Webinar: Increase operational performance and data visibility using the Common Data Model and PowerApps Sept 14th

Based on the great feedback from the Power BI Webinar Series we plan to create a series for PowerApps.  The first of which will be on the Common Data Model. The rest of the series will cover: Get started Create your first app Customize your app Manage your app Connections SharePoint Integration with Power Apps…


Power BI at SQL Saturday Portland Oct 22

This year SQL Saturday has dedicated an entire track to Power BI.  They are still deciding which sessions they will be hosting, but the initial submissions are looking great! In addition to the Power BI sessions CSG will also be offering a Dashboard in an hour Session! If you are are not familiar w/ this…


Power BI Dashboard in a Day and Dashboard in an Hour Training Near you

One of the top request we hear from Power BI customers is:  “Where can i find Power BI Training?”. In addition to a LOT of custom training by the Power BI Partners, the development team works on three training courses that we update monthly: Product based, Guided Learning https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/guided-learning/ Visualizing Data EDX Course: https://www.edx.org/course/analyzing-visualizing-data-power-bi-microsoft-dat207x-3 Dashboard…


Power BI training in Portland: Dashboard in an Hour by CSG Sept 29th

    CSG is taking the DIAH training and making available FOR FREE! Additionally the folks at CSG  will be offering a Dashboard in an hour session available at SQL Saturday http://www.sqlsaturday.com/572/eventhome.aspx      What is Dashboard in an Hour? A hands-on session using Microsoft Power BI to show you how to build a Power…


Shooting a Visual Studio Toolbox episode with Robert Green

While shopping at Costo last night, noticed an old friend Robert Green and his beautiful wife Collette happen to be checking out in front of us  (they even came down and visited us while in Australia).  While chatting the topic of work came up and the fact I am now on the Power BI team…


Seattle Free Dashboard in an Hour Power BI Training Sept 21st

Neal Analytics, PowerPivotPro and the Seattle User Group are teaming up to offer free Power BI Training Sept 21st. Dashboard in an Hour   DIAH is designed to accelerate your Power BI experience with a comprehensive training program all in a single hour. All you have to do is bring your Windows-based Notebook and we’ll…


Looking for Power BI Training? Check out Dashboard in a day in Chicago

If you are a Power BI customer in the Chicago area looking for Power BI training, join Rightpoint for some of the best Power BI training available, an end to end look at Power BI with the Dashboard in a Day (DIAD) training jointly developed with Microsoft. Chicago Dashboard in a Day DIAD is designed…


Getting Started with Power BI Custom Visuals at the Durham PowerBI User Group and Power BI Webinar

Great news in addition to the presenting at the Durham User Group Kevin, one of the Data Platform MVP has offered to pre-deliver this session as Power BI Webinar. -Thanks Kevin!     ‘Getting Started with Custom Visuals’ Getting Started With Custom Visuals With Power BI – Microsoft has made it possible for developers to…


Power Bi Webinars for the week of 8/24: Row Level Security and Finding and Transforming data with Power Query in Excel and Power BI Desktop

This week brings us two of the best presenters from down under:  Dr Greg Low from Australia and Reza Rad from New Zealand.   Reza will be kicking off the week with the most requested topic…Best practices around implementing Row Level Security with Power Bi and Greg will be delivering one of the most popular modules…