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20467 Designing Business Intelligence Solutions with Microsoft SQL Server

Note: This course is being retired by Microsoft on December 31, 2021.

This five-day course teaches students how to implement self-service Business Intelligence (BI) and Big Data analysis solutions using the Microsoft data platform. The course discusses the rationale for self-service BI and describes how to use Microsoft SQL Server Reporting Services, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft SharePoint Server, and Microsoft Office 365 Power BI to create self-service data models and reports. The course then goes on to describe how to use Windows Azure HDInsight to perform Big Data analysis.

Course Objectives:

After completing this course, students will be able to:

  • Describe key features and benefits of self-service
  • Use SQL Server Reporting Services to implement a self-service reporting solution
  • Use PowerPivot in Microsoft Excel to create analytical data models
  • Use Power Query in Microsoft Excel to import data into a data model
  • Use Power View in Microsoft Excel to create interactive data visualizations
  • Use Power Map in Microsoft Excel to create geographic data visualizations
  • Use Microsoft SharePoint Server to implement collaborative self-service BI solutions
  • Provision and use a Windows Azure HDInsight cluster for Big Data analysis
  • Use Pig and Hive to analyze big data in Windows Azure HDInsight
  • Design and implement Big Data processes to support self-service BI

Delivery Method:
Online LIVE - 5 Days

Intended Audience:
The primary audience for this course is database and business intelligence (BI) professionals who are familiar with data warehouses and enterprise BI solutions built with SQL Server technologies. Experienced data analysts who want to learn how to use Microsoft technologies for self-service analysis and reporting will also benefit from attending this course.


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