Mike Ferguson is Managing Director of Intelligent Business Strategies

Limited. As an analyst and consultant he specialises in Business

Intelligence, Analytics, Big Data, and data management. With over 35

years of IT experience, Mike has consulted for dozens of companies,

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.