Principal Analyst and Co-Founder
Stephen O'Grady is a Principal Analyst and Co-Founder of RedMonk. Based in Portland, Maine, his job is to help companies understand developers better and to help developers. He focuses on infrastructure software such as programming languages, operating systems and databases, as well as covering horizontal industry trends such as open source and cloud computing. Stephen is also a regular contributor to GearMonk, the RedMonk blog reviewing the latest gear. Before founding RedMonk, Stephen worked as an industry analyst at Illuminata, and prior to that, Stephen served in various senior capacities with large systems integrators and boutique consultancies. He is the author of “The New Kingmakers” and is regularly cited in publications such as the New York Times, BusinessWeek, and the Boston Globe. He was born and raised a Red Sox fan, earned a BA in History from Williams College and @sogrady has over 8K followers.