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A SharePoint – Business Analyst? What for?

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Business analysis is becoming a widely accepted and valued position in organizations today, particularly those that are looking for new ways to enhance information systems. Good business analysis allows us to deal effectively with complexity, which in turn enables creativity and innovation.   Quick Reminder of what is SharePoint Microsoft SharePoint is a robust collaboration platform that empowers people to work together. It’s a CMS to share, organize, discover, build and manage projects / data….

 
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Stéphane Haby

SQL Server 2012: First Hotfix for Service Pack 1 available

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This month, Microsoft has released the first hotfix for SQL Server Service Pack 1. Analysis This Hotfix concerns the installation of SQL Server components and Analysis Services. If you have installed the RTM version with Analysis Service and successfully installed Service Pack 1, you may experience problems in the next installation process for other component: The installation freezes and does not finish. Problem Windows Installer tries to repair the installation and then blocks the next…

 
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Stéphane Savorgnano

SQL Server 2012 SP1: First Cumulative Update (CU1) now available

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A couple of days ago (20 November 2012), Microsoft rolled out the first cumulative update (CU1) for SQL Server 2012 Service Pack 1 (SP1). It’s just two weeks after the release of the first Service Pack (SP1) we are talking about here. What this first CU for SQL Server 2012 SP1 features: This CU1 contains 44 hotfixes: 33 for the Engine 3 for SSAS 4 for SSRS 4 for SSIS If you want to have…

 
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Stéphane Haby

SQL Server 2012: SQL Server Data Tools (SSDT) – Schema and Data Comparison

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In my life prior to SQL Server, I worked with Visual Studio Team System (VSTS). The “Schema and Data Comparison” feature of SQL Server 2012 Data Tools is a direct descendant of Visual Studio for Databases Professionnals (aka Data Dude) included in VSTS. What is SQL Server Data Tools? These new tools replace BIDS (Business Intelligence Development Studio). But they are more than just relational database development tools. SQL Server Data Tools (SSDT), code-named Juneau,…

 
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Stéphane Haby

SQL Server 2012: Cumulative Update 3 (CU3) now available

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This week, the third cumulative update was made available on the Microsoft website. What is in this CU for SQL Server 2012? This CU has 36 hotfixes: 25 for the engine 1 for SSAS 4 for SSIS 6 for SSRS To have more information and download it, click here Historic of SQL Server 2012 If you update your SQL Server 2012, you will have a new build version: 11.00.2332 I will give you a quick…

 
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Stéphane Haby

SQL Server 2012: new features for Reporting Services (SSRS)

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I decided to take some times in this cold February’s month to continue this small series. This time, I’m going to speak about Reporting Services (SSRS) and these new features.

Like my other article “SQL Server 2012: New features on Integration Services (SSIS)“, this article presents a summary from new features and enhancements for SQL 2012 Reporting Services.

 
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