Category Archives: Business Intelligence

SQL Saturday Denmark #963 – Virtual

Today, I presented a session at this years #SQLSatDenmark which went virtual and online this year. The organizers provided us with five parallel tracks and overall 29 sessions over the day. I presented my session “Continuous Integration for the BI … Continue reading

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Power BI at Microsoft Ignite 2020

This week is Microsoft Ignite week and this year is a special edition – Ignite has gone digital and online this year. In “normal” years, MS Ignite was one of the biggest (if not biggest) Microsoft tech conferences. I had … Continue reading

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Data News – 2020-09-07

Welcome to another episode of my #DataNews series. In the past week I found some interesting stuff I find you should have a look at. Announcements this week Power BI Paginated Report Builder updates in August 2020: https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/power-bi-paginated-reports-august-2020-updates/ If you … Continue reading

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Let’s have a #PowerBreak – PowerPlatform Dataflows (2020 August)

Gerade ist meine #PowerBreak Session zu Ende gegangen. Danke fürs dabeisein – Danke für die Fragen – Danke fürs Organisierung (Kathrin und Marcus)! Die Slides von heute gibt’s hier zum Download DirectQuery over Power BI dataflows: https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/power-bi-dataflows-direct-query-support https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/power-bi/transform-model/service-dataflows-directquery Enhanced Compute … Continue reading

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All the Power BI and Power Platform News – Recordings of all Business Application Summit Sessions

Because of COVID-19, this years Microsoft Business Application Summit (MBAS) was changed into a virtual only event. The online event itself went smooth with plenty of announcements for all Power Platform technologies including my favorite: Power BI! Because the event … Continue reading

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Hybrid Power BI – What is Possible? What Do you Need?

PowerBI.com was introduced as a cloud-based SaaS solution for self-service business intelligence (BI). With its built-in and custom connectors, Power BI datasets can get their data from various sources irrespective of being on-premises and/or cloud-based data sources. Power BI Dataset … Continue reading

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Business Application Spring ’18 Release Notes

During the Business Applications Spring 18 Release Launch event many enhancements to the Power* ( *= BI & Apps) Universe have been announced. In addition to the announcements made during the event, the Spring ’18 Release Notes Guide (https://aka.ms/businessappsreleasenotes) contains a … Continue reading

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Power BI Report Server – Download of August 2017 Preview

If you are looking for the latest and greatest bits of Power BI Report Server (PBIRS) powerbi.com is the right address to find the installation exe: Navigate to powerbi.com/en-us/report-server/ On this page you’ll find the download for the current release … Continue reading

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Power BI Report Server – Where to find the optimized Power BI Desktop version?

If you want to publish Power BI reports to you Power BI Report Server (PBIRS) instance you need a specialized version of Power BI Desktop. With the August 2017 of PBIRS there is also an updated version of Power BI … Continue reading

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Power BI Report Server (Preview May 2017)

After the first technical preview of Power BI report integration in the SSRS reporting portal, the next preview is available. As a consequence of the announcements of Power BI Premium (post) and the new product name Power BI Report Server (post) … Continue reading

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