Steve Hughes is a Principal Consultant at Magenic. His area of expertise is in data and business intelligence architecture on the Microsoft SQL Server platform. He was also the data architect for a SaaS company which delivered a transportation management solution for fleets across the United States. Steve has co-authored two books and delivered more than 30 presentations on SQL Server and data architecture over the past six years. He also provides insights from the field on his blog at http://dataonwheels.wordpress.com.
As some of you know, I am really excited about the data appliances Microsoft and HP have released this year. I really believe that they make it even easier to get MSBI projects up and running while minimizing the complexity of building out servers. Read more about my thoughts on this in an article I wrote for Magenic: Microsoft [...]