Tim Mitchell is a business intelligence consultant, author, trainer, and Microsoft Data Platform MVP with over thirteen years of data management experience. He is the founder and principal of Tyleris Data Solutions.
Tim has spoken at international and local events including the SQL PASS Summit, SQLBits, SQL Connections, along with dozens of tech fests, code camps, and SQL Saturday events. He is coauthor of the book SSIS Design Patterns, and is a contributing author on MVP Deep Dives 2.
Archives: December 2009
There are few things more reassuring for a data professional than having clean, consistent data to back up critical business decisions. The numbers don’t lie, or so they say. But can the right data lead to wrong conclusions? Sadly, yes, and I suspect that it happens more often than we’d… Read more
Next week, I have the honor of presenting two different sessions on SSIS. These 2 events are the last speaking engagements on my calendar for this year:
In the previous post in this series, I discussed the obstacles to implementing electronic health data systems. Because of these obstacles, many providers are resistant to replacing their paper-based “databases” with true EHR systems. But assuming the best case scenarios, that all healthcare providers and vendors convert from paper (or… Read more
For those interested in the SQL Server BI space, there is a new online resource launching today. Brian Knight and my friends over at Pragmatic Works have released the Business Intelligence Developer Network, a virtual community of business intelligence professionals. You’ll find discussion forums, blogs, articles, a file/script sharing… Read more