Using Microsoft Flow and Power BI to help teachers

In this video, Patrick shows how to use Power BI and Microsoft Flow to track attendance in the classroom. This is an idea to help spark your imagination for what is possible with Microsoft technologies. Patrick talks about using expressions in Microsoft Flow. For more information on using expressions, see Microsoft Flow uses the [...]

The Case of the Scribble Line Chart in Power BI

In this video, Adam looks at a funky line chart and how it got to be that way. This is a live tile within a Power BI Dashboard based on a streaming dataset. Microsoft Flow is pushing data from Twitter into the Power BI Streaming Dataset. Brian Gregor brought this to Adam's attention and helped [...]

Power BI and Microsoft Flow – Monitoring your data

In this video, Patrick shows how you can use Microsoft Flow, combined with Power BI, to monitor data and alert you when something is available. This takes advantage of a streaming dataset and using the schedule recurrence in Microsoft Flow to trigger an action as Patrick wasn't using anything else to trigger it. You have [...]

Announcements for SQL Server along with some tips for Power BI

Not Folding; the Black Hole of Power Query Performance (@Rad_Reza) Calling Microsoft Flow From Power Query And Power BI (@technitrain) Analysis Services Tabular Is (Finally) NUMA-Aware! (@SQLbyoBI) What’s new in SQL Server 2016 SP1 for Reporting Services What's New in SQL Server vNext BONUS: Excel Workbook Connection to Local Power BI Desktop (@ExceleratorBI) Grouping and [...]