All things Data Related....

On this site I will be posting entries related to Data platform and analytics that I learn and believe could be valuable learning to others who want insight from their data

February, 2010

  • Looking for a new way to browse the Web instead of just links

    …and if you love Pivot tables in Excel, then you are going to like this tool. Its called GetPivot , and it is from Microsoft Live Labs. It enables you to visually browse the web and then pivot (hence the name) on particular attributes, so for example...
  • Microsoft BI Video

    As part of the BIEB series, a short video of mine explaining Microsoft's BI capability has been published on The Australian newspaper website. Hope you find it informative and quickly summarises the concept of PowerPivot coming out shortly in SQL Server...
  • SQL Server Service Pack Roadmap

    SQL Server 2008 SP2 is scheduled for release in Q3/CY2010. SQL Server 2005 SP4. Yes there is going to be one. Expected release data is in Q4/CY2010. Based on current support volume as well as the fact that SQL Server 2005 will enter into extended support...