20466: Implementing Data Models and Reports with Microsoft SQL Server

Lisboa
05 Nov 2018
a 09 Nov 2018
Laboral

09h30 - 17h30

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The focus of this five-day instructor-led course is on creating managed enterprise BI solutions. It describes how to implement multidimensional and tabular data models, deliver reports with Microsoft SQL Server Reporting Services, create dashboards with Microsoft SharePoint Server PerformancePoint Services, and discover business insights by using data mining.

Note: This course is designed for customers who are interested in learning SQL Server 2012 or SQL Server 2014. It covers the new features in SQL Server 2014, but also the important capabilities across the SQL Server data platform.

After completing this course, students will be able to:

  • Describe the components, architecture, and nature of a BI solution.
  • Create a multidimensional database with Analysis Services.
  • Implement dimensions in a cube.
  • Implement measures and measure groups in a cube.
  • Use MDX Syntax.
  • Customize a cube.
  • Implement a Tabular Data Model in SQL Server Analysis Services.
  • Use DAX to enhance a tabular model.
  • Create reports with Reporting Services.
  • Enhance reports with charts and parameters.
  • Manage report execution and delivery.
  • Implement a dashboard in SharePoint Server with PerformancePoint Services.
  • Use Data Mining for Predictive Analysis.

Pré-Requisitos

At least 2 years’ experience of working with relational databases

Programa

  • Introduction to Business Intelligence and Data Modeling
  • Creating Multidimensional Databases
  • Working with Cubes and Dimensions
  • Working with Measures and Measure Groups
  • Introduction to MDX
  • Enhancing a Cube
  • Implementing an Analysis Services Tabular Data Model
  • Introduction to DAX
  • Implementing Reports with SQL Server Reporting Services
  • Enhancing Reports with SQL Server Reporting Services
  • Managing Report Execution and Delivery
  • Delivering BI with SharePoint PerformancePoint Services
  • Performing Predictive Analysis with Data Mining

Introduction to Business Intelligence and Data Modeling As a SQL Server database professional, you may be required to participate in, or perhaps even lead, a project with the aim of implementing an effective enterprise BI solution. Therefore, it is important that you have a good understanding of the various elements that comprise a BI solution, the business and IT personnel typically involved in a BI project, and the Microsoft products that you can use to implement the solution. After completing this module, you will be able to:

  • Describe the elements of a typical BI solution.
  • Select appropriate Microsoft technologies for a BI solution.
  • Describe key considerations for planning a BI project.

    Creating Multidimensional Databases This module provides an introduction to multidimensional databases and introduces the core components of an Online Analytical Processing (OLAP) cube. After completing this module, you will be able to:

  • Describe the considerations for a multidimensional database
  • Create data sources and data source views
  • Create a cube
  • Implement security in a multidimensional database

  Working with Cubes and Dimensions This module describes how to create and configure dimensions and dimension hierarchies in an Analysis Services multidimensional data model. After completing this module, you will be able to:

  • Configure dimensions
  • Define attribute hierarchies
  • Sort and group attributes

  Working with Measures and Measure Groups This module describes measures and measure groups. It also explains how you can use them to define fact tables and associate dimensions with measures. After completing this module, you will be able to:

  • Configure measures
  • Configure measure groups

    Introduction to MDX This module describes the fundamentals of MDX and explains how to build calculations, such as calculated members and named sets. After completing this module, you will be able to:

  • Describe MDX
  • Add calculations to a cube
  • Describe how to use MDX in client applications

    Enhancing a Cube This module describes how to enhance a cube with Key Performance Indicators (KPIs), actions, perspectives, and translations. After completing this module, you will be able to:

  • Implement Key Performance Indicators
  • Implement Actions
  • Implement Perspectives
  • Implement Translations

    Implementing an Analysis Services Tabular Data Model This module describes Analysis Services tabular data models and explains how to develop a tabular data model using the SQL Server Data Tools for Business Intelligence (BI) add-in for Visual Studio. After completing this module, you will be able to:

  • Describe Analysis Services tabular data model projects
  • Implement an Analysis Services tabular data model
  • Use an Analysis Services tabular data model

    Introduction to DAX This module explains the fundamentals of the DAX language. It also explains how you can use DAX to create calculated columns and measures, and how you can use them in your tabular data models. After completing this module, you will be able to:

  • Describe the fundamentals of DAX
  • Use DAX to create calculated columns and measures

    Implementing Reports with SQL Server Reporting Services This module introduces Microsoft SQL Server Reporting Services and discusses the tools and techniques that a professional BI developer can use to create and publish reports. After completing this module, you will be able to:

  • Describe the key features of Reporting Services
  • Use Report Designer to create a report
  • Group and aggregate data in a report
  • Publish and view a report

    Enhancing Reports with SQL Server Reporting Services This module describes how to enhance a SQL Server reporting Services report with charts and other visualizations, and how to use parameters to filter data in a report. After completing this module, you will be able to:

  • Use charts and other visualizations to show data graphically in a report
  • Use parameters to filter data in a report

    Managing Report Execution and Delivery This module describes how to apply security and report execution settings, and how to create subscriptions to deliver reports. After completing this module, you will be able to:

  • Configure security settings for a report server.
  • Configure report execution settings to optimize performance.
  • Use subscriptions and alerts to automate report and data delivery.
  • Troubleshoot reporting issues

    Delivering BI with SharePoint PerformancePoint Services This module introduces Microsoft SharePoint Server as a platform for BI, and then focuses on building BI dashboards and scorecards with PerformancePoint Services.   After completing this module, you will be able to:

  • Describe SharePoint Server as a BI platform
  • Use PerformancePoint Services to deliver BI functionality
  • Configure PerformancePoint Data Sources
  • Create Reports, Scorecards, and Dashboards

    Performing Predictive Analysis with Data Mining This module introduces data mining, describes how to create a data mining solution, how to validate data mining models, how to use the Data Mining Add-ins for Microsoft Excel, and how to incorporate data mining results into Reporting Services reports. After completing this module, you will be able to:

  • Describe the key data mining concepts and use the Data Mining Add-ins for Excel
  • Create a data mining solution
  • Validate data mining models
  • Use data mining data in a report
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