Category: SQL Server 2016

BI-NSIGHT – Power BI (Service Update, External Sharing, Admin Portal, Web & Video Widget, Zooming) – SQL Server 2016 (Mobile Publisher Preview 2)

This week has been another great week, with some great service updates in the Power BI space, as well as another release for SQL Server 2016 mobile reporting! Power BI – February Service Update There have once again been a whole host of Service updates to Power BI. And as per my previous blog posts I will touch on the…

BI-NSIGHT – Power BI (Publish in Web App, Enterprise Gateway GA, Desktop Update, Troux Content Pack, New Visuals) – SQL Server 2016 (CTP3.3, eBook, R)

So from last week to almost having nothing to talk about, to this week having a whole host of updates. Just to quickly mention I attended the first local Power BI User Group meeting in Brisbane this evening ( QLD Power BI User Group ), and it had a really great turnout, along with some great content for the first…

BI-NSIGHT – Power BI (IOS Power BI App for SSRS, Enterprise Gateway, Printing, AT Internet Content Pack) – SQL Server 2016 (eBook, Mobile Publisher)

The year is finally coming to a close and it has been a really busy but amazing year. I am looking forward to what will be happening in the Microsoft BI space next year, with the release of SQL Server 2016, as well as I have no doubt that there are a great things planned for Power BI. Power BI…

BI-NSIGHT – Power BI Desktop (Monthly & Service Update) – Excel 2016 (Add-In for Machine Learning) – Power BI (Sankey Visual, Power BI Community, Office365Mon Content Pack)

As this year begins to really wind down it is good to see that the Microsoft machine also appears to be having a break. I have no doubt that in 2016 it will be full steam ahead and back into the swing of things. And before I could finish this blog post I checked if there was any news and…

BI-NSIGHT – Power BI (Developers – Opening up the Content Packs, Weekly Service Update,Visual Scroller) – SharePoint 2016 (White Paper) – Excel 2016 (Use Excel like a Boss)

It has been a crazy last few months from the Microsoft BI stream, and finally as the year winds down they appear to also be looking to take a much needed break. So this week’s BI-NSIGHT is short and sweet. Power BI – Developers details It was great to see how Microsoft have embraced not only the end users for…

BI-NSIGHT – SQL Server 2016 (CTP 3.1, SSAS Tabular) – Power BI (Cortana, Mobile App, Enterprise Gateway, Bing Content Pack, API Updates, Sentiment Analysis) – Data Insights Summit – Power Apps

Once again this week there has been a lot of activity in the BI space. Which is great and is definitely keeping me on my toes! SQL Server 2016 – CTP 3.1 & SSAS Tabular This week Microsoft released a small update to SQL Server 2016, and one of the features that I am looking forward to testing is upgrading…

BI-NSIGHT – Power BI Desktop (Date Hierarchy) – Power BI(Timeline Slicer Visual, Pin Excel Range to Dashboard, Power BI User Groups, Weekly Service Update, Visual Studio Application Insights Content Pack) – Microsoft BI Reporting Road Map – SQL Server 2016 SSIS Updates

With the Pass conference completed last week there has been a lot of information about SQL Server 2016 and the future does indeed look bright for BI within the Microsoft BI stack. And I personally think that in the future they will be leading in most of the BI areas. I am not going to go into all the details…

BI-NSIGHT – SQL Server 2016 CTP 3.0 (SSAS, SSRS, SSIS) – Power BI (Chiclet Visual, SparkPost Content Pack, Weekly Service Update, Personal Gateway Update, Tiles in SharePoint)

I expected this week to be a really interesting week with SQL Pass happening. As I was sure to see some really good and interesting updates from Microsoft and it sure is living up to this. There has been a lot of information on Twitter and on other blogs, so here is my take on the developments. SQL Server 2016…

BI-NSIGHT – SQL Server 2016 (CTP 2.4) – Power BI (Azure Audit Logs Content Pack, Visual Contest, Weekly Service Update) – Dashboard Design

So I am happy to report that this week there are still quite a few updates but not as many as what there has recently been. It is great to see that there are still so many updates and new things to look into in the Microsoft BI space. Personally a lot has been going on within my working environment…