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Content by Charles Sterling

Announcing Data & BI Summit in Dublin, Ireland 24-26 April 2018

Working with the Power BI User Group and Dynamic Communities I am very proud to announce Data & BI Summit will be held in Dublin, Ireland 24-26 April 2018. While the content committee hasn’t announced the final agenda…I have it on good authority Me, Amanda Cofsky, Will Thompson and Nikhil Gaekwad will be getting invited… Read more

Webinar 12/7 -Using Microsoft Flow to automate a B2B approval process by Paul Schaeflein

Recently, Paul Schaeflein was asked how to automate a process to request and approve external users having access to content inside an Office 365 Group.   In this webinar Paul will go through how to use Microsoft Flow, Azure B2B and Microsoft’s Cloud services to solve this scenario.   Out of the box, Microsoft Flow allows you… Read more

Creating Power BI Support Cases

Creating a Power BI Support Case should be as simple as: 1. Go to http://support.powerbi.com 2.  Scroll to the bottom, click the button: “Create Support Ticket” 3. Login with a Power BI Pro Account (no trial will not work) 4.  Describe your issue (see dialog below) 5.  Verify we don’t already have an answer 6. … Read more

Sydney .NET User Group: Power BI for the Developer – Peter Myers

Peter Myers stayed a couple of extra after the Power BI World Tour and did a presentation at Sydney .NET User Group: Power BI for the Developer In this session he covered: Integrate, Extend, Embed! In this presentation, you will learn how developers can deliver real-time dashboards, create custom visuals and embed rich interactive analytics… Read more

PowerApps and Power BI Materials for VS Live

Getting ready for my trip to VS Live Orlando tomorrow and remembered the question i always get asked is: “Where can i find the slides” Followed by: “Where can i find the demos” ….For this conference i am going to post them ahead of time! Although i don’t plan on opening Power Point, the slides… Read more

Avoid email notifications from Office Groups when adding people to groups when embedding Power BI into SharePoint pages

I am sitting in the Seattle SharePoint Saturday and one of the attendee’s asked how to suppress the welcome message sent from adding people to the Office 365 group. When you embed a Power BI report into a SharePoint page only the members of the Office Group will be able to see the report….even if… Read more

Using Power BI and Application Insights REST APIs to gain insight into your application health

Reporting on Application Insights REST APIs with Power BI · Developers can access their Application Insights data (events, metrics & analytics queries) using REST APIs from https://dev.applicationinsights.io/ To Demo this: · Open https://dev.applicationinsights.io/ to demo REST APIs using the fabrikamprod resource. REST APIs are one of the ways to access your Application Insights Data (in… Read more

Power BI Embedded to solve Enterprise Purchasing Challenges

At Microsoft we are lucky in that our IT organization has made acquiring Power BI Pro licenses very easy.  But our internal teams still need the features of the new capacity offering, like larger dataset sizes, the 48 data refreshes per day and 100 TB of Storage and unfortunately due to the fact purchasing capacity… Read more

Getting Started with Azure Analysis Services Webinar Sept 21

The Azure Analysis Services team would like to help you get started with this exciting new offering that makes scaling Business Intelligence solutions easier than ever. In this Webinar you will meet the Analysis Services team (such as Josh Caplan and Kay Unkroth) where they will show you the easiest way to get started with… Read more

Presenting with Kelly Kaye at the Washington Procurement Conference

Kelly Kaye, a senior finance manager, is passionate about Power BI. Kelly is the founder and a monthly co-host of the Power BI Geeks user group. She actively participates the Power BI design process and one of the most active contributors in the Microsoft Power BI Yammer Group​… Read more