In this fun session at SQLSaturday Denmark, we will use Microsoft's HDInsight, their Big Data solution, and PowerBI tools to learn about Denmark! We will mix and mashup data from a variety of sources such as 'The Spirit Level' by Prof Richard Wilkinson, UNICEF, the World Bank and even the CIA to learn more about Denmark.… Continue reading Microsoft’s HDInsightand PowerBI with a focus on data from Denmark!
Microsoft’s developer conference, Microsoft build developer conference 2014, is sold out. But you can still watch it online and immerse yourself in what’s next for the Microsoft platform and tools. Streamed keynotes start at 8:30 A.M. PDT on Wednesday, April 2. Most sessions will also be available on demand within 24 hours.
I wanted to call out some of our favourite TechNet and MSDN blogs posted about Excel, Power BI, Office365 and Azure over the past month. These links are a great place to get started if you want to know more about how you could use PowerBI.I've selected some of the most interesting case studies, and… Continue reading Shout out for my favourite Power BI MSDN and TechNet blogs this month
Register and use code BASF2O for $150 discount!https://www.flickr.com/photos/38953955@N07/13425790144/in/photostream/player/
https://www.flickr.com/photos/38953955@N07/13400766664/player/4c86335106 Looking for Power BI Inspiration? You may not have seen the Power BI Gallery yet, so why not go ahead and take a look? New samples are added all the time. Here you are:· Demo gallery page· Customer stories page· Power BI for Finance page· Power BI for Sales and Marketing page· Power BI for Operations and Logistics page· Power… Continue reading Looking for Power BI Dataviz Inspiration? There’s something in the Power BI Gallery for you!
Here are my slides for my Accidental Business Intelligence Project Manager session at SQLSaturday Exeter: Accidental Business Intelligence Project Manager from Jennifer Stirrup
Going to SQL Saturday Portugal? It is an excellent event, run by SQL Server MVP and European Community Tech Leader Niko Neugebauer and his awesome team.If you haven't been before, it is a great event for international attendees as well as Portugese sqlfamily with sessions in English as well as Portugese.A little Twitter birdy tells… Continue reading SQLSaturday Portugal: Why I’m going for the third year in a row!