Pro SharePoint 2013 Business Intelligence Solutions

Pro SharePoint 2013 Business Intelligence Solutions

by Manpreet Singh, Sha Kanjoor Anandan, Sahil Malik, Srini Sistla
     
 

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To get ahead in today's hyper-competitive marketplace, your business has to take advantage of the data you already have and mine that data to give you new insight, metrics, and clues to what drives successful customer interactions. In Pro SharePoint 2013 Business Intelligence Solutions, you'll learn exactly how to unlock that magic, build business

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Overview

To get ahead in today's hyper-competitive marketplace, your business has to take advantage of the data you already have and mine that data to give you new insight, metrics, and clues to what drives successful customer interactions. In Pro SharePoint 2013 Business Intelligence Solutions, you'll learn exactly how to unlock that magic, build business intelligence facilities on SharePoint, and glean insights from data to propel your business to the next level.

To understand the various business intelligence offerings in SharePoint 2013, you need to understand the core SQL Server business intelligence concepts, and the first part of the book presents a comprehensive tutorial on those fundamentals. Pro SharePoint 2013 Business Intelligence Solutions then focuses on specific SharePoint business intelligence investments including:

  • Visio Services
  • Excel Services
  • SQL Server Reporting Services
  • Business Connectivity Services
  • Power View and PerformancePoint Services

Authors Manpreet Singh, Sha Anandan, Sahil Malik, and Steve Wright walk you through all of this material comprehensively in practical, hands-on format, with plenty of examples to empower you to use these products in your real-life projects.

As compelling as SharePoint and SQL Server business intelligence are together, the challenge always has been finding people who understand both SharePoint and SQL Server well enough to deliver such business intelligence solutions. With this book in hand, you become part of that select group. Get your copy of Pro SharePoint 2013 Business Intelligence Solutions today!

What you’ll learn
  • Understand the fundamentals and framework of business intelligence.
  • Learn how to integrate Visio Services, and discover the developer story.
  • Practice working with the Secure Store Service.
  • Experience authoring and publishing reports using Report Builder and how to re-purpose published reports in Reporting Services.
  • Glean practical advice about deploying and developing for Power View and PerformancePoint Services in SharePoint 2013.
  • Learn about the advances in Excel Services and PowerPivot, and their application within SharePoint to practical situations.
  • Gain a deep understanding of the Business Data Services feature set in SharePoint 2013.
Who this book is for

Pro SharePoint 2013 Business Intelligence Solutions offers SharePoint developers an essential BI foundation experience and an introduction to SQL Server 2012 tools for business intelligence. This book will also benefit SQL Server developers and administrators who require knowledge of setting up the basic infrastructure on the SharePoint platform for business intelligence.

Table of Contents
  1. Business Intelligence Basics
  2. Visio Services
  3. Reporting Services
  4. Business Connectivity Services 
  5. Excel Services
  6. Power View and PerformancePoint Services

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781430258940
Publisher:
Apress
Publication date:
07/30/2013
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
440
File size:
17 MB
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Meet the Author

Manpreet Singh has been working on Microsoft Technologies for the last 5 years. At present he is working with Microsoft as a Consultant. Manpreet has an expertise in developing Business Intelligence solutions on Microsoft SharePoint. Along with Sha, he has been a part of some of the largest implementation of BI. He recently co-authored a book on SharePoint 2010 Development which was published by Pearson - SAMS Publishing earlier this year. One of his articles on Extension of SQL Server Reporting Services was published in Jan -2012 issue of the MSDN Magazine as a featured column.


Sha Kanjoor Anandan has been working on Microsoft Technologies for the last 11 years. At present he is working with Microsoft as a Consultant. Sha has an expertise in developing Business Intelligence solutions. He is on his way to become Microsoft Certified Master in BI and has guided some of the largest implementations of BI at Microsoft. Many of his projects have become a showcase projects for BI in Microsoft.


Sahil Malik, the founder and principal of Winsmarts.com, has been a Microsoft MVP and INETA Speaker for the past 10 years. He has authored many books and numerous articles in the .NET and SharePoint space. Sahil has architected and delivered SharePoint based solutions for extremely high profile clients and talks at conferences internationally. Sahil s has authored two books for Apress on SharePoint 2010.
Steve Wright is a senior manager in the Business Information Management practice for Sogeti USA in Omaha, Nebraska. Over the last 25 years, Steve has worked on air traffic control, financial, insurance, and a multitude of other types of systems. He enjoys writing, speaking at user group meetings and MSDN events, and holds over 45 Microsoft certifications. Steve has authored and performed technical reviews for several previous titles covering Microsoft products, including SharePoint, Access, Windows, SQL Server, and BizTalk Server. For the past several years, he has focused on building highly customized SharePoint solutions for business intelligence.

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