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Designing Business Intelligence Solutions with Microsoft SQL Server 2014.

About This Course

Course Code
M20467D

Course Type
Specialist

Vendor
Microsoft

Duration
5 Days

RRP
£2,442.00

Course Overview
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Special Notices

Please note: for Attend from Anywhere customers an additional screen is required. The additional screen must have a minimum screen size of 19 inch and minimum resolution of 1280x1024, with the vertical resolution 1024 being the most critical.

Overview

This training course teaches database and business intelligence BI professionals how to plan and design a BI solution that is based on Microsoft SQL Server 2014 and other Microsoft BI technologies.

Audience profile

This course is not designed for students who are new to SQL Server 2014 BI technologies; it is targeted at BI professionals with experience of implementing solutions with SQL Server database Engine, SQL Server Integration Services, SQL Server Analysis Services, and SQL Server Reporting Services.

Objectives

After completing this course, students will be able to:

Course Outline

Module 1: Planning a BI Solution
This module enables students to plan the components of a BI Solution.

Lessons

Lab : Planning BI Solutions

Module 2: Planning SQL Server Business Intelligence Infrastructure
This module describes how to use plan appropriate BI Infrastructure given a set of BI Parameters.

Lessons

Lab : Planning BI Infrastructure

Module 3: Designing a Data Warehouse
This module describes how to design a data warehouse given a set of user requirements.

Lessons

Lab : Designing a Data Warehouse Logical Schema

Module 4: Designing an ETL solution
This lesson describes how to design an extract, transform and load ETL solution.

Lessons

Lab : Designing an ETL Solution

Module 5: Designing Analytical Data Models
This module describes how to design analytical data models for specific BI scenarios.

Lessons

Lab : Designing Analytical Data Model
Lab : Designing Dimensions and Hierarchies

Module 6: Planning a BI Delivery Solution
This module describes how to choose an appropriate delivery solution for a given scenario.

Lessons

Lab : Planning a BI Delivery Solution

Module 7: Designing a Reporting Services Solution
This module describes how to design a reporting services solution.

Lessons

Lab : Designing a Reporting Services Solution

Module 8: Designing an Excel Based reporting Solution
In this module students will learn how to design a reporting solution using Excel.

Lessons

Lab : Designing and Excel Reporting Solution

Module 9: Planning a SharePoint Server BI Solution
This module introduces the use of SharePoint Server as a BI solution.

Lessons

Lab : Implementing a SharePoint Server BI Solution
Lab : Implementing PerformancePoint Services

Module 10: Monitoring and Optimizing a BI Solution
At the conclusion of this module you will be able to optimize and monitor a BI solution.

Lessons

Lab : Monitoring and Optimizing a BI Solution

Module 11: Operating a BI Solution
At the conclusion of this module you will be able to plan management and maintenance operations of a BI solution.

Lessons

Lab : Operating a BI Solution

Prerequisites

In addition to their professional experience, students who attend this training should already have the following technical knowledge:

About This Course

Course Code
M20467D

Course Type
Specialist

Vendor
Microsoft

Duration
5 Days

RRP
£2,442.00

Course Overview
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