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Getting Started

  1. 5/3/2016, Video, 0:52:16
    We welcome all users, new and experienced to this intro session of Power BI. Everything you wanted to know about Power BI but never knew who to ask. This will a fast pace...
  2. 1/16/2017, Trainings
    If you’d like to learn how to architect solutions in Cortana Intelligence Suite and how to build intelligence into your applications, don’t miss this workshop! Build an...
  3. 5/3/2016, Video, 0:55:58
    Everything you should know around security and Power BI. We will take a look at how to leverage your on premise Analysis Services security, how to share dash/dashboards...
  4. 5/3/2016, Video, 0:39:19
    In this demo rich session, you will understand the powerful relationship between Excel and Power BI. You are invited to learn how to use Excel and Power BI together to expand...

Power BI News

7/27/2020, Service Updates
A new Power BI component is now available for easier integration with React, a popular open-source JavaScript library for building user interfaces.
7/27/2020,
IntroductionWith the advent of Artificial Intelligence and Internet of Things, a new paradigm of AIOT solutions is beginning to emerge. This is in part due to hardware advancements that allow...
7/20/2020, Azure Podcast
Principal PM in the Azure Rukmani Gopalan joins us on the continuing discussion on ADLS. This time we focus on migration from Gen 1 to Gen 2. Rukmani gives us the background behind the two...
The Azure Maps visual for Power BI will be releasing as a preview this week. Power BI is a powerful analysis and visualization tool. Azure Maps is an important tool for gaining geospatial context...
7/10/2020, Service Updates
In response to customer feedback, .NET Core support for Azure Analysis Services client libraries is now available in preview. Start building .NET Core applications for modern cross-platform and...
6/8/2020, James Serra's Blog
Power BI has become hugely popular and I find common questions about functionality and features, so I thought I would put in this blog some of those questions with answers: What is the best way...
6/8/2020,
Azure Media Services is pleased to announce the public preview of a new platform capability called “Live Video Analytics” or in short LVA. LVA provides a platform for you to build hybrid...
5/18/2020, James Serra's Blog
There are a number of options for monitoring Power BI that I wanted to mention: Performance analyzer: Find out how each of your report elements, such as visuals and DAX formulas, are performing....
4/14/2020, Service Updates
Many-to-many relationships in Azure Analysis Services are now generally available. These are relationships between tables where both columns are non-unique, and are based on many-to-many...
4/2/2020,
In an industrial IoT scenario, live telemetry data produced by devices, sensors, or tags can be continuous or discrete. We’re excited to share that Azure Time Series Insights can now process...
3/16/2020, James Serra's Blog
There are many ways to share the dashboards, reports, and datasets that you create in Power BI. Below I’ll compare all such options (there are twelve!). First make sure to have an understanding...
3/12/2020, Service Updates
Managed identity authentication for output to Power BI is now generally available in Azure Stream Analytics.
In this post, App Dev Manager Andy Moore shows how to create cross-organizational reports for Azure DevOps with Power BI. When using Azure DevOps to manage teams,
3/10/2020, James Serra's Blog
A common topic I have been discussing recently with customers is the security around Power BI. Basically, how to prevent users seeing data they shouldn’t. So I’ll discuss the various “layers” of...
3/9/2020, Service Updates
Power BI now has an additional set of capabilities that allow you to export a Power BI report by using a REST call to the following file formats—PDF, PPTX (PowerPoint), and PNG.
3/5/2020, Service Updates
Support for transport layer security (TLS) 1.0 and 1.1 for Power BI will end in June 2020. Upgrade the TLS version of your Power BI application to TLS 1.2 before then.
The theme this month is transparency. From rich Azure Hybrid Benefit and reservation reporting in a new Power BI app to a detailed breakdown of resource costs and clarity behind what "not...
2/18/2020, Service Updates
Power BI Embedded now has the capability to set a basic filter as a single selection filter. To do this, when editing the report, select the checkbox that says Require single selection at the...
2/18/2020, Service Updates
Power BI, integrated with ArcGIS, delivers the world’s leading visual spatial analytics. ArcGIS Maps for Power BI offers enhanced mapping and analysis capabilities, demographic data, and...
2/18/2020, Service Updates
The new Power BI usage metrics report allows you to monitor the views of your report, and to see the consumption’s platform. For embedded reports, to see the different kinds of embed scenarios,...