SQL & BI

This is a blog around all topics related to Data Management (SQL & BI). I hope to provide updates from Microsoft, info on the marketplace, what the competition are up to, Partner activity and anything that I see that might be of interest to others!

August, 2006

  • "Microsoft may have multicore price edge"

    An interesting article on InfoWorld. Analysts believe that Microsoft may have multicore price edge as we continue to charge per processor for software, not per core. "Microsoft Corp. could have an early advantage over competitors IBM Corp. and Oracle...
  • So who am I?

    Guess I should introduce myself! I am a Channel Development Manager in Microsoft UK, focused on the Data Management solution. This includes Microsoft SQL Server & our Business Intelligence solution. I am responsible for Channel Capacity and Channel...
  • Business Intelligence Goes Mainstream (VARBusiness)

    VARBusiness recently covered the emergence of BI based on a survey conducted by the publication. Microsoft was ranked highest against the pure play vendors. This is a big win and a great example of Microsoft’s BI momentum. ...
  • Microsoft Expands BI Product Line

    If you are interested in Microsoft's new performance-management offering, Microsoft Office PerformancePoint Server 2007, and our approach to the business intelligence stack - take a look at this. This new application expands our growing line of BI...