forecasting in Power BI

Forecasting in Power BI

Forecasting in Power BI will allow you take a time series of data and make predictions or estimates about the future.  The forecasting tool is available in the analytics pane on Line charts.  At the moment it is only available in single value line charts.  And it is only available in Power BI Desktop and not services […]

Power BI Content Packs

Power BI Content Packs – Analyse Mailchimp and Google Analytics

Big data and the data trend is everywhere. But I know many small businesses believe all of this is out of their reach. the belief is that it costs too much and they don’t have the skill set. Let me introduce you to Microsoft Power BI services and their Content Packs – best of all, […]

Publish Reports from Power BI Desktop to Power BI Services

Publish Reports from Power BI Desktop to Power BI Services

When you create a report in Power BI Desktop there are a number of reasons you might want to publish it to Power BI services. Maybe you  want to share your report with others with in your organisation You might want to embed the report on a website You need to add reports to an App […]

manage measures in PowerBI

How to Manage Measures in PowerBI

So you have connected all of your data into PowerBI and you have transformed and shaped it.  Now all you need to do is create some calculations, know as measures, so you can begin to make some visualizations. Off you go and do the normal SUM, Count and Average DAX functions across a number of the tables […]