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Data Storytelling and Business Intelligence in SQL Server 2017

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SQL Server 2017 extends Business Intelligence tools from previous versions. This is an exciting time for the Business Intelligence Professional, with new tools for the Data Visualization toolbox including R, Python and Power BI. In this session, we will have an overview of these tools and learn 'what to use, when' so that you have a blueprint for your Business Intelligence strategy, using SQL Server 2017 as the supporting technology.

Takeaways:
- SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) has been given the love it deserves
- Learn the latest about SSRS and Power BI
- See the new capabilities for SQL Server Analysis Services

Join this session to get the inside scoop on SQL Server 2017 from the Business Intelligence perspective.

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Data Storytelling and Business Intelligence in SQL Server 2017

  1. 1. SQL Saturday Cork Welcome to Cork Data Storytelling for Business Intelligence with SQL Server 2017
  2. 2. Where is the data coming from?
  3. 3. 2025 Opportunity Space Data: McKinsey
  4. 4. BIModel BI The practice of managing two separate, coherent modes of business intelligence and analytics delivery: Stability Agility
  5. 5. Analysis Services Multidimensional and Tabular
  6. 6. Analysis Services – in perspective 1996 1998 2000 2001 2003 2005 2008 2012 2014 PowerPivot for Excel 2010 “Vertipaq” Tabular Model xVelocity, In-Memory 2011
  7. 7. Power Pivot vs Tabular Scalability Manageability Security Development Toolchain More info http://bit.ly/1wMqRP2 Credit, Microsoft Virtual Academy, https://mva.microsoft.com/en-us/training-courses/implementing-tabular-data-models-8441?l=sn9y00Vz_1904984382
  8. 8. Multidimensional vs Tabular Data Source Model Size Scripting / Language Model Features Programmability Security Credit, Microsoft Virtual Academy, https://mva.microsoft.com/en-us/training-courses/implementing-tabular-data-models-8441?l=sn9y00Vz_1904984382
  9. 9. BISM Normalizer Visual Studio Extension aimed at source control and model management workflows for Azure Analysis Services and SQL Server Analysis Services Enabling the adoption of DevOps processes for tabular models, BISM Normalizer bridges the gap between self-service and IT-owned “corporate BI”.
  10. 10. Github  Azure Analysis Services and SQL Server Analysis Services community repository on Github
  11. 11. BISM Normalizer
  12. 12. QueryMemoryLimit  The settable value of 1 to 100 is a percentage. Above that, it’s in bytes. The default value of 0 means not specified and no limit is applied.  Azure Analysis Services only  Latest Version of SSMS only
  13. 13. Rowset SerializationLimit This property limits the number of rows returned in a rowset to clients Azure Analysis Services only It applies to both DAX and MDX.
  14. 14. Reporting Services Report Creation, Connectivity, Design, Output
  15. 15. Learning = ∆Knowledge
  16. 16. “to fully understand the insights, If it takes significant effort then the honesty of the visualization - ShiSh Shridhar is questionable.
  17. 17. SSRS - Data Driven Power BI – Subscription Embed Embed R R data set visualizationEmail alerts (SharePoint mode Mobile scenario Pin to Power BI Pro only) REPORT DELIVERY DESTINATIONS Email File share SharePoint Power BI Custom REPORT VIEWING (PCs, mobile) Web browsers Power BI Mobile Custom apps/LOB REPORT SERVER Processing and rendering Scheduling and delivery
  18. 18.  Server components that execute reports  Get data from data source  Render report to a certain target format (e.g. PDF, Excel, HTML, etc.)  Web portal for managing reports  Management tasks (upload report, schedule report execution, etc.)  Trigger report execution incl. interaction (drill down, links between reports, etc.)  SharePoint integration  API  Web services  URL-based API  .NET components for WinForms and ASP.NET What is SSRS?
  19. 19. 5 • • • Techniques to beautiful and actionable data insights Enrich your data - R and External script for R language Understand Statistics - Sum, Avg, Min and Max are boring! Know graph tools - Leverage the best of SSRS (and Power BI) tools with R and learn R third party software for visualization as powerful (Shiny, Plotly) • • Master story telling - Use visualizations to emphasize on your story Enable users – Self-service, mobile BI and intelligent alerting
  20. 20. Adventure Works Sample File for SQL Server 2016 CTP3 - http://bit.ly/1TVfDBv 5 Golden Rules of Data Visualization - http://bit.ly/1TVfDBv The Data Visualisation Catalogue - http://bit.ly/1hGUJEf What’s New in Reporting Services (SSRS) - http://bit.ly/1UcDgbx SQL Server R Services - http://bit.ly/1UcDgbx Creating Power BI Visuals using R - http://bit.ly/1UcCJqa Data Driven Subscriptions in SSRS - http://bit.ly/1XTH2tv Reporting Services Data Alerts - http://bit.ly/1WNADR3
  21. 21. SQL Server Reporting Services News Report Creation Report Connectivity Report Design Report Output
  22. 22. Report Creation You can add comments to reports within the web portal of a report server Annotate a snapshot of a tile, report, or visual from the Power BI mobile app for iOS and Android devices.
  23. 23. Report Connectivity mobile reports can connect to on- premises SQL Server Analysis Services multidimensional data mobile reports can connect to on- premises SQL Server Analysis Services tabular data
  24. 24. Report Output Charts, gauges, maps and images can be pinned to a Power BI dashboard When you have pinned your SSRS report item to a Power BI dashboard, Reporting Services manages the subscription
  25. 25. Report Output SSRS can produce PowerPoint output in the Report Builder, Report Designer (SSDT) and the SSRS web portal Send the SSRS output to the PowerPoint rendering extension selecting the PPTX format for subscription output Use the SSRS URL access to render and export
  26. 26. Reporting Services Futures Reporting Services integration with SharePoint is no longer available after SQL Server 2016 Only Native mode from now on Integrate Native mode in SharePoint
  27. 27. Invoke SSIS package executions within ADF pipelines  Stored Procedure activity used in ADF invoke SSIS packages in ADF.  Create a linked service to connect to Azure SQL Database (DB) server hosting their catalog of SSIS projects (SSISDB) and T-SQL script to invoke stored procedures in SSISDB that create, configure, and start SSIS package executions  First class Execute SSIS Package into the ADF pipeline  Select Azure-SSIS Integration Runtime (IR) to execute package  Specify path to deployed package in SSIDB Reference: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/data-factory/how-to-invoke-ssis-package-ssis-activity.
  28. 28. Monitor Pipelines in SSMS  Schedule SSIS package executions on Azure-SSIS IR  Triggering runs of ADF pipelines that contain Execute SSIS Package activities.  Modernize your ETL (Extract – Transform – Load) workflows  Group SSIS activities with other activities such as Web activities with webhooks  splicing/injecting built-in SSIS connectors, tasks, and data transformations within ADF pipelines  custom/Open Source/3rd party components
  29. 29. Power BI News June 2018 News
  30. 30. Dashboard Themes Theming is an extension to the existing report theming feature on Desktop A theme file is a JSON file that includes all the colours you want use for your dashboard. You can upload a theme file using the Upload JSON theme button on top of the pane.
  31. 31. Questions?
  32. 32. Thank You!
  33. 33. Thanks to our Sponsors

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