Microsoft Power BI Cookbook

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Microsoft Power BI Cookbook

Brett Powell

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Book Details

ISBN 139781788290142
Paperback802 pages

Book Description

Microsoft Power BI is a business intelligence and analytics platform consisting of applications and services designed to provide coherent, visual and interactive insights of data.

This book will provide thorough, technical examples of using all primary Power BI tools and features as well as demonstrate high impact end-to-end solutions that leverage and integrate these technologies and services. Get familiar with Power BI development tools and services, go deep into the data connectivity and transformation, modeling, visualization and analytical capabilities of Power BI, and see Power BI’s functional programming languages of DAX and M come alive to deliver powerful solutions to address common, challenging scenarios in business intelligence.

This book will excite and empower you to get more out of Power BI via detailed recipes, advanced design and development tips, and guidance on enhancing existing Power BI projects.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Configuring Power BI Development Tools
Introduction
Configuring Power BI Desktop options and settings
Installing the On-Premises Data Gateway
Installing Power BI Publisher for Excel
Installing and Configuring DAX Studio

What You Will Learn

  • Cleanse, stage, and integrate your data sources with Power BI
  • Abstract data complexities and provide users with intuitive, self-service BI capabilities
  • Build business logic and analysis into your solutions via the DAX programming language and dynamic, dashboard-ready calculations
  • Take advantage of the analytics and predictive capabilities of Power BI
  • Make your solutions more dynamic and user specific and/or defined including use cases of parameters, functions, and row level security
  • Understand the differences and implications of DirectQuery, Live Connections, and Import-Mode Power BI datasets and how to deploy content to the Power BI Service and schedule refreshes
  • Integrate other Microsoft data tools such as Excel and SQL Server Reporting Services into your Power BI solution

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Configuring Power BI Development Tools
Introduction
Configuring Power BI Desktop options and settings
Installing the On-Premises Data Gateway
Installing Power BI Publisher for Excel
Installing and Configuring DAX Studio

Book Details

ISBN 139781788290142
Paperback802 pages
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