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Power BI Weekly Issue 38: 17th December 2019

This week, Microsoft has released a multipart series entitled the Power BI Adoption Framework, detailing some best practices when it comes to organisations adopting Power BI. Great content to give to potential Power BI users. Elsewhere, Richard Tkachuk has provided a comparison between Power BI Premium and Azure Analysis Services, Marc Lelijveld has described how to implement a Thumbs up or down Measure Power BI report sentiment with MS Power Automate MS Flow, and Rishi Sapra has written a five-part series on Income Statement Analysis.

Data Prep

Covering: Power Query (M), Dataflows, Data connectors, Analysis Services

Data Modeling

Covering: Relationships, Calculated Columns, Calculated Measures, Calculated Tables, DAX

Report Design and Visualizations

Covering: Report layout and formatting, Mobile reports, Native & Custom visuals, R & Python integration, Visual interactions, Report Themes

Data Exploration

Covering: Dashboards, Quick Insights, Q&A, Filters, Bookmarks, Drill-through

Deployment, Security and Operations

Covering: Apps and App Workspaces, Template Apps, Datasets, Gateways, Security, Sharing, Licences, REST APIs, PowerShell cmdlets, .NET SDK


Covering: Public service announcements, Cross-topic feature summaries, Power BI Overviews, Upcoming webinars/events, Power BI Certifications


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