While enhancements to Visio 2010 make it a compelling business intelligence (BI) solution, I have seen it continue to be perceived primarily as a simple diagramming application. To display the power of Visio 2010 as BI solution, this blog highlights a series of 5 FREE online labs that will help you save money, by teaching you how to build BI dashboards using your company’s existing investments in Visio 2010 and SharePoint 2010.
If you are a SharePoint developer, or any developer who is interested in learning how to develop visual BI and visual Collaboration solutions, I strongly encourage you to attend these labs. Besides learning how to develop BI solutions, you will also learn how to:
Lab 1 - Publishing Data Connected Diagrams ( Lab Link )
Lab 2 - Building a simple dashboard using Web Part Connections ( Lab Link )
Lab 3 - Building mash ups using with Visio Services ( Lab Link )
Lab 4 - Building Data Graphics ( Lab Link )
Lab 5 - Using Visio with SharePoint Workflow ( Lab Link )