Featured analyst Dave Cappuccio, Vice President, Research, Gartner

New York City

David J. Cappuccio is a Managing Vice President and Chief of Research for the Infrastructure teams with Gartner, responsible for research in data center design, construction and cost models, data center futures, servers, power/cooling, green IT, and data center consolidation and migration strategies. Mr. Cappuccio's experience extends more than 43 years in the technology arena, including financial services, IT operations, market research and management consulting. Starting in 1992, he spent 10 years at Gartner in various research and executive roles, including Group Vice President and General Manager of Gartner's worldwide Research organization.

David Guzmán, CIO, H. D. Smith

New York City

David Guzmán is Chief Information Officer for H. D. Smith. In this role, David is responsible for developing and implementing information technology initiatives to enhance the customer experience as well as to advance H. D. Smith's supply-chain and cost-management systems. David, an information technology (IT) veteran with nearly 30 years' service at Fortune 500 companies in finance, retail, consumer-product and health-service industries, joined H. D. Smith in 2011 from Acxiom, one of the country's largest information-service providers. There, he held the position of Chief Information and Technology Officer.

Lenny Liebmann, Contributing Editor, InformationWeek

Washington D.C.

Lenny is a contributing editor to InformationWeek and a writer and consultant with more than 30 years of experience in the application of information technologies to real-world business challenges. After graduating Yale in 1979, Lenny worked for AT&T Bell Laboratories. He then began an independent practice. By the end of the 80's, he was working with leading innovators in networking, IT management, business applications and digital voice. Lenny has worked with all of the tech sector's leading companies, as well as many successful start-ups. His work for these clients has included strategic messaging, white papers, live-event moderating, webcasts, case studies, executive ghostwriting, and web content development.