Tuesday – Power BI Technology and More
Every Tuesday, I look at a tech topic. This could be a new feature, how something works or how to troubleshoot something within Power BI technology, Reporting Services and Analysis Services.
This may also include the occasional topic relating to the Microsoft Data Platform as a whole, such as SQL Server or an Azure technology. Because of Power BI, there will also be content related to Office 365 and Azure Active Directory.
Do you want to get started using Power BI? After getting Power BI Desktop, you will want to sign up for the Power BI service. In this video, we show you how to do just [...]
In this video, we look at the new fuzzy match / merging option within the October 2018 version of Power BI Desktop. This feature is incredibly powerful when it comes to data matching and can [...]
In this video, we are joined by Buck Woody. Buck is a data scientist at Microsoft. We work together to show how you can easily visualize Microsoft R in Power BI. We use Microsoft R [...]
Are you using Power BI incremental refresh? Have you had it not work even though you set everything up? In this video, Patrick looks at a scenario where Power BI incremental refresh was broken. He [...]
Working with big data, even massive data can be a real challenge in Business Intelligence platforms. #PowerBI is no exception. The new aggregations feature in Power BI looks to solve that problem. We sit down [...]
In this video, Patrick introduces the Mashup Engine Query Monitor for Power BI Refresh. This is the MEQM! A report that can be useful to see SQL Server queries that Power BI issues during refresh. [...]
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