Tag: Excel

BI-NSIGHT – Power BI (Pin Excel Range to Dashboard, Weekly Service Update, New Custom Visualizations, Power BI Community, R, VMOB Content Pack) – Azure (Data Science Virtual Machine)

So I have been offline for a little while, quite a few things going on, but I am back on track and here are the latest BI-NSIGHT updates that I have been looking into! Power BI – Pin Excel Range to Dashboard It is really great to see that the Power BI team is realizing that having the ability to…

BI-NSIGHT – Power BI (Collaboration, Mobile, Webtrends, Natural Language, Resizing Reports, Increased Limits, Dynamics AX Support) – SQL Server 2016 CTP 2.3 – APS Update 4 – Office 2016 (Updates, Publishing Directly to Power BI)

There is a whole stack of updates with regards to Power BI this week, as well as some other updates within the BI space. I have to quickly point out that I was very fortunate to finally meet Jen Underwood. t (Twitter) It is really great to have the opportunity to have meet up with people that you have followed…

BI-NSIGHT – Multiple Power BI Announcements – Cortana Analytics – Particle and Microsoft – Azure Data Catalog – Power Query Update

So the past week has been filled with a whole host of announcements, particularly in the Power BI space, but as well as with Microsoft’s cloud based solutions. A lot of the information that I have found due to the current World Partner Conference! So as we do every week, let’s get into the amazing details. There is quite a…

BI-NSIGHT Power BI Sweet IQ , Summer Release – SSIS Feature Pack for Azure – Excel 2016 New Chart Options (Treemap, Sunburst, Histogram, Box & Whisker, Waterfall)

Well this week there were some updates and fortunately not too many so where we go! Power BI – Sweet IQ This week, there was yet another release of a content pack for Power BI, this time it was relating to a company called Sweet IQ. They position themselves as provider that can leverage your local search and increase your…

BI-NSIGHT – SQL 2016 Preview (CTP2) – SSAS Partition Manager – Power BI Quickbooks Connector – Excel 2016 Updates

What started out as a rather quiet week in terms of news and what is going on within the Microsoft space, when I started going through my daily routine today there was some pleasant updates! SQL Server 2016 Preview (CTP2) After the Microsoft Ignite conference it was announced if I can remember correctly that there would be a SQL 2016…

BI-NSIGHT – Power BI Designer Update – Power BI Twilio Connector – Excel 2016 Visualisations – Azure Data Lake

Fortunately this week, the Microsoft machine was a little quieter, but still as expected new updated in the Power BI Space. Power BI Designer Update   I have read quite a few blog posts, downloaded and viewed the Power BI Designer update. And I have to say they are some welcome changes. In my mind I see that over time,…

BI-NSIGHT – Excel 2016 – Power BI Updates (Including new Data Sources) – Azure SQL Data Warehouse

So after last week, and the annual Microsoft Ignite conference, there was a whole stack of product announcements and updates. This was really great to see, and it once again amazes me how quickly Microsoft is able to get this to market. And being a Microsoft BI enthusiast, it excites me. I mean who does not like to play with…

BI-NSIGHT – SQL Server 2016 – Power BI Updates – Microsoft Azure Stack

Well I have to admit that it seems that the Microsoft machine has been working flat out to get out new products and updates. If my memory serves me, this is the third week in a row that Microsoft has released new products and updates. I am really enjoying it! But hopefully this will slow down, so that we can…

BI-NSIGHT – Azure Analytics Services – Power BI Dynamics AX Connector – Auto refreshing of Excel Files in Power BI – Excel 2016 Updates

Once again this past week Microsoft as released even more products. So let’s get started. Azure Analytics Services On 29 April at the annual Microsoft Build conference they announced new services on the Azure platform. I really think that Microsoft is doing a great job of having an entire cloud platform available for customers. Due to the digital age and…