WCI Consulting Presents…The Most Common Questions in Business Intelligence

We sourced our support archives and pulled some of the most common questions we get from our clients. In this three part webinar series, we answer questions that can apply to any Business Intelligence user.

The topics covered include: security, data servicesdashboards, and more!

Watch now to discover how to be a better BI user and improve you Business Intelligence knowledge.

The Most Common Questions in Business Intelligence – Part 3

The final part of the 3 Part webinar series covers:

  • Web Intelligence
  • Conditionals
  • Alerters
  • Drilling
  • Drill – Down
  • Linking
  • Input Controls

The Most Common Questions in Business Intelligence – Part 2

The 2nd part of the 3 Part webinar series covers:

  • Controlling query row and execution times using Information Designer Tool, Universe Designer Tool, and Web Intelligence
  • The purpose of implementing these controls to ensure stability in the BO environment

The Most Common Questions in Business Intelligence – Part 1

The 1st part of this 3 Part webinar series covers:

  • Managing, sorting and ‘if’ statements in SAP Web Intelligence
  • Creating prompts in the Information Design Tool
  • Importing and viewing data via Query as a Web Service in Dashboard Designer

Watch as WCI reviews general topics including Promotion Management and how to handle user security in the Launchpad for SAP BusinessObjects 4.1. Learn about what else is new in the 4.1 upgrade: watch videos.

Thinking about an upgrade for your current SAP Business Objects environment?

Don’t commit without first getting a free BOBJ upgrade assessment from WCI!

Video Guide: Creating a Map in Power BI from Excel Data

Watch this Microsoft Power BI map tutorial to find out how to take data from Microsoft Excel and map it in Power BI.

If you have any further questions about Power BI or other business intelligence tools, contact us below to discuss how we can help.

WCI Data Solutions Named Advanced Partner in the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Partner Network (APN)

WCI Data Solutions has met demanding certification prerequisites on technical and business levels to get Advanced Consulting Partner status in the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Partner Network (APN). Focusing on providing services related to strategy, migration and management of data, this continuing relationship with AWS is a testament to WCI’s commitment to innovation in a world that has embraced moving their data into the cloud.

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WCI Data Solutions, a leader in data management and data strategy consulting, is pleased to be named Advanced Consulting Partner for the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Partner Network (APN). This exclusive tier of partnership is reserved for AWS partners with significant technical knowledge of the AWS platform. To qualify for this tier, partners must demonstrate their technical capabilities in the AWS ecosystem and provide comprehensive references for their competences.

“We are excited to be a part of the Advanced tier in the Amazon Partner Network as we can see that cloud services are exactly what our market is trending towards,” explains Marty Carney, CEO of WCI. “We know that our reputation amongst clients is that we are the go-to for all things data and innovation, so as the market moves their data to the cloud, we want to be able to showcase our demonstrated abilities and maximize value for our clients.”

As an Advanced Partner in the APN, WCI Data Solutions provides clients with help in designing, architecting, building, migrating and managing their data and applications on the AWS cloud platform. This enables customers to focus on their business first and depend on WCI for the certified and assured technical expertise regarding AWS tools. With this new level of certification, WCI has gained access to further resources and training to support thorough analysis of a company’s current state of data management, cloud transition planning and AWS services management.

“At the end of last year, AWS announced that the majority of Fortune 500 companies and over 90 percent of Fortune 100 companies utilize APN Partner solutions and services,” said Chris Hagans, COO at WCI. “For us this means that the ability to provide valuable consulting services in AWS is paramount to our clients. AWS is what the market is looking for and WCI is certifiably proud to offer our skills. My team worked hard to get the Advanced Certification and we’re excited to see how AWS helps our clients.”

WCI has worked with clients in various industries that are continuously requesting pathways for cloud transitions due to the cost savings and ease of scalability that AWS offers. “AWS is the best fit for any business because it scales to only what you need and can be adjusted quickly as a business grows. AWS has allowed our clients to attain their data management goals, while saving money on infrastructure.” describes Hagans.

About WCI Data Solutions: 
Headquartered in Dallas, Texas, WCI Data Solutions has focused on providing clients with industry-leading data strategy since 1998. Their services apply the most effective and appropriate solutions to help organizations turn data into valuable business information. WCI also specializes in seeing through convoluted systems to make sense of data in a way that’s best for the clients’ business needs. By focusing on the leading vendors in data analytics, business intelligence and data management WCI ensures that the clients’ business has access to the right plan to achieve the results that they want.

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Tableau to MySQL Connection on AWS

Are you looking to connect Tableau to an AWS (Amazon Web Services) RDS (Amazon Relational Database Service) instance?

This video shows you how to connect to a MySQL AWS RDS instance from the Tableau Desktop. Amazon Relational Database Service (Amazon RDS) makes it easy to set up, operate, and scale a relational database in the cloud. It provides cost-efficient and resizable capacity while automating time-consuming administration tasks such as hardware provisioning, database setup, patching and backups.

Beyond the AWS Tutorials

If you’re stuck and need help in all things Amazon Web Services you’ve come to the right place. WCI has been in the business of getting data to decision makers since 1998 so we really know our stuff. Check out our AWS Consulting page for more information.

Also, if you have any suggestions for a tutorial video give us a shout on the contact us page to share your thoughts, we’re always looking for new ideas!

Power BI to RDS MySQL Connection on AWS

Are you looking to connect Microsoft Power BI to an AWS (Amazon Web Services) RDS (Amazon Relational Database Service) instance?

This video shows you how to connect to a MySql AWS RDS instance from the Power BI Desktop. Amazon Relational Database Service (Amazon RDS) makes it easy to set up, operate, and scale a relational database in the cloud. It provides cost-efficient and resizable capacity while automating time-consuming administration tasks such as hardware provisioning, database setup, patching and backups.

Beyond the AWS Tutorials

If you’re stuck and need help in all things Amazon Web Services you’ve come to the right place. WCI has been in the business of getting data to decision makers since 1998 so we really know our stuff. Check out our AWS Consulting page or Power BI Consulting page for more information.

Also, if you have any suggestions for a tutorial video give us a shout on the contact us page to share your thoughts, we’re always looking for new ideas!

Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Watch this space for more of WCI’s AWS tutorials.

Beyond the AWS Tutorials

If you’re stuck and need help in all things Amazon Web Services or Microsoft Power BI, you’ve come to the right place. WCI has been in the business of getting data to decision makers since 1998 so we really know our stuff. Check out our AWS Consulting or Power BI Consulting pages for more information.

Also, if you have any suggestions for a tutorial video give us a shout on the contact us page to share your thoughts, we’re always looking for new ideas!

Power BI to PostgreSQL Connection on AWS

Are you looking to connect Microsoft Power BI to a PostgreSQL AWS (Amazon Web Services) RDS (Amazon Relational Database Service) instance?

This video shows you how to connect to a PostgreSQL AWS RDS instance from the Power BI Desktop. Amazon Relational Database Service (Amazon RDS) makes it easy to set up, operate, and scale a relational database in the cloud. It provides cost-efficient and resizable capacity while automating time-consuming administration tasks such as hardware provisioning, database setup, patching and backups.

Beyond the AWS Tutorials

If you’re stuck and need help in all things Amazon Web Services you’ve come to the right place. WCI has been in the business of getting data to decision makers since 1998 so we really know our stuff. Check out our AWS Consulting page for more information.

Also, if you have any suggestions for a tutorial video give us a shout on the contact us page to share your thoughts, we’re always looking for new ideas!