Introduction to the Microsoft BI Technology Stack
John’s session is designed to introduce you to the world beyond SQL/SSIS/SSRS. John will show you how to build cubes in Analysis Services 2008, demonstrate browsing cubes with Excel 2007, how to deploy dashboards in SharePoint 2007 built using Excel Services and demonstrate how PerformancePoint Services can add the glitz to your BI project.
John is an independent consultant with extensive experience of implementing Business Intelligence solutions on the Microsoft platform across a wide range of industries including financial services and professional services organisations.
John designs and builds solutions based on Microsoft SQL Server / SSAS / SSRS / SSIS delivered to the end-user through SharePoint portals.
John's key skills are in systems integration, bringing together disparate components and getting them working in a coherent fashion.
Specialties: Design and development of business intelligence, data warehouse and reporting systems based on OLAP technologies delivered to the end-user via SharePoint.