Here you will find Power BI resources – for example, news from Microsoft blog and various mix of information from TOP blogs and magazines focused on Power BI.
- Microsoft Power BI Blog | feed – the latest information and news about Power BI directly from Microsoft
- Excelerator | feed – high quality source of information and tutorials about Power BI
- Kasper On BI | feed – Blog by Kasper de Jonge – Power BI program manager
- Blog Chrise Webba | feed – Chris blogs for over 10 years and has over 1,000 articles focused on Power BI and DAX on his website
- Prathy | feed – Blog by Pratha Kamasani – Independent contractor from India living in London
- Datachant | feed – Blog by Gil Raviv, which helps clients (including Fortune 500 clients) create modern self-service BI solutions.
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‘Better Together’ Contest Finalists Announced!
on 27. 3. 2020 at 7:55
We’ve announced our ‘Better Together’-themed T-shirt design contest finalists!
New Instructor Led Online Power BI Training Classes
by Matt Allington on 27. 3. 2020 at 5:11
Well Covid-19 is a right royal pain in the backside for everyone. Am I right, or am I right? Everyone is effected to some extent, of course some more than others. One implication for me is … New Instructor Led Online Power BI Training Classes Read More
COVID-19: Build your own Power BI dashboard – Revised
by Gil Raviv on 27. 3. 2020 at 1:48
Note: Due to changes in the COVID-19 dataset that was published by Johns Hopkins (described here), I revised the original tutorial. Keep reading if you want to learn how to build your own Power BI Dashboard to analyze the spread of COVID-19 with the revised dataset. Here are the main changes: Recovered cases are no The post COVID-19: Build your […]
Announcing read/write XMLA endpoints in Power BI Premium public preview
on 26. 3. 2020 at 12:42
We are excited to announce the public preview of read/write capabilities for the XMLA endpoint in Power BI Premium.
Help improve Power BI – Performance
on 26. 3. 2020 at 12:31
As always, we love hearing from you to make Power BI better everyday. That is why we have another survey regarding performance for you to provide feedback.
Join us! March 26, 2:00 pm PDT – Power BI Premium as a Superset of Analysis Services: the Read/Write XMLA Endpoint
on 26. 3. 2020 at 0:01
Learn about the latest capabilities and future roadmap. Performance, scalability, management of Power BI artifacts, and monitoring are topics Christian Wade will cover.
Join us! Webinar 24 March , 11:00 am – 12:00 noon PDT
on 24. 3. 2020 at 10:45
Learn some great transformations that can save your ETL in Power BI
Announcing General Availability of Query Diagnostics
on 24. 3. 2020 at 9:34
We’re happy to announce the general availability of Query Diagnostics for Power Query in Power BI. If you haven’t yet tried out the preview feature, Query Diagnostics is a powerful new feature that will allow you to determine what Power Query is doing during authoring and in some refresh workflows in Power BI Desktop.
Announcing Performance Improvements for Multi Geo Premium Capacities
on 24. 3. 2020 at 1:11
Multi Geo Performance Improvements
New Gateway management features on Power Platform Admin Center
on 23. 3. 2020 at 16:45
Power platform gateways managment
Power BI, HTTP/2, Internet Explorer 11 And Older Versions Of Windows
by Chris Webb on 23. 3. 2020 at 9:00
A very quick performance tip: do you have users consuming Power BI reports with Internet Explorer 11 and an older Windows OS like Windows 8.1 or Windows 7? If so, their reports are likely to be slower because over the last few months some important performance optimisations were made in Power BI that rely on
Introduction to Tabular Editor for Business Users
by Matt Allington on 21. 3. 2020 at 6:02
Tabular Editor is a community Open Source software project written by Daniel Otykier. I have known about this product for several years but never really invested the time to understand what it does and how … Introduction to Tabular Editor for Business Users Read More
COVID-19: Build your own Power BI dashboard
by Gil Raviv on 18. 3. 2020 at 18:10
Update, March 26, 2020: Due to data changes in the datasets, I published a revised tutorial here. With all the craziness in our lives due to coronavirus, the reliance today on facts is more important than ever. To help you stay safe I thought you would appreciate this tutorial to learn how you can build The post COVID-19: Build your own Power BI […]
Paginated Reports in a Day training is now available free online
on 18. 3. 2020 at 15:32
We’re excited to announce the full Paginated Reports in a Day course is now available to view online at no cost!
Arun ‘Triple A’ Event Video, Q&A, and Slides
on 18. 3. 2020 at 11:14
Missed the Arun ‘Triple A’ event or want to revisit it? We’ve got you covered!
Making One Power BI Measure Appear In Multiple Folders
by Chris Webb on 16. 3. 2020 at 9:00
Back in 2018, when I wrote a detailed post on how to create nested display folders for measures in Power BI, I mentioned that unlike in Analysis Services it was not possible to make a Power BI measure appear in two or more folders simultaneously. The other day on Twitter Deepak Agrawal pointed out that
Adding Semesters to a Calendar in Power BI
by Matt Allington on 10. 3. 2020 at 20:30
I have delivered Power BI training at a number of universities over the last 6 months, and a few of the participants asked me the same question. “What is the best way to add semesters … Adding Semesters to a Calendar in Power BI Read More
Visualising Power BI Premium And Azure Analysis Services Query Parallelism
by Chris Webb on 9. 3. 2020 at 15:00
In my last post I showed how to connect SQL Server Profiler up to a Power BI Premium dataset but I didn’t give you any examples of why this might be useful. In this post I’ll show you how you can use a Profiler trace to visualise all the queries run by a Power BI
by Jason Cockington on 3. 3. 2020 at 3:53
Connecting SQL Server Profiler To Power BI Premium
by Chris Webb on 2. 3. 2020 at 9:00
Back in December when I wrote a series of posts on testing the performance of Power BI reports in the browser, I mentioned that it was important to test in the browser because some aspects of the performance of a report may be different there compared to in Power BI Desktop. Following on from this,
Meet the Bad-Practice Power BI Astronaut
by Gil Raviv on 29. 2. 2020 at 1:03
The Community Summit was postponed to June 29 – July 2 due to the Coronavirus worldwide concerns. So, I have plenty of time to prepare for my session. I don’t like to keep things in the oven for a long time – so I decided to share with you a few of my slides. Subscribe The post Meet the Bad-Practice Power BI Astronaut appeared […]
From Marine Biologist to Power BI Pro
by Jason Cockington on 27. 2. 2020 at 0:18
Matt here: If you are a regular reader of my blog, you may remember that late in 2019 I advertised for a full time trainer to join my company. I have been in business for … From Marine Biologist to Power BI Pro Read More
Gartner Magic Quadrant for Business Intelligence – 2020 Update
by Matt Allington on 24. 2. 2020 at 22:15
Updated Feb 2020 Gartner released the 2020 magic quadrant for Business Intelligence early in Feb 2020. As expected (by me at least), Microsoft is continuing its trail blazing and has maintained a clear lead over … Gartner Magic Quadrant for Business Intelligence – 2020 Update Read More
Adding Your Own Messages To Power Query Query Diagnostics
by Chris Webb on 24. 2. 2020 at 21:05
A quick point: while the Power Query Query Diagnostics functionality is relatively new, it’s based on Power BI/Power Query trace logging that has been around for a while. I’ve just realised that this means you can use the Diagnostics.Trace M function that I blogged about back in 2016 to add your own messages to the
Joining Tables on 2 Columns in Power BI
by Matt Allington on 17. 2. 2020 at 22:59
I was delivering an advanced DAX class recently and was chatting with the bright students in the class about various topics. Through the discussions it occurred to me that it may be possible to create … Joining Tables on 2 Columns in Power BI Read More