Power BI Premium, Apps and Report Server

So many announcements for Power BI this week! Also, it is Star Wars day!!! May the 4th be with you! Power BI Desktop May Feature Summary Microsoft accelerates modern BI adoption with Power BI Premium Power BI Premium Calculator Power BI initial SKU and pricing information Power BI Premium webinar (May 11th) Distribute to large [...]

Updates for Power BI, Comparing rows and finding calculations in Profiler

Use Power Query to Compare Database Records (@ExceleratorBI) Finding Out Which MDX Calculations Are Being Evaluated By Your Query In Analysis Services Multidimensional (@technitrain) Power BI Service January Feature Summary Now in preview: Conversational BI with Q&A on Power BI mobile apps (iOS) Power BI Desktop February Feature Summary BONUS: Using SUMMARIZECOLUMNS instead of SUMMARIZE [...]

Power BI Desktop and Mobile updates, embedding and some Power Query

Web.Contents(), Caching And The ExcludedFromCacheKey Option In Power BI And Power Query (@technitrain) Extract Tabular Data From Power BI Service to Excel (@ExceleratorBI) Power BI Desktop January Feature Summary Embedding a Power BI report into Salesforce Power BI mobile phone reports now available everywhere BONUS: Power BI Desktop – 2016 Year in Review Using Power [...]

12 Power BI Dashboards, SSAS and SSRS Updates and Power BI AMA

Power BI – 12 Days of Dashboards (@SQLSamLester) New Combine Binaries Experience (@kpuls) What’s new for SQL Server vNext on Windows CTP 1.1 for Analysis Services Introducing a Modern Get Data Experience for SQL Server vNext on Windows CTP 1.1 for Analysis Services Power BI reports in SQL Server Reporting Services: Feedback on the Technical [...]

Azure SSAS, Combining data and updates for Power BI (Roundup)

Use Cases for Azure Analysis Services (Part 2) (@SQLChick) http://www.sqlchick.com/entries/2016/11/29/use-cases-for-azure-analysis-services How to Combine System and Manual Data in a Power BI Data Model (@PowerBIPro) https://www.powerpivotpro.com/2016/11/combine-system-manual-data-power-bi-data-model/ Power BI mobile apps feature summary – November 2016 https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/power-bi-mobile-apps-feature-summary-november-2016/ Power BI Desktop November Feature Summary https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/power-bi-desktop-november-feature-summary/ Announcing the Preview of Download Power BI Desktop files from the web https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/announcing-preview-of-download-power-bi-desktop-files-from-the-web/ [...]

Excel, Mobile and geocoding – Roundup #54

In today's roundup I have a post about using Excel to work with Power BI data, creating phone layouts for dashboards, some geocoding, and something a little fun. ANALYSE POWER BI DATA IN EXCEL (@sobnz) Geocoding using R and Google Maps in Power BI (@AnkitPatira) Optimize your phone experience with a new customizable dashboard New [...]

Analysis Services, Power BI tips and mobile – Roundup #51

This week we have some items for Analysis Services, some Power BI tips and a mobile update. SSAS Tabular Model Development Using Power BI Desktop (@Eno1978) 5 MORE POWER BI TIPS (@sqldusty) Power BI Mobile Apps Update – June 2016 Whitepaper: Bidirectional Cross Filtering

3 ways Reporting Services and Power BI work together

With the release of Microsoft SQL Server 2016, I look at how Reporting Services and Power BI work together. From the Power BI mobile app, to pinning visualizations to a dashboard and how Reporting Services handles Power BI Desktop files.

Power BI Service Update, Offline, SharePoint 2016 – Roundup #38

In this roundup, I highlight the Power BI Service Updates, mobile updates including offline capabilities, a documentation survey for Microsoft SQL Server 2016, the fact that SharePoint 2016 just went RTM and a creative way to make reports in Power BI. Power BI Service March Update New offline capabilities for Power BI Mobile apps SQL [...]

5 steps to configure Power BI Mobile apps with Intune

I walk through how you can configure the Power BI Mobile app within Intune to deploy a managed mobile application for your enterprise organization. This approach can be used for either the iOS app or the Android app. Configure and deploy mobile application management policies in the Microsoft Intune console