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Updating Your Microsoft SQL Server 2008 BI Skills to SQL Server 2008 R2 - Course 10337


About this Course

  • This 3 day ILT course focuses on the new features SQL Server 2008 R2 for BI specialists

Audience Profile

The primary audience for this course is BI Professionals who have 3-4 years of experience with SQL Server. The audience has an understanding of how to use SQL Server 2008 BI tools to implement a BI infrastructure and solution.  

At Course Completion

After completing this course, students will be able to:

  • Describe the new and enhanced features in SQL Server 2008 R2 that relate to Business Intelligence, describe how SQL Server 2008 R2 can be integrated with Microsoft SharePoint technologies in a BI infrastructure, and describe the options available for implementing large-scale data warehousing solutions built on SQL Server 2008 R2.
  • Use SQL Server PowerPivot to create self-service BI solutions  
  • Use new and enhanced Reporting Services tools to create and manage self-service reporting solutions  
  • Use new report features to create compelling reports  
  • Use StreamInsight to create an application that captures and analyzes streams of event data.
  • Use Master Data Services to enable data consistency across the enterprise to help increase the accuracy of BI solutions.
  • Integrate data from SQL Azure into a SQL Server BI solution.
  • Describe the new features of SQL Server 2008 R2, and use them to manage BI applications.

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  • Three to four years of experience using SQL Server 2008 BI components
  • Knowledge of relational and multi-dimensional database schemas
  • Experience creating and deploying SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) reports
  • Experience debugging, monitoring, and troubleshooting BI solutions
  • Experience working with the Microsoft .NET Framework
  • Experience in using the following tools:
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2008 BI Development Studio
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Management Studio
  • Report Builder and Report Manager
  • Possible experience in using Microsoft Visual Studio


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