SQL Server Business Intelligence | Microsoft SQL 2008 R2
The self-service business intelligence features in SQL Server 2008 R2 will give our subject matter experts the tools they need to create their own dynamic reports.
SQL Server 2008 R2 and SharePoint Better Together
Designed as part of the world’s most popular business productivity suite, Microsoft Business Intelligence is designed to empower business users through the familiar tools they already know how to use today. End users can create their own reports and analysis and easily share and collaborate with their colleagues. Meanwhile, Microsoft Business Intelligence is designed with IT manageability and cost effectiveness in mind, allowing for better management of critical data assets across diverse systems to ensure the integrity of information, spanning the desktop, datacenter, and cloud.
- Enable users to analyze millions of rows of data at lightning-fast speed by using PowerPivot for Excel
- Manage self-service reporting solutions in Microsoft SharePoint Server
- Accelerate report creation and simplify collaboration and management
- Rely on feature-rich, powerful, and easy-to-use online analytical processing (OLAP) and data-mining capabilities
Business Intelligence supports the following services: