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Pro SQL Server 2012 BI Solutions by Caryn Mason, Randal Root

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CHAPTER 1

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Business Intelligence Solutions

Business intelligence (BI) solutions are all the buzz as of late, and BI developers are highly sought after. Considering the amount of data that needs to be tracked to run a business successfully, it is no wonder. When an employee has been with a company for 20 years, how will management be notified? Perhaps staffing is suffering because of vacation trends or sales need to be tracked after targeted advertising. Maybe product preordering for a sales event needs to be estimated, or who sold what and when needs to be documented for an upcoming contest.

There is no end to how much data needs to be managed, ...

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