Mike Ferguson

Mike Ferguson

Mike Ferguson is Managing Director of Intelligent Business Strategies Limited. As an analyst and consultant he specialises in business intelligence / analytics, data management, big data and enterprise business integration. With over 34 years of IT experience, Mike has consulted for dozens of companies on business intelligence strategy, technology selection, enterprise architecture, and data management. He has spoken at events all over the world and written numerous articles. Formerly he was a principal and co-founder of Codd and Date Europe Limited – the inventors of the Relational Model, a Chief Architect at Teradata on the Teradata DBMS and European Managing Director of Database Associates. He teaches popular master classes in Big Data, New Technologies for Data Warehousing and BI, Operational BI, Enterprise Data Governance, Master Data Management, Data Integration and Enterprise Architecture.

He teaches popular master classes in Big Data, Predictive and Advanced Analytics, Fast Data and Real-time Analytics, Enterprise Data Governance, Master Data Management, Data Virtualisation, Building an Enterprise Data Lake and Enterprise Architecture.

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



Predicitive & Advanced Analytics

Look at how machine learning and advanced analytical techniques techniques such as text analyses, sentiment analysis, graph and streaming analytics can be used at scale on Big data to provide new insight that helps foster growth, reduce costs and improve effectiveness for competitive advantage.

May 29 - 30, 2018




Designing, Operating and Managing an Enterprise Data Lake

The Route To Trusted Enterprise Data As A Service This seminar explores a new approach in designing, building and managing an enterprise data lake to get control of your data. This includes introducing a data refinery and information catalog to produce and publish enterprise data services for consumption across your company.

October 31 - November 1, 2018