Getting Started with a PerformancePoint Service Application

Before building a PerformancePoint Service application, a few initial setup steps are required. The first step of setting up is to configure the web application to use PerformancePoint Services. Chapter 1, “Introducing SharePoint 2010,” talks about the services-oriented architecture, and how services can be enabled only where and when they are needed. One of these services is PerformancePoint Services.


To configure a PerformancePoint Service application, you must have SharePoint Server 2010 Enterprise installed and configured. Neither SharePoint Foundation 2010 nor SharePoint Server 2010 Standard offers the PerformancePoint Service application.

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