Archive for May 17, 2012

Congratulation to Suhas Kudekar for his MCC 2012 Award..!!

May 17, 2012 2 comments


Suhas Kudekar is going to be active contributor on bi-bigdata, recently his contributions to Microsoft online technical communities have been recognized with the Microsoft Community Contributor Award 2012. Read more…

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VertiPaq Engine Renamed as xVelocity in SQL Server 2012(Denali).

VertiPaq engine is currently only available to PowerPivot for Excel in SQL Server 2008 R2. After the amazing success of PowerPivot for Excel in the previous release of SQL Server 2008 R2 this engine moved to the server side with the same InMemory BI and compression and it’s called the VertiPaq Engine or the Analysis Services Tabular Mode. Data retrieval and calculations happen at a much faster rate as its entire database is in-memory.Vertipaq enables Excel to process hundreds of millions of rows with sub-second response times on desktop hardware. Read more…

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