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The Silverlight BI Portal is a centralized repository for data analyzing and reporting tools. AD Integrated Authentication and tight integration with the MS

olap browser  quickly browsing and analyzing OLAP cubes. Report Server Companion - allows for managing the MS SSRS services, extends the SSRS manager web site functionalities, built in reports designer Report Server Viewer - browser SSRS reports in Silverlight Application Interactive Dashboards - create and share dashboards. Present them in Silverlight and HMTL5 for mobile support Data Mining Companion - create scenarios and evaluate the results by using the mouse only in seconds Interactive Charts and Maps -

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