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Adam AspinPro Power BI Desktophttps://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4842-3210-1_1

1. Introduction to Power BI Desktop

Adam Aspin
Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, UK
If you are reading this book, it is probably because you need to use data. More specifically, you want to take a journey from data through to insight where quantities of facts and figures need to be shaped into comprehensible information and given clear and visual meaning. Once you have correlated and isolated your analyses, you probably want to share them with colleagues or friends.
This book is all about that journey. It covers the many ways that you can transform raw data into high-impact analyses using Power BI Desktop—the self-service business intelligence (BI) and ...

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