Recently there have been several asks on the forums about getting more information for installing PowerPivot on a standalone server. Well . . . we have a video produced that addresses how to do this. Besides the installation itself, I also discuss how you go about adding the domain controller role to the server and get everything installed and running. The file is pretty large, so while the Microsoft internal folks struggle with how to get it loaded on Microsoft servers, I figured that I’d upload it to PowerPivotGeek.com and give you guys some early exposure.
(this is a large file 360MB, so depending on your connection, it may take some buffering before it comes up . . .)
(click on ‘Continue reading:’ to see the video on-line)
Here is the video: