Once you have your data, the most significant part of the decision process could be the most important; choosing a color scheme. This article will cover a couple of great starting places and resources for your Power BI visualization.
I was looking for inspiration and some new ideas for dashboards. What better way than finding inspiring examples of BI solutions from others. The following are some of the go-to links that I am certain you can find useful.
Using what I have learned over my 20-year consulting career to help you find your work-life balance and still have an impact at work. Included is a downloadable simple methodology, in Power Bi, I used to help assess my work-life balance and determine where my time is was going.
Power BI has the Pulse Chart that allows you to show key events on a timeline and then animate them with a playback of the events to reveal patterns and insights. Let’s do a data visualization example go through a quick tutorial that show this in action.
The hardest aspect of Microsoft Ignite was keeping up with all the announcements, especially this year with what seems a focus on the overall state of the enterprise and self-service analytics. This post provides a round-up to the various announcements and sessions in the Data & AI Platform, Power BI, Azure Data Factory, Azure Purview, and associated technologies.
With the announcement of Azure Purview, it is a great time to review some of the key features and provide a learning path made up of free online resources to help you get up to speed. This article will take you through an overview of Azure Purview by setting the stage focusing on Data Governance and providing links to the next steps.
PowerBI has built-in date hierarchy features that seem to cause confusion in not only new users but experienced users. This article shows you how to avoid errors.
set of curated resources that will get you started. The resources are split into a number of sections that roughly follow the order of your design decisions. With the wide variety of possible architectures, this post concentrates on a data reporting and analytics style of solution.
One of the most challenging aspects of developing your own application is adding reporting capabilities. Power BI Embedded gives you the ability to include the capabilities of Power BI while hosting the reports in your application. This post provides a curated resource guide.
This article reviews Data Governance Initiatives to determine how to secure data usage, manage activity, gain visibility, and control of one of your most important assets. Whether on-premises or in the cloud, more employees are using and sharing an ever-increasing amount of data throughout your organization.
The Ingestion and Transforming of data in Microsoft’s Azure Platform can cover a wide variety of topics a Microsoft Azure Data Engineer needs to know. This post covers some must-have documentation, tutorials, and demos to help you through the topic.
This walk-through and resource list will provide an introduction of Power BI’s Object-Level Security (OLS) and when combined with Row-Level security (RLS), you can secure and hide specific metrics, measures, tables, or columns from report viewers when using Roles.
There were several interesting Data & AI announcements that came out of Microsoft Build 2021. I put together this summary of 11 interesting and includes links to both the announcements and other follow-on information.