Tabular Models: Easier & Faster Than Cubes; Really?
The future of data analysis is the new, in-memory xVelocity Tabular analytic engine but is this new product ready for enterprise solutions? Is it easier to build Tabular models than multidimensional cubes in SQL Server 2012? Maybe… It depends on what you need to do. Is it faster? Heck, yea. Taking off the Microsoft BI marketing hat, let’s take a tabular journey together and learn some lessons from the first generation of real, enterprise-scale solutions: The Good, the Bad, the Ugly and the Beautiful.
Attendee URL: https://www.livemeeting.com/cc/usergroups/join?id=Q5BM85&role=attend
Paul Turley is a Mentor with SolidQ and a Microsoft SQL Server MVP. He consults, writes, speaks, teaches & blogs about business intelligence and reporting solutions. He works with companies around the world to visualize and deliver critical information to make informed business decisions. He is a Director of the Oregon SQL PASS chapter & user group, the lead author of Professional SQL Server 2012 Reporting Services and 11 other titles from Wrox & Microsoft Press. He blogs at SqlServerBiBlog.com.
6:30PM - 6:45PM - Meet, Greet and Eat - Thank you to our sponsor TEK Systems
6:45PM - 6:50PM - Meeting Announcements
6:50PM - 8:15PM - Presentation
8:15PM - 8:30PM - Q & A and Wrapup