Tag Archives: business intelligence

Video: Going Hardcore on your Business Intelligence with Power BI


Microsoft has recently announced Power BI is now becoming generally available (GA). It’s a great time to start exploring some of the advanced functionality Power BI offers. In this session Adam Cogan will quickly bring you up-to-speed with Power BI, then get straight into the cool stuff. You’ll feel the fire of the Power BI Desktop App, connecting to data sources, building a data model and publishing the end result to PowerBI.com.

Adam will also talk about what your organization should be doing now… how to create custom content packs, the developer options and how to extend Power BI beyond what ships in the box.

With the recent acquisition of Datazen by Microsoft a new product comes into the mix, Adam will take you through the features and how it fits into the BI roadmap.

SQL SERVER – The Why of BIML – Notes from the Field #051


SQL SERVER – The Why of BIML – Notes from the Field #051

This is a 51th episode of Notes from the Field series. In one of the earlier blog post we discussed about BIML and lots of people asked what is actually BIML and why one should use it. If you have been reading this blog, when it is about BI, I always take help from LinchPin People who are BI experts. I requested Reeves from LinchiPin people to help me answer this unique question.

In this episode of the Notes from the Field series database expert Reeves Smith explains The WHY of BIML. Read the experience of Reeves in his own words.

Informatica Developer at Pleasanton, CA – 1+ year Contract


Role : Informatica Developer
Location: Pleasanton, CA
Duration: 1+ year Contract

Note: Send your resume at kdinesh@prokarma.com or you can also reach me at (402) 905 9212. Please share or like this post.

• Participate in managing code and configurations for multiple environments, release management process, creating and maintaining environment configurations and controls, code integrity and work closely with platform team
• Ability to coordinate across teams, working closely with peers to ensure the appropriate focus and sense of urgency is applied to all production issues
• Work with third party suppliers and vendors for support, upgrades and implementations
• Serve as a mentor to junior level associates who will provide backup in your absence
• Provide assistance in root cause analysis for service interruptions
• Interface with and provide technical leadership to others in the IT division and business to address ongoing business needs
• Document the application infrastructure and teach/share with others as necessary
• Participation in projects; providing work estimates, partnering with others to design and execute on projects that enhance system availability or application capabilities

Informatica Architect at Pleasanton, CA – 1+ year Contract


Role: Informatica Architect
Location: Pleasanton, CA
Duration: 1+ year Contract

Note: Send me your resume at kdinesh@prokarma.com or you can also reach me at (402) 905 9212. Please share or like this post.

  • Architecture and Technology is Core Competency
  • Experience in Architecture Assessment, Capacity Planning, System Architecture Design for High Availability and Load Balancing/Grid Configuration of Informatica
  • Experience in implementing Large Informatica solutions
  • Part of Projects which have created Enterprise Data Integration Hubs using Informatica (across departments, and subject areas)
  • Experience in architecting and implementing real time data integration solutions
  • Experience in parsing and integrating semi-structured/unstructured data sources
  • Excellent Documentation skills
  • Excellent Presentation skills
  • Excellent Client Facing skills