Community, Data Relish Services, Diversity, SQLServerPedia Syndication

Announcing DiTBits at SQLBits

We are pleased to announce our inaugural DiTBiTs Cheese and Wine event at SQLBits XI on Friday 3rd May at 5pm in Room 1. The DiTBits site is here, and this is a cross-post. Our topic is as follows: Networking in IT. Can more diverse networks provide better networks? Is business networking useful in our… Continue reading Announcing DiTBits at SQLBits

Business Analytics, Business Intelligence, Community, Microsoft

PASS BA Conference: Interview with the PASS Board

I was lucky enough to interview Bill Graziano and Douglas McDowell, members of the PASS Board in order to have a chat with them about the PASS BA Conference. I've detailed the conversation here. I'd like to say a big 'Thank You' to Bill and Douglas, and the rest of the PASS team who took… Continue reading PASS BA Conference: Interview with the PASS Board

Business Analytics, Business Intelligence, Data Visualisation, Microsoft, PowerBI, SQLServerPedia Syndication

PASSBAC keynote: The Microsoft data story, and the next chapters

I attended the keynote from the PASS Business Analytics Conference in Chicago, April 2013. For those of you who missed it, here is some of the content of the keynote.The take away point is that Business Intelligence must be simple. It is important to make it fun, and we are drowning in data. Not being… Continue reading PASSBAC keynote: The Microsoft data story, and the next chapters

Business Analytics, Data Relish Services, Mobile Business Intelligence

Getting ready for PASS BA Analytics fun!

Have you got your Guidebook for the PASS BA Conference yet? Download the PASS BA Conference Mobile Program Guide to get up-to-date program details, maps, special events information, and last-minute updates on your phone or mobile device. Click here to download the free Guidebook app or get instructions on how to view it from your… Continue reading Getting ready for PASS BA Analytics fun!

Business Analytics, Business Intelligence, Community, Data Relish Services, Data Visualisation, PowerBI, PowerPivot, SQLServerPedia Syndication

Up and coming PASS BA Sessions, and Data Visualisation and Microsoft Workshops

If you're here looking for precon notes, I will be posting these up in the next few weeks after I've finished my precons at SQLSaturday Denmark, Databasedays Switzerland and SQLBits in Nottingham, UK. So please keep checking back, or email me at jen.stirrup@copperblueconsulting.comĀ I'm delighted and proud to be presenting at the PASS Business Analytics Conference… Continue reading Up and coming PASS BA Sessions, and Data Visualisation and Microsoft Workshops

Business Intelligence, Community, PowerBI, SQLServerPedia Syndication

Power View error: There are no addresses available for this application

Whilst doing a demo, I noted that running Power View on SharePoint gave the following error message:Microsoft.SharePoint.SPEndpointAddressNotFoundException: There are no addresses available for this application.There are two steps to resolving this issue:1. Using the Central Admin on Sharepoint, check the services running on the server.Go to Central Admin > Application Management > Manage Services on… Continue reading Power View error: There are no addresses available for this application