Power BI – August 2018

Power BI August 2018 version, released on: 08th of August – 2.61.5192.601 Here’s the complete list of August updates: Reporting Print reports through Export to PDF Create bookmark groups Theming generally available Slicer restatement Analytics Conditional formatting by values Python integration (preview) Q&A improvements Q&A in Power BI Desktop generally available Better matching experience for … Read morePower BI – August 2018

Power BI – July 2018

Power BI July 2018 version, released on: 23rd of July – 2.60.5169.3201 31st of July – 2.60.5169.4101 – ONLY 64-bit Here’s the complete list of July updates: Modeling Composite models (preview) Reporting New visual header with more flexibility and formatting Wallpaper formatting Theming update – more visual and page control (preview) Tooltips for table and … Read morePower BI – July 2018

What is SQLSaturday?

On this post, I will talk about SQLSaturday. I believe some people don’t know what SQLSaturday is and I am so happy to explain it 😊 SQLSaturday is a free 1-day training event for SQL Server professionals that focus on local speakers, providing a variety of high-quality technical sessions, and making it all happen through … Read moreWhat is SQLSaturday?

Power BI – June 2018

Power BI June 2018 version, released on: 05th of June – 2.59.5135.421 15th of June – 2.59.5135.601 27th of June – 2.59.5135.781 Here’s the complete list of June updates: Reporting High contrast support for reports Donut radius control Pie and donut detail labels position control Format data labels separately for each measure in a combo … Read morePower BI – June 2018

Power BI – March 2018

Power BI March 2018 version, released on: 7th of March – 2.56.5023.861 14th of March – 2.56.5023.942 19th of March – 2.56.5023.1021 Here’s the complete list of March features: Reporting Report page tooltips (preview) Bookmarking is now generally available Display units and precision control for table & matrix columns Turn off the visual header in … Read morePower BI – March 2018

Power BI – February 2018

Power BI February 2018 version, released on: 5th of February – 2.55.5010.521 12th of February – 2.55.5010.621 16th of February – 2.55.5010.641 Here’s the complete list of February features: Reporting Multi-select data points across multiple charts Sync slicers across multiple pages of your report Numeric range slicer improvement – whole number snapping (preview) Faster geocoding … Read morePower BI – February 2018

Free Power BI Training and Books

Hi All, Almost every week a friend, colleague, customers or family members (yes, family member…) ask me about Power BI Training. This is the reason I decided to write this post about Free Power BI Training and Books. On-Line Training Microsoft Microsoft provides a good documentation of Power BI, including Power BI Services, Power BI … Read moreFree Power BI Training and Books

Power BI Exam – 70-778 Analyzing and Visualizing Data with Microsoft Power BI

Microsoft released Power BI exam 70-778 (Analyzing and Visualizing Data with Microsoft Power BI) around July 2017 as a beta exam and in January 2018 the exam was removed from beta. This week, I decided to do the exam and it was a great experience as I have been working with Power BI since it … Read morePower BI Exam – 70-778 Analyzing and Visualizing Data with Microsoft Power BI

Power BI – January 2018

Power BI January 2018 version, released on: 8th of January – 2.54.4970.761 18th of January – 2.54.4970.961 Here’s the complete list of January features: Reporting Show and hide pages Control data label background color for Cartesian and maps visuals Increase area used for axis labels in charts Bar/column padding control Show dates as a hierarchy … Read morePower BI – January 2018