What Makes Microsoft a Business Intelligence Leader?

The business intelligence (BI) solutions provided by Microsoft help any organizations transform data into intelligent, easy-to-understand visualizations that are surfaced wherever decisions are made. Using these solutions organizations can create amassing data-exploration experiences that look and work like the other Microsoft technologies one uses every day so they can get started quickly. They can also avail the perks of the library of data connectors to access popular cloud and on-premises sources such as Excel, SharePoint, Azure SQL Database, Dynamics 365, and Salesforce and add others.


Potential Benefits of BI Services

Microsoft’s BI solutions enable organizations to prepare and model data with ease through built-in automation and intelligence. They can bring their data to life through hundreds of data visualizations, AI-powered features, and branding options so their report fits the users. BI solutions offered by the tech giant serves everyone in an organization—from business analysts and BI professionals to business users—powerful,

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Course 55045-A: Microsoft End to End Business Intelligence Boot Camp – Learn

Module 1: Course Overview

This module explains how the class will be structured and introduces course materials and additional administrative information.


  • Introduction
  • Course Materials
  • Facilities
  • Prerequisites
  • What We’ll Be Discussing

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Successfully log into their virtual machine.
  • Have a full understanding of what the course intends to cover.

Module 2: The Business Intelligence Stack

In this module we will first look at the three different ways in which business intelligence can be viewed. Then, we’re going to look at the services SQL 2012 provides us and how they apply to business intelligence. We will then move to SharePoint 2013 and look at the SharePoint services to examine their relevance and how we can use them in business intelligence to surface data. In this section we will also cover the new business intelligence features available within the SharePoint 2013 release. Finally, we

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Learn Microsoft Business intelligence step by step Day 3

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Welcome to the day 3 of Learn Microsoft business intelligence Step by Step. In this article we will make a deep dive into the SSIS world. We will expose some great features and Tasks in the SSIS.

Learn it and develop your more in-depth knowledge with complete step by step MSBI tutorials on

  1. Day 1 – Understand Data warehouse, Business Intelligence, Basics of SSIS, SSAS and SSRS, Simple ETL using SSIS
  2. Day 2- Dimensions and Facts, Data warehouse design techniques, SSIS – Execute SQL Task, SSIS – Backup database Task, SSIS – Script Task and Variables.
  3. Day 3

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Before we move on and start our Labs, first let’s have some talk on “Precedence constraints”.

  • Precedence constraints let us decide order in which tasks should be executed. Example which task
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Microsoft Business Intelligence Tool & Services

Who Was Paul Allen?

Born on January 21, 1953, in Seattle, Washington, Paul Allen met fellow Lakeside School student and computer enthusiast Bill Gates when Allen was 14 and Gates was 12. Less than a decade later, in 1975, college drop-outs Allen and Gates founded Microsoft. Allen resigned after being diagnosed with Hodgkin’s disease in 1983 and continued to pursue other business, research and philanthropic opportunities. 

How Did Paul Allen and Bill Gates Meet?

While attending the Lakeside School outside Seattle, 14-year-old Allen met 12-year-old Bill Gates, a fellow student and computer enthusiast. Less than a decade later, in June 1975, Allen and Gates, both dropped out of college. Allen, who was from Washington State University, founded Microsoft with the intention of designing software for the new wave of personal computers. 

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Microsoft Business Intelligence – our reporting roadmap

While each year has seen advances across our product line, this past year’s progress is truly unprecedented. We firmly believe Microsoft now offers the industry’s most complete and modern business intelligence product family – with unmatched breadth and depth.

At first approach, this depth can be overwhelming – how do all the components fit together? Where are things heading in the future? These are frequent questions from our customers and partners.

As we approach the release of SQL Server 2016 it’s a great time to tackle those questions in a definitive blog.

Our goal is simple – we want to put the power of data in the hands of every business and person on the planet. It is our objective to serve over a billion users with the Microsoft business intelligence (BI) platform.

Data is coming at us from every direction. From traditional sources – on-premises enterprise applications and databases.

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Designing Business Intelligence Solutions with Microsoft SQL Server