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10/17/2010 - 7:26pm


by Mark Kromer As part of our series on DW / BI for the DBA, I’m going to spend some time today on SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS). My....More
10/15/2010 - 3:09pm

DW/BI for the DBA + Dev. Series Kick-Off

Derek kicks off a new series on DW/BI for the DBA + Dev....More
10/12/2010 - 2:25pm

Leaf-Level Book Review: 'Microsoft PowerPivot for Excel 2010 Give Your Data Meaning'

Dereks provides a detailed review of the latest Microsoft PowerPivot book to hit the presses....More
09/24/2010 - 3:55pm

Self-Service BI Synergies with Tableau & Microsoft PowerPivot

Derek provides a follow-up to his popular PowerPivot Vs Tableau Post....More
09/16/2010 - 12:21pm

Selecting the Right Microsoft Reporting & Data Visualization Tool

Dereks helps you select the right Microsoft toolset for your reporting needs....More
09/15/2010 - 5:58pm

Next, Let’s Map Where We Are

by Mark Kromer We are getting to the end on our mini-series of blogs on Silverlight, mobile and other exciting dashboard options with Microsoft BI....More
09/01/2010 - 9:41am

Use Report Subscriptions for Multiple BI Consumers

by Mark Kromer This is part 4 of our series on creating cool dashboards, focusing on utilizing Microsoft’s Silverlight technology as a way to create....More
08/27/2010 - 12:06pm

Detour: Lifting the Veil on PowerPivot for Excel

Derek takes you on a Tour Inside of PowerPivot for Excel....More
08/17/2010 - 10:54am

Empower Your Mobile Work Force with Mobile Analytics

Derek kicks off a series of blog posts around Mobile Analytics with RoamBI....More
08/17/2010 - 9:12am

Silverlight in Dashboards: PivotViewer

by Mark Kromer It does seem these days that anything BI related coming out of Redmond is called Pivot something. Keeping with that trend, Microsoft....More
08/02/2010 - 2:32pm

Light-up Your Dashboards with Silverlight

by Mark Kromer There are many advantages to making business intelligence dashboards with scorecards, graphs and trends that sparkle and have....More
07/22/2010 - 8:00am

Get Up & Running with PowerPivot by Microsoft's Donald Farmer

An upcoming PowerPivot webinar with Microsoft's Donald Farmer....More
07/16/2010 - 1:05pm

The WPC 2010 Experience: “O’ Cloud, O’Cloud, O’Cloud”

Derek takes you on a personal tour of the 2010 World Partner Conference....More
07/01/2010 - 10:29am

The Arrival of PowerPivot ODS Solutions

Derek discusses the value of Operational Data Stores for PowerPivot & provides some helpful links on the topic....More
06/18/2010 - 12:00pm

New to Microsoft PowerPivot? Join me on June 30th for a free webinar.

New to PowerPivot? Have a POC to get done? Join myself and Attunity on June 30th to kickstart your journey!....More

Mark Kromer

Mark Kromer has been a technical product manager & solution architect in business intelligence, data warheouse and Big Data world for over 20 years for Microsoft, Oracle and AT&T, currently...

Jen Underwood

Jen Underwood, Founder and Principal Consultant at Impact Analytix, has almost 20 years of experience in data warehousing, business intelligence, and predictive analytics. She is a former Global...
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