Randy Kerns

Meet Randy Kerns, Senior Strategist & Analyst

In his role as Senior Strategist at Evaluator Group, Randy Kerns draws from over 35 years of experience helping storage companies design and develop products

Randy was Vice President of Storage Strategy and Planning at Sun Microsystems. Among his other positions, Randy developed disk and tape systems for mainframe attachment at IBM, StorageTek, and two start-up companies. He also designed disk systems at Fujitsu and Tandem Computers.

Prior to joining Evaluator Group, Randy served as CTO for ProStor where he brought products to market addressing long term archive for Information Technology and the Healthcare and Media / Entertainment markets.

An educator and presenter, Randy Kerns has written numerous industry articles and papers and is the author of two books: Planning a Storage Strategy and Information Archiving – Economics and Compliance, which is the first book of its kind to explore information archiving in depth.  Randy Kerns regularly teaches classes on storage technology in the United States and Europe.

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