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ESPC15 Power BI - The New Way to Quickly Build Powerful Dashboards (Level 300)

Learn how to use the new Power BI Designer to create powerful reports and dashboards, and how to use the new features of Power BI; Power BI dashboards; Connect live to on-premises Analysis Services models, live connectors to for instance Dynamics or SalesForce, and how to use the Power BI Designer to utilize this. Power BI Designer is a standalone Windows Desktop application that can be downloaded from the Power BI site. This application combines Power Query, Power Pivot Data Model and Power View into a seamless experience that will allow customers to build their Power BI elements in an offline fashion and then upload to the Power BI Service.

In this session you will:
- Learn about Power BI Designer
- Learn how to set up Power BI dashboards
- Learn about Power Query, Power Pivot and Power View

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ESPC15 Power BI - The New Way to Quickly Build Powerful Dashboards (Level 300)

  1. 1. The New Way to Quickly Build Powerful Dashboards Knut Relbe-Moe, Chief Technical Architect Knowledge Factory
  2. 2. Knut Relbe-Moe My Experience:  SharePoint evangelist, mentor, speaker  Old developer, turned Architect / ITPro  Have worked with SharePoint since the 2003 version.  Worked with several clients upgrading their solution from 2007/2010 to 2013.  Works as a Lead Architect and advisor creating SharePoint Farm architecture/infrastructure on many projects. With up to 25.000 users.  Worked with automating the installation and configuration of SharePoint. Chief TechnicalArchitect KnowledgeFactory, Oslo, Norway Office Server& ServicesMVP MigrationExpert Educatorfor Glasspaper NintexVirtualTechnicalEvangelist Knut.Relbe- moe@knowledgefa @shareptkarm
  3. 3. Agenda • Introduction • Demos • Getting Started • Resources • Questions “With Power BI, it’s simple. Everything becomes possible.” Philip Dean, Tees and Hartlepool National Health Services Trust
  4. 4. What is Self Service Business Intelligence (SSBI) • Self-service business intelligence is defined here as end users designing and deploying their own reports and analyses within an approved and supported architecture and tools portfolio. (Gartner)
  5. 5. Power BI • Power BI empowers anyone to securely connect and explore data sources, create dashboards, get intelligent real-time insights and proactive alerts Dashboards Insights Alerts Experience your data. Any data, any way, anywhere
  6. 6. Key benefits and differentiators of Power BI Pre-built dashboards and reports for popular SaaS solutions Integrated with familiar Microsoft products and utilizes commitment for scale & availability in Azure Intuitive data exploration using natural language query Real-time dashboard updates Fast deployment, hybrid configuration, secure, and integrated with existing IT systems. Secure, live connection to your data sources, on-premises and in the cloud
  7. 7. Power BI Overview Data sources Power BI service SaaS solutions e.g. Marketo, Salesforce, GitHub, Google analytics On-premises data e.g. Analysis Services Custom content packs Corporate data sources or external data services Azure services Azure SQL, Stream Analytics… Excel files Workbook data / data models Power BI Desktop files Data from files, databases, Azure, and other sources Data refresh Visualizations Live dashboards Content packs Sharing & collaborationNatural language query Reports Datasets01001 10101
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  9. 9. Power BI Power BI Desktop Mobile Apps for iOS, Android and Windows
  10. 10. Create Power BI content Visual data exploration & interactive reporting
  11. 11. Unlock your Excel data Analyze data and publish your workbooks to Power BI
  12. 12. Connect live to your on-premises data Live Query & Scheduled Data Refresh
  13. 13. Power BI overview
  14. 14. Power BI Content Packs Prebuilt Power BI experience for your service
  15. 15. PowerBI – Options and Pricing Full info at:
  16. 16. Resources
  17. 17. Key Takeaways No infrastructure needed Fast implementation Uses familiar tools and approaches PowerPivot scales to 100’s millions rows New features being added all the time
  18. 18. Now you are ready to play around with Power BI
  19. 19. Questions? • Now or later 
  20. 20. THANK YOU