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Microsoft Excel 2007 Business Intelligence

Details: Microsoft introduced a strong business intelligence support with Office 2007. The SharePoint Server 2007 along with the Excel Services extend the capabilities of Excel 2007 by allowing a web-based end user graphical interface. The Microsoft excel pivot tables feature has been always widely used by the business users for reporting and information management purposes but now, thanks to the server oriented architecture is has become more like a powerful business intelligence analysis tool.

Excel 2007 introduced the PivotTable views for OLAP analysis. It integrates well with Excel Services, Sharepoint Server and Microsoft SQL Server which makes it a strong competitor on the Business Intelligence tools market.