Microsoft® PowerPivot for Excel® 2010: Give Your Data Meaning

Microsoft® PowerPivot for Excel® 2010: Give Your Data Meaning
Published:October 05, 2010Language:English
Author:Marco Russo and Alberto FerrariTechnology:Microsoft Excel 2010
Length:416 PagesISBN 13:9780735640580

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About The BookTransform your skills, data, and business—with the power user’s guide to PowerPivot for Excel.

Extend your data-analysis skills—and increase your impact—by creating your own business intelligence solutions, right from Excel. No programming required! Guided by two business intelligence experts, you’ll learn how to use the PowerPivot add-in to manipulate millions of rows of data—for critical new business insights and on-the-job results.

Build your own business intelligence solutions with PowerPivot!

  • Apply what you know about Excel formulas to DAX, the PowerPivot language

  • Quickly import, sort, and filter massive data sets

  • Master the fundamentals of data modeling and working with patterns

  • Simplify year-to-date, closing balance, and other date-driven computations

  • Calculate ratios, ranking, standard deviation, and Pareto analyses

  • Express PowerPivot data in sophisticated PivotTables, reports, and charts

  • Easily share—and update—your solutions through Microsoft SharePoint
  • About Marco Russo and Alberto FerrariMarco Russo and Alberto Ferrari specialize in developing complex business intelligence solutions using Microsoft technologies, and have been working with PowerPivot since its first beta. They run an international training and consulting firm, speak at a variety of technology conferences, and are coauthors of Expert Cube Development with Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Analysis Services.
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