Foundations of SQL Server 2005 Business Intelligence

  • Authors
  • Lynn Langit

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvii
  2. Pages 25-49
  3. Pages 51-71
  4. Pages 73-93
  5. Pages 113-132
  6. Pages 159-196
  7. Pages 197-217
  8. Pages 219-242
  9. Pages 277-304
  10. Pages 305-328
  11. Back Matter
    Pages 369-396

About this book


Just as every business needs to effectively employ business intelligence (BI) to stay competitive, every IT professional needs to master BI to stay employed in this fastest-growing segment of information technology. Foundations of SQL Server 2005 Business Intelligence is the quickest path to understanding BI, and it is essential reading for all who work with SQL Server 2005. It is written from a practical perspective, perfect for anyone who uses the tools in SQL Server 2005s extraordinarily rich BI product suite.

This book explains how best to use Analysis Services, SQL Server Integration Services, SQL Server Reporting Services, and SQL Server Data Mining. It also describes best practices for implementing end-to-end BI solutions in small, medium, and large business environments. And it provides important information about integrating BI with various client tools, including Excel, Business Scorecards, Proclarity, and SharePoint Portal Server. Developers, end users, and even managers will find this an enlightening guide to the power and promise of SQL Server 2005 BI.


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