Microsoft Data Analytics Inspiration Day, 9 november

Sted: Microsoft, Lysaker torg 45
Adresse: Lysaker Torg 45, Lysaker, Norge - Se kart
Tid: 09.11.2015, kl. 11/4/15 09:00 - kl. 11/4/15 16:00
Pris: 500,-

Microsoft Data Analytics Inspiration Day.

1-day seminar with Peter Myers plus Microsoft and NextBridge analytics experts.

With the increasing variety and velocity of data growing on a daily basis, data specialists are under increasing pressure to deliver instant and usable insight to gain a competitive advantage for their organisation. Attending this one-day event will allow you to get a running start on understanding the extensive innovations Microsoft is delivering around data that will empower your business with the tools you need to quickly uncover business insights and make smarter business decisions.

The technologies covered ranges from Microsoft’s recently released Cortana Analytics and IoT Suite, to analytics and visualization solutions like PowerBI and DataZen.

Level 200 – Intermediate (attendees may require some familiarity)

Påmelding HER.

Practical information:

  • Date: 9.November
  • Seminar time: 09.00-16.00
  • Course location Microsoft, Lysaker torg 45, 1366 Lysaker – 1.etasje – Auditorium

Speaker Peter Myers:

Peter Myers has worked with Microsoft database and development products since 1997. Today he specializes in all Microsoft Business Intelligence products and provides mentoring, technical training, and training course content authoring for SQL Server, Office and SharePoint. He has a broad business background supported by a Bachelor’s degree in applied economics and accounting, and he extends this with solid experience backed by current MCSE certifications. He has been a SQL Server MVP since 2007. He is the author of the Power BI training course.


  • Partner: analytics consultants and sellers.
  • Customers: all Senior Managers who are interested in learning how they can lead their companies future strategy based on real-world data business analytics solutions – now and into the future.




09.00-10.00: Big Data & Data Management

Speaker : Trond Brande, Microsoft
Tecnhology covered: Azure Data Lake, Azure SQL Data warehouse, Azure HDInsight, Azure Data Factory, Azure Data Catalog

Learn how to build a data lake and then leverage Hadoop or elastic data warehouse technologies to deliver your big data solutions. Learn how to leverage data source discovery and orchestrate and manage data transformations and movements to given you control of your data estate.

10.10-11.10 : Advanced Analytics

Speaker: Peter Myers, Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP)
Tecnhology covered: Azure ML, Cortana Analytics Suite

Learn how the Azure Machine Learning service in the cloud lets you easily build, deploy, and share advanced analytics solutions – for example a predictive model.

11.40-12.40: Visualisation and Data Discovery

Speaker: Peter Myers, Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP)
Tecnhology covered: PowerBI

Learn how to bring your data to life with PowerBI by connecting and transforming your data into insight. Visually explore and create stunning interactive reports and see all your data through a single pane of glass with live dashboards.

12.50-13.50 : Mobile BI and Visualisation for SQL Server

Speaker : Martin Keseler Barland, Nextbridge
Tecnhology covered: DataZen

Microsoft acquired Datazen earlier in 2015 – Datazen are an innovator in mobile business intelligence and data visualization for SQL Server. Learn how Datazen products are optimized for SQL Server and the overall Microsoft platform, enabling rich, interactive data visualization and KPIs on all major mobile platforms.

14.00-15.00: Internet of Things

Speaker: Peter Myers, Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP)
Tecnhology covered: IoT Suite, Azure Event Hub, Azure Notification Hub, Azure Stream Analytics, PowerBI

Learn how to capture real time data from sensors to deliver insight across an IoT solution. Leverage Azure Event Hub and Stream Analytics to collect and process sensor data and visualise in PowerBI.

15.10-16.00: Modern Data Platform

Speaker: Jon Jahren, Microsoft
Tecnhology covered: SQL Server 2005 (End of Support), SQL Server 2014, SQL Server 2016

On April 12, 2016, support for SQL Server 2005 ends. In the decade since SQL Server 2005 launched, businesses technology needs have changed dramatically. Learn about the advancements in our ‘data platform’ to meet and exceed the expectations of our customers, starting with SQL 2014 and then taking a look and the impressive value built into the next version of Microsoft’s database engine, SQL 2016. Get insights also into what the migration process can look like.

Addresse: Lysaker Torg 45, Lysaker, Norge

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