Author: Mark Gschwind, DesignMind
San Francisco, CA
Master Data Services has had a major upgrade in SQL Server 2012. BI Consultant Mark Gschwind will take you through the new Excel interface, the new Silverlight look and feel, and integration improvements.
Knowing how to use this tool can be a valuable addition to your repertoire as a BI professional, allowing you to address data quality and other challenges.
Mark will demo the product, show how to create a model, add columns and rows, manage security, and create hierarchies. He'll demo the new Excel interface and discuss how to allow you to manage master data yourself. He'll touch on how to integrate with a DW, migrating from Dev to Production.
You will learn:
How to let users manage dimensions and hierarchies for your DW
How to create workflows to improve data quality in your DW
Tips from real-life implementations to help you achieve a successful implementation
Mark Gschwind, Partner at DesignMind, is an expert on data warehousing, OLAP, and ERP migration. He has authored three enterprise data warehouses and over 80 OLAP cubes for 46 clients in a wide range of industries. Mark has certifications in SQL Server and Oracle Essbase.