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Learn
  • Make interesting and creative visualizations based on your data with Power BI
  • Build powerful, structured reports and KPIs with Power BI
  • Explore detailed investigation history, trends, time series, and heat map charts with the analytical dashboard
  • Build several custom and geographic visuals to study the market with a strategic dashboard
  • Publish your dashboard to the web to have powerful, tile-based, data fusion, and tailor-made data for the effective executive
  • Get introduced to a narrative-oriented custom visual, Power BI's navigation capabilities, and a powerful storytelling feature
  • Get a detailed walkthrough of Power BI's flexible formatting features
About

Do you get confused when you analyze data from various sources? If yes, then this course will be your perfect guide and companion to analyze any data with ease.
This course provides an introduction to Power BI's powerful dashboard design features and how you can use it to the advantage of your organization. You'll begin the course by building a simple, functional interactive dashboard. You'll present linked charts and KPIs. You'll develop dashboard examples suitable for publishing to analysts through managers and executives. At times, you need to walk users through the data so we introduce some storytelling features of Power BI. Finally, we'll wrap up with some tips to style your dashboards for publishing.
At the end of this course, you’ll explore real-world examples, get started with Microsoft Power BI, and become comfortable with it so you can delve deeper.

The reffiles for this course are available at: https://github.com/PacktPublishing/Building-Interactive-Dashboards-with-Microsoft-Power-BI

Style and Approach

This course takes a completely practical approach with real-world examples. You’ll start with different tools and features of Power BI. Moving ahead you will learn how to use Power BI to create interactive dashboards. The course offers superior value with a structured approach and focuses on the practical goal and in an accessible learning format.

Features
  • Analyze data from multiple data sources and create your own datasets
  • Create reports and dashboards without depending on any IT staff or database administrators
  • Generate interesting interactive visualizations based on your data
Course Length 2 hours 24 minutes
ISBN 9781789612066
Date Of Publication 31 Oct 2018

Authors

Peter MacMurchy

Peter MacMurchy has been a professional software developer for over 15 years, focusing on UX, UI, and interactive data visualization tools. He acquired a keen interest in information visualization from coursework while studying Computer Graphics for his M.Sc. in Computer Science at the University of Calgary. Since then, he's continued to develop visualization and interactive software for finance, film, energy, and other industries. At Uncharted, Peter helps clients improve their data visualization capabilities on a consulting basis.