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Self-Service BI Mapping with Microsoft Research’s Layerscape–Part 1

Self-Service BI Mapping with Microsoft Research’s Layerscape–Part 1 | Microsoft Business Intelligence | Scoop.it
Sometimes you find a tool that is so cool, you can’t believe no-one else has picked up on it before. This is one of those times: a few month or so ago I came across a new tool called Layerscape (...
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SQL PASS 2012 Day 1 Announcements - Prologika (Teo Lachev's Weblog) - Prologika Forums

SQL PASS 2012 Day 1 Announcements - Prologika (Teo Lachev's Weblog) - Prologika Forums | Microsoft Business Intelligence | Scoop.it
I hope you watched the SQL PASS 2012 Day 1 Keynote live. There were important announcements and I was sure happy to see BI being heavily represented.
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Microsoft® SQL Server® 2012 SP1 Data Mining Add-ins for Microsoft® Office®

Microsoft® SQL Server® 2012 SP1 Data Mining Add-ins for Microsoft® Office® | Microsoft Business Intelligence | Scoop.it
Download SQL Server 2012 SP1 Data Mining Add-ins for Office. This package includes two add-ins for Microsoft Office Excel (Table Analysis Tools and Data Mining Client) and one add-in for Microsoft Office Visio 2010 (Data Mining Templates).
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PASS Summit 2012-Watch the opening keynote online!

PASS Summit 2012-Watch the opening keynote online! | Microsoft Business Intelligence | Scoop.it

PASS Summit 2012-Watch the opening keynote!

 

Join us and get the top-notch training, technical tips and tricks, and networking and connections you need to take your SQL Server skills to the next level.

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Accelerating Insights in the New World of Data - The Official Microsoft Blog - Site Home - TechNet Blogs

Accelerating Insights in the New World of Data - The Official Microsoft Blog - Site Home - TechNet Blogs | Microsoft Business Intelligence | Scoop.it
News and Perspective covering the top stories, events and activities from Microsoft. The content for this blog includes the official information and stories from all of Microsoft's primary businesses.
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Chris Webb: PASS Summit 2012 Schedule (and the first bit of juicy gossip!)

Chris Webb: PASS Summit 2012 Schedule (and the first bit of juicy gossip!) | Microsoft Business Intelligence | Scoop.it
I’ve now arrived in Seattle for the PASS Summit 2012, and as always I’m looking forward to a busy week. There are a few things I wanted to highlight: There are always a few big announcements at PAS...
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Some thoughts on what Office 2013 means for Microsoft BI

Some thoughts on what Office 2013 means for Microsoft BI | Microsoft Business Intelligence | Scoop.it
You may have seen the news late last week that Office 2013 has RTMed, which in itself isn’t that significant – it’s not going to be until mid-November that the likes of you or I can download it. Bu...
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Resolving Many to Many relationships leveraging DAX Cross Table Filtering

Resolving Many to Many relationships leveraging DAX Cross Table Filtering | Microsoft Business Intelligence | Scoop.it

"...In the end we come up with a solution where we only have to add the intermediate table (Individuals) and the bridge table (TargetsForIndividuals) to our CALCULATE-functions to resolve the many-to-many relationship – pretty nice, isn’t it?"

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Get Ten Free Full-Length E-Books From Microsoft Press

Get Ten Free Full-Length E-Books From Microsoft Press | Microsoft Business Intelligence | Scoop.it
The best freeware reviews presented to you by Gizmo's team of experts. Gizmo's Freeware is the most respected source of advice on the web for choosing the best free software.
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How to Choose the Best Chart for Your Data

How to Choose the Best Chart for Your Data | Microsoft Business Intelligence | Scoop.it
Numbers don't lie, but a bad chart decision makes it extremely difficult to understand what those numbers mean.
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Securing the Tabular BI Semantic Model

Summary: This paper introduces the security model for tabular BI semantic models in SQL Server 2012. You will learn how to create roles, implement dynamic security, configure impersonation settings, manage roles, and choose a method for connecting to models that works in your network security context.

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Any NASCAR Fans out there? I’ve got some Microsoft Power View Analytics for you.

Any NASCAR Fans out there?  I’ve got some Microsoft Power View Analytics for you. | Microsoft Business Intelligence | Scoop.it
Here is the next Microsoft SQL 2012 Power View example we are doing that is in the theme of NASCAR!  Yeah, go figure, we did analytics for NASCAR.     Actually, it is a pretty a...
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Excel extras: aged debtors in PowerPivot – dynamic banding

Excel extras: aged debtors in PowerPivot – dynamic banding | Microsoft Business Intelligence | Scoop.it
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Breakthrough performance with in-memory technologies - SQL Server Team Blog - Site Home - TechNet Blogs

Breakthrough performance with in-memory technologies, Sql Server Blog
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Thoughts on the PASS Summit 2012 Day 1 Keynote

Thoughts on the PASS Summit 2012 Day 1 Keynote | Microsoft Business Intelligence | Scoop.it
Normally I’d rush to blog about the announcements made in the keynotes each day at the PASS Summit, but this year I had a session to deliver immediately afterwards and once I’d done that I saw Marc...
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PASS Day 1 – MS Announces Hekaton, PolyBase, by Paul te Braak

Today at PASS Microsoft announces three initiatives for SQL Server. These are; Project Hekaton Support for BIG Data and the integration of self-service BI in office For those that are actively enga...
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SQL PASS Day 1 Keynote - SQL Server with Mr. Denny

Today was the 1st day of the SQL PASS Summit and the keynote was full of some great announcements and demos.  The keynotes are a massive with almost all of the 3894 conference attendees from 57 different countries.
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SQLBI - Marco Russo : PASS Summit 2012: keynote and Mobile BI announcements #sqlpass

Today at PASS Summit 2012 there have been several announcements during the keynote. Moreover, other news have not been highlighted in the keynote but are equally if not more important for the BI community.
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Cloud PowerPivot to Launch Free Offering « PowerPivotPro

Cloud PowerPivot to Launch Free Offering « PowerPivotPro | Microsoft Business Intelligence | Scoop.it
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SlashBI - Your Business Intelligence Dashboard

SlashBI - Your Business Intelligence Dashboard | Microsoft Business Intelligence | Scoop.it
SlashBI offers the latest on business intelligence and analytics from top experts and technologists. Produced by Geeknet, home of Slashdot.
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Microsoft research: Augmented Reality MirageTable (with Portugal Inesc-id team)

MirageTable is a novel augmented reality system which enables instant digitization of physical objects, correct 3D perspective views, and interaction using bare hands without gloves or trackers. 

 

AUGMENTED REALITY: http://www.scoop.it/t/science-news?tag=Augmented%20Reality

 

 

 


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Stephen Wolfram Blog : The Personal Analytics of My Life

Stephen Wolfram Blog : The Personal Analytics of My Life | Microsoft Business Intelligence | Scoop.it

Amazing :) 

 

"Utilizing data analysis capabilities in Wolfram|Alpha Pro, Stephen Wolfram looks at his quantified self based on his large collection of lifelogging data."

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Using DirectQuery in the Tabular BI Semantic Model

Summary: This paper introduces DirectQuery, a mechanism for directly querying a SQL Server data source for Analysis Services tabular models. Readers will learn when and how to use DirectQuery in SQL Server 2012.

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LobsterPot HTML5 PivotViewer, now on CodePlex!

LobsterPot HTML5 PivotViewer, now on CodePlex! | Microsoft Business Intelligence | Scoop.it
The LobsterPot HTML5 PivotViewer is a cross browser, cross platform version of the Silverlight PivotViewer control produced by Microsoft. The control has been written as jQuery plug-in and utilises features available in HTML5.
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Choosing a Tabular or Multidimensional Modeling Experience in SQL Server 2012 Analysis Services

Data modeling is a discipline that has been practiced for many years by BI professionals with one common goal: organizing disparate data into an analytic model that effectively and efficiently supports the reporting and analysis needs of the business. As data modeling evolves through the years with new technologies and tools, organizations face the growing challenge of effectively blending their modeling paradigms in a seamless and coherent manner that not only satisfies diverse analysis needs but also provides a common analysis experience to the business.
With the release of SQL Server 2012, Microsoft addresses this goal and challenge with the introduction of the BI Semantic Model (BISM), a single model that can support a broad range of reporting and analysis while blending two Analysis Services modeling experiences behind the scenes:
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Bruno Aziza: Good Bye Microsoft!

After nearly 7 years at Microsoft, I have decided to leave the company.  I’m moving back to the Silicon Valley to pursue my lifelong passion: “Make Business Intelligence a Reality for Everyone...
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