Tag Archives: Power View

Telling stories with data

Microsoft came a long way when they created Power View- one of the things I thought was most useful about it was its ability to help tell a story with data. Not only could you take people through your insights … Continue reading

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Power View in Excel 2013 and SharePoint 2013

Yesterday I blogged about the new BI features that will be in Excel 2013- one of them being Power View. He’s some more detail, particularly about what’s coming in Power View in the next version. link It looks like you’ll … Continue reading

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Excel 2013: Improved BI a good thing?

Microsoft look to be getting pretty serious about using Excel as a self-service BI tool, with the promised features in Excel 2013 advertised here http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/bi/Products/OfficePreview.aspx PowerPivot is going to be incorporated into Excel itself (rather than being an add-in), and … Continue reading

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Upgrading from SQL Server 2012 RC0 to RTM

If you installed SQL Server 2012 RC0, your evaluation may have expired, or may be doing so shortly. So you’ll likely be wanting to upgrade to RTM- and you might run into a few problems along the way. That was … Continue reading

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Data Governance and SQL Server 2012 webinar available to stream

Are you interested in Data Governanance, and how some of the features of SQL Server 2012 can help with Information Management concerns as well as provide great BI? Then check out the streaming video of IPL’s recent webinar (featuring yours … Continue reading

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Power View gains capabilities for SQL Server 2012 RC0

SQL Server 2012 RC0 is now available for download, and here is a useful post summarising all the lovely new features that have been added since CTP3.

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Power (View) to the people

I’ve blogged about the introduction of Power View at my IPL blog here

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