Hello from Keynote of Microsoft Data Insight Summit 2017. I’m sitting at the blogger table (there is no table actually, just chairs 😉 ) and will be blogging live from here new announcements and live events from the keynote. Watch this blog and refresh your page 🙂
7:51am: Sitting in press chair. people are filling chairs quickly. 2000+ attendees this year data insight summit. twice of the last year.
8:05am: People still joining in. the line in registration is long. so I believe keynote will start with a bit of delay.
8:07am: announcement: Keynote begins in 5 minutes!
8:14am: intro video started. yohooo.
8:16am: James Philips on stage now. Keynote started.
JP: Data Summit sold our 5 weeks ago.
8:17am: what you see today will be shipped in the next 3, 4 months maximum.
8:23am: there are many custom visuals developed for specific companies (not public)
8:27am: Power BI is available in every data center. worldwide reach.
8:31am: Power BI Premium is general available now.
8:33am: With Power BI Premium it is unrestricted to scale up and boost performance. (read more about premium from my blog post here).
8:35am: Siri PM of Power BI. demoing Power BI premium
8:37am: With Premium you can update data set up to 48 times a day
8:41am: Power BI premium: unlimited distribution with Apps, Performance, and frequent refresh.
8:43am: J.P: Power Apps and Power BI: Actionable BI.
8:45am: John Towsand on stage showing a custom visual with Power BI.
8:50am: John demoed a usage of Power App and Power BI together.
8:51am: Amir NetZ on stage
8:53am: Power BI Embedding in applications New generation avaiable (Reza: I will be demoing that tomorrow in my session in summit)
8:58am: Visio Diagram Visual in Power BI demoed.
9:00am: Power App visual in Power BI: Writeback
9:01am: Kim Manis demoing some new features in Power BI Desktop
9:03am: Data bars demoed in Power BI Desktop Table Visual. Formatting options too
9:05am: Import custom visuals directly from Power BI Desktop. Awesome feature
9:09am: Drillthrough pages; Filter across pages
9:12am: Bookmarks in Power BI Desktop. You can have history tracking of visualization
9:14am: Spotlight : popup in the story
9:17am: Buttons can be changed to links to navigate and filter
9:19am: What If parameters in Power BI Desktop
9:23am: Quick Insights inside Power BI Desktop. set of visualization to choose from. (Explain the Increase)
9:25am: Waterfall chart will be improved in Power BI Desktop very soon.
9:29am: Quick insight in Q&A for Mobile
9:30am: Keynote finished.