Microsoft SAP Resources

Here are some great Microsoft SAP resources SAP and SAP BW data in PowerPivot using-sql-server-powerpivot-for-excel-to-analyze-sap-data.aspx. SAP HANA data in PowerPivot Microsoft Connector BizTalk Adapter XML/A Provider with .NET SAP Excel ODBO connector, see: Multiple SAP BI interoperability papers SSIS and SAP BI White Paper SSRS and SAP NetWeaver BI Technical…


New Office 2013 BI capabilities

Some new links to check out about what is coming from a BI perspective in Office/SharePoint 2013 PowerPivot:Powerful data analysis and data modeling in Excel What’s new in PowerPivot in Excel 2013 Power View:Explore, visualize, and present your data What’s new inPower View in Excel 2013 and in SharePoint 2013 QuickStart: LearnDAX Basics in 30…

Microsoft SQL Server training

Free MVA courses here  

Intro to DQS

Looks like a good online training on Microsoft Data Quality Services. Also a nice AdWorks sample  

Demo Image XII: SQL 2012

Latest and greatest All up Microsoft BI Demo image is located here Also hosted version is here  

SQL Server 2012 Developer Training Kit

This is truly excellent content. Kudos to the MS Team. Links to presos and videos below.


Microsoft Business Intelligence 2012 – Single Server Install Guide

I just put this together for a customer and thought I would share it. It goes through the entire install and configuration process screen by screen, to build a stand alone server with all the server side components of the Microsoft Business intelligence solution. Enjoy! Microsoft Business Intelligence 2012 Single Server Install Guide.pdf


SQL Server 2012 Product Guide

Just released a new SQL Server 2012 Product Guide ready to download.