Author Archives: Radoslaw Lebkowski

What’s New in PerformancePoint Services SP1

New SP1 for SharePoint 2010 is scheduled for the end of June 2011. Therefore if you want to know what new features/fixes will be available for PPS you can check this on PerformancePoint Services Blog: What’s New in PerformancePoint Services … Continue reading

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Microsoft recognized by Gartner as a Leader in Business Intelligence in 2011

Gartner has published another edition of it’s Magic Quadrant for Business Intelligence market . It’s worth to say that Microsoft is recognized as a strong leader in this area and has made a big step further to the top of … Continue reading

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SQL Server 2008 R2 is now fully supported by SAP

SAP has announced the full General Availability and Unrestricted Support for SQL 2008 R2 as of 16th September 2010.SQL 2008 R2 offers some significant benefits for SAP customers. It’s highly recommended for customers with large systems or Unicode systems to … Continue reading

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Microsoft Codename “Atlanta”– new cloud based service for monitoring MS SQL Server

Microsoft codename “Atlanta” is a new secure cloud service that proactively monitors your Microsoft SQL Server deployments. It helps you avoid configuration problems, reduce downtime, improve performance and efficiency of Microsoft SQL Server. Atlanta cloud service analyzes SQL Server configuration … Continue reading

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Microsoft Moves into Leaders Category on Forrester’s 2010 Enterprise BI Platforms Wave

In the latest Forrester 2010 Enterprise Business Intelligence Platforms Wave Microsoft has moved from Strong Performer into the Leaders Category. The report really captures the heart of Microsoft strategy highlighting the ubiquity of Office and SharePoint as key to Microsoft’s … Continue reading

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PerformancePoint Services not configured properly – common issue

After installing Sharepoint Server 2010, in some cases you can get error, which says that PerformancePoint Services was not configured properly. There could be many reasons of this error, but the most common of them would be that, you haven’t … Continue reading

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PowerPivot reports as a data source for PerformancePoint Services dashboards

One of new features delivered in PerformancePoint Server 2010 is built-in support for PowerPivot reports as a data source. After publishing PowerPivot report on Sharepoint 2010 you can use it to build interactive dashboards using PerformancePoint Services objects such Analytic … Continue reading

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