Practice Director Christophe Bertrand covers data protection, data management, and analytics for the Enterprise Strategy Group. Christophe has 30 years of experience in services, software, and high-end storage systems as well as a passion for the product marketing discipline, product strategy, messaging and positioning.
Christophe has spent most of his career in the data storage and data protection space with companies such as Legato Systems (now EMC), VERITAS, Maxtor, Hitachi Data Systems, DataDirect Networks, and most recently Arcserve.
At Arcserve, Christophe was part of the executive team that carved out the company from CA Technologies in 2014. As the VP of Product Marketing/AR, he spearheaded many product launches including its award-winning UDP software, appliances, and cloud services.
He has acquired an extensive global experience built on many hours in the field with customers, channel and alliance partners, and industry influencers. He has also spoken publicly at many customer and industry events in English, French, and Spanish.
Christophe earned an MBA from Bradford University (England), a BA in European Business Administration from Middlesex University (England), and a Maitrise degree from the ESC Reims Business School (France).
End-users are striving to efficiently reuse data to advance digital transformation initiatives and gain a range of business benefits. But this adds data management challenges to an already complex IT infrastructure landscape.
Explore some of ESG's research into these trends with this infographic, From Data Backup to Data Intelligence.
The data protection market is going through many transitions and has never been more active. This video series consists of short interviews with executives from the vendor community, who share their views on a market that has customers facing new challenges every day.