Rob Bamforth is a Principal Analyst working with Quocirca Ltd, focussing on business communications, with particular emphasis on where communications impacts people and things through mobile, social, unified and machine-to-machine (Internet of Things) communications. His overall experience combines sales and marketing, with an in-depth understanding of technology development and deployment.
Louella Fernandes is a Principal Analyst working with Quocirca, focusing on printing products and services. Louella has been tracking the emergence and maturation of the managed print services (MPS) markets for meny years, and is now covering how MPS is moving to include business process management and other aspects of workflows.
Bernt Ostergaard is a seasoned industry analyst with more than 20 years’ experience, having addressed European telecoms and global managed services issues for major analyst companies in the industry, notably META Group (now part of Gartner Group), Giga Information Group (now part of Forrester Research) and Current Analysis.
Marcus has an in-depth history of dealing with a range of technologies, latterly focusing on how cloud computing impacts businesses. He joins Quocirca to bring those skills to the fore in covering cloud computing in its many aspects.
Prior to Quocirca, Marcus was a technology and internet editor with over 25 years’ experience writing and explaining new and future technologies to business audiences in the retail, financial services and general business sector, across all sizes of business from SMEs through to Enterprises.
Quocirca analysts come from a variety of backgrounds, and have worked for many different analyst companies. Experience has shown that many ITC vendor companies can struggle with differentiating the various different types of analyst and analyst company that there are in the market, and also in understanding exactly what an analyst does, how they can impact a market, and how they work with a vendor.