SQLCAT at PASS Summit 2018

This week in Seattle, PASS Summit 2018 will be happening for the twentieth time. As for many years before, the SQLCAT (a.k.a. DataCAT) team will be at the conference. This year, we will present three sessions: On Thursday Nov 8 at 4:45 PM in room 6B, Alexei Khalyako, John Hoang, and Mike Weiner will talk… Read more

SQLCAT.Com – eBook Downloads

As of September 1, 2013 we decided to remove SQLCAT.COM site and use MSDN as the primary vehicle to post new SQL Server content. This was done to minimize reader confusion and to streamline content publication.  MSDN SQLCAT blogs already includes most SQLCAT.COM Content and will continue to be updated with more SQLCAT learnings.  You can also… Read more

Self-Service BI Works!

When I talk to people about adding self-service BI to their company’s environment I generally get a list of reasons why it won’t work. Some things I commonly hear: I can’t get anyone in IT or on the business side to even try it. The business side doesn’t know how to use the technology. This… Read more