Performance Point 2010: Implementing SharePoint Scorecards and Dashboards

Our advanced Microsoft SharePoint training courses are designed for site owners and IT administrators who are responsible for managing and overseeing SharePoint sites and installations.

Our courses focused on Microsoft SharePoint Designer explain how to work with this powerful Web editing tool to create and customise any standards-compliant site. It is a specialised HTML and web design editing tool designed for use with SharePoint sites and web pages.

Performance Point 2010: Implementing SharePoint Scorecards and Dashboards

This course describes how to implement a Dashboard interface to support Business Intelligence. Students will learn how to develop Scorecards and Dashboards using Performance Point 2010. The course covers creating different types of dashboards, design strategy, deployment and security Interconnecting KPIs, Filters, Data Sources into scorecards and combining scorecards into dashboards. In addition this course also provides students basic understanding of hosting platform for Performance Point 2010 which is SharePoint 2010, MDX queries and SQL Server Analysis Services.

After completing this course, students will be able to:

  • Describe Microsoft Business Intelligence Stack
  • View Dashboards in PerformancePoint 2010
  • Describe Dashboards and Scorecards
  • Build Dashboards in Dashboard Designer
  • Implement Data Sources
  • Implement Indicators and KPIs
  • Create Visual Reports and Filters
  • Create Scorecards
  • Create Dashboards

This course is intended for database professionals who need to fulfil a Business (BI) Intelligence Developer role. They will need to focus on hands-on work creating BI solutions including Dashboard and Scorecards implementation. Primary responsibilities include:

  • Working with BI Tool Sets
  • Building KPIs, Scorecards and Dashboards
  • Create and deploy
  •   Microsoft SQL Server Business Intelligence   Platform
  •   Understanding Multidimensional Space terminology
  •   SharePoint 2010 Terminology
  •   BI Tool Sets
  •   Lab: Business Intelligence Stack
  •   PerformancePoint Services 2010
  •   Lab: PerformancePoint Services
  •   Dashboards and Scorecards Overview
  •   What is a Dashboard?
  •   Dashboards in PerformancePoint Services   2010
  •   What is a Scorecard?
  •   Scorecards in PerformancePoint Services
  •   Scorecards host collections of KPIs
  •   Dashboards as Web Pages
  •   Dashboards contain Web Parts
  •   Dashboard Editor
  •   Filters
  •   Edit Dashboards in SharePoint Designer
  •   Dashboard Types
  •   Analysis Application Dashboard
  •   Lab: Dashboards and Scorecards Overview
  • Dashboard Internals
  • Timely Informed Decisions
  • Dashboard Designer Interface
  • Navigating Dashboard Designer
  • Features of Dashboard Designer
  • Lab: Basic Dashboard Designer
  •   Data Source Types
  •   The Sources
  •   Lab: Data Sources
  • What are Indicators
  •   Performance Point Content Objects
  •   Key Performance Indicators
  •   KPI Characteristics
  •   KPIs as Objects in Performance Point
  •   KPI Details
  •   Scoring Pattern and Indicator
  •   Banding Methods
  •   How a Score is Calculated
  •   The KPI Details Report
  •   Best Practices
  •   Lab: Indicators and KPIs
  •   Visual Reports
  •   Type of Visual Reports
  •   Filters
  •   PPS Filters
  •   Filter Templates
  •   What is Scorecard
  •   Scorecard categories
  •   Associating with a data source
  •   Scorecard Settings
  •   Lab: Filters and Scorecards
  •   Dashboards as Web Pages
  •   Functionality of the Web Page
  •   Web Parts
  •   Lab: Dashboards