Category: BI-NSIGHT

BI-NIGHT – Power BI (Export to PowerPoint, New Visual Liquid Fill Gauge, Tech Tip Display Text, Automating Power BI Desktop Refresh, Webinar Create PowerApps to send real time data to Power BI) – DAX Studio (Release 2.5.0)

Another week closer to SQL Pass, and here are the recent updates and interesting articles Power BI – Export to PowerPoint It is great to see that after some screenshots from Microsoft Ignite that this has already been implemented into the Power BI Service. I am sure that there will be more details around this in due course from the…

BI-NSIGHT – Power BI (Featured Data Stories, Dashboard Makeover, Office 365 Adoption Content Pack, JIRA Content Pack) – Excel (Get & Transform Update)

Here are this week’s BI-NIGHTS updates. Power BI – Featured Data Stories There are some great data stories featured in the Power BI Data Stories showcase. I have to have a special mention to myself that I managed to get my Create Dynamic Periods for Fiscal or Calendar Dates and Dynamic Month Names for Charts also featured which I am…

BI-NSIGHT – Power BI (What’s coming to Power BI, September Desktop Update, Mobile App Update, Community Blog Highlights, How to Optimize your mobile phone experience, Installing Power BI Desktop through SCCM, Changes to Support, Help Improve Power BI Survey

With Microsoft Ignite completed I have no doubt that we very soon will see some of the announcements starting to be seen in the Microsoft products. So here are this week’s updates. Power BI – What’s coming to Power BI As you can see from the image above there is a lot of things coming to Power BI in Fall…

BI-NSIGHT – Power BI (ArcGIS Maps, Forthcoming updates, Intune MAM for iOS App, Creating Custom Visual, Narrative Science) – SQL Server 2016 (CU Update 2, Embed Paginated Reports into ASP.NET)

This is going to be a rather long or large blog post with Microsoft Ignite this week I am certain that there will be some really amazing announcements. So here we go.. Power BI – ArcGIS Maps I am really looking forward to being able to use ArcGIS maps in Power BI. And not only will this be included in…

BI-NSIGHT – Power BI (August Power BI Desktop Update, Future Download Report & Snap to Grid, IntelliSense coming to Power Query, Power BI Training, WebTuna Content Pack, Building a Real-Time IoT Dashboard, Chris Webb Loading Data from Multiple Excel Workbooks saved in OneDrive, SCCM Solution Template) – SQL Server (SSAS Integrated Workspace Mode, SSMS Update, Report Builder Update)

Last week there was not a lot on the go, but it seems to have picked up this week, so here are the latest insights. Power BI – August Power BI Desktop Update As I am sure some of you would have already seen and heard and I personally have to echo what other people have said, it is great…

BI-NSIGHT – Power BI (Mobile Apps Update, Custom Visual Tool Development Update, Dynamic Security Cheat Sheet, JavaScript API, Infer Content Pack) – Microsoft Flow (Available to Everyone) – SQL Server Analysis Services 2016 (Tabular Editor)

Another great week in the world of BI. Power BI – Mobile Apps Update for August 2016 Another month goes by and some more updates, this time from the Mobile Apps team. In this update they have done quite a lot of work with regards to the ability to do manual refreshing of your data in iOS if you have…

BI-NSIGHT – Power BI (Secure and Audit Power BI, Data Driven Parameters, Snowflake Data Connector) – Excel (Get & Transform Updates / Power Query Updates)

Here are the BI updates for this week. Power BI – Secure and Audit Power BI One of the questions that is regularly asked with regards to Power BI is around how secure the data is. And along with that is how do people gain access. This new update goes a long way not only to make Power BI more…

BI-NSIGHT – Power BI (Desktop & Service Update, Amazon Redshift Connector, Data Driven Alerts Deep Dive, Impala Connector) – OkViz (PBIX Tools)

As it is now becoming tradition at month end is when we get the release of the Power BI Desktop and Power BI Service, as well as other related BI things happening in the past week. Power BI – Desktop Update So this latest release has a whole host of updates, and as before I will highlight what I think…

BI-NSIGHT – Power BI (Embedded Pricing) – SQL Server 2016 (CU1, Mobile Report Publisher for July) – Excel (Power Query Update)

This week has been a good week in the BI domain. Power BI – Embedded Pricing As you can see from above they now have released what the pricing model will be for Power BI Embedded. You can find the link below to view what your pricing will be based on your data center you use. Power BI Embedded Pricing…