The main purpose of the course is to give students a good understanding of data analysis with Power BI. The course includes creating visualizations, the Power BI Service, and the Power BI Mobile App.Audience profileThe course will likely be attended by SQL Server report creators who are interested in alternative methods of presenting data. At course completion
What You Will Learn
Module 1: Introduction to Self-Service BI Solutions
Introduces business intelligence (BI) and how to self-serve with BI.
Introduction to business intelligence
Introduction to data analysis
Introduction to data visualization
Overview of self-service BI
Considerations for self-service BI
Microsoft tools for self-service BI
Module 2: Introducing Power BI
This module introduces Power BI desktop, and explores the features that enable the rapid creation and publication of sophisticated data visualizations.
The Power BI service
Module 3: Power BI
At the end of this module students will be able to explain the rationale and advantages of using Power BI.
Using Excel as a data source for Power BI
The Power BI data model
Using databases as a data source for Power BI
The Power BI service
Module 4: Shaping and Combining Data
With Power BI desktop you can shape and combine data with powerful, buil-in tools. This module introduces the tools that are available for preparing your data, and transforming it into a form ready for reporting.
Power BI desktop queries
Module 5: Modeling data
This module describes how to shape and enhance data.
Calculations and measures
Module 6: Interactive Data Visualizations
This module describes how to create and manage interactive data visualizations.
Creating Power BI reports
Managing a Power BI solution
Module 7: Direct Connectivity
This module describes various connectivity options using Power BI.
Connecting to analysis services
Module 8: The Developer API
This module describes the developer API within Power BI.
The developer API
Module 9: Power BI mobile app
This module describes the Power BI mobile app.
Power BI mobile apps
Using the Power BI mobile app
Power BI embedded;