About Ashwin

Ashwin Venkatesan leads Everest Group’s practice focused on serving enterprise IT leaders. Ashwin is responsible for developing Everest Group’s research offerings focused on CIOs, CDOs, CTOs, CISOs, and IT strategy heads across application, cloud & infrastructure, data, and security services.

Ashwin manages a team of analysts dedicated to serving clients (primarily Fortune 500 companies) on a variety of enterprise IT issues through a combination of published research and custom decision-support engagements. Ashwin’s expertise spans across key IT operating model issues such as IT costs optimization, delivery model & productivity enhancement, next-generation IT workforce development & management, technology investments, and sourcing portfolio optimization.

Most recently, Ashwin led Everest Group’s Cloud and Infrastructure Services research practice where he scaled Everest Group’s cloud and datacenter, digital workplace, network, and security services practices.

Ashwin's recent reports

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Webinar Deck: Walking the IT Budget Tightrope

On February 4, Everest Group hosted a webinar titled, "Walking the IT Budget Tightrope." With IT budgets expected to flatline in 2021, many org[...]

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Recalibrating for Resiliency – 2021 Key Issues in Global Sourcing – Enterprise IT Perspective

Our unique Key Issues in Global Sourcing reports are based on annual surveys that capture the pulse o[...]

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System Integrator (SI) Capabilities on Google Cloud Platform (GCP) Services Compendium 2021

Enterprises’ cloud consumption has experienced a dramatic shift – from a skeptical outlook toward the pu[...]

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Service Integrator (SI) Capabilities on Microsoft Azure Compendium 2021

Enterprises’ cloud consumption has experienced a dramatic shift – from a skeptical outlook toward the public cloud to going [...]

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Ashwin's blog posts

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Enterprises Should Jump – Carefully – on the Cloud Native Bandwagon

With enterprise cloud becoming mainstream, the business case and drivers for adoption [...]

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Virtustream Acquisition – EMC Spreads Its Hybrid Cloud Wings

EMC has taken a significant step forward in its hybrid cloud journey [...]

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Application Outsourcing: Declining Productivity, Rising Anti-Incumbency

Enterprise buyers are increasingly realizing the need to improve their application outsourcing [...]

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