BI Service Applications in SharePoint 2010

One of my colleagues, Chris Bailiss, has written a number of great articles describing how BI service applications authenticate in SharePoint 2010.  If you are interested then head over here to part 1 (link below) now:

Two new SQLCAT papers available, Spinlock and Latch Contention

Diagnosing and Resolving Spinlock Contention on SQL Server Diagnosing and Resolving Latch Contention on SQL Server

Creating custom reports against the System Center Operations Manager 2007 R2 data warehouse

It is possible to create custom reports, using SQL Server 2008 Reporting Services, against the System Center 2007 R2 data warehouse.  Reports can be designed in SQL Server 2008 Reporting Services to provide the end user with a better representation of the data since the built-in System Center reports are not ideal.  Fortunately the OperationsManagerDW…