Microsoft offers an extensive set of platform capabilities for building applications that provide actionable business insight. This category of applications is known as "Business Intelligence" and has been the domain of niche experts for quite some time. Microsoft Business Intelligence offers a highly productive developer platform for building reporting and analytics solutions that deliver real business value using technologies that Microsoft .NET developers are already familiar with. This full-day workshop helps developers understand both how to build powerful Microsoft BI solutions by leveraging pervasive enterprise adoption of Microsoft Office and Microsoft SharePoint Services, and why these solutions are less costly to build, support, and maintain than the leading competitive solutions. Want to learn more about this workshop? Check out the Channel9 Knowledge Chamber interview here.