Category: SQL Server 2016

BI-NSIGHT – Power BI (New On-Premise Gateway, Data Stories Gallery, Embedded GA coming soon – Publish to Web GA, New Visuals,) – SQL Server (R Client, Migration Assistant for Datazen) – Excel (Faster Pivot Tables in Excel 2016) – Azure (Azure SQL Data Warehouse GA)

There sure has been a whole host of updates and additions in the world of BI in the past week. So here they are below. Power BI – New On-Premise Gateway This is another great update that I did not see coming. But it does make total sense. As well as great to have a single point in which you…

BI-NSIGHT – Power BI (Smarter Auto Generated Insights, OkViz) – SQL Server 2016 (SSDT GA) – Microsoft Flow (Updates)

Not a whole host of updates this week, but still some great things to look into. Power BI – Smarter Auto Generated Insights Another great service update in Power BI, with regards to the Quick Insights. You now have the ability to put in complex filters and then generate insights based on your complex filters. This can enable you to…

BI-NSIGHT – Power BI (Desktop Update – May, New Visuals, Gateway Enterprise Update, Azure ML Predictions, Planned Work started) – SQL Server 2016 (Generally Available, Mobile Report Publisher,SSMS

Here are the weekly BI Updates, with a lot of great things within Power BI as well as the major release for SQL Server 2016 Power BI – Desktop Update for May Well this week there is a whole stack of updates to the Power BI Desktop which once again is great to see so many updates and actual user…

BI-NSIGHT – Power BI (Service Update, Desktop Update, Dynamic Security in Service, Content Pack Dynamics AX Cost Management Pack) – SQL Server 2016 (RTM Release 01 June 2016)

There has been another busy week in the world of BI, here are the details. Power BI – Service Update for Drilling into Data It appears that the features that have put as part of the Power BI Desktop update are now also in the Power BI Service. This is great and I have no doubt that further details will…

BI-NSIGHT – Power BI (Natural Narratives Visual, Time Intelligence, Mobile App update iOS) – Excel 2016 (Power Query) – SQL Server 2016 (Mobile Report Publisher Update)

Here are this week’s updates some great things happened this past week. Power BI – Natural Narratives Visual This is a very interesting visual provided via Power BI. What this will do is to provide a narrative into your data via natural language. It does appear that your visuals will change based on what you use via the natural language….

BI-NSIGHT – Power BI (April Service Update, Drill to Details, Mobile App Update, Governance & Deployment Approaches, Compliance, Webinar Series) – SQL Server 2016 (RC3, SSDT April Preview (RC3), Mobile Report Publisher Update, Cloud Backup & Restore) – BIML (BIML Express) – Azure (Free Resources to learn Cloud)

It has been a very busy week in the world of BI so here are the weekly updates. Power BI – April Service Update Late last week there was the monthly service update for Power BI, so below are some of the features that I would like to highlight. It is great to see that you now can integrate with…

BI-NSIGHT – Power BI (Pride, Gantt Visual, Windows Dev Center Content Pack, Custom Visual Sandboxing) – SQL Server 2016 (RC0, Reporting Services & Analysis Services Update, SSDT, Linux)

It has been another busy week in the Microsoft BI world, and amazing things still coming out from the Power BI Team, and it appears that SQL Server 2016 is full steam ahead which is great to see. Here is my weekly BI-NSIGHT round up. Power BI – Pride What this is, is for you to let the rest of…

BI-NSIGHT – Power BI (Enterprise Gateway Update, Desktop Update, Mobile App Update, Dynamics AX 7 Content Pack, Azure Security Center Content Pack, New Visuals) – SQL 2016 (Hear from the Engineers) – Excel 2016 (Funnel Chart)

There has been a lot of updates that have happened this past week. Loads of goodness especially in Power BI, so read all the details below. Power BI – Enterprise Gateway There has been an updated release for the Enterprise Gateway for Power BI. And I have to say that this has come leaps and bounds in a very short…

BI-NSIGHT – Power BI (Mobile App Update, Waffle Chart Visual, Alpine Metrics Content Pack, KPI Indicator Visual Explained) – SQL Server 2016 (Hear from the Engineers, Virtual Lab, KPI Data Refresh) – Excel 2016 (New Functions, Power Query Update)

There has been a lot happening in the BI space over the past week. Loads of things to read about and review and see how this can be integrated and used. So without any further delay let’s get into the details. Power BI – Mobile App Update They have made some great improvements to the Mobile App, currently only for…