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Christophe Cosme
Consultant

Christophe Cosme has more than 22 years of experience in architecture, development and implementation of IT solutions including 17 years in the Business Intelligence area as well as 10 years of experience working with the Microsoft SQL Server Business Intelligence suite. His experience and qualifications cover project management, business analysis, functional and technical requirements. His expertise also includes the implementation of IT solutions in national as well as international organizations. Christophe Cosme is Expert in MS SQL Server DB Engine, SSIS, SSAS, SSRS and PowerBI. Prior to joining dbi services, Christophe Cosme was Solution Lead Business Intelligence Diabetes Care at Hoffmann-La-Roche Ltd in Basel . He also worked as Senior Manager Head of Business Intelligence for Swiss International Airlines Ltd. Christophe Cosme holds a Master's degree in Engineering, Automation from the IT– ENSISA (F). His branch-related experience covers pharmaceuticals, IT and the airline sector.
Christophe Cosme

Pass Summit – dbi visit day 4 (2)

By | Business Intelligence, Entreprise content management | No Comments

Power BI 5 top custom visuals The development of Power BI itself is fast. But, the means to represent data is too. I mean there are constantly new Power BI custom visuals developed by the community and Microsoft. You can develop your own custom visuals and publish them on the marketplace for your organization or the whole community. Tips : check if the visuals are certified, meaning they have been tested on the different Power…

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Pass summit – day 4

By | Big Data, Business Intelligence, Cloud, Database Administration & Monitoring, Development & Performance | No Comments

Optimizing Multi-Billion Row Tables in Tabular in 2018   I wanted to attend the session moderated by Marco Russo to see his approach of optimizing performance in Tabular model The first thing to understand is how the data is stored and organized in a Tabular model. It is of course using the xVelocity in-memory capabilities with the Vertipac column storage layout engine. It organizes the data, compressing  it by column,  in combination with a dictionary…

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Pass summit – dbi visit day 3

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The Microsoft data platform is evolving The third day began with the Keynote help by Rohan Kumar the Corporate Vice President of Azure Data by Microsoft The main message was “Hybrid data platform is the way for the future” and Microsoft is working in this direction. The use of AI and analytic to transform the customer business is also a key driver for the Microsoft data platform, which is building to enable this easily. Rohan…

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Pass summit – dbi visit day 2

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  The Art and Science of Designing Smart Data story This pre-conference session was moderated by Mico Yuk CEO and founder of BI Brainz Mico drove us through the path of BI data visual storytelling and the importance it has to present the data in an attractive way. She warned the session will not be technical at all, I was a bit disappointed about this point, but was curious how she will drive us there….

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Pass summit – dbi visit day 1

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Designing Modern Data and Analytic Solution in Azure After having explained the pros and cons of Azure and the decision drivers for going to an Azure Architecture, some interesting messages were delivered like the decoupling of the storage and compute aspect on Azure, even if some of services still combine both. Another message that we all know but is essential to remind on a regular basis is that cost control is an important aspect. Developers…

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