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Microsoft a leader in the 2017 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Business Intelligence and Analytics Platforms

Microsoft has emerged as the leader in the 2017 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Business Intelligence and Analytics Platforms, repeating last years achievements. The quadrant essentially entails a graph that measures a company ‘ability to execute’ versus its ‘completeness of vision’ Microsoft has credited its Power BI service for the recognition, and say; We’re humbled by […]

Power BI Data Sources

It’s possible to connect your Power BI Desktop to a great number of sources, via the ‘Get Data’ button. Possible data sources include, but are not limited to; Excel Spreadsheets CSV Files XML Files Text Files SQL Server Databases Access Databases MySQL Databases Oracle Databases Dynamics 365 Sharepoint GitHub Google Analytics Quickbooks Facebook Pages Stripe […]

Power BI Tips Website

PowerBI.tips has some very interesting tips to help you get the best out of the software. The site has only been around since March 2016, and is run by a Mike Carlo, who states that the blog is dedicated to learning and developing visualizations for PowerBI desktop, PowerBI.com and for data modeling in excel. Check […]