Categories Exchange 2013

Calendar Analytics Tool

A tool that has been around for a few years now but that not many people are aware of is Calendar Analytics.

Released by Microsoft’s Business Intelligence team, this tool lets users analyse their Exchange calendar using PowerPivot for Excel. It is a time management app/tool/add-in that pulls information from Exchange and visualizes that data in a very easy to use Excel dashboard.

This free add-in allows us to:

  • Automatically retrieve time spent in calendar;

  • Drive ad-hoc analysis of our meeting times by day, by hour, by categories and business priorities;

  • View information about past meetings and future scheduled events;

  • Customize views (using slicers, DAX formulas or reference tables).

You can find more information here and the download link here.

Nuno Mota

Nuno Mota is an Exchange MVP working as a Microsoft Messaging Specialist for a financial institution. He is passionate about Exchange, Lync, Active Directory, PowerShell, and Security. Besides writing his personal Exchange blog, LetsExchange.blogspot.com, he regularly participates in the Exchange TechNet forums and is the author of the book “Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 High Availability.”

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