A Business Intelligence (BI) Deep-dive into SharePoint 2013

Posted by EPC Group on Mar.10, 2015 3:00 pm

The Business Intelligence Capabilities of SharePoint 2013


Business Intelligence (BI) capabilities in SharePoint 2013 are vast and in many cases are achieved with a combination of SharePoint and Microsoft Office or SharePoint and SQL Server’s capabilities. I have worked with a variety of organizations in presenting SharePoint 2013‘s BI capabilities and have found that it is best done by showing examples rather than speaking in abstract so I have included a larger number of screen shots in this section with brief summaries as I believe this is the best way to get a complete grasp of SharePoint 2013 and Business Intelligence (BI).

The following image details SharePoint’s different tiers of Business Intelligence which include SharePoint, Office and in many cases Excel, as well as SQL Server:

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Topics: Business Intelligence (BI) Business Intelligence Center Excel Services PerformancePoint Services PowerPivot Visio Services

Microsoft Excel Services, PowerPivot, and Power View Deep-dive

Posted by EPC Group on Apr.20, 2015 7:00 am

Excel has more capabilities and relevance in Business Intelligence within SharePoint and Office 365 than any other Microsoft Office program. The following section details some of the wide range of powerful capabilities for reports, score cards, and dashboards, as shown in the image below, which Excel and SharePoint 2013 can deliver to your organization.

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Topics: Business Intelligence (BI) Excel Services Office 365 PowerPivot PowerView SharePoint 2013