Advanced Data Visualisation in Reporting Services 2012
As a report creator and designer, it's your role to make the message of the data come alive for data consumers and decision-makers. This requires a balance between conveying the 'truth' of the data across to the target audience, in addition to making the report look interesting that it will draw people's attentions in the first place.
Reporting Services is one of the most widely-used Business Intelligence products within the Microsoft stack. Come to this session to pick up some tips and tricks for advanced reporting writing, that is also in accordance with thinking by Data Visualisation gurus such as Stephen Few and Edward Tufte.
This session will cover more advanced and less well-known features of reporting services in order to provide you with some interesting ideas and insights for your next reporting project.
Jen Stirrup, Microsoft Data Platform MVP, and PASS Director-At-Large, is a well-known Business Intelligence and Data Visualization expert, author, data strategist, and community advocate who has been peer-recognized as one of the top 100 most global influential tweeters on Big Data topics. Jen spearheads the PASS Business Analytics Portfolio, which culminates in the PASS Business Analytics portfolio in San Jose each year.
Jen has presented at TechEd North America and Europe, PASS Summit, SQLBits, Hadoop Summit 2015, Data Culture Days and SQLSaturday events in Europe and the US.
She also was awarded PASS' prestigious PASSion Award in 2012.