Data Analytics Camps: from Excel to Power BI

You are invited! As an advanced user, we want you to benefit from all of the capabilities available within Excel and Microsoft BI tools. Did you know that Excel has advanced data visualization capabilities such as Power View and Power BI? These tools can elevate the way you analyze, share and present data. The best…


Microsoft Big Data Hackathon Resources (Vancouver)

  Category Data Set Demographics   Local census profile http://namara.io/#/display/9ebda3ec-ea3f-4caf-bbac-95274f4317c8 Transportation EV locations: http://namara.io/#/display/7aee7c3c-009b-46e4-8b1d-797aa58d19ec Parking meter data: http://namara.io/#/display/b10f2212-b075-48ed-88e9-fe33cffa0cd9 Rapid transit stations and lines: http://namara.io/#/display/53cef883-5ef4-4822-bf47-047d2c3f0032 Social and community housing: Homeless shelter: http://namara.io/#/display/50b3270e-78b6-4c95-b072-69a132f4b6ec Environment Fraser River Basin Long-term Water Quality Monitoring http://open.canada.ca/data/en/dataset/9ec91c92-22f8-4520-8b2c-0f1cce663e18     Surface water quality related to Alberta oil sands area http://open.canada.ca/data/en/dataset/48d2acb8-f5ed-4f8e-82eb-8c60f31e0682   Also of…


Big Data Hackathon – a Story from a Winning Team

This blog post was created collaboratively by the winning team of the Big Data Hackathon in Data Visualization category (Microsoft Canada office, Mississauga ON, March 13-14, 2015). Big Data Hackathon Team members: Kosta Zabashta, Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan Marcello Panaccione, Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan Rayis Imayev, Dawn InfoTek Inc. Selcuk Beydilli, Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan…


Predictive Analytics Customer Workshop in Vancouver

        PLEASE FIND THE EVENT RESOURCES HERE (Password: Azure)     Join us for an exciting, one-day learning event on predictive analytics using Microsoft Azure.   WHO SHOULD ATTENDData Scientists, Developers & Programmers, Architects, and Analysts WHY SHOULD I ATTEND? Azure Machine Learning is an exciting new Microsoft product that allows rapidly…

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