PASS Business Analytics Conference Keynote Day #1

Really interesting perspective on BI with the powerpoint example- yes, it ultimately boils down to simplifying the knowledge. Thank you for introducing two new tools to your data enthusiast readers like me- Data Explorer and Geo Flow. Looking forward to learn more through your series of blogs on PASS Business Analytics Conf. ’13 this week!

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In this post, I’ll summarize the PASS Business Analytics Conference’s Keynote Day #1:

The structure of the Keynote:

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One of the NEW challenges that Data Pros face today is complexity involved in building a BI solution. Following slides nicely represent the challenge from the Tools standpoint:

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Image Courtesy: https://twitter.com/SQLGal/status/322342662013321216

Microsoft’s Goal is to SIMPLIFY the above situation

NEW Tools:

> Data Explorer (Excel add-in)

> Power View in Excel 2013

> Geo Flow

Key Take away from the demo’s was:

Power View is a great tool that you could use to extract insights from data.

E.g. Insights about Music Charts from Germany:

Now combine the power of Power View…

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