After completing this chapter, you will be able to
Understand what Excel Services is, and what it is not.
Understand the history of Excel Services and what important scenarios the product addressed with each release.
Have a solid grasp of the high level areas of functionality Excel Services provides, from basic use all the way to extensibility.
Be familiar with the most common administration concerns, including basic configuration, security, and basic external data configuration.
Be able to apply advanced permission security to Excel files to allow tighter management and control.
Create a workbook connected to external data that utilizes Excel business intelligence (BI) features.
View and interact with a workbook in SharePoint ...