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Vernon Turner

Senior Vice President of Enterprise Systems and IDC Fellow for The Internet of Things

Vernon Turner serves as Senior Vice President of Enterprise Systems and IDC Fellow for The Internet of Things. He has helped drive research on the evolution of the Internet Of Things, the next-generation Internet Infrastructure including cloud computing, converged IT infrastructures, micro-processors and modular server and datacenter designs. Mr. Turner has recently created IDC's leading Internet Of Things research domain, and is a member of the IoT World Forum Steering Committee.

Mr. Turner has a strong CIO-supported background in the technology requirements of the finance and banking communities. Finally, Mr. Turner is frequently quoted in the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, USA Today and Financial Times as well as commenting on technology showcases for CNBC, CNNfn, and international media outlets.

Prior to joining IDC, Mr. Turner was Vice President, Technology Services, with State Street Bank in Boston where he managed the deployment of ICT across a multi-data center environment. He held similar responsibilities at Fidelity Investments.

Mr. Turner holds degrees from Babson College and Oxford Polytechnic, Oxford, England.

​Follow Vernon on Twitter @vernonxt.

IoT Solutions on Show at the IoTSWC in Barcelona

Oct 2017 - IDC Link - Doc # lcUS43146617

by: Vernon Turner

At the Internet of Things Solutions World Congress (IoTSWC), Intel and Microsoft walked off as winners of making industrial IoT solutions simpler to enable and run in a production manner. Accenture and Wipro showed up to signal that the sol...
Schneider Electric announced the EcoStruxure IT datacenter management-as-a-service offering on September 25, 2017, with availability initially in North America. This platform aligns the company's datacenter business with its broader IoT ena...
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This IDC Market Note assesses Hitachi's announcement of a net-new legal entity "Hitachi Vantara" in the context of the company's focus on positioning itself as a partner for accelerating digital transformation. It also discusses how Vantara...
This IDC Web Conference offers the first look at some of the rich data from the fifth annual global Internet of Things (IoT) Decision-Maker Survey. The survey, fielded in July and August 2017, was conducted across 17 countries worldwide and...
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