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The Best Microsoft BI tools you’ve never heard of!


About This Video
Think you know all about the Microsoft BI stack? Think again! This session will cover experimental and obscure Microsoft BI tools that you might not have seen before, including: Data Explorer from SQL Azure Labs, for self-service ETL in the cloud and in Excel; NodeXL, for graph analysis in Excel; Layerscape, for visualising data on maps using Excel and Microsoft World Wide Telescope; and the Excel Data Mining Addin. It will also show you how to use them alongside more mainstream tools such as PowerPivot and Analysis Services.

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Published Date: November 30, 2012
Presented By: Chris Webb




Video: WMV (ZIP) (no longer available)