Business Intelligence (BI) Solutions Development Course

This course is intended for business intelligence (BI) developers who focus on developing SQL Data models.

Note: This course will be regularly updated.

What you’ll learn

  • Design a multidimensional business intelligence (BI) semantic model.
  • Create a multidimensional database by using Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS).
  • Design and implement dimensions in a cube.
  • Implement measures and measure groups in a cube.
  • Design a multidimensional business intelligence (BI) semantic model.
  • Design a tabular BI semantic model.
  • Develop queries using Multidimensional Expressions (MDX) and Data Analysis Expressions (DAX).
  • Configure and maintain SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS).

Course Content

  • Welcome –> 1 lecture • 3min.
  • Getting started with course –> 11 lectures • 1hr 28min.
  • Designing a tabular BI semantic model –> 8 lectures • 1hr 2min.
  • Developing queries using MDX and DAX –> 12 lectures • 1hr 48min.
  • Configure and maintain SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS) –> 18 lectures • 2hr 16min.
  • Course Summary –> 1 lecture • 1min.

Business Intelligence (BI) Solutions Development Course

Requirements

  • A PC.
  • Internet Access.

Note: This course will be regularly updated.

To succeed in today’s transforming business world, organizations need business intelligence capabilities to make smarter decisions faster than ever before. This course is an entry-level guide that will get you up and running with data modeling, visualization, and analytical techniques from scratch. It is intended for business intelligence developers responsible for the design and development of Business Intelligence content as well as managers, architects and administrators who oversee Business Intelligence projects and deployments.

You’ll find this course handy if you want to get well-versed with the extensive Business Intelligence ecosystem. BI developers will learn how to create sustainable and impactful Business Intelligence datasets, reports, and dashboards. This includes connecting to data sources, shaping and enhancing source data, and developing an analytical data model. You’ll start by covering the basics of business intelligence and installing Business Intelligence. You’ll then learn the wide range of Business Intelligence features to unlock business insights. As you progress, the course will take you through how to use Power Query to ingest, cleanse, and shape your data, and use Business Intelligence DAX to create simple to complex calculations. You’ll also be able to add a variety of interactive visualizations to your reports to bring your data to life. Finally, you’ll gain hands-on experience in creating visually stunning reports that speak to business decision makers, and see how you can securely share these reports and collaborate with others.

At the end of this course, you’ll be ready to create simple, yet effective, BI reports and dashboards using the latest features of Business Intelligence.