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Power BI Weekly Issue 128: 5th October 2021

A couple of updates this week: we've been given the Power BI Report Server September 2021 Feature Summary (which is catching up with features such as the Small Multiples visual and the new model view), and we've been told about the new Security Group Support for Log Analytics Integration (Preview) which is now configurable in the tenant settings.

Elsewhere this week, Mara Pereira has put together a useful, interactive Power BI Adoption Roadmap Assessment based on the official Power BI Roadmap docs, Marat Abdullaev has provided a concise diagram of what to consider when Building a Power BI report - From A to Z (diagram), and Miguel Escobar has described the method to convert Stacked columns to Table using Power Query.

Data Prep

Covering: Power Query (M), Dataflows, Data connectors, AI Insights

Data Modeling

Covering: DAX (Measures & Calculated Tables/Columns), Relationships, Analysis Services, Composite models

Report Authoring and Interactivity

Covering: Layout and formatting, Visualizations, Interactivity, Themes, Mobile reports, Dashboards

Deployment, Security and Operations

Covering: Workspaces and Apps, Template Apps, Deployment Pipelines, Gateways, Security, Sharing, Licences, Admin operations, Developer Tooling


Covering: Cross-topic announcements & feature summaries, Whitepapers, Community events, Learning Resources & Certifications, Podcasts, Sample reports, End-to-end walkthroughs


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