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Abstract - Business Intelligence (BI) is a hot topic, and getting hotter. Today's businesses want to use their data for analysis and to make better decisions. The challenge is retrieving and compiling data from various sources, and to present the data for all users. There are a variety of self-service and enterprise tools and solutions, available today. Microsoft has invested heavily in offering a strong toolset.
In this talk, we will look at the process of creating a business intelligence solution. We will look at the tools in the ever-growing Microsoft BI stack. We will look at considerations when retrieving and processing data from source systems (i.e. Custom web applications, CRM, third-party services, raw log files, etc.). And, we will also look at self-service and enterprise solution designs.
Speaker - Stan Bice is a Senior Data Warehouse Developer for PANDORA Jewelry, based in Baltimore. He has over 20 years of overall software development experience, creating solutions for a variety of well-known brands and industries. He has designed and developed client-server and web-based solutions, along with database and reporting solutions. He has focused on database development, data warehouses and business intelligence over the past 8 years.
|8:15 PM||Raffle, networking and wrap-up
Sponsor - Experis - http://www.experis.com/
Experis accelerates business growth and careers by intensely attracting, assessing and placing specialized expertise in IT, Finance & Accounting, Engineering and other industries. We precisely deliver in-demand talent for mission-critical positions, enhancing the competitiveness of the organizations and people we serve. We also apply our expertise to provide a suite of proven workforce solutions that improve our clients' productivity, efficiency and cost containment.
|- BSSUG Founder in 1999
- Principal Architect at RDA Corporation
- Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE)
- MSSQLTips.com Champion Award Recipient
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- Co-Founder of www.MSSQLTips.com
- Author, Speaker and Trainer
- Co-Leader of the Baltimore SSUG