Jeff Cates

Solution Architect

Jeff Cates is a Solution Architect with 20+ years of data-heavy IT experience, having played data architect and key data solutioning roles for large companies including Digital Realty Trust, HP, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Trinity Industries, and others. Jeff is equally comfortable developing complex SQL, MDX, and data models as he is developing code in .NET to support solutions with API data ingest, user input forms, and other programmable interfaces. Jeff has acquired varied professional licenses and certificates over the years, including PMP, MCITP, MCSD, and MCP. Jeff is a member of Mensa, the High IQ society. In his free time, Jeff enjoys the more abstract side of coding.

High Expertise Areas

  • BI Solution Architect
  • Data Architect
  • Data Modeling
  • Complex SQL
  • Data Ingest


  • Project Management Institute