Business Analytics, Community, Data Relish Services, Mobile Business Intelligence, PowerPivot, Tableau

SQLUniversity: PowerPivot, Tableau and Jedi Knights

This blog will show an overview of how I mobilised PowerPivot using Tableau. I've previously given this session at SQLBits, NEBytes Microsoft Technology User Group, and SQLServerDays in Belgium but thought it would also be useful to supply the files for you. The steps are very simple since I intended to show the end-to-end solution… Continue reading SQLUniversity: PowerPivot, Tableau and Jedi Knights

Community, Mobile Business Intelligence, PowerPivot, Tableau

SQLUniversity: Introduction to PowerPivot and Mobile Business Intelligence

Here is the second post for SQL University, where we introduce the topic of mobilising PowerPivot data. As an introduction, I thought it might be useful to share the presentations that I did recently. Tomorrow's blog will talk more about the details of mobilising PowerPivot data using Tableau, but I thought that these articles might… Continue reading SQLUniversity: Introduction to PowerPivot and Mobile Business Intelligence

Community, PowerPivot, SQLServerPedia Syndication

SQLUniversity: PowerPivot and ATOM feed mashup Source to PerformancePoint

This is the first episode of SQL University’s week of PowerPivot! In this episode, we will look at how PowerPivot can be used to mash up PowerPivot and ATOM Feed data, which in turn is then shaped and surfaced in PerformancePoint Services for Sharepoint. All of the images are hosted on Flickr so please feel… Continue reading SQLUniversity: PowerPivot and ATOM feed mashup Source to PerformancePoint

Community, Data Visualisation, SQLServerPedia Syndication, Women In Tech

SQLPass SQLRally Nordic – a Viking treasure!

I've been at SQLRally Nordic this November, and I've had a fantastic experience. I hope that they will organise this event again! Here are some highlights:High quality sessions from a variety of speakers on various subjects, including a presence from the SQLCat team such as Alexei Khalyako, Mark Souza (who is also a PASS Director), Thomas Kejser… Continue reading SQLPass SQLRally Nordic – a Viking treasure!

Women In Tech

IT Recruitment Strategies: tailoring towards women?

Recently, I commented on my LinkedIn page that thirty plus recruitment agents had looked at my profile within a couple of days. This surprised me since it seemed to be a flurry of activity all at once, and I couldn't understand why there was such a sudden interest in my profile. Then it became clear. A… Continue reading IT Recruitment Strategies: tailoring towards women?