The popular STEP BY STEP approach provides hands-on guidance to beginning-level programmers and those new to SQL Server 2005. A sequential, learn-by-doing tutorial, this book covers key features and techniques of Analysis Services to help programmers harness the full power of SQL Server 2005. The companion CD includes data sets and sample code.
Key Book Benefits:
• Delivers step-by-step instruction about how to install, enable, envision, create, and share analytical models based on SQL Server 2005 data stores
• Provides hands-on exercises that help develop proficiency quickly—based on data stores and examples provided on the enclosed CD
• Features expertise from Hitachi Consulting, which creates specialized SQL Server–based data solutions for corporate customers
• STEP BY STEP is ideal for anyone with a basic understanding of SQL Server
About the Author
Reed Jacobson is a senior architect in Hitachi Consulting’s Business Intelligence practice. He has authored several training courses and books, including Microsoft SQL Server 2000 Analysis Services Step by Step.
Stacia Misner manages the development of training solutions for business intelligence and enterprise reporting at Hitachi Consulting. She’s written numerous books, including Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Reporting Services Step by Step.
Hitachi Consulting, a division of Hitachi Ltd., is a global business and IT consulting firm serving Fortune 2000 companies. It is a leader in developing corporate training and custom solutions for Reporting Services