Past Meetup

Birmingham Data Platform - Agile development for BI, and documenting Power BI

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Matthew Boulton College

Jennens Road · Birmingham

How to find us

Collect your name badge at the college main reception and they'll direct you from there to room MB723

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Details

Microsoft Data Platform Group Birmingham - 13th September 2018, 6.15pm

*** Registration on MeetUp required for venue security ***

Session 1: Applying Agile and Behaviour Driven Dev to BI work - with John Mathews

Session 2: Automating SSAS and PowerBI Documentation - Steve Powell
[Please note the changed agenda]

Agenda

6.15pm – 6:30pm Meet & Greet

6:30pm - 7:30pm Applying Agile and Behaviour Driven Dev to BI work - with John Matthews

Transform your BI development process and adopt an agile methodology

7:30pm - 8:00pm Break & Pizza

8:00pm – 9:00pm Documenting the data models in your SSAS and PowerBI Solutions - with Steve Powell

Using Extended Properties you can provide data model documentation directly from your solutions for SSAS and PowerBI files. We will cover how and where you add the properties, how you can access them using PowerShell and how to extract and display them using good old SSRS.

Venue

This session will be held at Matthew Boulton College.

Room: MB114

Address:

Matthew Boulton College
Jennens Road
Birmingham
B4 7PS

https://www.bmet.ac.uk/our-locations/matthew-boulton/find-us/

On site parking is very limited and likely to already be taken by college staff/students. There are several car parks in the area, see Park-O-Pedia for more details:

https://en.parkopedia.co.uk/parking/locations/jennens_road_birmingham_b4_7ps_united_kingdom_gcqdt422cgm/?arriving=201709071700&leaving=201709072130

Other Details

We'll be putting on food for the event, so please do register so we know numbers. If you then can't make it we'd really appreciate it if you'd unregister and/or let us know.

Dress code: relaxed

Event Organiser Contact Details

If you need any further details or have any requests for this or future Data Platform Group events, please contact get in touch.

Alex Whittles
Twitter: @PurpleFrogAlex (https://twitter.com/purplefrogalex)
Email: [masked] ([masked])

Microsoft Data Platform Group - Birmingham
Twitter: @MSDataGroupBrum (https://twitter.com/MSDataGroupBrum)

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