BI in SQL Server 2008 R2: Empowering Business Users

Microsoft SQL Server has been a favorite for years for organizations that want to implement business intelligence (BI) functionality-even in traditionally non-Microsoft shops. Especially since the SQL Server 2005 release, the ROI of a Microsoft solution coupled with the ease of implementation has driven healthy adoption of the DBMS for BI. And the integration of SQL Server 2008 with Microsoft Office, SharePoint Server, and PerformancePoint Services for delivering BI to end users has created an even stronger end-to-end platform.

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