After putting a stable application in production, we needed some reporting on what was being created in our environment. Our licenses included Power BI, so that choice was easy although we didn’t have any previous experience building reports. Data import Before you can build a report, you need to import your data into Power BI.… READ MORE
A company’s intranet portal is directly correlated with revenue in today’s digital marketplace, making companies bend over backward to understand analytics and optimize their portals. Intranet reporting was once the poor cousin of website analytics, but today it is a critical element of any large organization’s digital workplace strategy that you need to understand. This… READ MORE
Learn the process of Measurement, Analysis & Reporting of your SharePoint Internet, Intranet & Extranet Sites This session will provide site owners either in marketing or IT with greater insight into what behaviour should be tracked and reported on to optimise those sites. Attendees will learn best practices for reporting on SharePoint 2010 and 2013 sites,… READ MORE
Central to your SharePoint governance planning activities should be understanding what is happening within your SharePoint environment. Before you organize, you need to identify the actors and key use cases of your system, assessing and prioritizing team requirements, and figuring out measurements and monitoring of current systems — and your ongoing efforts. Your governance strategy should be reviewed and updated based on changing data, and based on any risks that you identify so that you can create policies that secure and protect, but are also flexible enough to meet the growing demands of your organization to collaborate. To accomplish this, you need a plan for reporting.
The key to managing SharePoint is having visibility into what is happening within the system, and being able to make informed decisions based on data, both real-time and historical. Reporting is a vital element of a sound Governance strategy and plan, and should provide you with information and intelligence at each level of your SharePoint… READ MORE
With the release of SQL 2012, Reporting Services got a remake specifically for SharePoint 2010. Reporting Services can now be configured as a service application specifically to allow for scaling within your infrastructure. To enable this in SharePoint you must first have installed the SharePoint component from SQL 2012. You can find this by running the installer for SQL and selecting the following: