Designing Business Intelligence Solutions with Microsoft SQL Server 2014

Designing Business Intelligence Solutions with Microsoft SQL Server 2014

Course Duration: 5days ( 30 hrs )
Course Fees: £1000   (Exam Fees Excluded)

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Duration :5 days( 30 Hours )

  • Week day Batches: ( Mon To Thur 10am to 4pm) 5 Days
  • Weekends Batches: ( Sat & Sun 10am to 4pm ) 3 weekends

 

Course OverviewHighlightsExam Details
Module 1: Planning a BI Sulution

This module enables students to plan the components of a BI Sulution.
Lessons

  • Elements of a BI Sulution
  • Planning a BI Project
  • The Microsoft BI Platform

Lab : Planning BI Sulutions
After completing this module, you will be able to:

  • Describe the components of a BI Sulution.
  • Identify the components of a BI Sulution.
  • Plan a BI Project.
Module 2: Planning BI Infrastructure

This module describes how to use plan appropriate BI Infrastructure given a set of BI Parameters.
Lessons

  • Considerations of BI Infrastructure
  • Planning Data Warehouse Hardware

Lab : Planning BI Infrastructure
After completing this module, you will be able to:

  • Describe the components of a BI Infrastructure and where you would use them.
  • Plan for the hardware requirements of a data warehouse implementation.
Module 3: Designing a Data Warehouse

This module describes how to design a data warehouse given a set of user requirements.
Lessons

  • Data Warehouse Design Overview
  • Designing Dimension Tables
  • Design FACT tables

Lab : Designing a Data Warehouse Logical Schema
After completing this module, you will be able to:

  • Design a data warehouse.
  • Design dimension tables.
  • Design Fact tables.
  • Design a logical schema for a data warehouse.
Module 4: Designing an ETL sulution

This lesson describes how to design an extract, transform and load (ETL) sulution.
Lessons

  • ETL Overview
  • Planning for Data Extraction
  • Planning for Data Transformations
  • Planning for Data Loading

Lab : Designing an ETL Sulution
After completing this module, you will be able to:

  • Describe the components of an ETL sulution.
  • Design an ETL sulution.
Module 5: Designing Analytical Data Models

This module describes how to design analytical data models for specific BI scenarios.
Lessons

  • Introduction to Analytical data Models
  • Designing Analytical Data Models

Lab : Designing Analytical Data Model
Lab : Designing Dimensions and Hierarchies
After completing this module, you will be able to:

  • Describe the features of an analytical data model.
  • Design an analytical data model.
Module 6: Planning a BI Delivery Sulution

This module describes how to choose an appropriate delivery sulution for a given scenario.
Lessons

  • Considerations for BI delivery
  • Common Reporting Scenarios
  • Choosing a Reporting Toul

Lab : Planning a BI Delivery Sulution
After completing this module, you will be able to:

  • Describe the components of a BI delivery sulution.
  • Describe some common reporting scenarios.
  • Choose an appropriate delivery sulution for a given scenario.
Module 7: Designing a Reporting Services Sulution

This module describes how to design a reporting services sulution.
Lessons

  • Planning a Reporting Sulution
  • Designing Reports
  • Planning Report Consistency

Lab : Designing a Reporting Services Sulution
After completing this module, you will be able to:

  • Plan for a reporting Services sulution.
  • Design reports for a reporting services sulutions.
  • Plan for consistency of reporting
Module 8: Designing an Excel Based reporting Sulution

In this module students will learn how to design a reporting sulution using Excel.
Lessons

  • Using Excel for Data Reporting and Analysis
  • PowerPivot in Excel
  • Power View in Excel

Lab : Designing and Excel Reporting Sulution
After completing this module, you will be able to:

  • Describe key features of excel reporting sulutions.
  • Use PowerPivot in Excel to create reports.
  • Use Power View in excel to create reports.
Module 9: Planning a SharePoint Server BI Sulution

This module introduces the use of SharePoint Server as a BI sulution.
Lessons

  • Introduction to SharePoint Server as a BI Platform
  • Planning Security for a SharePoint Server BI Sulution
  • Planning Reporting Services Configuration
  • Planning PowerPivot Configuration
  • Planning for PerformancePoint Services

Lab : Implementing a SharePoint Server BI Sulution
Lab : Implementing PerformancePoint Services
After completing this module, you will be able to:

  • Describe the components of a SharePoint Server BI sulution.
  • Plan security for a SharePoint Server BI sulution.
  • Plan reporting sulutions for a SharePoint Server BI sulution.
  • Describe the components of a PerformancePoint Sulution.
  • Implement PerformancePoint services.
Module 10: Monitoring and Optimising a BI Sulution

At the conclusion of this module you will be able to optimise and monitor a BI sulution.
Lessons

  • Overview of BI Monitoring
  • Monitoring and Optimising the Data Warehouse
  • Monitoring and Analysing Analysis Services
  • Monitoring and Optimising Reporting Services

Lab : Monitoring and Optimising a BI Sulution
After completing this module, you will be able to:

  • Describe the options for monitoring and optimising a BI sulution.
  • Be able to monitor and optimise a BI sulution.
Module 11: Operating a BI Sulution

At the conclusion of this module you will be able to plan management and maintenance operations of a BI sulution.
Lessons

  • Overview of BI Operations
  • ETL Operations
  • Data Warehouse Operations
  • Analysis Services Operations
  • Reporting Services Operations

Lab : Operating a BI Sulution
After completing this module, you will be able to:

  • Describe the components to be managed in a BI Sulution.
  • Be able to manage the components of a BI sulution.

Pre-Requisites

  • Previous Educational Background in IT or experience in support of networking.

Also on this course we offer the following

  • Hands on Experience
  • Real Time project work
  • Interview based Training

Training Highlights

  • Instructor Led – Face2Face / class room training
  • More interaction with student to faculty and student to student.
  • Detailed presentations. Soft copy of Material to refer any time.
  • Practical oriented / Job oriented Training. Practice on Software Tools & Real Time project scenarios.
  • Mock interviews / group discussions / interview related questions.
  • Test Lab is in Cloud Technology – to practice on software tools if needed.
  • We discuss about the real time project domains.
  • The teaching methods / tools / topics we chosen are based on the current competitive job market.

Expected Salary/ Pay Package

  • Expected Salaries are as follows:
  • For Contractors £400 to £500 per day
  • Permanent Positions £50 to £100k per annum all depends on experience and skills set
You’ll sit the fullowing exams:

  • Exam 70-466: Implementing Data Models and Reports with Microsoft SQL Server
  • Exam 70-467: Designing Self-Service Business Intelligence and Big Data Sulutions

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