IDC Appoints Director of New IT/OT Convergence Strategies Research Program

FRAMINGHAM, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–lt;a href=”” target=”_blank”gt;#ITOTlt;/agt;–International Data Corporation (IDC)
today announced the appointment of Remy
to Research Director, IT/OT Convergence Strategies. In this
role, Glaisner’s research will focus on technology shifts,
organizational pressures, and market conditions caused by the digital
transformation of operational industries like manufacturing, oil and
gas, utilities, healthcare, and retail. Glaisner’s research will deliver
actionable intelligence and thought leadership to organizations as they
relate to the transforming business models that are driving the
convergence of IT and operational technology.

As a former independent analyst, Glaisner brings a wealth of insights
and knowledge on robotics and innovation strategies.

In his career, Glaisner has been an influencer in the robotics market,
anticipating the rise of robotics in the business organization and
aiding the development of key industry terms and roles such as Robotics
as a Service (RaaS) and Chief Robotics Officer. Previous roles in sales
and business development have provided him with hands-on experience in
building revenue streams for small businesses and startups, as well as
creating strategies and developing business for larger enterprises in
the Fortune 50.

Glaisner holds a Bachelor of Science in engineering and computer science
from the Paris-Sud University. He is a frequent speaker and presenter at
industry conferences and provides analysis for multiple media outlets
including the L.A. Times, Huffington Post, and the China Times.

“Extending the IDC research coverage to include a focused effort on
IT/OT convergence strategies is a natural fit for how IDC has built up
its extensive research portfolio,” said John
, Research Director, Service Robotics, IDC. “This new
research program will guide organizations along the transformation
journey as they work to align the information and governance policies of
IT with the data generation and physical processes of operations

To arrange a one-on-one briefing with Remy Glaisner, please contact
Sarah Murray at 781-378-2674 or
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