Chapter 8. Bringing It All Together

After completing this chapter you will be able to:

  • Understand the basic concepts of BI dashboards in SharePoint.

  • Understand how SharePoint supports the concurrent use of multiple BI products.

  • Create a SharePoint dashboard that uses several different Microsoft BI products and features.


Users in organizations often need to gain insights from data across many different sources. They may need to look at sales data alongside orders data or forecast data. While the requirement itself seems straightforward, the data often resides in many different places—or the people who analyze the data perform that analysis in different ways, using different products. You don’t always have a clear “one size fits all” answer ...

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