If you’ve read my previous articles about Power BI, you know that Power BI has five main components: Power Query, Power Pivot, Power View, Power Q&A, and Power Map. So far all of these components were now supported in PowerBI.com website as part of your Power BI solution except Power Map! Power Map was the Read more about Power BI Says Hi to 3D Maps[…]
Power BI is not a strange word these days, there are many blog posts, videos, news, and speakings about it. Power BI is Microsoft Cloud BI services that released recently. Power BI is not only Cloud BI but also it offers good self-service BI stack as well. Power BI has five main components which are:
- Power Query: For data extraction, transformation, and load into model.
- Power Pivot: Data Modelling tool.
- Power View: Data Visualization tool
- Power Map: 3D Geo-spatial data visualization tool.
- Power Q&A: Engine for natural language questions and answering
Data Visualization is the front end of your BI system. It will be seen from the user’s point of view as the whole BI system! The reason for that is users only will see this part of the BI system, they won’t see Data Warehouse, ETL, andData Governance… What they see is only dashboards and charts explaining data values. So it is essential to do the data visualization right and effective. A good data visualization should be able to tell story behind the data. A bad data visualization won’t help users even if you have a good data warehouse or ETL design. So you should spent time to analyze ever dashboard, chart, and table and make that a good story teller to the user.
To download the Session slides click below link : A-Journey To Power BI My session God turn out in SQL Saturday Vienna An Interesting Keynote speech by Mark Souza Have fun the day after SQL Saturday around Vienna with other Speakers I have Talked about Power BI in SQL Saturday Vienna , Special Read more about SQL Saturday Vienna 2015- A Journey to Power BI[…]
Have you heard about Power BI? Do you know Power BI Components? Have you worked with Power Query Formula language called M? Do you know what are strong capabilities of this language and tool? Have you build PowerPivot models with strong DAX expressions and deployed in Power BI site? Do you know different types of Read more about Power BI Pre-Con; from Rookie to Rockstar[…]
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 Read more about Presentation Materials: TechDays Hong Kong 2014, Power BI Data Visualization with Power Map and Power View[…]