Power BI Now Available Worldwide

Posted by on Apr 7, 2015 in Power BI | 2 Comments

December last year Power BI with new great features was announced to be only available for United States. Recently Microsoft announced that Power BI is now available worldwide (Preview yet), which is great news. In this post I would like to share some facts about Power BI; Power BI is cloud BI service of Microsoft. ...

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Power BI Now Available For Free!

Posted by on Jan 28, 2015 in Power BI | No Comments

It is really good news that Satya Nadella announced Power BI service will be available for free. I believe this is to compete with BI tools in the market and Microsoft seeks for wider range of customers. From my point of view this is a great change, because as a BI Consultant I’ve worked with ...

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Presentation Materials: TechDays Hong Kong 2014, Power BI Data Visualization with Power Map and Power View

Posted by on Mar 26, 2014 in Power BI, Presentations | No Comments

Thanks to all attendees of my session in TechDays 2014 Hong Kong about Power BI Data Visualization with Power Map and Power View. Here is session Title, Description, and presentation file; Title: Power BI Data Visualization with Power Map and Power View Description: Power BI is the most recent BI technology and tool provided by ...

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Presentation Materials: TechDays Hong Kong 2014, Advanced Data Transformation with Power Query

Posted by on Mar 26, 2014 in Power BI, Power Query, Presentations | No Comments

Thanks to all attendees of my session in TechDays 2014 Hong Kong about Advanced Data Transformations with Power Query. Here is session Title, Description, and presentation file; Title: Advanced Data Transformations with Power Query Description: Power Query is the self-service data consolidation tool of the Power BI embedded in Excel. Power Query has ability to ...

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Scheduling Power Query ETL Runs

Posted by on Feb 16, 2014 in Power BI, Power Query | No Comments

In previous posts I’ve mentioned that Power Query is a self-service ETL tool. One of the most fundamental functions of an ETL tool is ability to schedule ETL run. In the other words you would require to populate data from operational data stores on a schedule basis to feed into your Data Model. Power Query ...

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