Barry Devlin

Barry Devlin

Dr. Barry Devlin is among the foremost authorities on business insight and one of the founders of data warehousing, having published the first architectural paper in 1988. With over 30 years of IT experience, including 20 years with IBM as a Distinguished Engineer, he is a widely respected analyst, consultant, lecturer and author of the seminal book, “Data Warehouse—from Architecture to Implementation” and numerous white papers. His 2013 book, “Business unIntelligence—Insight and Innovation beyond Analytics and Big Data” is available in both hardcopy and e-book formats.

As founder and principal of 9sight Consulting, Barry provides strategic consulting and thought-leadership to buyers and vendors of BI solutions. He is continuously developing new architectural models for all aspects of decision-making and action-taking support. Now returned to Europe, Barry’s knowledge and expertise are in demand both locally and internationally.

Barry was one of the speakers at a previous edition of our yearly conference, the Data Warehousing & Business Intelligence Summit.



Data Warehousing & Business Intelligence Summit

Face-to-face & Live video stream Conference on Data Warehousing & Business Intelligence with top rated speakers Mike Ferguson, Barry Devlin, Rick van der Lans and many others. Topics: Datamesh, Analytics & Data Science, Cloud Datawarehousing, Data Governance, Embedded BI, Data architecture. Access to the conference recordings.

June 30 & July 1 - Face-to-face and/or Live Video Streaming


Face-to-Face and Live Streaming


New seminar by Dr. Barry Devlin - register now!

Revamp your BI and Analytics for AI-based Solutions

Answering Key Questions on the Role of AI in Decision Making [Online half day] Barry Devlin explores the challenges and potential benefits for BI and Analytics to adopt and adapt to AI. He explores its use in data management; its relationship to data warehouses, marts, and lakes; its emerging role in BI; its strengths and weaknesses at all levels of decision-making support.

July 2, 2021 (half day)

Your office or home office

Live Stream only