Watch the Data Explorer session at TechEd North America 2013

As many of you may know, TechEd North America happened a couple of weeks ago in New Orleans (LA). During the event, there were quite a few sessions showcasing Data Explorer (including the Day 1 Keynote), but we wanted to specifically call out Faisal Mohamood’s session: Microsoft “Data Explorer” for Excel – Discover, Combine and…


Using Data Explorer and Geoflow to decide where to go for dinner!

Data Explorer and Geoflow are the new additions to the Self-Service BI tools in Excel. But as you will see in this post, Self-Service BI can become truly personal depending on the nature of the questions that you are trying to answer… This got demonstrated yesterday in a blog post on the Microsoft BI blog:…


From Data to Insight & Impact using Data Explorer, Power View and GeoFlow

Earlier this week, a great video was published to the Microsoft BI blog demonstrating how to discover interesting public data using Data Explorer, import and shape it to empower amazing 2D and 3D visualizations in Power View and GeoFlow. Using Microsoft’s Self-Service BI tools, Marc Reguera (Microsoft Finance Director) was able to get insights about…