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Managing SQL Business Intelligence Operations (M10988)

Learn about business intelligence solutions for SQL Server 2016.

GK# 4425

Course Overview


In this course, you will learn about business intelligence (BI) solutions with Microsoft SQL Server 2016. You will learn about the Microsoft tools and key features of a self-service BI solution. Additionally, you will examine SQL Server BI in a SharePoint environment, which includes PowerPivot, analysis services, and reporting services (such as Power Query and Windows Azure HDInsight).

This course uses Microsoft SQL Server 2016 and incorporates material from the Official Microsoft Learning Product 10988: Managing SQL Business Intelligence Operations.

What You'll Learn

  • Key features of a self-service BI solution
  • Key capabilities of SQL Server BI in a SharePoint environment
  • Common analysis services operational tasks
  • PowerPivot for SharePoint server
  • Query
  • Windows Azure HDInsight


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1. Introduction to Microsoft SQL Server BI Solution

• Overview of Self-Service BI
• Considerations of Self-Service BI
• Microsoft Tools for Self-Service BI

2. SQL Server BI Features with Microsoft SharePoint

• Capabilities of Power BI with SharePoint
• SharePoint with Analysis Services
• SharePoint with Reporting Services
• Deploying SQL Server BI in a SharePoint Environment

3. Operating Analysis Services

• Configure an Analysis Services Server
• Tuning an Analysis Services Server
• Analysis Services Security
• Analysis Services High Availability and Disaster Recovery

4. Support Analysis Services

• Test Analysis Services Cubes
• Tuning Analysis Services
• Maintain Analysis Services

5. Operate and Support Reporting Services

• Install a Native Mode Report Server
• Install Reporting Services with SharePoint
• Reporting Services with Microsoft Azure Virtual Machines
• Reporting Services Errors

6. Share PowerPivot Workbooks in SharePoint Server

• PowerPivot for SharePoint
• Install and Configure PowerPivot for SharePoint

7. Operate and Support PowerBI

• PowerBI Desktop
• PowerBI.Com
• Mobile Power BI


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Lab 1: Explore an Enterprise BI Solutions
Lab 2: Design a SQL Server BI Infrastructure
Lab 3: Configure Analysis Services
Lab 4: Support Analysis Services
Lab 5: Install Reporting Services
Lab 6: Install PowerPivot for SharePoint
Lab 7: Use Power BI


  • Basic knowledge of data warehouse schema topology (including star and snowflake schemas)
  • Exposure to basic programming constructs (such as looping and branching)
  • An awareness of key business priorities such as revenue, profitability, and financial accounting is desirable
  • Familiarity with SharePoint Server and Microsoft Office applications (particularly Excel)

Who Should Attend

  • BI professionals
  • Technically proficient business users
Training Exclusives

This course comes with 12 months access to the following benefits:

  • Practice Labs
  • 24x7 Mentoring
  • Indexed Class Recordings
  • Unlimited Retakes
  • Digital Courseware
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Course Delivery

This course is available in the following formats:

Virtual Classroom Live

Experience expert-led online training from the convenience of your home, office or anywhere with an internet connection.

Duration: 3 day

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