MS BI NYC User Group Meeting – October 11, 2010

MSBIUGLogo Andrew Brust would like to thank all of the folks attended the kick-off meeting for the new Microsoft Business Intelligence user group in NYC last month!  The meeting appeared to generate a lot of excitement in the community, with Kevin Goff delivering the initial presentation.  If you weren’t able to attend last month’s meeting, the presentation has been posted at the group’s brand new website here.

Speaking of the new website, add this one to your Favorites:

Registration has just opened for their second meeting on October 11th.  Come on out on the 11th to see Jason Beres & Matt Van Horn present on BI & Data Visualization with Silverlight.  Details below the registration link…


BI and Data Visualization with Silverlight

This talk will focus on effective uses of Silverlight to visualize data from different sources. You will learn how to connect custom Silverlight OLAP Pivot grids to Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services, and how to wire up rich, high performance Silverlight charting to Analysis Services. You will also see rich dashboard examples built with Silverlight, and how features like drill-down, animations and transitions can effectively communicate data in a rich, interactive dashboard. And lastly you see how Silverlight can deliver the necessary performance in real time charting and data grids.


Jason Beres, Infragistics & Matt Van Horn, Infragistics


Jason Beres is the Director of Product Management at Infragistics. His goal is to ensure Infragistics brings innovative and customer-driven user experiences to their Windows Forms, ASP.NET, Silverlight, WPF and Java products. Beres has been at Infragistics since 2004, first as a Senior Technical Evangelist, then as Chief Technical Evangelist before graduating to his current role managing the Product Management and Evangelism teams. Beres started Infragistics’ training & consulting services which includes the User Experience Group.

Matt Van Horn is a Consultant with Services group at Infragistics, a world leader in user interface (UI) development tools and experts in the User Experience (UX) market. In his current role, Matt is responsible for working with our customers to develop innovative applications. Matt speaks regularly at user group meetings and Code Camps.


October 11 6:00 P.M. - 8:30 P.M.


Microsoft NYC offices,  Microsoft - 1290 Avenue of the Americas, 6th Floor,  ,  New York,  NY,  10104, 

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