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

Power BI – December 2017

Power BI December 2017 version, released on 11th of December. Here’s the complete list of December features: Reporting Q&A for report creation (preview) Cross-highlighting for bookmarks More bookmark flexibility Field properties pane and field descriptions Scatter visual from x- & y-axis groupings High density sampling for maps based on latitude and longitude Responsive slicers New … Read morePower BI – December 2017

Power BI – Working with Date – Part II

In the previous post (Working with Date – Part I), I wrote about calculated column for month and year and in this post I will explain how to work with day and week formats. As prerequisites, your Power BI model needs to have a Date table, which will be used to create a couple of … Read morePower BI – Working with Date – Part II

Power BI – Working with Date – Part I

I have been working with Power BI for few years and quite often someone asks me questions about Date functions in DAX (Data Analysis Expressions), that is the reason I am writing this post. As prerequisites, your Power BI model needs to have a Date table, which will be used to create a couple of … Read morePower BI – Working with Date – Part I