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Tracy Woo

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Tracy Woo advises Forrester infrastructure and operations clients on cloud computing strategies, specifically in cloud management, cost optimization, governance, and high-performance computing. She is based in Forrester's Cambridge, Mass., office.

Previous Work Experience

Previously, Tracy worked in corporate strategy at PTC, advising the CEO, his direct reports, and the board on competitive intelligence and strategy initiatives. At Lux Research, she led the electronic user interface (EUI) practice and also served as an analyst at Aberdeen Group, where she was the head of research in the manufacturing and product innovation and engineering (PIE) practices. Before her time as an analyst, Tracy worked as an electrical engineer, both in defense and in the industry.

Education

Tracy obtained her M.Eng. in electrical engineering and BS in chemical engineering from the University of California, San Diego.

Tracy Woo advises Forrester infrastructure and operations clients on cloud computing strategies, specifically in cloud management, cost optimization, governance, and high-performance computing. She is based in Forrester's Cambridge, Mass., office.

Previous Work Experience

Previously, Tracy worked in corporate strategy at PTC, advising the CEO, his direct reports, and the board on competitive intelligence and strategy initiatives. At Lux Research, she led the electronic user interface (EUI) practice and also served as an analyst at Aberdeen Group, where she was the head of research in the manufacturing and product innovation and engineering (PIE) practices. Before her time as an analyst, Tracy worked as an electrical engineer, both in defense and in the industry.

Education

Tracy obtained her M.Eng. in electrical engineering and BS in chemical engineering from the University of California, San Diego.

Tracy Woo's Most Recent Research

Research

Assess The Viability Of An Open Source Project

June 9th, 2021 | Tracy Woo , Charles Betz

These days, organizations recognize open source as a viable alternative to commercial software and use it to further thought leadership and innovation...

18 min read
Research

The Forrester Guide To Cloud Standards, 2021

Understanding A Diverse, Multipurpose Ecosystem
May 12th, 2021 | Tracy Woo , Charles Betz

Cloud platforms are becoming the default choice for digital delivery; rapid provisioning and access to new functions are driving adoption. However, with...

12 min read
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Research Overview: Benchmark Your Enterprise Cloud Adoption

Benchmarks: The Cloud Computing Playbook
March 5th, 2021 | Lauren Nelson , Bill Martorelli , Tracy Woo

Cloud offers technology leaders a fundamentally new approach to how their organizations build, deploy, and manage software and infrastructure. Despite...

7 min read
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Scoring Our 2020 Cloud Predictions

COVID-19 Delayed Almost All Our Predictions
February 10th, 2021 | Tracy Woo

Every year, Forrester predicts what lies ahead for cloud in the year to come. But have these predictions proven true over the past year for infrastructure...

7 min read
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Research Overview: Cloud Technology And Services

Tools And Technology: The Cloud Computing Playbook
January 22nd, 2021 | Lauren Nelson , Bill Martorelli , Tracy Woo

Cloud offers technology leaders a fundamentally new approach to how the organization builds, deploys, and manages software and infrastructure. To help...

11 min read