Hands-On Data Visualization with Microsoft Power BI [Video]

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  • Connect, import, and transform data for business intelligence
  • Create dashboards and real-time reports to share with business users on the web and on mobile
  • Use natural language querying for data visualization
  • Integrate Power BI with other tools, including Microsoft Excel to connect your Excel workbooks
  • Share reports and dashboards based on the Power BI desktop
  • Use customized charts from Power BI marketplace
  • Explore the Power BI mobile app
  • Apply predictive analytics to improve business decision-making

Are you wasting time on compiling data from multiple sources instead of analyzing data? Are you relying on your Tech team to develop custom reports and dashboards? Power BI is a self-service business intelligence tool that reduces your dependency on the IT team to create reports and dashboards. Power BI is used to get insights from the data, saving your cost and time.
This course aims to equip you with BI tools to make better business decisions and create accurate reports and dashboards in just few minutes. This course is specifically designed to give you hands-on experience of Power BI with more of a focus on practical applications in business environments. You’ll walk through Power BI, end to end, starting from how to connect to and import your data, author reports using Power BI Desktop, and publish those reports to the Power BI service.

By taking this course, you’ll build a solid ground in business intelligence and will be able to create real-time reports and dashboards in minutes.

All the code and supporting files for this course are available on Github at https://github.com/PacktPublishing/Hands-on-Data-Visualization-with-Microsoft-Power-BI

Style and Approach

The course is divided into sections, and in each section, you’ll explore a functionality of Power BI. After each section, you’ll practice by creating a report with a given data source. Throughout the course, we’ll analyze the data and try to solve a certain business problem using interactive visualization.

  • Use Power BI to gather data, create reports, and get in action within few minutes
  • Bring the power of business intelligence to everyone including the non-tech users using Power BI as a tool
  • Build a solid base with the recent updated features of Power BI to support efficient decision-making across any number of business sectors
Course Length 1 hour 53 minutes
ISBN 9781789805185
Date Of Publication 24 Dec 2018


Murli Rajpurohit

Murli Rajpurohit is a data scientist with over a year of experience in the business intelligence domain. He is also passionate about machine learning, data science, and artificial intelligence. He is also a keen believer in continuous learning. He focuses on combining the best elements of storytelling with Power BI’s interactive capabilities to engage audiences in a whole new way. His interest lies in learning every aspect of computer vision. He has expert knowledge and hands-on experience of both quantitative and qualitative analysis, data mining, optimization, and database operations, and is proficient in R, SQL, and Python.