Knight's Microsoft Business Intelligence 24-Hour Trainer Leveraging Microsoft SQL Server Integration, Analysis, and Reporting Services with Excel and Share Point

ISBN-10: 0470889632

ISBN-13: 9780470889633

Edition: 2010

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This book and video package introduces IT professionals, DBAs, and business analysts who are just starting to get a handle on Microsoft Business Intelligence tools, (It is therefore intended to be the first book to read---and the first video to watch--before moving on to Wrox books that focus on each of the individual Microsoft BI components.) The book and accompanying video give the novice reader just enough experience with the product to perform basic business analysis and reporting.The book covers all components and related tools that comprise the Microsoft BI toolset. These include SQL Server Integration, Reporting, and Analysis Services, data mining, plus the new BI features of Office 2010. Background theory is given as needed to provide context for those readers with no prior BI knowledge or experience.The book starts with a basic primer on business intelligence and data modeling. The following sections provide step-by-step lessons that show readers how to use: SQL Server Integration Services SQL Server Analysis Services SQL Server Reporting Services Excel BI, including PowerPivot SharePointThe book tightly integrates instructional videos--provided on the book's accompanying DVD--with each of the hands-on lessons found in the book. Each lesson comprises three major components: An Introduction that describes how a certain component or process works. A "Try It Out" section that gives readers the chance to practice what they've learned A Video showing how the author works through each lesson
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Book details

List price: $44.99
Copyright year: 2010
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date: 9/28/2010
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 432
Size: 7.40" wide x 9.22" long x 0.88" tall
Weight: 1.628
Language: English

Data Warehousing and Section I: Business Intelligence
Why Business Intelligence?
Dimensional Modeling
Fact Table Modeling
SQL Server Integration Services
Understanding SSIS
Using the Control Flow
Using the Data Flow
Solving Common SSIS Scenarios
Loading Dimensions
Loading a Fact Table
Deploying SSIS Packages
SQL Server Analysis Services
Understanding SSAS
Configuring a Data Source and Data Source View
Using the Cube Wizard
Editing Your Dimension
Editing Your Cube
Add ing New Dimensions and Measure Groups
Using MDX
Creating Calculations
Data Mining
Administering the SSAS Instance
Reporting Services
Understanding SSRS
Using Report Wizard
Building a Matrix Report
Parameterizing Your Reports
Building Reports on Your Cube
Using Maps in Your Report
Building a Dashboard
Deploying and Ad ministering SSRS
New Reporting Services Visualizations - Sparklines, Data Bars, and Indicators
Using Report Builder
Reporting against a Cube with Excel
Loading Data into a PowerPivot Workbook
Creating a PowerPivot Report
Data Mining in Excel
Understanding SharePoint for Business Intelligence
Deploying and Using Reporting Services in SharePoint 2010
Building PerformancePoint Dashboards in SharePoint 2010
Deploying and Using Excel Services
Deploying and Using PowerPivot in SharePoint
Managing SharePoint Business Intelligence
Appendix: What's on the DVD?
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