate why I love working at Gartner

by Kyle Hilgendorf  |  April 27, 2011  |  1 Comment

I have now been employed at Gartner for three months.  While that is a very short time of employment, I have come to appreciate the knowledge and perspective I gain daily through peer discussions, vendor briefings, and client inquiries.  I am beyond impressed with the talent level within Gartner and the challenging and thought-provoking work [...]

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