Working with Power BI

Power BI is a tool that amplifies insights and increases the value of data. It offers a wide range of options for developers wanting to make the most of data collected. This course provides a comprehensive overview of Power BI, from building simple reports and visualizations through using Power BI Mobile, incorporating Excel and an introduction to Data Analysis Expressions (DAX). Throughout the course, students will learn using a mixture of lecture and hands-on labs to reinforce learning.

Course Summary

Purpose: 
Provide in-depth understanding of Microsoft Power BI.
Audience: 
Students who are new to Power BI and looking to add it to their skill set.
Skill Level: 
Learning Style: 

Workshops are instructor-led lab-intensives focused on the practical application of technologies through the facilitation of a project-related lab. Workshops are just the opposite of Seminars. They deliver the highest level of knowledge transfer of any format. Think wide (breadth) and deep (depth).

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Duration: 
4 Days
Productivity Objectives: 
  • Use the Power BI Desktop to its full potential
  • Clean and transform all types of data
  • Create custom visualizations and reports
  • Publish and share data in user-friendly form (dashboards, reports) including publishing to the web

What You'll Learn

In the Working with Power BI training course you’ll learn:

  • Introduction to Power BI
    • Attributes and Benefits
    • Installation
  • Getting Data
    • Desktop Overview & Use
    • Managing Data with Query Editor
  • Modeling Data
    • Data Relationships
    • Calculated columns, measures and tables
    • Time-based Data
    • Optimization
  • Visualizations
    • Create and Customize Simple Visualizations
    • Charts, Slicers, Matrixes and Tables
    • Group Interactions
    • R integration in Power BI Desktop
  • Exploring Data
    • Quick Insights with Power BI
    • Creating, Configuring and Sharing Dashboards
    • Incorporating Natural Language
    • Display visuals and using Tiles
    • Personal Gateway installation and configuration
  • Publishing and Sharing
    • Publish, Republish, Refresh, Print and export Dashboards, Reports and Power Reports
    • Power BI Mobile
      • Building, Using and Updating Apps
  • Using Excel and Power BI
    • Managing Data
    • Using Power Pivot
  • Introduction to DAX
    • Calculation types, functions and variables
    • Tables

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