Power BI blogroll

Feb 14, 2017 - dmcsoftware.co.uk - 13
Power BI and SQL Server BI blog posts | Dynamics CRM Reporting with Power BI | DMC Software

You can use Power BI to extend your Dynamics CRM reporting. Here we explore the capabilities of Power BI and Dynamics CRM for your decision making process.

Feb 14, 2017 - community.powerbi.com - 3
Power BI and SQL Server BI blog posts | Configuring Power BI Connectivity to PostgreSQL Database

Prerequisites: Power BI Desktop, PostgreSQL Database, pgAdmin III, Visual Studio 2008 or higher   Introduction   Power BI supports connectivity to different databases such as SQL Server, MySQL, Oracle and many more (list of all supported databases given here ). By providing necessary details such as...

Feb 14, 2017 - sqlkover.com - 8
Power BI and SQL Server BI blog posts | Open Source Power BI Desktop Workshop

I've created a free, open-source workshop to teach people the capabilities and features of Power BI Desktop. I was inspired to do this by Brent Ozar, who also created a free open-source course How to Think Like the Engine. If you haven't checked out that course, make sure you do because it's great f

Feb 14, 2017 - exceleratorbi.com.au - 6
Power BI and SQL Server BI blog posts | The Top 30 Reasons You Should Be Considering Power BI - Excelerator BI

I wrote this article to be a definitive list of the top reasons you should consider using Power BI in your organisation (in case you haven’t already made the decision to do so).  In fact there is only one thing that worries me about this list, and that is I think many people may be …

Feb 09, 2017 - linkis.com - 25
Power BI and SQL Server BI blog posts | Power BI Tip: Dynamic TopN Reports in Power BI

There’s no doubt that PowerBI is a powerful reporting tool. The method below outlines a pat

Feb 09, 2017 - blogs.msdn.microsoft.com - 5
Power BI and SQL Server BI blog posts | Power BI Publish to Web Iframe stealing focus

Just had a developer contact me about my Publish to Web Post and that the Power BI embed code was stealing the focus whenever they loaded the page. So I played with it and was about type the age old reply:   “Works Fine On My Computer” Realizing i had never started an HTML page...

Feb 09, 2017 - powerbi.microsoft.com - 8
Power BI and SQL Server BI blog posts | How Microsoft Treasury uses Power BI | Microsoft Power BI Blog | Microsoft Power BI

The Microsoft Treasury group manages $158 billion in assets, including cash and investments, account receivable, equity, and other investments. They act as an in-house bank for operations in over 190 countries, monitor thousands of bank accounts, and provide just-in-time cash management on a global basis. With a purview this large, Microsoft Treasury relies on vast amount of data in order to make fast, accurate, and actionable decisions to keep their operations running smoothly.

In the past, Treasury used a combination of Excel, PowerPoint, and third-party services to analyze and present their data, but Corporate VP, Treasurer George Zinn saw the future in the integration of a different product: Microsoft Power BI.

Feb 07, 2017 - sageintelligence.com - 4
Power BI and SQL Server BI blog posts | Is Power BI really worth the hype? | Sage Intelligence

Yet all of sudden we hear about this new, innovative tool. A separate installation and application altogether—a new kid on the block, Power BI.

Jan 17, 2017 - en.share-gate.com - 14
Power BI and SQL Server BI blog posts | Using Power BI for SharePoint Reporting | Sharegate

See how Power BI dashboards can complement Sharegate's built-in reports, to gain full visibility over your SharePoint environments.

Jan 13, 2017 - blog.gbrueckl.at - 4
Power BI and SQL Server BI blog posts | Monitoring Azure Data Factory using PowerBI
Jan 11, 2017 - blog.crossjoin.co.uk - 11
Power BI and SQL Server BI blog posts | Power BI Model Size Bloat And Auto Date/Time Tables

Opinion is split over Power BI’s ability to automatically create Date hierarchies in your model. Personally it drives me mad and I always turn it off, but I know a lot of people love the convenienc…

Jan 11, 2017 - blogs.msdn.microsoft.com - 7
Power BI and SQL Server BI blog posts | Integrating Azure Machine Learning Model with Stream Analytics & Power BI – Real-time Prediction

Azure Stream Analytics (ASA) and Power BI integration provide us to analyze high volume streaming data in a real-time. We know already how we can integrate an Azure Stream Analytics job output to a Power BI dataset. Now lets make this more interesting, how about doing a Real-time prediction for your streaming data and display the result...

Jan 11, 2017 - powerbi.microsoft.com - 9
Power BI and SQL Server BI blog posts | Embedding a Power BI report into Salesforce | Microsoft Power BI Blog | Microsoft Power BI

Many people use Salesforce to manage their Accounts and keep track of their Opportunities. They often use Power BI to visualize Salesforce data and bring in additional data sources, but that means switching platforms often. This walkthrough addresses that and shows you how to embed a Power BI report in a Visualforce page inside Salesforce, allowing you to view all your data and reports in a single application.

Jan 11, 2017 - pbidax.wordpress.com - 7
Power BI and SQL Server BI blog posts | pbidax

All about the new DAX IN operator

Jan 11, 2017 - datachant.com - 5
Power BI and SQL Server BI blog posts | 10 Common mistakes you do in #PowerBI #PowerQuery – Pitfall #2 - DataChant

Follow Me In the last blog post, we outlined the challenge in creating robust queries that will be resilient to changes in data structure, and will not fail a refresh, or worse – show wrong results. In today’s post, we will focus on the second pitfall, which is probably the most common catalyst for refresh …

Jan 11, 2017 - blue-granite.com - 11
Power BI and SQL Server BI blog posts | Pro vs. Free Power BI Licenses

Using Microsoft Power BI can bring benefits and value to your organization, but is it worth it to get the pro license?

Jan 11, 2017 - shapingcloud.com - 4
Power BI and SQL Server BI blog posts | Power BI: View from a new user - Shaping Cloud

How does Power BI compare with Excel for data analytics? My experience Imagine a very complex Microsoft Excel spreadsheet, then imagine you have multiple sheets full of walls of text and numbers, outdated graphs and a maze of complex calculations that you can’t follow easily. Take that document, drop it in Power BI and watch …

Jan 11, 2017 - blog.jongallant.com - 3
Power BI and SQL Server BI blog posts | How to Create a Power BI Embedded Workspace Collection with the Azure Command Line Interface (CLI) 1.0

While digging into the new Azure CLI 2.0 to create a Power BI Workspace Collection, I discovered that while you can create the Power BI Workspace Collection you cannot currently get to the Access Keys

Jan 11, 2017 - dashboardbuilding.com - 12
Power BI and SQL Server BI blog posts | Excel 2016 - Building a Dashboard in Excel 2016 - DashboardBuilding.com

Watch me build a Stock Market Sector Dashboard in Excel 2016 from scratch. Come and join our community of people who love BI Tools and Building Dashboards!

Jan 11, 2017 - powerbi.microsoft.com - 1
Power BI and SQL Server BI blog posts | Using Power BI Audit Log and PowerShell to assign Power BI Pro licenses | Microsoft Power BI Blog | Microsoft Power BI

With the release of a new auditing event for Power BI, you can use PowerShell to automate Power BI Pro license assignments. Auditing within Power BI Auditing with Power BI has been available for a…

Nov 23, 2016 - gqbi.wordpress.com - 25
Power BI and SQL Server BI blog posts | Power BI – Using Parameters for Flat File / CSV / Excel Sources

I was recently catching up on Blogs as I always find this a wealth of information and it often leads to me learning something new. Which I can then leverage in my current work environment and this …

Nov 17, 2016 - blog.crossjoin.co.uk - 116
Power BI and SQL Server BI blog posts | Calling Microsoft Flow From Power Query And Power BI

Since last week’s blog post caused quite a lot of interest, here’s something similar: did you know you can trigger a Flow in Microsoft Flow and get a response from it back using Power Query/Power B…

Nov 11, 2016 - rodcoder.blogspot.com - 158
Power BI and SQL Server BI blog posts | Power BI: A simple trick to present KPI's and RAG status in tables

  As some of you might already know, Power BI is a fantastic tool for interactive reports and dashboards. Although, if you've been doing som...