Business Analytics

Companies use Business Intelligence to improve decision making, cut costs, monitor risks and identify new business opportunities. Due to the change in volumes of data being generated across all industries, the real challenge for managers and CFOs is aggregating data, efficiently and accurately to make sound business decisions.

Softlanding provides de​cision​​​​ makers the Business Intelligence tools to spot risks, find opportunities and make informed decisions. Our 1, 5 and 10 day Business Intelligence Fast Start solution leverages Microsoft's Power BI, SQL Server and Microsoft Excel to create stunning interactive reports and consistent analysis across your organization on an easy-to-read dashboard.

Microsoft Business Intelligence (BI)

Microsoft's Power BI is a collection of online services and features that enable you to find and visualize data, share discoveries, and collaborate in intuitive new ways. Visually explore your data through a free-form drag-and-drop canvas, a broad range of modern data visualizations, and an easy-to-use report authoring experience. 

Softlanding Power BI Fast Start

​Softlanding's 1, 5 or 10 day Power BI Fast Start offering is a fixed-fee engagement customized for getting the client started with Power BI. The 5 and 10 day engagements includes the following:
  • Assistance with Power BI registration and Power BI desktop installation
  • Installation and configuration of a Data Management Gateway
  • Configuration of on premises data sources for Power BI connectivity via Data Management Gateway
  • Requirements gathering and design session for a set of Reports and dashboards
  • A fully implemented set of selected Power BI reports - shared Content Packs
  • Guided training sessions covering:
    • ​​Connecting to data sources
    • Building queries and doing ETL
    • Report and dashboard design
    • Leveraging Power BI Q&A
    • Sharing Dashboards and Reports
  • ​​End user support after the engagement (hours upon fixed-fee engagement)


​For more information on how Softlanding can assist with your Business Intelligence needs, please contact us.