Monday, May 24, 2010

Mangalore plane crash

Its been a terrible couple of days reading about the tragedy of the Mangalore plane accident. The heart rendering news article about the two young air hostesses from Mumbai and aspirations killed could not be forgotten...Makes you think ...lucky to be alive!

Wednesday, May 05, 2010

PerformancePoint Services

With the advent of SharePoint 2010 Insights, there has been more and more focus on how to get data in a meaningful and organized way so that business users can make sense of the enterprise data store. Whether it is Slicing and dicing the data with Excel services or front ending it with some fancy web parts in SharePoint or self servicing features of the BI Platform, Insights has the answer for you...

Added in this offering is also Visio Services, Better Chart, Decomp Tree, scorecard, Graphical controls etc and effective Admin functionalities...Digging deeper into this..

Saturday, May 01, 2010

IPL and the related fiascos

While it has been great fun following your favorite teams during IPL 3, you cannot but think about the spirit of cricket or whether we are killing it by commercializing this game. Agreed you can keep the two separate by focusing on the game but with the dangerous mix of bolloywood with cricket - the two most dangerous passions in India are we creating a lethal dosage? So much money and so much exposure for these young 19 yr olds..Is this what we really want? Cannot escape this thought...