Dennis Hahn, Principal Analyst, Cloud Storage and Data - Cloud and Data Center Research Practice, Omdia
Dennis Hahn focuses on data center cloud storage and data management software markets. Specific coverage areas include cloud data storage services advancements, service provider spending on storage infrastructure, mission critical storage market tracking, and software defined storage market progress, as well as overall storage market trends and insights.
Dennis is a storage and data management subject matter expert, currently working for OMDIA to lead data center storage research. He has more than 35 years of experience as an engineering and business leader in the data storage industry. Dennis has broad storage industry technology management experience covering storage systems design, product and project management, corporate and product strategy, and storage innovations development. Throughout his industry tenure, he developed a deep understanding of storage technologies and has worked closely with executive teams to influence feature requirements and establish product direction.
Dennis holds engineering, MBA degrees and past certifications in AWS cloud solution architecture and Agile development practices. He holds patents in storage systems design, data caching and hybrid cloud data migration; has published research papers and developed industry proof-of-concepts; and is a contributor to media and has authored numerous data center storage insights and research.