Senior Technical Solution Manager, Enterprise Social Software
Mike Gotta is a senior technology solution manager at Cisco responsible for Enterprise Social Software. Prior to joining Cisco in August 2010, Mike held the position of Research VP at Gartner. Prior to Gartner, Mr. Gotta was an industry analyst at Burton Group and Meta Group. Mike has 30 years of experience in the IT industry and was an industry analyst for 14 years. He maintains an active research agenda on trends related to social networking, new media, and collaboration. Mr. Gotta has a long history of advising strategists on the IT architecture, tools, and organizational practices necessary to enable effective information sharing and has published hundreds of articles collaboration and social computing topics. Mike is a recognized subject-matter expert and a frequent speaker at industry events. He is also an avid blogger and very active on Twitter. Mr. Gotta began his career at Aetna. He has a B.A. in economics from Western New England College.