Steve Wallage is Managing Director of BroadGroup Consulting, specialists in data center and cloud events, research and consulting. He has worked with many of the leading global data center companies on areas such as strategic planning, funding and commercial due diligence, market entry and competitive positioning. He has nearly 25 years of experience as a technology analyst and consultant including senior roles with Gartner Group, McGraw-Hill and LogicaCMG. He is a regular speaker and moderator at international industry and vendor events and a regular commentator on technology issues for business television. He is based in the UK.