5:30 pm: Dinner and networking with fellow CBIG members
6:00 pm: Intro & "Spotlight Sponsor" presentation from Mariner
6:15 pm: Presentation by Joe Dib, Data Solutions Practice Manager, Cardinal Solutions
Topic: Overview of BI in SQL Server 2012
Description: A tour of SQL Server 2012 looking at different areas pertinent to Business Intelligence. This is a high level overview with some demonstrations. This session is perfect for managers and/or developers. We will also discuss how Microsoft tools of Excel, SharePoint, and SQL Server form the complete BI offering for self-service BI solutions and/or enterprise-wide BI platform.
About CBIG: The Charlotte BI Group (http://www.charbigroup.com) is a technical user group focused on Business Intelligence topics. As a member, you will learn about development, configuration & administration of the Microsoft BI stack + related toolsets. From time to time we'll also cover other important BI skills like analysis, requirements, usability, and testing. Our meetings will approach learning in a casual, fun & social way. You'll be given lots of opportunities to get to know fellow BI, SQL Server, and Data Analyst professionals in the area.
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Charlotte BI Group
The Charlotte BI Group is a technical user group focused on Business Intelligence topics.
As a member, you will learn about Business Intelligence best practices, recommended architectures, design patterns, development platforms and techniques, as well as administration and configuration topics with an emphasis on the Microsoft BI stack and related toolsets.
Our meetings will approach learning in a casual, fun and social way. You'll be given opportunities to get to know fellow BI and SQL Server professionals in the area. We'll also do our best to keep you informed about local happenings in the technical community.