Devan Adams has almost 10 years of experience with network product management and marketing, telecommunications and cloud research. Devan’s current research responsibilities at IHS include data center networking, off-premises cloud services, and software defined networking.
Prior to IHS, Devan Adams was a Market Analyst at Infonetics Research. As a Market Analyst, Devan played an instrumental role in developing Infonetics Research's first cloud service provider tracker. Devan also developed reports covering market share and forecast for data center networks, storage area networks and software defined networks.
Before joining Infonetics, Devan was as a Global Product Manager at Hewlett-Packard (HP) where he defined the 3-year product roadmap for small business networking (SBN) solutions. He also performed in-depth market analysis and developed revenue forecasts for HP SBN sales, accomplishing 90% actuals vs. forecast accuracy. Additionally, he developed creative marketing collateral and videos which significantly increased customer awareness.
Devan has a BS in Electrical Engineering (EE) with a minor in Mathematics and an MBA specialized in market research, both from the University of Cincinnati.