Category Archives: Cloud

Data News – 2021-01-25

Welcome to 2021! Herzlich Willkommen in 2021! Another week and other data links for you! I hope you had a great weekend – I spent mine outdoors – long walks and long runs.. and it was great to be outside … Continue reading

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Connectors in Power Query (reference link)

Sometimes even the internet has some real treasures hidden and I found on this weekend. In many workshops my customers ask me – “Wolfgang, is connector to system XYZ supported in Power BI datasets AND dataflows?” .. and in some … Continue reading

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Data News – 2021-01-18

Welcome to 2021! Herzlich Willkommen in 2021! 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. After the end-of-year break, let’s start into the … Continue reading

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Create a new Power BI report and dataset (simply in the service, without Power BI Desktop)

In December, the Power BI team released a new feature to create reports in Power BI service. Which does not sound new, right? Since the beginning of Power BI, you could create a new report in the service.. but now, … Continue reading

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A New Era for Self-Service BI: Direct Query for Power BI DataSets

Do you remember the times, when Business Intelligence meant to only have one single point of truth within your organization? And this single source of truth was your enterprise semantic model? How often do you wanted to extend this central … Continue reading

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Data News – 2020-12-21

Welcome to another episode of my #DataNews series. It’s almost Christmas and the data world does not really stand still – let’s have a look what happened in the past data-week: The Future of PASS PASS – the Professional Association … Continue reading

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Do you know PASSTV?

If you had no chance to attend the Virtual 2020 PASS Summit, there are some sessions (and keynotes) available for on-demand viewing at the PASS TV page. I especially liked the day 2 keynote with Microsoft Technical Fellow Hanuma Kodavalla … Continue reading

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Data News – 2020-12-14

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. The year is slowly but steadily reaching its end.. but data news happen day after … Continue reading

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Data News – 2020-12-07

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. The last week was a very interesting one – huge and long awaited announcements happened … Continue reading

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Data News – 2020-11-30

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. Azure Data Factory How to Handle SQL DB Row-Level Errors in ADF Data Flows: https://techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/azure-data-factory/how-to-handle-sql-db-row-level-errors-in-adf-data-flows/ba-p/1921000Continue reading

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