Business Intelligence Solutions with ESRI & Bing Maps Ricky Brundritt EMEA Bing Maps Technology Solution Professional Microsoft
ESRI & Microsoft • ESRI & Microsoft have been partners since 1986 • ArcGIS built using Microsoft Technology • ESRI has designed their products to work with; - Microsoft Windows Server - .NET Framework - Microsoft SQL Server - Microsoft Bing Maps - Microsoft Office SharePoint Service - Microsoft Windows Mobile
Why use Bing Maps with ESRI Products? • Bing Maps offers: - Rich up to date Aerial Imagery - A cleaner road map style designed for emphasizing GIS data - Geocoding and Routing functionality • Bing Maps is already tightly integrated with ArcGIS • Bing Maps does not replace ESRI ArcGIS, it adds value to it.
Bing Maps Global Ortho Project • Largest Imagery Capture Project in History • Capturing 12M SQ KM of imagery at 30cm resolution • To be completed June 2012 • Covers all of the USA and Western Europe • 9.17M SQ KM captured so far • 5M SQ KM already published to Bing Maps so far • 2 year refresh cycle planned for major cities • Birdseye Imagery being captured at the same time for many areas
BI Visualization Business DriversWhy spend the time on “cool” BI dashboards? - They’re cool! - Eye Candy - Compelling to the end-user - Keeps business users engaged - Encourages data exploration - Improve BI Application & Database ROI - Access important data quickly in small area (Sparkline) - Make it easier to make better decisions
What tool should I use and when? SSRS PerformancePoint SSASDiagrams Scorecards Gauges ExplorationSparklines Value Based Grids Graphs