Power BI http://sqlmag.com/taxonomy/term/26481/more en 5 Common Challenges to Building BI in the Cloud http://sqlmag.com/blog/5-common-challenges-building-bi-cloud <div class="node-body blog-body">After spending 20 years building analytics, BI and database solutions, I've focused on Cloud data solutions over the past 2 years. I've chosen 5 common challenges that I face every day with Cloud migrations and that you'll face in your Cloud BI projects.</div> <p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/blog/5-common-challenges-building-bi-cloud" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/blog/5-common-challenges-building-bi-cloud#comments Power BI Azure Azure Business Intelligence Professional Cloud Business Intelligence Cloud Business Intelligence Fri, 12 May 2017 12:38:00 +0000 35131 at http://sqlmag.com Build your Cloud Analytics Solution from an Azure Template http://sqlmag.com/power-bi/build-your-cloud-analytics-solution-azure-template <div class="field-byline"> Quickly generate building blocks needed for analytics using templates </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Cloud computing presents a unique platform for generating complex analytics solutions quickly. With the use of pre-build solution templates, Azure provides an easy mechanism to get started.</div> <p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/power-bi/build-your-cloud-analytics-solution-azure-template" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/power-bi/build-your-cloud-analytics-solution-azure-template#comments Power BI Analytics Azure Business Intelligence Business Intelligence Professional Cloud BI Power BI Tue, 27 Dec 2016 14:24:00 +0000 34591 at http://sqlmag.com Power BI Solutions for the Enterprise – Part 1 http://sqlmag.com/power-bi/power-bi-solutions-enterprise-part-1 <div class="node-body article-body">Power BI is a bona fide sensation. It’s only been about seven months since the rebooted version 2 release and transition from Office 365 to PowerBI.com and Power BI Desktop. Since that time, Gartner has moved Microsoft to a leading position on the Magic Quadrant for Business Intelligence and Analytics Platforms. Like a young, prized race horse sprinting to the lead from the center of the pack; Power BI is being taken seriously and bigger players are considering the right timing to place bets. </div> <p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/power-bi/power-bi-solutions-enterprise-part-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/power-bi/power-bi-solutions-enterprise-part-1#comments Power BI Business Intelligence Business Intelligence Professional dashboards Enterprise BI Power BI Scaled solutions Mon, 22 Feb 2016 16:15:00 +0000 30091 at http://sqlmag.com It is Time to Migrate Power BI for Office 365 http://sqlmag.com/blog/it-time-migrate-power-bi-office-365 <div class="node-body blog-body">Don't forget to migrate Power BI for Office 365 content before you leave for the holidays. Deprecation of Power BI for Office 365 starts at the end of December 2015. Here is what you need to know to successfully move your business intelligence content to the latest and greatest version of Microsoft Power BI.</div> <p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/blog/it-time-migrate-power-bi-office-365" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/blog/it-time-migrate-power-bi-office-365#comments Power BI Business Intelligence Professional migration Office 365 Power BI for Office 365 SQL Server BI Blog Tue, 08 Dec 2015 21:06:00 +0000 26431 at http://sqlmag.com <p>Microsoft Power BI&nbsp;</p> Are You Ready For Power BI? http://sqlmag.com/power-bi/are-you-ready-power-bi <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Microsoft has positioned Power BI to be the industry-leading tool for simple self-service desktop data mashups but it has great heritage of serious business analytics.&nbsp; I&rsquo;ve had numerous conversations lately with new consulting clients; both business leaders and technical professionals, who recognize the promise of Power BI and are anxious to put it to work solving real data problems.&nbsp; Are you ready to use Power BI to tackle your data challenges?&nbsp; On the 27<sup>th</sup> of August, I&rsquo;ll lead an online virtual workshop &ldquo;Building Business Intelligence Solutions</p></div> <p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/power-bi/are-you-ready-power-bi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/power-bi/are-you-ready-power-bi#comments Power BI Business Decision Maker Business Intelligence Professional dashboard deliver online Power BI Self-Service Reporting training Wed, 19 Aug 2015 21:26:00 +0000 25751 at http://sqlmag.com http://media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com/736x/94/0b/ef/940bef096f336dabb65f14f245361bc0.jpg Your Guide to the New Power BI Desktop http://sqlmag.com/power-bi/your-guide-new-power-bi-desktop <div class="node-body article-body"><p>July 24th marked the General Availability release of major updates to Power BI Service and Power BI Desktop, Microsoft&#39;s cloud-based analytics and data visualization platform. Today&#39;s updates replace the previous &quot;Power BI for Office 365&quot; version and Power BI service that required either a subscription to Office 365 or Sharepoint Online for access.&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>Power BI Desktop</strong></p></div> <p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/power-bi/your-guide-new-power-bi-desktop" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/power-bi/your-guide-new-power-bi-desktop#comments Power BI General Availability Microsoft Power BI Desktop Sun, 26 Jul 2015 14:18:00 +0000 25371 at http://sqlmag.com https://www.bing.com/images/search?q=power+bi+logo+image&view=detailv2&qpvt=power+bi+logo+image&id=72AF4FC267C11253A886228A81D53D28DEFD7C08&selectedIndex=32&ccid=VXvDB5eZ&simid=608018446067761724&thid=JN.5tjxDswH0WGYbKx5r7zz8Q&ajaxhist=0 Power BI Preview Gaining Market Momentum http://sqlmag.com/blog/power-bi-preview-gaining-market-momentum <div class="node-body blog-body">As summer nears, the Power BI Preview is making bigger waves with every weekly release. Popular data sources and a plethora of Power BI Designer enhancements are being released at light speed pace. Check out the highlights on what has been released and what we might see next.</div> <p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/blog/power-bi-preview-gaining-market-momentum" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/blog/power-bi-preview-gaining-market-momentum#comments Power BI Business Intelligence Professional Cloud BI Cloud BI Mobile BI Mobile BI Power BI Power BI self-service BI self-service BI SQL Server BI Blog Wed, 03 Jun 2015 07:50:00 +0000 24671 at http://sqlmag.com <p><span>New&nbsp;Power BI Designer,&nbsp;a free desktop data discovery tool that unifies the &ldquo;power&rdquo; tools: Power Query for self-service ETL and data prep, Power Pivot for sophisticated data modeling and Power View for drag-and-drop visualization into one streamlined user experience.</span></p> Power BI Preview now Globally Available http://sqlmag.com/power-bi/power-bi-preview-now-globally-available <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft’s CEO Satya Nadella announced in his Convergence data culture keynote session this morning that Power BI Preview is now available globally in 140 markets. </div> <p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/power-bi/power-bi-preview-now-globally-available" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/power-bi/power-bi-preview-now-globally-available#comments Power BI Power BI Mon, 16 Mar 2015 15:16:00 +0000 23361 at http://sqlmag.com Introducing the Free Power BI Designer Desktop App http://sqlmag.com/power-bi/introducing-free-power-bi-designer-desktop-app <div class="node-body article-body">Power BI Designer provides self-service ETL and visual analytics in a unified, seamless experience. It is a free desktop data discovery tool that can be downloaded (32-bit and 64-bit options) and installed side-by-side with any version of Office or Excel on Windows. </div> <p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/power-bi/introducing-free-power-bi-designer-desktop-app" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/power-bi/introducing-free-power-bi-designer-desktop-app#comments Power BI Power BI Designer Desktop Fri, 13 Mar 2015 14:25:00 +0000 23331 at http://sqlmag.com Delivering Actionable Analytics with Power BI iPad app http://sqlmag.com/power-bi/delivering-actionable-analytics-power-bi-ipad-app-0 <div class="node-body article-body">The Mobile BI apps empower users to get insights while on the go, annotate and share them with their colleagues in email or text messages for immediate action.</div> <p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/power-bi/delivering-actionable-analytics-power-bi-ipad-app-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/power-bi/delivering-actionable-analytics-power-bi-ipad-app-0#comments Power BI SQL Server iPad Power BI Fri, 13 Mar 2015 13:41:00 +0000 23321 at http://sqlmag.com