Microsoft - MCITP Business Intelligence Developer 2008

Duration

Duration:

Just 2 Days

Method

Method:

Classroom / Online / Hybrid

Next date

Next date:

26/9/2022 (Monday)

Overview

Microsoft Certified IT Professional: Business Intelligence Developer 2008 demonstrates that you can design analysis solutions, data transformations, and reports. Business intelligence developers design and implement multi-dimensional database models (logical and physical), data marts, data warehousing, data transforms, data analytics, and reporting solutions. This includes programming and customizing servers that use Multidimensional Expressions (MDX), customer transforms, and custom reporting solutions. Business intelligence developers are typically employed by mid- to large-sized organisations.

This two-day course is suitable for IT professionals who design and plan business intelligence (BI) solutions by using Microsoft SQL Server 2008 tools.

The new generation of Microsoft certifications

The MCITP: Business Intelligence Developer 2008 credential is part of the new generation of Microsoft certifications, which separates validation of technology and professional skills, providing a more relevant, flexible, and cost-effective way to validate core technical, professional, and architectural skills.

Four reasons why you should sit your Business Intelligence 2008 course with Firebrand Training

  1. You'll be Business Intelligence 2008 trained and certified faster. Learn more on this 2-day accelerated course. You'll get at least 12 hours a day of quality learning time in a distraction-free environment
  2. Your Business Intelligence 2008 course is all-inclusive. One simple price covers all course materials, exams, accommodation and meals – so you can focus on learning
  3. Pass Business Intelligence 2008 first time or train again for free. Your expert instructor will deliver our unique accelerated learning methods, allowing you to learn faster and be in the best possible position to pass first time. In the unlikely event that you don't, it's covered by your Certification Guarantee
  4. Study Business Intelligence 2008 with an award-winning training provider. We've won the Learning and Performance Institute's "Training Company of the Year" three times. Firebrand is your fastest way to learn, with 125.505 students saving more than one million hours since 2001

Benefits

What are the benefits of a Microsoft MCITP Business Intelligence Developer 2008 certification

For HR managers, a Microsoft MCITP Business Intelligence Developer 2008 certification is particularly important because it allows them to more easily identify the skills that an individual possesses. When a company has employees that possess certain skills, it can garner a competitive advantage when seeking to attract customers. A Microsoft MCITP Business Intelligence Developer 2008 can also contribute to increased productivity.

Individuals

  • Overwhelmingly, individuals with a Microsoft MCITP Business Intelligence Developer 2008 have an advanced level of knowledge, expertise and skill, and command more professional credibility.
  • Individual students may receive college credits to utilize tuition reimbursement programs for their IT training or to complete college coursework.

Human Resources

  • Employer-funded training and certification programs are a key to retaining skilled staff. Career development and advancement opportunities employee turnover.
  • Microsoft MCITP Business Intelligence Developer 2008 certification Training Programs provide benchmarks for hiring and promotion decisions by accurately assessing technical skills.
  • For-certification training programs maximize educational investments through immediate validation of skills.

Microsoft certification affords special membership benefits

  • Technical information, product information and exclusive discounts on products and services through a secured section of the Microsoft website.
  • Microsoft logos and certificate for your personal promotion to clients or potential employers.
  • Invitations to Microsoft conferences and other educational opportunities.

Other accelerated training providers rely heavily on lecture and independent self-testing and study.

Effective technical instruction must be highly varied and interactive to keep attention levels high, promote camaraderie and teamwork between the students and instructor, and solidify knowledge through hands-on learning.

Firebrand Training provides instruction to meet every learning need, including

  • Intensive group instruction
  • One-on-one instruction attention
  • Hands-on labs
  • Lab partner and group exercises
  • Question and answer drills
  • Independent study

Curriculum

During the course, delegates will learn how to design and manage reporting environments, design and deploy Integration Services packages, design an Analysis Services database, design data mining models, administer a BI Solution and design a BI architecture.

  • Design control flow
  • Design data flow
  • Plan the deployment of SSIS packages
  • Design the configuration file for an SSIS package
  • Design a logging and auditing strategy
  • Design report architecture
  • Design a data acquisition strategy
  • Define a report parameter strategy
  • Design a report layout
  • Design reports by using Report Builder
  • Manage a report environment
  • Design a mining model and structure
  • Design cube architecture
  • Design for international implementation
  • Design a data source view
  • Design perspectives
  • Design and create business-driven Multidimensional Expressions (MDX) calculations
  • Analyze cube performance
  • Design a mining model and structure
  • Design strategies for staging data for mining
  • Select a strategy for visualizing data mining results
  • Select data mining algorithms
  • Refine testing models
  • Maintain server health
  • Select a subscription strategy
  • Manage integration services
  • Design a backup strategy
  • Plan and manage upgrades
  • Plan and manage reporting services configuration
  • Design integration between data visualization components
  • Design the data warehouse
  • Plan for scalability
  • Plan for performance
  • Manage team development issues
  • Plan the configuration of a primary data source
  • Design a security strategy

Exam Track

You'll sit the following exam:

Exam 70-452: PRO: Designing a Business Intelligence Infrastructure Using Microsoft SQL Server 2008

What's Included

Included:

  • MCTS Self-Placed Training Kit (Exam 70-448): Microsoft SQL Server 2008 - Business Intelligence Development and Maintenance - Book/CD Package ISBN: 9780735626362

Microsoft Official Curriculum

  • MOC 6234 AK - Implementing and Maintaining Microsoft® SQL Server™ 2008 Analysis Services
  • MOC 6235 AK - Implementing and Maintaining Microsoft® SQL Server™ 2008 Integration Services
  • MOC 6236 AK - Implementing and Maintaining Microsoft® SQL Server™ 2008 Reporting Services

Your accelerated course includes:

  • Accommodation *
  • Meals, unlimited snacks, beverages, tea and coffee *
  • On-site exams **
  • Exam vouchers **
  • Practice tests **
  • Certification Guarantee ***
  • Courseware
  • Up-to 12 hours of instructor-led training each day
  • 24-hour lab access
  • Digital courseware **
  • * For residential training only. Doesn't apply for online courses
  • ** Some exceptions apply. Please refer to the Exam Track or speak with our experts
  • *** Pass first time or train again free (just pay for accommodation, exams and incidental costs)

Prerequisites

Candidates for this certification are professionals who work in an enterprise-level organization and are designing, developing, optimizing, maintaining, and supporting SQL Server based BI environment.

Are you ready to get certified in record time?

We interview all applicants for the course on their technical background, degrees and certifications held, and general suitability. If you get through this screening process, it means you stand a great chance of passing.

Firebrand Training is an immersive training environment. You must be committed to the course. The above prerequisites are guidelines, but many students with less experience have other background or traits that have enabled their success in accelerated training through Firebrand Training.

If you have any doubts as to whether you meet the pre-requisites please call (0)8 52 50 01 66 and speak to one of our enrolment consultants, who can help you with a training plan.

Reviews

We've currently trained 125.505 students in 12 years. We asked them all to review our Accelerated Learning. Currently,
96,59% have said Firebrand exceeded their expectations:

"Firebrand said that failure was not an option, and they fulfilled on that."
I.E. (12/9/2011 (Monday) to 14/9/2011 (Wednesday))

"The MCITP SQL Server Business Intelligence instructor, was deeply knowledgeable about everything even slightly related to the course and was excellent in his delivery of the material. There is no doubt I can attribute my success to his teaching. I chose Firebrand Training because of previous good experience and also price was negotiated within my budget. "
Ralph Carter. (5/3/2010 (Friday) to 7/3/2010 (Sunday))

"Firebrand said that failure was not an option, and they fulfilled on that."
I.E. (12/9/2011 (Monday) to 14/9/2011 (Wednesday))

"The MCITP SQL Server Business Intelligence instructor, was deeply knowledgeable about everything even slightly related to the course and was excellent in his delivery of the material. There is no doubt I can attribute my success to his teaching. I chose Firebrand Training because of previous good experience and also price was negotiated within my budget. "
Ralph Carter. (5/3/2010 (Friday) to 7/3/2010 (Sunday))

"Great Instructor with amazing knowledge and very kind and helpful."
Jawad Mirza, icaew. (2/8/2022 (Tuesday) to 5/8/2022 (Friday))

Course Dates

Start

Finish

Status

Location

Book now

23/5/2022 (Monday)

24/5/2022 (Tuesday)

Finished - Leave feedback

-

 

26/9/2022 (Monday)

27/9/2022 (Tuesday)

Wait list

Nationwide

 

7/11/2022 (Monday)

8/11/2022 (Tuesday)

Limited availability

Nationwide

 

19/12/2022 (Monday)

20/12/2022 (Tuesday)

Open

Nationwide

 

30/1/2023 (Monday)

31/1/2023 (Tuesday)

Open

Nationwide

 

13/3/2023 (Monday)

14/3/2023 (Tuesday)

Open

Nationwide

 

Latest Reviews from our students