Zero to Cube in 45 Minutes Fast Track to Analysis Services Development Adam Jorgensen, President – Pragmatic Works Ajorgensen@PragmaticWorks.com
What are We Doing? Agenda What is a cube? Why do we need them? What do they do? • Save babies? – coming in 2011… How do you get one? Just how powerful is it?
Look Familiar? Does your reporting server have days like this?
Cubes to the Rescue! • Looks complicated but it isn’t • Aligns data the way your business works
Why do We Need Them? Take Reporting From This….
Why do We Need Them? To This…….
Best of Both Worlds • Standardize calculations • Centralize KPI’s • Etc… • AD-Hoc Reporting • Users doing their own reports • High performance
How Do You Get it? You already own it!
How Powerful Is It? Demo Time!
Thank You & Where to Find Me Blog: www.BIDN.com Twitter: @Adam_Jorgensen Email: Ajorgensen@pragmaticworks.com