About this course:
This five-day instructor-led bootcamp is aimed at database professionals who fulfil a business intelligence (BI) developer role. The bootcamp combines two courses together: MOC #20768 - Developing SQL Data Models and MOC #10990 - Analyzing Data with SQL Server Reporting Services. In addition, the attendees learn more about data mining and machine learning in SQL Server 2016 with R.
This course looks at implementing multidimensional databases by using SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS), and at creating tabular semantic data models for analysis with SSAS. Then it teaches students how to implement a SQL Server 2016 Reporting Services solution for data analysis in an organization. Finally, it introduces the most advanced analytical techniques with data mining and machine learning.
Custom Module 1: Introducing R in SQL Server 2016
R is a free software programming language and software environment for statistical computing, data mining, and graphics. R is extensively supported in SQL Server 2016 suite, in Power BI, and in Azure ML. In order to use it, you have to learn the language. After attending this session, you should be able to write simple R code and use it in the products and services mentioned.