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Microsoft Practice Development Playbook Enterprise Mobility Security
Focused on Enterprise Mobility + Security? The goal of this playbook is to help our customers understand what they need to do to accelerate and optimize their EMS-focused practice. In this playbook, we'll point to resources that our customers should be aware of and provide valuable information on driving new revenue opportunities, strategies for...
Todays Innovative Businesses Focusing on What Matters Most Infographic
Innovation is the name of the game today. Why let redundant, repetitive tasks stand in the way when #Office365 provides business-process automation to handle them for you? Microsoft Forms lets your customers gather valuable information through surveys, quizzes, and polls. With Microsoft Flow, they can create automated workflows between apps and ...
Data Analytics Around the World with Azure - Infographic
Azure App Service allows you to quickly build, deploy, and scale enterprise-grade web, mobile, and API apps on any platform. Azure Active Directory ensures that you meet rigorous performance, scalability, security, and compliance requirements. With the ability to easily add SSL certificates, single sign-on verification, and identity service inte...
How big data analytics provide personalized customer experience
Big data itself is a huge chunk of meaningless data, until it is analyzed and crunched into structured sets. Yet, the process of analyzing this meaningless data to reveal patterns, trends, and associations, especially relating to human behavior and interactions, could be the next gold mine for your company. It's no wonder the big data analytics ...
Broadclyst School--Online Dining
In this clip, Ataira Analytics Inc learns how Office 365 with Microsoft Forms supports high-tech consensus building in Broadclyst School's dining hall. By entering immediate feedback into a Forms survey after each meal, students provide data for Forms to analyze and deliver results that inform kitchen food orders and menu design. Contact us--w...
Predicting ocean chemistry using Microsoft Azure
  Taylor Shellfish, a company that farms oysters in ocean waters off the coast of Washington, uses Azure to provide them with insights into the chemical levels of the ocean to predict the needs of the upcoming season. Once the season starts, Azure helps them monitor massive amounts of incoming data, offering the ability to adjust to chang...
Accelerate your business with the right online meeting solution - Infographic
Never underestimate the power of collaboration. When your customers can bring up to 250 participants together--with a single click, from any device--great ideas and winning strategies are the result. #Office365 features Skype for Business, a complete online meeting solution with audio, video, and web conferencing. Attendees can record their meet...
10 Ways to Build a Strong Team
Learn about 10 strategies for improving communication across your teams. This infographic explains how open communication can improve company culture and competitiveness. Read More...
Realizing The Potential Of Big Data And Analytics
It's not what you know. It's what you do with what you know. That's something companies worldwide will be learning--for better or worse--in the coming year when it comes to big data. This article contains some tips as you assemble your strategic big data plan. Read More...
Broadclyst School--Communicating with Skype
  In this new clip, Ataira Analytics Inc. shows how Microsoft Office 365 with Skype for Business facilitates real-time communication and collaboration among student teams across geographies. Skype's video-conferencing and group-calling features support the Broadclyst School's curriculum and enhance pupil engagement, but that's not all....
Intelligent cloud computing lifts villages out of water poverty
A research team is using Azure to track groundwater levels in impoverished communities by tracking the data from hand-pumped wells in the region to monitor aquifer health and devise ways to deliver improved well performance across the area. To handle data transmitted by multiple nodes, cloud-based computing is essential. The ease of porting ...
Office 365 Empowers a School to Take a Different Approach
  In this clip, Ataira Analytics Inc. takes a look at how technology is transforming learning and preparing students for the future at Broadclyst School. Microsoft Office 365 and devices form the foundation for a rich curriculum that teaches children important skills they'll need as they enter the workforce and move through life. Let us s...
Office 365 Propels Turbine Test Services to New Heights
In this video Ataira Analytics Inc. takes a look at how Microsoft Office 365 helps small business owner Scott Naucler and his three employees work better together - giving him time to pursue his passion for the wind, at work and in life. Contact us today to find out how we can help you do the same.
BI Collaboration for SharePoint Power BI Groups Video Demo
New version and pricing for +BI Collaboration! Automatically add all of your Power BI items in your work space and groups to your SharePoint lists Send notifications to your group and team members about dashboards, reports, and documents with state and priority Add tasks and follow up actions for your Power BI and document library items Add pub...
Power BI Premium Announces Support for Larger Datasets
Power BI Premium now supports datasets of up to 10gb, up from 1gb. The Power BI Premium large models documentation provides additional best practices and guidance for deploying models larger than 1 GB The Power BI Premium whitepaper provide a high-level overview of Power BI Premium and our vision The Power BI Premium admin document...
7 Minute Read – Why You Should Be Using Static Pool Analysis for Performance Based Analytics
Static pool or “vintage” analysis has long been used by the financial services industry to evaluate lifetime losses of lending pools and provide, to an extent, the probability of future trends of expected losses. The term “vintage” is sometimes used as an analogy to the wine industry and the rating or quality of wines based on their harvest year....
The Basics of Business Intelligence
What is Business Intelligence?  Business intelligence is the applied business and technical science of delivering data to decision makers that enables strategic and tactical decision making. In short, it delivers the right data to the right people at the right time. Business Intelligence is a cohesive prescriptive organizational methodology,...
 7 Minute Read – Don’t Forget About the 5th Perspective in Your Balanced Scorecard
File these thoughts under another thing to keep business executives up at night. Are you tracking the right key performance indicators for your organization? We’re all familiar with the Balanced Scorecard introduced by Kaplan and Norton in the 90’s for tracking objectives. It is simply a tool used to evaluate, define, track and improve core busin...
Embedding a Power BI Report in SharePoint using PerformancePoint
Instructions and walk through for embedding a Power BI report in SharePoint using PerformancePoint. This video uses the embed feature from Power BI to help you display your Power BI reports in SharePoint.
5 Challenges in Business Intelligence and How to Solve Them
Ever wondered what a well-planned and deployed business intelligence project can do for your business without all the challenges? By now if you’re not aggressively mining your data you’re not only leaving money on the table, you’re falling behind your competitors. Looking for basic aberrations and trends in data for sales, marketing, operations and...
Creating an SSRS Report in SharePoint 2013 from Excel Services
This video will walk through the steps for creating a SSRS Report with Report Builder 3.0 in SharePoint 2013 from Excel Services.
  Creating a PowerView Dashboard in SharePoint 2013 from Excel PowerPivot 2013
This video will walk through the steps for creating a PowerView dashboard in SharePoint 2013 using Excel 2013 and PowerPivot.