Business Intelligence, Community, Data Visualisation, SQLServerPedia Syndication

SQLBits 8 – Pre Conference seminars announced

The Pre Conference full day training seminars have been announced for SQLBits VIII, held on Thursday 7th of April 2011 at The Grand in Brighton. I am delighted to say that I'm doing a session on data visualisation and its implementation in Reporting Services! It's not just me speaking however; there are 7 other great sessions, all of which… Continue reading SQLBits 8 – Pre Conference seminars announced

Business Intelligence, Community, Data Visualisation, Tableau

SQLBits Feedback Post-Mortem

Recently, I did a presentation at on report design in SSRS at SQLBits, which is Europe's largest SQL Server community conference. If you are interested, please click here to go and view the video.The attendees are encouraged to submit session feedback. I have decided to visualise the feedback that I was given for my session… Continue reading SQLBits Feedback Post-Mortem

Business Intelligence, Tableau, Thought Leadership

Intelligent Laziness: Connecting to a GoDaddy SQL Server using SSIS and Tableau

I try to apply the principle of Intelligent Laziness to make life as straightforward as possible. It's hard to find meaning and clarity in a world that guarantees neither, and the Absurd perspective means that I do not stop trying in any case. Please note that I'm not associated with GoDaddy in any way, and I'll… Continue reading Intelligent Laziness: Connecting to a GoDaddy SQL Server using SSIS and Tableau