Finding the Latest PerformancePoint 2010 Services Updates

Sometimes it’s difficult to find the latest updates for SharePoint 2010 and for PerformancePoint Services, specifically. The easiest way to see these latest updates is to visit the Microsoft Office Update Center or subscribe to the Updates for Microsoft Office and Related Products RSS feed. You can visit any of the individual cumulative update pages as a way to…


How to Highlight Table Rows Based on Slicer Selection

When you connect Slicers to Pivot Tables or Pivot Charts, their effect on the data is obvious: changing your Slicer selection causes data values to change and in some cases, rows to disappear.  However, rather than excluding rows with a Slicer, sometimes you want to highlight the rows that correspond to the Slicer Selection. When…


Choose the Right Business Intelligence Style for your Project

The Office Business Intelligence group gets the occasional question about why we offer several different BI solutions when our competitors often only offer one. Microsoft offers its customers no shortage of choices when it comes to BI solutions. We do this because, like anything else, there is no single solution for any problem. The hammer…


Poll Your Friends with Photo Vote

Poll Your Friends with Photo Vote In this post, we’ll introduce you to Photo Vote, a new app created by the Office Business Intelligence team in partnership with the Microsoft Office Labs team. With Photo Vote, you can create quick polls in Facebook, gather input from your friends, and then geek out on your results…