Jason Morales’ Microsoft BI Update – November 2008

  HOT TOPICS   Scorecards and Dashboards for your IT Department Whitepaper – This document provides direction and samples for creating a Business Intelligence framework for data collected by Microsoft® Systems Center Operations Manager. Download Sample Solution   Microsoft BI Surface Demo Presented at the Microsoft BI Conference in Seattle, 2008   Drive Business Performance… Read more

Case Study Summary – PREMIER Bankcard

  Credit Card Company Runs its Business with 12-Terabyte Mission Critical BI Solution   Posted 07/25/08 *** the content provided below is extracted from a Microsoft Case Study… click to watch the video Click here to read more   Software and Services PerformancePoint 2007 SQL Server 2005, Enterprise Edition   Related Industries Banking   PREMIER… Read more

Jason Morales’ Microsoft BI Update – October 2008

  HOT TOPICS     SQL Server 2008 performs 1 trillion row query in seconds at BI Conference   Microsoft Focuses on BI for SQL Server Kilimanjaro Microsoft BI: Gemini Lands at Kilimanjaro   DM Review Midmarket Business Intelligence Survey Results   Assessment Tool for Business Intelligence  – compare your infrastructure against industry best practices and… Read more

The Update – August 2008

  HOT TOPICS   Microsoft Releases SQL Server 2008   Register NOW for the 2nd Annual Microsoft BI Conference – click here!   25% Discount Promotion – Microsoft Office SharePoint ECAL / PerformancePoint Server CAL *** extended through September 30, 2008   Microsoft to Acquire DATAllegro What the Microsoft-DATAllegro Deal Means for Customers, Vendors and BI  … Read more

The Update – July 2008

  HOT TOPICS   Gates exits Microsoft to focus on charity work   BI Trends: The Next Generation of Performance Management IDC Report Sees Steady Growth for BI, Pent-Up Demand for Analytics Who’s Hot and Who’s Not in BI, Analytics?   Kimball University: Microsoft SQL Server Comes of Age for Data Warehousing Microsoft Dynamics AX… Read more

Compare SharePoint Products – Business Intelligence features

SharePoint Products Comparison – download detailed feature matrix   Business Intelligence features of SharePoint Server 2007 Enterprise: (that are not included in SharePoint Server 2007 Standard, SharePoint Services 3.0 or SharePoint Portal Server 2003)   Excel Services Data Connection Libraries Business Data Catalog Business Data Web Parts Business Data Actions Business Intelligence Dashboards Report Center Key Performance Indicators… Read more

Webcast Update – Microsoft Office PerformancePoint 2007 demo

  MICROSOFT ON-DEMAND WEBCAST: Microsoft Office PerformancePoint: Optimizing Business Performance   Recorded: April 7, 2008 Michael Patterson, Microsoft Corporation   Length: 57 minutes   Agenda: Overview: Microsoft BI Product Demo: PerformancePoint Server 2007   – demo also showcases some capabilities of SharePoint 2007, SQL Server 2005 , Excel 2007   Content:          00:00 – 13:21   Opening Slides Microsoft BI Vision &… Read more

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) Subscribe – Microsoft Business Intelligence Newsletter    Results from the BI Survey… Read more