We had great interest for our MDS presentations at the 2010 Tech-Ed / BI North America Conferences.  Thanks to all who attended.  If you didn’t get a chance to attend the MDS sessions, you can view the recorded presentations at Tech-Ed Online.

 

Introducing Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Master Data Services [BIE203]

This session introduces Master Data Services (MDS) and describes typical solutions. Product demonstrations illustrate how Master Data Services can help synchronize operational systems and build better dimensions in analytic systems. The session includes an overview of MDS features including product demonstrations and shows how to get started implementing MDS.

 

Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services Dimension Management with Master Data Services (MDS) [BIE02-INT]

This session discusses the problems of dimension and hierarchy management for data warehouses and Analysis Services and describes a solution to the data management problem using Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Master Data Services (MDS). MDS provides ownership of the dimension data to the right data stewards in the business while giving IT process control, security, and auditability.