The Update – June 2008

 

HOT TOPICS

 

PerformancePoint Webcast Demo – hosted by Jason Morales

June 17, 11am (PDT)

 

Announcing PerformancePoint Server 2007 Service Pack 1

The Payoff of Pervasive Performance Management 

Video – Business Intelligence by Role (CFO, Operations Mgr, IT Director, Sales Mgr)

SubscribeMicrosoft Business Intelligence Newsletter 

 

Results from the BI Survey 7

‘The BI Survey 7’ Details Purchase Practices, Ranks Loyalty by Brand

 

Business intelligence and data warehousing salaries continue to rise

 

 

UPCOMING EVENTS

 

Business Intelligence Using the Microsoft BI Suite

Craig Utley, Tech-Ed Pre-Conference Seminar

June 9, 9:30am-6pm

Orlando, FL

Click here to register

 

How does it all stack up?

6 part Seminar Series, sponsored by Inetium & Microsoft

June 26.  July 17,  Aug 7 & 28,  Sept 18

Omaha, NE

Click here to register

 

SQL Server User Group

Featuring Kalen Daley, author of “Inside SQL Server”

June 25, 5:30pm

Boise, ID

Click here to learn more

 

Dashboard in a Day – sponsored by Quilogy

Sept 9 – Kansas City, MO

Sept 11 – Fairview Heights, IL

Sept 16 – Omaha, NE

Sept 18 – Chicago, IL

Click here to learn more and register

 

Putting Mission Critical Sales & Marketing Data to Work

An Ascentium Art of the Possible Seminar Series

June 12, 1-3pm

Woodinville, WA  (Chateau Ste. Michelle)

Click here to learn more and register

 

Microsoft BI Conference

Oct 6-8

Seattle, WA

http://www.microsoftbiconference.com/

 

Find Events & Webcasts

 

 

UPCOMING WEBCASTS

 

PerformancePoint Server Webcast Demo

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June 17, 11am (Pacific time)

July 15, 11am

July 29, 11am

 

PerformancePoint Server 2007: Planning Implementation…

June 10, 8am (Pacific Time)

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PerformancePoint Server 2007: M&A Implementation…

June 12, 11:30am (Pacific Time)

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Achieving Business Intelligence Across the Enterprise

June 19, 9am (Pacific Time) – Streamline Reporting

July 17, 9am – Increase Accessibility of Information

Aug 21, 9am – Maximize Business Performance

Sept 18, 9am – Realize Fast & Effective Planning, Budgeting & Forecasting

 

 

TRAINING

 

PerformancePoint Training Sites

Online: PPS Planning, Monitoring and Analytics (includes videos and workbooks)

Online: ProClarity

 

Hitachi Consulting

Business Intelligence Education Services

Microsoft BI Bootcamp (4 Day) – click here for more info

Seattle, WA:  June 30-July 3

London, UK:  July 7-10

 

Solid Quality Mentors

BI Courses, including SQL 2005, PPS and ProClarity