Amit Bansal, a SQL Server MVP from India, is a professional consultant, trainer, speaker & writer on SQL Server (Database Platform & Business Intelligence). He speaks at major summits and conferences of Microsoft worldwide including TechED, MCT Summits, MSDN & TechNet conferences.

Amit is hosting a Webcasts series - SQL Server 2008 Business Intelligence – with three Webcasts  spread over a week. Register for the online sessions for free, and spread the word to your network.


Create a cube

November 9, 2009 | 1500 – 1630 | Add to Calendar

Whether you are a Database Developer or a Database Administrator, it is high time that you climb the ladder and know what multidimensional data is all about. In this webcast, Amit Bansal will show how to create a simple cube using SQL Server 2008 Analysis Services. You will learn the basics of Data warehousing, OLAP database and cube development.

Extract data from the cube

November 11, 2009 | 1500 – 1630 | Add to Calendar

In this webcast, you will learn how to extract multidimensional data from the cube, once the cube is ready. Amit Bansal will show you various tools and techniques to extract data from the cube using Excel 2007, SQL Server Reporting Services & MDX scripting.


Learn MDX scripting

November 13, 2009 | 1500 – 1630 | Add to Calendar

Everyone wants to learn MDX scripting. Start here !!! In this webcast, Amit Bansal will teach you the basics of MDX scripting. You shall get a very strong conceptual understanding of MDX scripting and will be able to write basic MDX queries using SQL Server 2008 Management Studio.


You can also register at the Microsoft India Webcasts page.