Business Intelligence http://sqlmag.com/taxonomy/term/9179/more en Getting Started with Datazen, Microsoft’s New Mobile Dashboard Platform http://sqlmag.com/business-intelligence/getting-started-datazen-microsoft-s-new-mobile-dashboard-platform <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft Datazen is a robust, enterprise-scale server-hosted mobile dashboard platform that works on every mobile platform – the iPad and iPhone, Windows desktop, tablet and phone, Android devices and HTML5 with full fidelity. To use Datazen, you don’t need SharePoint, a cloud subscription, Office or any other software.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/business-intelligence/getting-started-datazen-microsoft-s-new-mobile-dashboard-platform" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/business-intelligence/getting-started-datazen-microsoft-s-new-mobile-dashboard-platform#comments Business Intelligence Business Intelligence Professional Dashboard design DataZen Developer Mobile BI Tue, 26 May 2015 13:00:00 +0000 24591 at http://sqlmag.com Setting Up a Datazen Server http://sqlmag.com/business-intelligence/setting-datazen-server <div class="field-deck"> Datazen Mobile dashboards - Part 2 </div> <div class="node-body article-body">In this article, second in the series, we setup the Datazen server in preparation for designing basic dashboards in Part 3. Later on, we’ll explore advanced designs and dashboard interactions using parameters and drill-through navigation. If you haven’t already, read the first article to understand the server components and tools you’ll need to get started.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/business-intelligence/setting-datazen-server" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/business-intelligence/setting-datazen-server#comments Business Intelligence Business Intelligence Business Intelligence Professional DataZen Developer Mobile BI Mobile dashboard Tue, 26 May 2015 13:00:00 +0000 24601 at http://sqlmag.com Effective Data Visualization - The Eradication of Ruler Reports http://sqlmag.com/reporting/effective-data-visualization-eradication-ruler-reports <div class="node-body article-body"><h2>Effective Data Visualization &ndash; The Eradication of Ruler Reports</h2> <p>I once had an efficiency consultant tell me that he went into an office looking for a ruler left out on someone&rsquo;s desk. This was a sure sign that person received one or more reports that were so large and so complex, it was necessary to lay a ruler across the report in order to read it properly. These &ldquo;ruler reports&rdquo; were the first candidates to be redesigned and replaced.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/reporting/effective-data-visualization-eradication-ruler-reports" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/reporting/effective-data-visualization-eradication-ruler-reports#comments Reporting data visualization guidelines Thu, 30 Apr 2015 20:42:00 +0000 24071 at http://sqlmag.com SSAS Tabular-Part 3: Tabular Model Administration http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-analysis-services/ssas-tabular-part-3-tabular-model-administration <div class="field-byline"> Paul Turley </div> <div class="field-deck"> Four-part series </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p><em>This is the third article in the four part series about designing SSAS Tabular models.&nbsp; In this article you will learn how to manage and secure a deployed model on the server.</em></p> <p>Part 1 - <a href="http://sqlmag.com/sql-server/starting-your-modeling-career-analysis-services-tabular-models-part-1" target="_blank">Getting Started with SSAS Tabular</a></p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-analysis-services/ssas-tabular-part-3-tabular-model-administration" target="_blank">read more</a></p> SQL Server 2012 SQL Server Analysis Services Analysis Services Tabular Business Intelligence Professional DAX Tabular models Thu, 23 Apr 2015 19:22:00 +0000 24021 at http://sqlmag.com SSAS Tabular-Part 4: Deep Dive DAX http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-analysis-services/ssas-tabular-part-4-deep-dive-dax <div class="field-byline"> Paul Turley </div> <div class="field-deck"> Four-part series </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p><em>This is the fourth and final article in the four part series about designing SSAS Tabular models.&nbsp; We go deeper into the DAX language to define more advanced measures and KPIs.</em></p> <p>Part 1 - <a href="http://sqlmag.com/sql-server/starting-your-modeling-career-analysis-services-tabular-models-part-1" target="_blank"><u><font color="#0066cc">Getting Started with SSAS Tabular</font></u></a></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/sql-server-analysis-services/ssas-tabular-part-4-deep-dive-dax" target="_blank">read more</a></p> SQL Server 2012 SQL Server Analysis Services Analysis Services Tabular Business Intelligence Professional DAX Tabular models Thu, 23 Apr 2015 19:22:00 +0000 24121 at http://sqlmag.com PASS Business Analytics Conference 2015: Day 2 http://sqlmag.com/analysis/pass-business-analytics-conference-2015-day-2 <div class="node-body article-body"><p>The PASS Business Analytics Conference 2015 is for Data Analysts, Data Scientists and Data Engineers who work primarily within the Microsoft set of tools, whether locally or on Azure. Today was the end of the second and final data of the conference. It was a very interesting event. I posted of my experience on the <a href="http://sqlmag.com/analysis/pass-business-analytics-conference-2015-day-1">first day here</a>. Day two was just as interesting.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/analysis/pass-business-analytics-conference-2015-day-2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/analysis/pass-business-analytics-conference-2015-day-2#comments Analysis Wed, 22 Apr 2015 20:47:00 +0000 24011 at http://sqlmag.com https://www.flickr.com/photos/passevents/sets/72157652025595465/ PASS Business Analytics Conference 2015: Day 1 http://sqlmag.com/analysis/pass-business-analytics-conference-2015-day-1 <div class="node-body article-body"><p>If you&#39;re involved in the analysis of data as a data engineer, data analyst or data scientist and you&#39;re using the tools from the Microsoft stack, chances are you are in Santa Clara California attending the <a href="http://passbaconference.com/2015/Home.aspx">2015 PASS Business Analytics Conference</a>. Just in case you&#39;ve missed out, let me share my experience with the event.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/analysis/pass-business-analytics-conference-2015-day-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/analysis/pass-business-analytics-conference-2015-day-1#comments Analysis PASS Business Analytics Conference Wed, 22 Apr 2015 16:30:00 +0000 24001 at http://sqlmag.com For future Analysis Services development, will you use: http://sqlmag.com/poll/04162015 <div class="node-body advpoll_binary-body"></div><form action="/poll/04162015" accept-charset="UTF-8" method="post" id="advpoll-voting-binary-form-0" class="advpoll-vote"> <div><div class="poll"> <div class="advpoll-available-choices"> <div class="vote-choices"> <div class="form-radios"><div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-1851-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-1851"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-1851" name="choice" value="1851" class="form-radio" /> Multidimensional</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-1861-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-1861"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-1861" name="choice" value="1861" class="form-radio" /> Tabular</label> </div> <div class="form-item" id="edit-choice-1871-wrapper"> <label class="option" for="edit-choice-1871"><input type="radio" id="edit-choice-1871" name="choice" value="1871" class="form-radio" /> Both</label> </div> </div> </div> </div> <input type="hidden" name="ajax" id="edit-ajax" value="" class="ajax" /> <input type="hidden" name="nid" id="edit-nid" value="23971" class="edit-nid" /> <input type="submit" name="op" id="edit-vote-binary-0" value="Answer" class="form-submit" /> <input type="hidden" name="form_build_id" id="form-c2DZ5EIsyd6TUXvMBXtR6uWrmsMD70D2WDW72IMIu0I" value="form-c2DZ5EIsyd6TUXvMBXtR6uWrmsMD70D2WDW72IMIu0I" /> <input type="hidden" name="form_id" id="edit-advpoll-voting-binary-form" value="advpoll_voting_binary_form" /> </div> </div></form> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://sqlmag.com/poll/04162015#comments SQL Server Integration Services Thu, 16 Apr 2015 16:41:56 +0000 23971 at http://sqlmag.com 2015 IT/Dev Connections Data Platform and Business Intelligence Track Sessions Announced http://sqlmag.com/database-administration/2015-itdev-connections-data-platform-and-business-intelligence-track-session <div class="node-body article-body">The 2015 IT/Dev Connections Data Platform and Business Intelligence sessions have been announced. We're taking a first peek at who will be providing knowledge and guidance at this year's event at the Aria Resort in Las Vegas.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/database-administration/2015-itdev-connections-data-platform-and-business-intelligence-track-session" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/database-administration/2015-itdev-connections-data-platform-and-business-intelligence-track-session#comments Database Administration Business Intelligence 2015 IT/Dev Connections Business Intelligence data sessions track Tue, 14 Apr 2015 15:55:00 +0000 23891 at http://sqlmag.com http://www.arrobanews.com/2011/09/08/hoteles-com-desafia-a-la-ciencia-con-su-lista-de-hoteles-para-viajar-en-el-tiempo/ PASS Business Analytics Conference 2015 Coming Up http://sqlmag.com/business-intelligence/pass-business-analytics-conference-2015-coming <div class="field-deck"> It's a data-driven world. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p style="font-size: 12.8000001907349px; line-height: 20px;">It&#39;s a data-driven world and nearly every&nbsp;company is making business analytics&nbsp;core to their growth strategy.&nbsp;</p> <p style="font-size: 12.8000001907349px; line-height: 20px;">Sharpen your BA and data analytics skills and know-how at the upcoming PASS Business&nbsp;Analytics&nbsp;Conference 2015&nbsp;April 20-22.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/business-intelligence/pass-business-analytics-conference-2015-coming" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/business-intelligence/pass-business-analytics-conference-2015-coming#comments Business Intelligence BA Business analytics Business Intelligence Business Intelligence Professional PASS Tue, 07 Apr 2015 01:30:00 +0000 23811 at http://sqlmag.com