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Stewart Bond

Research Director

Stewart Bond is Research Director of IDC’s Data Integration and Integrity Software service. Mr. Bond's core research coverage includes watching emerging trends that are shaping and changing data movement, ingestion, transformation, mastering, cleansing and consumption in the era of digital transformation. Having worked in the IT industry for over 25 years, from early experience in database and application development, through solution design and deployment, to strategic architectural consulting, Stewart has worked through some significant changes in the IT industry. His depth of field experience coupled with market insight gives him a unique perspective, valued by his customers and peers.



Mr. Bond has led numerous research projects and publications, and is recognized as a valued industry analyst by leading software vendors, consumers, and peers in the areas of enterprise and data integration, business-to-business integration, Big Data, and cloud. Prior to becoming a market and industry analyst in 2011, Stewart spent 10 years with IBM as a master certified IT architect, consulting on information management and middleware strategies, and delivering integration solutions to customers around the globe.



  • Honors diploma in Transportation Engineering Technology, Mohawk College, Hamilton Ontario, Canada
  • Frequent commentary and analysis for multiple media outlets, including the Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg, Datanami, PC Today, Cybertrend, and has appeared on the TheCube.
  • Effective communicator, having spoken, presented and moderated panel sessions at industry conferences, and led interactive workshops in consulting engagements.
Alteryx, having just recently gone public in March 2017, announced the result of the Semanta acquisition made in January 2017: Alteryx Connect, a social and semantic metadata-fueled data asset catalog and management solution. This announcem...
One of the most prominent pure-play data integration software vendors in the market, Informatica used its 2017 user conference as a launch pad for rebranding, to move away from being known as a data extraction company to being known for hel...
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This IDC Perspective explains that distributed computing has recently seen dramatic changes that both are parallel to and support digital transformation, driven by the need for real-time engagements and decisions, the order of magnitude inc...
IDC Market Glance: Data Integration and Integrity Software, 1Q18

Dec 2017 - Market Presentation - Doc # US43437518

by: Stewart Bond

This IDC Market Glance provides a view of the current makeup of the data integration and integrity (DII) software market landscape. This Presentation covers three subsegments of the DII software market: data integration, data integrity and ...
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