Jon Collins is an Analyst for Gigaom Research and the principal advisor at Inter Orbis. With 25 years’ background in the technology industry, Jon has a deep understanding of the global technology infrastructures, architectures, security and governance models required, as well as hands-on experience of delivery in a variety of sectors. Jon is co-author of the IT strategy book The Technology Garden. He has written numerous papers and guides about getting the most out of technology, and is an accomplished speaker, facilitator and presenter.
In Jon’s varied career he has acted as IT manager and software consultant, project manager, training manager, IT security expert and industry analyst. In recognition of his insightful, yet down-to-earth approach, Jon was named European analyst of the year by the Institute of Industry Analyst Relations in 2009.