Microsoft Power BI - A Complete Introduction [2020 EDITION]

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Discover how to use Microsoft's Power BI Tools, including Power BI Desktop, Power BI Pro (Service) and Power BI Developer

About This Video

  • Get to grips with the different tools in the Power BI ecosystem and learn how to use them
  • Analyze data from different data sources and create datasets
  • Create and publish visually appealing charts quickly and easily

In Detail

Whether you want to analyze data from single or multiple sources or create impressive visualizations from datasets and share your results with colleagues, Power BI is the tool that’ll help you to achieve your business intelligence goals. With this video course, you'll learn how to use Power BI’s set of business intelligence tools effectively.

The course starts by taking you through the course objectives and introducing you to Power BI Desktop. Next, you’ll connect Power BI to various source types using the Query Editor, understand the data model, and add relationships between different tables. Moving ahead, you’ll create visuals in the report view and share your work with colleagues and others using Power BI Pro. As you advance, you’ll get prepared to import data from sources such as JSON, REST APIs, and MySQL Server. Later, you’ll explore tips to stay ahead in the Power BI world and create custom visuals using TypeScript and Power BI Developer tools. Toward the end, you’ll test your skills by working through interesting projects and reinforce your knowledge by revising old topics in Power BI.

By the end of this course, you’ll have become familiar with Power BI tools and have developed the skills you need to use them confidently.

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  • Title: Microsoft Power BI - A Complete Introduction [2020 EDITION]
  • Author(s): Manuel Lorenz, Maximilian Schwarzmüller
  • Release date: October 2018
  • Publisher(s): Packt Publishing
  • ISBN: 9781789959031