Month: May 2012

Use PowerShell to Back Up System State Prior to Making Changes

Did you know you can use PowerShell to back up the system state? Understanding the Computer Restore cmdlets One of the easiest ways to ensure system reliability is to create a restore point prior to making potentially damaging changes. In this way, if a problem arises, it is rather simple to roll back the changes….

PowerPivot Client/Server Architecture

PowerPivot is a powerful data mashup and data exploration tool based on xVelocity in-memory technologies providing unmatched analytical performance to process billions of rows at the speed of thought….

Business Intelligence in SharePoint Server 2010

Business intelligence is the delivery of accurate, useful information to the appropriate decision makers within the necessary timeframe to support effective decision making. Microsoft SQL Server 2005, 2008 and 2008 R2 provides a storage and management foundation for business data, and a set of reporting and analysis tools. Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 provides controlled access…