This SharePoint 2013 training is for the professionals who want to explore the Microsoft data visualizations and learn what can be achieved without the use of code. SharePoint 2013 PerformancePoint, Excel Services, PowerView, PowerPivot, and Report Builder and covered and fused into dashboards.
This course is an updated version of 50561AC.
This training is designed based on the objectives of the course variant 55072A.
Prerequisites for this training
An ideal candidate will have at least one year of experience within a SharePoint environment.
Who should attend this course?
The target audience of this course is Business Analysts, Report Designers, Team Leads, SharePoint Administrators, Business Intelligence Developers, and Project Managers that will be tasked with the implementation, support, management, or training needed to rapidly empower the users to take advantage of the exploding world of Data V.
What you will learn
Why this course may be for you:
You have the infrastructure, but getting reports generated out of I.T. takes too long.
Lack of insight into what has happened is hampering your ability to move forward.
You need or want to use the web browser as your source of information to be as accessible as the internet.
You want to take advantage of the SharePoint deployment to manage the data connections, report objects, dashboards KPI’s, etc.
You need to prototype reports for changing conditions rapidly
You want to move from textual messages to graphical reporting.
You are tasked with implementing Six Sigma-type reports using Visio Data Driven objects.
Your organization wants to implement analysis based on automatically updating data.
You need to implement a “Single Source of The Truth” structure.
You need to understand the effectiveness of the reports and dashboards.
It would help if you understood the available tools and how to determine which is the target audience for those tools.
It would help if you implemented actionable dashboards to allow line managers to take action rapidly.
With Microtek Learning, you’ll receive:
Certified Instructor-led training
Industry Best Trainers
Official Training Course Student Handbook
Pre and Post assessments/evaluations
Collaboration with classmates (not available for a self-paced course)
Real-world knowledge activities and scenarios
Exam scheduling support*
Learn and earn program*
Knowledge acquisition and exam-oriented
Interactive online course.
Support from an approved expert
For Government and Private pricing*
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This module explains how the class will be structured and introduces course materials and additional administrative information.
What does NO Code mean?
How to get the most out of this course
The course setup
What is not covered?
This module explains the concepts of data visualizations.
Data Visualization Fundamentals
The Microsoft Toolsets for Visualizations
Lab: Data Visualizations
Explore the Microsoft Toolsets
This module is an introduction to successful design principles for Dashboard design.
Tables or graphs?
Types of graphs
Key performance indicators
Pitfalls in dashboard design
Lab: Group Review of Design Problems
Design Problem 1
Design Problem 2
Design Problem 3
This module covers the Microsoft Business Intelligence stack including SQL 2012, Extract-Transform-Load, Reporting Services, Tabular Data, Analysis Services and SharePoint 2013.
Microsoft Business intelligence Overview
Business Intelligence in three ways
SQL Integration Services ETL
Master Data Services
Data Quality Services
SharePoint 2013 Business Intelligence
Lab: Tour of the Microsoft Business Intelligence Stack
Run a prepared ETL Package
Create a SQL Server Analysis Services Cube
Create a Tabular Database
Examine Master Data Services
Examine Reporting Services as a native install
Examine Reporting Services as an integrated SharePoint install
The SharePoint 2013 Business Intelligence Template
This module explains Report Builder 3.0 wizards, basics of report design, intermediate reports with report parameters and report expressions, report visualizations including graphs, charts, images, and gauges, advanced reporting including the utilization of maps, interactive reports, Report Parts and subreports.
Introduction to Report Builder 3.0
Report Builder 3.0 Wizards
Report Builder 3.0 Graphics
Lab: Report Builder 3.0
Report Builder Wizards
In this module, we will explore PowerPivot and its analytical capabilities. PowerPivot is a data analysis add-on for Microsoft Excel that allows large amounts of data to be collected, aggregated, and analyzed in one workbook. Sounds powerful? It is! We’ll cover everything you need to know to get you up, running, and analyzing.
Lab: PowerPivot and PowerView
Create a Pivot Table
Create Calculated Columns
Create Calculated Fields
Save to SQL
Create PowerView Reports
Deploy to SharePoint
In this module, we will go over all the new 2013 Excel Services features, and we will explore the core components of Excel Services. We will cover Excel Web Access and its capabilities along with any differences you may encounter in the browser as opposed to the desktop client. There is coverage of the Power View add-in for Excel, and then lastly we will explain the save and share the process and have a look at best practices.
New 2013 Excel Services Features
Excel Web Access (EWA)
What Excel Web Access is Not
Differences in the Browser vs. Desktop
SharePoint Libraries to Store Workbooks
Power View Add-in for Excel
The Save and Share Process
Excel Web App
Lab: SharePoint 2014 Excel Services
Creating a Library to Hold Excel Workbooks
Exploring the Power View Add-in for Excel
Save and Share an Excel Workbook to a SharePoint Document Library
Add an Excel Web App to a Webpage
In this module, we will give you an overview of the new 2013 PerformancePoint Services features. Dashboard Designer is explored along with many of the objects and connections available within.
New 2013 Overview of PerformancePoint Services
Lab: PerformancePoint 2013
PerformancePoint Services Dashboard Designer Introduction and Data Source Configuration
Standard or Blank KPI Demonstration
Leaf KPI Demonstration
Objective KPI Demonstration
PerformancePoint Cascading Filters
Time Intelligence Filters
Scorecards Filtered Using the Wizard
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