dennyglee:

A great overview of the end-to-end Big Data to BI project by my long time partner in crime and friend Ayad Shammout (@aashammout). As we had noted during out PASS BA session earlier this year, an auditing project is an easy way for those in healthcare to jump into Big Data Analytics.

Originally posted on Ayad Shammout's SQL & BI Blog:

Healthcare Compliance with Big Data and BI

Over the past few years Denny Lee  (Technical Principal Program Manager within Microsoft’s SQL Business Intelligence Group) and I are always working on a very exciting SQL Server projects, earlier this month we presented “Big Data, BI, and Compliance in Healthcare” at PASS BA Conference in Chicago, IL.

Few years ago, we implemented “Centralized Audit Framework” to manage and view the audits of entire SQL Server environment that will parse, load, and report all of audit logs.

Expanding on the “Reaching Compliance: SQL Server 2008 Compliance Guide” to more easily handle larger volumes of structured and unstructured data and to gain richer and deeper insight using the latest analytics. To achieve this, we are building a Big Data-to-BI project involving HDInsight (Hadoop on Windows or Azure), SQL Server 2012, SQL Server Analysis Service 2012 Tabular instance, Integration…

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