Ground Zero: Implementing DW and BI from scratch, a deep dive into the steps to success

BI can make a big difference to any organization that collects data on its business processes. Delivering BI often means bringing systems together, organizations together, skill together for improving decision quality for all. The steps and pitfalls for getting it done and achieving the desired results are being presented. With the added benefit of 20/20 hindsight the experience of working a solution from scratch to the CFO dashboard are outlined. SQL Server 2008R2 and the 2012 BI infrastructure in a SharePoint 2013 environment are the technical pieces, however the talk focuses on process and approach.