Validation for Microsoft’s Business Intelligence Strategy

A key focus area in our platform strategy is business intelligence.  Our goal is to provide all individuals, teams and entire organizations with BI solutions that drive bottom line performance and operational excellence.  This was reiterated by Steve Ballmer last year when he proclaimed “BI for Everyone.”  Microsoft continues to make progress on this strategy… Read more

SQL Server Going Up

It’s Friday and I’m looking forward to the semi-finals of the rugby world cup tomorrow. Can you say England and South Africa in the final? J  I’m also happy to report that SQL Server 2005 has been positioned in the Leaders quadrant of the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Warehouse Database Management Systems, 2007.  As… Read more