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SharePoint 2013 for Business Intelligence


Enable decision makers to see data in new and dynamic ways with SharePoint 2013.

This 3-day instructor led course will teach how to use SharePoint 2013 as your business intelligence platform. You'll learn how to implement solutions using the SharePoint Business Intelligence Center, Excel Services, SQL Reporting Services, Analysis Services, PerformancePoint, PowerPivot, Power View, Business Connectivity Services, and the KPI and chart web parts.

This class is packed with hands-on labs to re-enforce class topics and provide you with the skills to successfully create impressive dashboards, reports, and other business intelligence solutions. You'll learn best practices for implementing SharePoint BI solutions and practical ideas for implementing the solutions within you organization.

Companies today generate enormous amounts of valuable information, but often have poor reporting capabilities  inhibiting the sharing of key information. This course will teach you how to provide executives, managers, and your entire staff with insights into your data through state-of-the-art business intelligence solutions built on the SharePoint 2013 platform. BI has never been more accessible and capable before! This courses teaches you everything you need to know to implement BI solutions using Excel Services, SQL Reporting Services, Analysis Services, PerformancePoint, Power View, PowerPivot, and other web parts and tools that are part of the SharePoint platform. Make better decisions and provide strategic information to the entire organization with the solutions you build.

Top 10 Reasons to Take This Course:

  • Get Timely Answers to Business Questions
  • Single Point of Access to Information
  • Lower costs and improve operational efficiency
  • Jumpstart your efforts to create amazing business intelligence solutions
  • Empower business users with BI tools they need to create ad-hoc reporting and drill-down through their data
  • Leave the course with everything you need to build a plan for implementing BI solutions and the knowledge to implement
  • Hands-on! Learn by doing and building actual solutions during class
  • Consolidating relevant data from multiple sources into a single application
  • Visualize your data with engaging, state-of-the-art graphics
  • Enable social decision making through real-time collaboration features of SharePoint

What You Will Learn Bullets:

  • Understand SharePoint 2013's full feature set of Business Intelligence Features
  • Learn what Excel Services provides and how to build Excel Services solutions
  • Integrate SQL Reporting Services with SharePoint to build dynamic reports and share information
  • Surface Analysis Services cubes via SharePoint BI features
  • Implement scorecards, dashboards, and KPIs using PerformancePoint
  • Understand the capabilities of PowerPivot and how to analyze data with PowerPivot
  • Integrate data from many different external data sources utilizing Business Connectivity Services
  • Implement out-of-box BI web parts such as the KPI and chart web parts
  • Build interactive dashboards that support filtering, reports, KPIS, scorecards, and more
  • Learn best practices for implementing effective, high-performing BI solutions
  • Learn what the Business Intelligence Center template provides and when to use it
  • Learn how to provide intuitive ad-hoc reporting for business users by implementing Power View
  • Work with the SQL Server Business Intelligence Development Studio
  • Learn the benefits and limitations of each BI tool and which ones will work best for your needs

Who Should Attend:

This course is will benefit:

  • Analysts
  • Database Administrators
  • Project Managers
  • Senior Business Intelligence Architects and Consultants
  • Senior Business Analysts
  • SharePoint Developers and Administrators
  • Anyone responsible for implementing BI with SharePoint

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Basic understanding of the SharePoint user interface and a basic understanding of database reporting tools.

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