Sunday, April 24, 2011

Singapore SQL Server User Group on 28th April


Welcome to SQL Server User Group Singapore. Following are details of this months meeting on 28th April at Microsoft.


Introduction to Business Intelligence – Renaud/Michael will deliver the details of Decision support process , needs and BI From Business needs to Business Intelligence Solutions, The "Boss"questions, Applied Example, Real life project demo

What’s new in SSRS 2008 R2?– SSRS 2008 R2 is a minor version upgrade from SSRS 2008, however, there are many features which are very useful to aid in the development of reports using SSRS. Come and join me about a whirlwind tour about the various features in SSRS 2008 R2.

Date: April 28th, 2011
Time: 7:00PM – 9:00 PM
Registration starts at 6:30 PM
Venue: NTUC Building 22CF-12, Microsoft Office One Marina Boulevard

Speaker profile:
Renaud HARDUIN is ESSILOR European IT Singapore Developement Service Manager, in Singapore (ESSILOR ITSS / 38 people / 6 teams). He is in charge of Europe IT Development Team and support for various Business Support. Renaud is is MVP on SQL/BI since 2005

Michael LABASTIDA is ESSILOR BI Technical Leader & BI Expert In charge of one of the major BI ESSILOR Project in ESSILOR ITSS.

Alvin Lau is your average Joe in the application space and is a large advocate of .NET technologies since 2005. In his spare time, he runs SGDOTNET, a Singapore-based .NET user group, and loves to share his experience and knowledge. His area of interests includes ASP.Net, Agile development, SharePoint and Microsoft BI.

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Please confirm your attendance by sending email to SGSQL@LIVE.COM

See you there on 28th April, 2010



Thursday, April 21, 2011

Designing Cubes for Performance by Stacia Misner


If you are a SQL Server BI developer, who wants to enhance his/her skills on Cube performances then please click on below links to view presentation & recordings of session given by MVP Stacia Misner.

I am sure this will be really helpful.

Enjoy & Happy Learning

Follow this link for the details:

Click here to download Slides

Friday, April 15, 2011

Stairway to SSRS Part 1-> SSRS in Flash


If you are interested in learning about SSRS (SQL Server Reporting Services) then have a look at this article. This article from Jessica Moss (SQL Server MVP) shows how we can get started in SSRS.

We can learn following from this article:
  • What is SQL Server Reporting Services?
  • What can we do with SSRS reports?
  • What components does SSRS use?
To read complete article, click here.
Happy Learning