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Power BI Premium Announces Support for Larger Datasets
Power BI Premium now supports datasets of up to 10gb, up from 1gb. The Power BI Premium large models documentation provides additional best practices and guidance for deploying models larger than 1 GB The Power BI Premium whitepaper provide a high-level overview of Power BI Premium and our vision The Power BI Premium admin document...
7 Minute Read – Why You Should Be Using Static Pool Analysis for Performance Based Analytics
Static pool or “vintage” analysis has long been used by the financial services industry to evaluate lifetime losses of lending pools and provide, to an extent, the probability of future trends of expected losses. The term “vintage” is sometimes used as an analogy to the wine industry and the rating or quality of wines based on their harvest year....
BI Collaboration for SharePoint Power BI Groups Video Demo
New version and pricing for +BI Collaboration! Automatically add all of your Power BI items in your work space and groups to your SharePoint lists Send notifications to your group and team members about dashboards, reports, and documents with state and priority Add tasks and follow up actions for your Power BI and document library items Add pub...
The Basics of Business Intelligence
What is Business Intelligence?  Business intelligence is the applied business and technical science of delivering data to decision makers that enables strategic and tactical decision making. In short, it delivers the right data to the right people at the right time. Business Intelligence is a cohesive prescriptive organizational methodology,...
2016 Election Campaign Contributions
Ever wonder where the contributions to the 2016 election candidates comes from? Using publicly available data we've created a Microsoft PowerBI report that allows you to interactively drill into campaign contributions from committees. See it here:
 7 Minute Read – Don’t Forget About the 5th Perspective in Your Balanced Scorecard
File these thoughts under another thing to keep business executives up at night. Are you tracking the right key performance indicators for your organization? We’re all familiar with the Balanced Scorecard introduced by Kaplan and Norton in the 90’s for tracking objectives. It is simply a tool used to evaluate, define, track and improve core busin...
Embedding a Power BI Report in SharePoint using PerformancePoint
Instructions and walk through for embedding a Power BI report in SharePoint using PerformancePoint. This video uses the embed feature from Power BI to help you display your Power BI reports in SharePoint.
5 Challenges in Business Intelligence and How to Solve Them
Ever wondered what a well-planned and deployed business intelligence project can do for your business without all the challenges? By now if you’re not aggressively mining your data you’re not only leaving money on the table, you’re falling behind your competitors. Looking for basic aberrations and trends in data for sales, marketing, operations and...
Creating an SSRS Report in SharePoint 2013 from Excel Services
This video will walk through the steps for creating a SSRS Report with Report Builder 3.0 in SharePoint 2013 from Excel Services.
  Creating a PowerView Dashboard in SharePoint 2013 from Excel PowerPivot 2013
This video will walk through the steps for creating a PowerView dashboard in SharePoint 2013 using Excel 2013 and PowerPivot.